Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that his country would not back down from “supporting compatriots” in Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, which was annexed by Moscow this year despite widespread Western […]
It’s a rare occasion when European Union leaders end a summit in just one day, but that’s what happened Thursday when heads of state wrapp ...
Ukraine is to hike military spending and undergo further mobilisation in 2015, according to President Petro Poroshenko. In 2015 the level of funding f ...
The European Economic and Social Committee has launched its annual online video competition for the third time. This year’s challenge, organized ...
The extension of Greece’s bailout program was approved Thursday by the German parliament, giving Athens two more months to settle its political crisis and reach a crucial agreement with the […]
The European Union needs a long-term strategy on Russia instead of simply reacting to events, European Council President Donald Tusk said at the close of a meeting of EU government […]
The United Kingdom cannot stop people from non-EU countries who have EU residence on the basis of family membership from entering the UK without a visa, the European Court of […]
The Turkish lira hit record lows this week, following Sunday’s police raids on media establishments and an ensuing diplomatic row over the action between Turkey and the European Union. After […]
Greek presidential candidate Stavros Dimas lost the first round of a critical ballot in parliament. The government’s candidate got 160 votes – 40 short of an outright win. If former […]
Russia’s currency, the ruble, has recovered by about 10 percent, after falling sharply in value this week, as the government pressured exporters not to hoard their foreign currency. Consumers in […]