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Belgium Yellow Vests take Brussels by storm to protest against UN Migration Pact

By The European Union Times Police have deployed water cannon during a rally against the controversial UN migration pact in Brussels. Officers were seen scuffling with protesters, who threw firecrackers before facing off with law-enforcement. The rally was dubbed the ‘March against Marrakech’ in reference to the city where the pact was signed earlier in…

Venezuela becomes America's Cuba 2.0 warns German media

By The European Union Times The arrival of Russian Tupolev Tu-160 strategic bombers to Venezuela has spurred negative reactions from some US officials, although the planes didn’t carry nuclear armaments and had already visited the country in the past. German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine has alleged that the disturbance in US government circles, which was incited…

Russia rises as US declines, Diversity not selling, People want Ethno-nationalism: Pat Buchanan

By The European Union Times Democracy is in discredit and is no longer a precondition to have a country’s economy prosper, Patrick Buchanan, an American politician who served as a top advisor to three US presidents, suggests. In an article for The American Conservative magazine, Patrick Buchanan, an ex-senior advisor to US Presidents Richard Nixon,…

French government faces no confidence vote on Ousting Macron as the country is in crisis

By The European Union Times Macron’s Government is set for a no confidence vote as French lawmakers have put together a joint statement filing a motion of no confidence against Macron’s government, AFP reports. Leaders André Chassaigne, of the French Communist Party; Olivier Faure, from the Socialist Party; and Jean-Luc Mélenchon, founder of France Unbowed…

Bolton is preparing plan for my assassination, with help from Bogota – Venezuela's Maduro

By The European Union Times Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has accused US National Security Advisor John Bolton of preparing a plot to murder him, and also has called out Colombian leader Ivan Duque as Bolton’s accomplice. “John Bolton is leading the plan to unleash violence and conduct a coup to introduce a transitional government” in…

Brazil to pull out of UN Migration Pact as “It doesn’t serve national interests”

By The European Union Times President-elect Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil announced Monday that when his right-wing administration comes to power in January they will withdraw from the U.N. Migration pact. “Immigration is welcome, but it should not be indiscriminate,” Ernesto Araujo, who will be the new foreign minister, tweeted, adding: “It must serve the national…

Italian MPs secretly filmed having sex in govt bathroom

By The European Union Times Two Italian MPs have been busted for mixing passion with politics after being secretly recorded having sex in a bathroom at the Chamber of Deputies in Rome, according to Italian media outlets. The naughtiness, which was captured with a smartphone, involved MPs from the Five Star Movement (M5S) and Lega…