Frank Langfitt

Frank Langfitt appears in the following:

After NATO Hot Mic, Trump And Trudeau Trade Barbs

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

President Trump called Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "two-faced" on Wednesday after a video surfaced seeming to show Trudeau complaining about Trump to other leaders.

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Trump And Macron Go Back And Forth With Each Other On Big Issues

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

At a Tuesday press conference in London, President Trump and French President Macron went after each other on the role of Turkey in NATO, the fight against ISIS and the nature of the EU.

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Civilians Confronted Attacker Armed With A Knife On London Bridge

Monday, December 02, 2019

London suffered another deadly terror attack Friday. The attacker was a home-grown Islamist terrorist. Normal people, armed with whatever they could find, took down the attacker until police arrived.

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Scotland, Ireland Residents Weigh In On Brexit

Sunday, December 01, 2019

The debate over Brexit is at the heart of the U.K.'s general election campaign, and that is especially true for voters in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Knife Attack In London Leaves At Least 2 Victims Dead; Attacker Killed By Police

Friday, November 29, 2019

A knife attack near London Bridge has left two dead and many others injured. The attacker was shot and killed by London police.

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As Brexit Pulls Britain Apart, It Could Bring Ireland Back Together

Friday, November 29, 2019

The latest proposed Brexit deal is deeply unpopular in Northern Ireland, where it will require a new customs border between the island and the rest of Great Britain. That could mean tariffs.

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Upcoming U.K. Election: Johnson And Corbyn Emphasize Different Issues

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Conservative Party in Britain wants December's election to be about Brexit. But the opposition Labour Party is offering voters an alternative, a socialist overhaul of the economy.

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British Prime Minister Johnson's Critics Say He's Undermining Democratic Institutions

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

With the U.S. in political crisis and an election looming in Britain, both President Trump and Prime Minister Boris Johnson have been accused of undermining democratic institutions in the U.S. and U.K.

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Prince Andrew To Step Back From Public Duties Following Backlash From Interview

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Prince Andrew is stepping back from public duties. This comes amid backlash for an interview he gave to the BBC about his former association with the late, convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

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Hong Kong Citizen, Who Worked For U.K. Consulate, Says China Tortured Him

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Simon Cheng, a former U.K. Consulate worker, says he was tortured in mainland China in a series of interviews. He says Chinese authorities falsely suspected him of spying for the U.K. in Hong Kong.

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Britain's Prince Andrew Faces More Criticism After Interview On Epstein Allegations

Monday, November 18, 2019

Britain's Prince Andrew has been criticized for his answers in interview with the BBC in which he tried to explain his involvement with the convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein.

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Prince Andrew Addresses His Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Britain's Prince Andrew is denying ever having met a woman who claims Jeffrey Epstein forced her to have sex with him.

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Former British House Of Commons Speaker Is The New Star Of A Belgian Dance Track

Monday, November 04, 2019

John Bercow, the former speaker of Britain's House of Commons, might have stepped down last week, but his foghorn voice and rhetorical acrobatics have inspired a Belgian dance track.

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Frank Langfitt's 'The Shanghai Free Taxi'

Monday, November 04, 2019

A new book from NPR's Frank Langfitt. 

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British Police Arrest 3 People After Discovery Of 39 Bodies In A Truck

Friday, October 25, 2019

Police investigating the discovery of 39 bodies in Britain say they have arrested another three people, along with the truck driver who is being questioned on suspicion of murder.

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Investigation Underway In Britain After 39 Bodies Found In A Container Truck

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

A murder investigation is underway in Britain after the discovery of 39 bodies in a container truck. The dead are thought to be migrants smuggled into the country from continental Europe.

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39 Bodies Found In Trucking Container In UK

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

British police have launched a murder investigation after 39 bodies were discovered in a truck in an apparent human smuggling operation.

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Despite Brexit Differences, Communities Try To Understand Each Other

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

The 2016 referendum on Britain's membership of the EU left many communities deeply divided, but one organization is trying to bridge the gap between "Brexiteers" and "Remainers."

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More Brexit Uncertainty

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Up against a Brexit deadline, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson seeks an extension from the EU, while telling the EU that he will not be seeking an extension.

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Parliament Deals Setback For Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal

Saturday, October 19, 2019

British parliamentarians voted today on whether to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to leave the European Union.

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