E.U. adds new sanctions on Syrian regime linked entities

Council of the European Union, Feb. 17, 2020

The Council has added eight prominent businessmen and two entities linked to those businessmen to the list of persons and entities subject to the sanctions against the Syrian regime and its supporters. Their activities directly benefited the Assad …

A Texas-Size Defeat for the E.U.: Brexit Is Here

By: Steven ErlangerThe New York Times, Jan. 31, 2020

The European Parliament voted in Brussels on Wednesday to ratify the withdrawal agreement that governs Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, which will formally happen on Friday at midnight Brussels …