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Donald Trump is a free trade hero

19 September 2018 8:44

President Trump has stated on numerous occasions that he wants to increase trade. Under his wise rule, he assures us,…

Donald Trump’s WTO threat shows he is becoming predictable

31 August 2018 12:45

The obvious reaction to Donald Trump’s threat to withdraw the US from the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is that it…

Trumpworld is spinning out of control

22 August 2018 16:21

The fate of the Trump presidency now hangs on what Michael Cohen says

The sordid reality of the Trump presidency

22 August 2018 11:02

‘How ya like me now?’ tweeted Stormy Daniels last night — and, whatever else you might think about a porn…

Trump’s presidency has imploded – in less than two years

22 August 2018 7:21

This is the beginning of the end of the Donald Trump presidency. The double whammy of Michael Cohen, his former…

Angela Merkel prepares for a rematch with Vladimir Putin

16 August 2018 12:40

German chancellor Angela Merkel has a lot on her plate. In addition to keeping her rabble-rouser junior coalition partners in…

Trump’s Iran sanctions send a message to Europe: the U.S. is still the boss

6 August 2018 12:13

On Monday, August 6, the long-arm of the U.S. Treasury Department reached into Europe and violently shook the continent. The…

Has Donald Trump finally met a European leader he can work with?

31 July 2018 8:03

Donald Trump has finally met a European leader he can stand for more than a moment: Italy’s bookish new premier,…

How May, Macron and Merkel failed to tame Trump

18 July 2018 8:16

To conclude that relations between the United States and the Europeans are in quite a chaotic and unpredictable state is…

Will Donald Trump dare to challenge Putin over his political prisoners?

16 July 2018 12:56

From Nixon’s ‘détente’ to Obama’s ‘reset’, every new US administration makes one attempt at reconciliation with Moscow. Today it’s Donald…

A capital afternoon at London’s Trump protest

14 July 2018 9:17

Usually it starts at McDonald’s. When protestors gather in central London they like to vandalise the burger chain’s Whitehall branch…

The Trump-May press conference was a comic masterpiece

13 July 2018 15:47

Donald Trump never fails to amuse. He is very, very funny. You can say that he should be no laughing…

The EU is terrified that Britain will make a success of Brexit

13 July 2018 15:14

Now that the EU white paper is out we can see that terms like vassal state, colony and homage were…

Admit it, Trump is right about Sadiq Khan

13 July 2018 12:47

I’m sorry to say this, but Donald Trump really doesn’t think much about Britain at all. He may have some…

Donald Trump is a news god – but his memory is patchy

13 July 2018 9:38

One of the myths about Donald Trump is that he’s wildly unpredictable. In media terms, he’s an absolute banker: everywhere…

Donald Trump is wrong about Germany being a ‘captive’ of Russia

12 July 2018 15:22

“What good is Nato if Germany is paying Russia billions of dollars for gas and energy?” tweeted Donald Trump on…

Donald Trump does Brexit

12 July 2018 11:40

PART I President Donald Trump is less than impressed with Theresa May’s Brexit plan, it seems. ‘I’m not sure that’s…

Trump surprises Nato members with demand that they should spend 4% on defence

11 July 2018 18:26

Donald Trump has demanded that Nato members spend four percent of their GDP on defence. He is proposing a doubling…

Watch: Theresa May dodges Donald Trump’s handshake

11 July 2018 13:58

When Theresa May first met Donald Trump, she was pictured strolling arm-in-arm with the president through the grounds of the…

Donald Trump goes to war with Nato

11 July 2018 10:04

Don’t say you weren’t warned. Ahead of the Nato summit in Brussels today, Donald Trump had spent the last two…

Poor Theresa May. In Trump-speak, ‘very good relationship’ means he can’t stand you

10 July 2018 14:14

Uh oh – Poor Theresa.  You know that when Donald Trump, the most powerful man in the world, tells the…

Brett Kavanaugh is a Republican’s dream Supreme Court Justice

10 July 2018 10:19

After reciting the usual homilies about the need to interpret the American Constitution as it was written, President Trump appeared…

How will the markets react to Trump’s upcoming talks?

5 July 2018 14:55

This week NATO meets. Mr Trump will want more progress with increasing spending by European allies. Many of them are…

Why I won’t appear on the Guardian’s anti-Trump panel

4 July 2018 18:04

Should I help the Guardian to make money? The question arises because the paper’s emissaries have been badgering me to…

Erdogan, Trump and other fragile egos: Theresa May’s unenviable foreign policy dilemmas

29 June 2018 16:39

Given the way her Cabinet ministers are behaving at the moment, Theresa May is really rather used to dealing with…