Monday

20th Feb 2017

Ticker

Trump win causes anxiety everywhere, says Sturgeon

Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon congratulated Donald Trump on his election victory in the US, but noted "this is not the outcome I hoped for". "Many in America and across the world, will also feel a real sense of anxiety," she said. UK prime minister Theresa May said earlier she looked forward to working with Trump.

Agenda

Pence, Greece and Brexit This WEEK

The US vice-president becomes the first senior Trump administration official to visit EU institutions. Greece's creditors try to break deadlock in talks, and British Lords will debate Brexit.

Analysis

Why Romania erupted in protest

Current anger over corruption laws can be traced back to a night-club fire in 2015, when many died because of lax safety standards. Romanians then realised that corruption can kill.

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