European allies see the two sides of Trump
TAORMINA, Italy In Sicily, Donald Trump listened attentively during complex G7 debates over trade and climate change, smiled for the cameras, and for the most part refrained from provocative tweets.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump plans to nominate Callista Gingrich as ambassador to the Vatican, the White House said in a statement on Friday.
She is the wife of former Republican House Speaker Newt Gingrich and produces documentary films on public policy and history.
The announcement came as Trump embarked on Friday on his maiden foreign trip as president, which will include a visit to the Vatican.
(Reporting by Eric Walsh)
MUNICH Europe can no longer completely rely on its allies, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday, pointing to bruising meetings of G7 wealthy nations and NATO last week.
PARIS/KINSHASA Militiamen have a freed French national and three Congolese who were kidnapped in March during an attack on Banro Corp's Namoya gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday.