Friday, April 4, 2014
Icelandic Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson said Wednesday that climate change will create “great opportunities” for the Nordic island nation in the future.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
NATO foreign ministers moved Tuesday to beef up the defenses of front-line alliance members feeling menaced by a more assertive Russia, with Secretary of State John Kerry proclaiming the U.S. commitment to their security is “unwavering.”
French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday recalled his former partner Segolene Royal from the political wilderness to join a new streamlined government, days after his Socialist Party suffered an election drubbing.
Lufthansa pilots began the biggest strike in the airline's history Wednesday, grounding most of its flights for the next three days and leaving as many as 425,000 passengers without a connection.
Moscow on Wednesday threatened retaliatory action against U.S. diplomats after U.S. bank JP Morgan blocked a transfer of funds carried out by a Russian envoy.
The Kremlin confirmed Wednesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin has finalized the divorce from his wife of 30 years Lyudmila following the couple's sudden split last summer.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Russian gas giant Gazprom on Tuesday announced it was ending a discount enjoyed by Kiev in a major blow for the Ukrainian economy, as Ukraine approved the holding of joint military exercises with NATO close to Russia's newly annexed region of Crimea.
France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls faced a delicate balancing act Tuesday as he set about forming a new government tasked with reviving the economy and reining in public finances.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Two Spanish journalists freed after being held hostage for more than six months in Syria by a rogue al-Qaida group returned home Sunday to an emotional welcome from friends and colleagues.
A Tel Aviv court on Monday found former premier Ehud Olmert guilty of bribery linked to a Jerusalem property development, in one of the worst corruption scandals in Israeli history.