Germany says European countries can no longer fully rely on the United States, calling for a unified front against Washington after US President Donald Trump called the 28-member bloc a “foe” with regard to trade.
German support for Russia’s plans to double the capacity of the Nord Stream natural gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea has, in turn, encouraged Bulgaria’s aspirations to develop a regional gas hub with Russian help.
US President Donald Trump has warned European leaders to “better watch themselves” because immigration is "changing the culture" of their societies, while UK Prime Minister Theresa May said it “has been good” for Britain.
The NATO military alliance has helped the United States to maintain its dominance over Europe’s security and international affairs and keep the continent under its hegemony, long after the Cold War, an American analyst says.
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday Europe needed to react quickly and protect its economic sovereignty vis-à-vis the United States as the latter rejected a French request for waivers for its companies operating in Iran.
Iran can neutralize US sanctions on its oil exports if the European Union provides the Islamic Republic with a credit line in the form of 'finance', said a member of Board of Directors of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA).
Promotion of relations between Iran and Europe, which appeared particularly during the recent visit of Iranian president to Bern and Vienna, is another defeat for the US hostile policies, a senior lawmaker said in Karaj, Alborz Province, on Wednesday.