The large-scale deal of the European aircraft producer with China is deemed a blow to its American competitor Boeing.
France's leader is seeking to make the BRI a two-way street.
The Franco-German assembly was first proposed to celebrate an anniversary of the 1963 post-war reconciliation treaty signed by De Gaulle
Lots of strategic infrastructure throughout the EU is already in Chinese hands, Oettinger has cautioned.
Germany's top diplomat has spiced up his criticism of Italy's deal with China with a call for EU unity vis-a-vis
There were no incidents involving the military troops redeployed by Macron from Operation Sentinel to relieve the police.
The far-right League party, junior partner in the ruling populist coalition, has been opposed to the move, with its leader
The French President has been perceived as the least compromising EU leader on Brexit.
The decision is designed to demonstrate power while relieving France's financially strained police, according to an expert.
The income losses from a soft Brexit will be twice as small.
The extension will be only until April 12 if the British Parliament refuses once again to adopt May's Brexit deal