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Global Europe 29-05-2017

US might ban laptops on all flights into and out of the country

The United States might ban laptops from aircraft cabins on all flights into and out of the country as part of a ramped-up effort to protect against potential security threats, US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said yesterday (28 May).
Arab Spring 22-05-2017

Trump tells Middle East to ‘drive out’ Islamist extremists

President Donald Trump urged Arab and Islamic leaders yesterday (21 May) to unite and do their share to defeat Islamist extremists, making an impassioned plea to "drive out" terrorists while toning down his own harsh rhetoric about Muslims.
Global Europe 07-02-2017

EU migration chief to tell US it must keep taking in refugees

The European Union's migration Commissioner will tell the new US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly in Washington on Wednesday (8 February) that the United States cannot shut its doors on refugees despite President Donald Trump's orders.
Global Europe 30-01-2017

UK rebuffs calls to cancel Trump visit

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday (30 January) she was looking forward to hosting US President Donald Trump in a state visit, after more than one million people signed a petition demanding the invitation be withdrawn following his controversial travel ban.
Global Europe 30-01-2017

EU migration chief may call Trump team over Muslim travel ban

EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos is considering calling the US government to find out how EU citizens will be affected by US President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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