As Italy’s Nationalist Government Rises In Popularity, Its Attacks On The Country’s Democratic And Cultural Institutions Are Piling Up
In the court of public opinion, Matteo Salvini and Luigi Di Maio are winning.
Silvio Berlusconi Will Probably Skip His Own Party’s Conference And Go To Vladimir Putin’s Birthday Party Instead
The Russian president has invited Berlusconi to Sochi to celebrate his 66th birthday.
Italy Asked About Weakening Sanctions Against Russia At A Closed-Door Meeting Of European Diplomats
No European government supported the Italian request at a meeting of diplomats earlier this month.
A Senior EU Government Official Has Responded To Theresa May's Angry Brexit Speech: “I Get It. She Is Panicking.”
The breakdown in relations between the PM and her EU counterparts was “almost an accident” caused by missed expectations on both sides, European sources told BuzzFeed News.
Here’s A Totally Incredible Story About Pro-Russian Mercenaries And A Close Aide To Italy’s De Facto Leader
Gianluca Savoini is not under investigation, but his alleged links to far-right extremists, according to court papers, raise new questions about his relationship with Matteo Salvini.
Joseph Mifsud Was Just Fined $57,000. He Missed His Whole Trial Because Police Couldn't Find Him.
The Maltese professor at the center of the Trump-Russia probe, described by lawyers as a "ghost," was convicted by an Italian court after not turning up for a single day of his own trial.
A New Leak Reveals The Government's "No Deal" Brexit Papers Will Cover 84 Areas Of British Life
Papers on the consequences of leaving the EU without an agreement will cover topics from broadcasting to blood safety, according to a list seen by BuzzFeed News.
The EU Dropped Plans To Release A Statement Backing Canada In Its Diplomatic Fight With Saudi Arabia
A senior EU official said the absence of a public statement backing Canada was “sad.”
Trump’s Love For Deals Risks Destabilizing Borders In The Western Balkans
Serbia and Kosovo are talking about redrawing their borders. Major European capitals are opposed and the US used to be too — but things have changed under Trump.
Remember Trump’s Tweet Saying He Was Pulling Out Of The G7 Summit Agreement? US Officials Ignored It.
“It's like there's a reality TV president, in his own bubble, thinking he controls stuff. It's like The Truman Show.”
EU Diplomats Have Been Told An Amendment On Northern Ireland Has Significantly Increased The Odds Of A No-Deal Brexit
An amendment adopted by MPs this week makes EU proposals to avoid a hard border in Northern Ireland illegal. But the proposals are crucial to reaching a Brexit deal.
The Unofficial Kremlin Fixer Of Italy's Interior Minister Sat In On Official Meetings In Moscow. Nobody Seems To Know Why.
The president of an Italian pro-Kremlin cultural association says he was in Moscow as a “member of the minister’s staff.” But he wasn’t on the ministerial list of delegates.
15 Of The Weirdest Things President Trump Has Done At Meetings Of World Leaders
From G20 to NATO to WTF.
The Professor At The Center Of The Trump-Russia Probe Was A No-Show In Court
At a hearing in Palermo, Italy, Joseph Mifsud was described as “a ghost.”
The EU’s Anti-Fraud Investigators Have Accused A Senior EU Official Of Abusing Public Assets And Resources
Exclusive: A former member of the 28-strong European Court of Auditors is accused of abusing court assets totalling about €500,000, according to a well-placed source.
European Diplomats Are Worried That Theresa May Is Not Going To Survive As PM
"Now we don’t know if she will be in position in two weeks," one EU official told BuzzFeed News.
This Is What The EU Really Thinks About Theresa May’s New Brexit Plan
Exclusive: The initial assessment from Brussels, the details of which have been seen by BuzzFeed News, says the latest UK proposals cross red lines agreed by EU leaders.
The Tories Have Finally Agreed A Brexit Plan. Here's What You Need To Know
Theresa May has succeeded in getting her feuding cabinet ministers to sign up to a softer Brexit plan. But will hardline Tory MPs back it, and what are the chances of the EU agreeing it?
Theresa May Is Taking Her Ministers To The Countryside To Talk Brexit, But They're Losing Hope Of A Deal
And Tory backbenchers on both sides are so frustrated they’re threatening to vote against her “pragmatic compromise”.