More than 1,300 statues of Lenin have come down in Ukraine under its “decommunization” law, leaving authorities to figure out how to fill the voids in city squares and town centers.
The prime minister was on the defensive in a day that began with the resignation of her Brexit minister.
The plan still requires European and British Parliament endorsement.
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is vying to become the nation’s next leader, with Merkel’s tacit blessing.
Prime Minister Theresa May will present the deal to her cabinet on Wednesday.
Britain’s future has divided the siblings and their father.
The French president spoke as 60 world leaders gathered in Paris to mark Armistice Day.
But the country’s economy faces such major obstacles as an aging population, red tape and brain drain.
The U.S. president, engaged in several political fights back in Washington, seemed subdued as he began a pared down weekend of ceremonies to mark World War I.
But the continent may be too divided to accept a single vision.
The meeting was a win for Moscow as it seeks to regain former glory as a regional power broker.
More than 60 world leaders will gather in Paris this weekend.
Residents worry about a return of hard borders and tensions.
The country’s leaders have expressed an ambivalent view of Islam, at best.
The brash British millionaire previously has come under scrutiny for ties to Russia and Trump.