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October 31, 2013, by Kent Klein of VOANews

European officials are in Washington seeking more information about charges that the United States has been spying on Europeans and their leaders. Claims that the National Security Agency tapped German […]

The Guardian: US spied on 35 world leaders

October 25, 2013, by Kent Klein of VOANews

The Guardian newspaper reports that White House, Pentagon and State Department officials confirm the United States spied on the phone conversations o ...

Obama says Greece needs balance of austerity and growth

August 9, 2013, by Kent Klein of VOANews

U.S. President Barack Obama advised Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaris to seek a balance of austerity and growth, as his country works to overcome s ...

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Obama, G20 press Europe on economic plan

June 19, 2012, by Kent Klein of VOANews

Europe’s financial crisis took center stage on Monday as the Group of 20 economic summit began in Mexico.  President Barack Obama and other G20 ...

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    Euro zone crisis expected to dominate G20 Summit
    June 14, 2012, by Kent Klein of VOANews

    Much of President Barack Obama’s attention at next week’s Group of 20 economic summit in Mexico’s Pacific resort of Los Cabos may be focused on trying to help Europe solve its money […]