All posts by VOANews

  • US, EU avert wider trade war
    July 26, 2018, by VOANews

    Amid an Oval Office showdown over trade Wednesday, the United States and European Union reached a truce and agreed to talks, during which time they will not punish each other […]

  • EU regulator hits Google with a record $5 billion fine
    July 18, 2018, by VOANews

    The European Union’s antitrust regulator fined Google a record $5 billion on July 18 for illegally exploiting the powerful market share position of its Android smartphone system. The EU antitrust […]

  • Nato invites Macedonia to launch membership talks
    July 12, 2018, by VOANews

    Nato has officially invited Macedonia to initiate membership talks aimed at having the former Yugoslav republic join the Brussels-based North Atlantic alliance. The long-anticipated invitation was announced shortly after summit […]

  • Greece reportedly expels two Russian diplomats
    July 11, 2018, by VOANews

    Greece has reportedly expelled two Russian diplomats over allegations that Moscow has interfered in its negotiations with neighboring Macedonia. Greek news outlets reported the expulsions Wednesday, adding that two other […]

  • Anti-immigrant party wins Slovenia parliamentary poll
    June 4, 2018, by VOANews

    An anti-immigration opposition party led by former prime minister Janez Jansa won the most seats in Slovenia’s parliamentary election Sunday, but may struggle to put together a coalition government. With […]

  • IMF, European leaders rebuke Trump on planned tariffs
    March 8, 2018, by VOANews

    The International Monetary Fund and European leaders pushed back on March 7 against US president Donald Trump’s plan to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, saying it would […]

  • Nato challenges Russia on scope of war games
    October 27, 2017, by VOANews

    Nato has accused Russia of misleading the Western military alliance about the military exercises it held last month with Belarus. “There is a discrepancy between what Russia briefed before the […]

  • Aid group halts sea rescues in Mediterranean
    October 26, 2017, by VOANews

    The international aid group Save the Children is suspending its efforts to rescue migrants making the dangerous Mediterranean Sea crossing from Libya. Tuesday, the organization said the combination of falling […]