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Emmanuel Macron Calls for Creation of a 'True European Army' to Defend Against Russia and the US

Emmanuel Macron has called for the creation of a "true European army" to allow the EU defend itself from threats ranging from Donald Trump to Vladimir Putin, according to independent.co.uk

The French president has pushed for closer EU defence union since coming to power last year but has been so far met with limited success amid foot-dragging by other member states.

Christodoulides in the US for meetings with Pompeo, Bolton, Haley

Cyprus Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides is visiting Washington for a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday.

Also on Tuesday, Christodoulides will meet with Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Resources Francis Fannon and Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Wess Mitchell.

Trump Unsure if He will Meet with Putin in Paris

President Donald Trump says he probably won't meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Paris, but will meet with him at the G-20 gathering of world leaders this year in Argentina, reported ABC News. 

White House national security adviser John Bolton had said previously Trump would meet Putin this week when he travels to Paris for the Armistice Day 100th anniversary.

President Iohannis, US Secretary of Energy Perry about importance of transparent legislative process in Romania

President Klaus Iohannis talked on Tuesday with the US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry about the importance of a transparent, predictable, fair and stable legislative process, aimed at attracting foreign investment in Romania, the Presidential Administration specifies in a press release sent to AGERPRES.