The summit was supposed to end Saturday but more negotiations lay ahead for leaders as they dealt with their toughest crisis in years, one that has burdened the bloc with its worst recession ever.
Panicky and desperate moves by Brussels to bully Boris Johnson are going to backfire.
"I can honestly say that it pains me. Every day I try to build a better relationship with Russia and on the other hand there is such hard evidence that Russian forces are doing this," she told parliament.
Snubbed by Germany, Athens hosts warlord Khalifa Haftar who's expected to meet Greece's prime minister and other officials during a stopover on his way to Berlin.
US Ambassador Richard Grenell openly threatened German companies with penalties for building gas pipeline Nord Stream II and wants Qatar to challenge Russian dominance in gas exports to Europe.
"Wherever it is necessary": New Christian Democratic Union chairman Annegret Kramp Karrenbauer signals break with Chancellor Angela Merkel over the future direction of the of the party.
French president says Europe must not "become a plaything of great powers, must assume greater responsibility for its security and its defence, and must not accept a subordinate role in world politics."
German Chancellor Angela Merkel announces in a joint press conference with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that they have agreed to hold a four-way meeting in October to discuss the situation of the rebel-held Syrian region of Idlib.
In the face of predictable crises, the EU, unwilling to change course, has repeatedly walked into one after another.
Trump may be bluffing, but is the European Union just having a massive sulk? Could it all be resolved if a few EU leaders just gave the EU's foreign affairs office a little more respect?
Hatreds in German society long thought to have been confined to the fringes are gaining ground in mainstream society, with dangerously unpredictable consequences for Muslims.
As the European Union grows further out of touch with its citizens, and with reality, Macron is attempting to position himself as the road that bridges the EU, the US and the Middle East.
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