Heckler & Koch weapons export trial begins - Possibilities for German industry 'beyond' sanctions - Romania: From EU's poor man to growth poster boy
Austria and the European Parliament have called for a bloc-wide halt on arms exports to Saudi Arabia following Jamal Khashoggi's death. Germany also backed the move, but other key exporters were silent or unconvinced.
British Prime Minister May said her Cabinet ministers agreed to a draft deal on the UK's exit from the European Union. But she could face the ultimate test as junior coalition partners hint at fresh elections.
The US sanctions policy on Iran has run into an obstacle at the center of the global financial system. The SWIFT payment system is caught in the geopolitical crosshairs as the EU aims to continue trade with Tehran.
A new framework to allow sanctions over chemical weapon use could see restrictions placed on Russia over the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal. Potential sanctions could involve travel bans and asset freezes.
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