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US and China face off with Brussels as ref

As the United States and China clash, both want Europe on their side. Will the EU pick one or mediate?
Romeo Orlandi • Tuesday, 16 April 2019 14:30
 

Germany and its world-record surplus

The Merkel star is waning but hasn’t solved Germany’s excessive surplus, a big problem for Europe
Guiomar Parada • Friday, 12 April 2019 12:16
 

Yemen, a temporary peace

Despite the truce holding up and meetings between the government and rebels with the UN’s backing, the situation in Yemen is still on a knife edge
Tommaso Canetta • Saturday, 06 April 2019 15:49
 

Yaoundé gets red-carded

The republic will have to forego hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations due to delays in its organisation and a precarious security record
Marco Cochi • Tuesday, 09 April 2019 16:32
 

Jordan, monarchy and government in trouble

Demonstrations have toppled the government. The new government is trying to listen to the people, amid pressure from the IMF and major migrations
Matteo Meloni • Wednesday, 03 April 2019 12:24
 
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