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UK PM May Says 'Impossible' to Rule Out No-Deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday said it was "impossible" for her to rule out a no-deal Brexit without stopping the process altogether.

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Spanish Government, Catalan Leaders Meet in Fresh Talks

Spain's deputy prime minister met Catalan separatist leaders Thursday as both sides pursue complex talks on the region's future initiated by Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez.

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UK PM May to Miss Davos to Focus on Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May will miss next week's annual World Economic Forum meeting in Davos to focus on Brexit negotiations, sending ministers in her place, Downing Street said on Thursday.

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France Activates Plan for No-Deal Brexit

The French government has activated its plans for handling the effects of a no-deal Brexit, which has become "less and less unlikely", Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said Thursday.

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Reports: Top North Korea Official En Route to Washington

A top North Korean official left for Washington on Thursday, reports said, for talks with his U.S. counterpart ahead of an expected summit between President Donald Trump and Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un.

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China's Top Trade Negotiator to Visit U.S.

China's top trade negotiator will travel to the United States for talks later this month ahead of a March deadline to avoid bruising tariff hikes, the commerce ministry said Thursday.

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Putin Calls for Stable Balkans during Serbia Visit

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called for stability in the Balkans during a visit to Serbia, a key Moscow ally in the volatile region.

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Trump to Visit Pentagon to Unveil Missile Defense Review

U.S. President Donald Trump is due to visit the Pentagon on Thursday to unveil a comprehensive review of America's anti-missile systems, officials said.

Trump in 2017 ordered an analysis of U.S. missile defense technologies and how they should be adapted to keep up with changing threats.

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Iran FM Says Journalist Arrest in U.S. 'Tramples Free Speech'

Iran's FM Javad Zarif called the detention of one of its journalists in the United States a "political action" that tramples on freedom of speech and demanded her immediate release.

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UK PM May Seeks Brexit Fix in Crisis Talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May scrambled to put together a new Brexit strategy on Thursday after MPs rejected her EU divorce deal and demanded that she rule out a potentially disastrous "no-deal" split.

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