Outgoing Ambassador of the US to the EU, Anthony Gardner, said the most important message that he has been trying to new US administration is that “The EU … is not about to fall apart.”

In his final press briefing in Brussels, Gardner expressed surprise at the dominant perspective of the incoming Trump administration: “I was struck,” Gardner explained, “in various calls that have been going on between the incoming administration and the EU, the first question that is being asked is what count...

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