Truss's 'yes' boosts Macron's new European forum initiative UK Prime Minister Liz Truss's decision to join the inaugural summit of a pan-European grouping this week has given a boost to the initiative, a brainchild of French President Emmanuel Macron that some have written off already as just another talking shop.
Factbox: Who is at the EPC summit in Prague, and what are they discussing?
The inaugural meeting of the European Political Community (EPC) takes place in Prague on Thursday, bringing together leaders from 44 nations of the continent, including the 27 member states of the European Union.
Macron’s new political community opens Pandora’s box
The European Political Community is now a platform for countries like Britain and Turkey — and the French president can no longer control it.
Europe club meets in Prague to build 'new order' without Russia
The European Union wants the 44 countries gathering for an inaugural summit in Prague of the European Political Community (EPC) on Thursday to highlight Russia's international isolation over Moscow's war in Ukraine, the bloc's top diplomat said.
The Guardian view on Liz Truss and Europe: a first fragile step | Editorial
Editorial: The prime minister was right to meet other leaders in Prague. But it will take much more work to repair the damage to Britain’s reputation
As Europe's leaders meet, some fear for EU membership hopes
Leaders from around Europe are converging on the Czech capital, Prague, to launch a new “European Political Community.”
A second-tier Europe risks being a fig leaf for the EU's woes | View
"Without more efforts to inject credibility and energy into the enlargement process, the European Political Community will amount to no more than a fig leaf to cover the EU’s geopolitical struggles."