Spotlight

Vladimir Putin - Russian News Politics - Russia Story Today

Putin: Russia Will Match US Deployment Of Nuclear Missiles Near Russia By Stationing Its Own Missiles Closer to US

“These weapons, by their tactical and technical specifications, including their flight time to the command centres I’m talking about, will fully correspond to the threats that will be directed against Russia.” Read Vladimir Putin warnings to USA.

Editor’s Choice

Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston, Anna Soubry Tory MPs Defect to Labour Independent Group

Tory MPs Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston, Anna Soubry Defect to Labour Independent Group

Anna Soubry, Sarah Wollaston and Heidi Allen wrote a joint letter to Theresa May to confirm their departure. They said Brexit had “redefined the Conservative Party – undoing all the efforts to modernise it” and there had been a “shift to the right”. Read more.

Kim Jong Un - North Korea Politics News

North Korea’s Kim to Travel to Vietnam By Train, Summit At Government Guesthouse

Trump and Kim will meet in the Vietnamese capital on Feb. 27-28, eight months after a historic summit in Singapore in June – the first between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader – at which they pledged to work towards the complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula. Read more.

Political Quotes

Leo Varadkar and Theresa May - Ireland Politics - UK News

‘I Believe We Will Strike Brexit Deal’ – Irish PM Varadkar Quote

“As things stand, the UK will leave the EU on March 29, six weeks from now, with or without an agreement. I believe we will strike a deal.” – Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar (Taoiseach) political quote.

Angela Merkel - Germany Politics News Headlines

‘We Want Orderly Brexit’ – Angela Merkel Quotes

“We’re not working towards a scenario that would take place without rules.” – Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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Africa

Atiku Abubakar and Muhammadu Buhari - Nigeria Politics News Today

Nigeria 2019 Elections Delay Adds to Uncertainty For Investors

A surprise delay in Nigeria’s presidential ballot has served foreign asset managers another reminder of political risk and volatile investment returns in Africa’s biggest economy – just days after piling into assets in a bet on a smooth election run. Read more.

Europe

Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston, Anna Soubry Tory MPs Defect to Labour Independent Group

Tory MPs Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston, Anna Soubry Defect to Labour Independent Group

Anna Soubry, Sarah Wollaston and Heidi Allen wrote a joint letter to Theresa May to confirm their departure. They said Brexit had “redefined the Conservative Party – undoing all the efforts to modernise it” and there had been a “shift to the right”. Read more.

Oceania

Jacinda Ardern - New Zealand Politics News

Jacinda Ardern Says New Zealand Will Conduct Huawei Risk

New Zealand will independently assess the risk of using China’s Huawei Technologies in 5G networks, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday after a report suggested that British precautions could be used by other nations. Read more.