About: John McCain

Global Europe 21-03-2018

Trump congratulates Putin on election, leaders look to meet soon

President Donald Trump yesterday (20 March) congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his re-election and said they would likely meet soon as relations between the two countries grow more strained over allegations of Russian meddling in the US electoral system.
Trade & Society 24-01-2017

Europe moves to pick up free trade scraps as Trump ditches TPP

President Donald Trump signed an executive order formally withdrawing the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal yesterday (23 January) as Europe sniffed a chance to pick up the free trade the US is turning its back on.
Central Europe 15-02-2016

US senators urge Poland to respect democracy, rule of law

Poland should recommit to the respect for democracy, human rights, and rule of law, three US senators said in a letter sent to the prime minister, referring to new laws on media and the constitutional court.
Trade & Society 14-01-2015

TTIP: MEP hails proposal to repeal US Jones Act

Liberal MEP Marietje Schaake flagged on Wednesday (14 January) a proposal by US Senator John McCain to repeal the 'Jones Act'.
Europe's East 15-04-2014

US says arming Ukraine forces is an option

Following the EU's decision, Monday (14 April) to expand the list of Russian officials targeted by an asset freeze and travel ban, the United States announced that it is considering supplying arms to Ukraine.