Europe is facing an increasing risk of “lone wolf” terrorist attacks that have become a “favored tactic” for jihadist groups like ISIS and al Qaeda, the continent’s policing agency warned in a report Wednesday.
An attacker at the wheel of a heavy truck plowed into crowds celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice, killing at least 84 people and injuring scores more in what President Francois Hollande called a terrorist act.
David Cameron announced Monday that he would formally resign as the United Kingdom’s prime minister later this week, paving the way for Home Secretary Theresa May to replace him as the Conservative Party’s next leader after her lone challenger exited the race earlier in the day.
Ex-London mayor Boris Johnson caused a stir Thursday when he unexpectedly announced that he will not run to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and British prime minister.
Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that the United Kingdom’s Brexit decision could be reversed.
House Speaker Paul Ryan called for the United States to negotiate a free trade agreement with the United Kingdom once the nation completes its separation from the European Union.
Britain’s Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn refused to resign after losing a vote of no confidence Tuesday.