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'Russian Invasion' of Ukraine Prompts UN Emergency Meeting
Ukraine ’s president today declared that a "Russian invasion" of his country was underway and the United Nations' Security Council called an emergency session to discuss the latest crisis involving allegations of Russia's overt support for Ukrainian rebels. Rebel forces have also opened up a new
Greece Gets New Funds Approved by Eurozone Creditors
Greece has won a new batch of bailout funds from international creditors following agreement among the 19 eurozone finance ministers
Battling Sides Drag Hitler, IS Into Britain's EU Debate
Britain's referendum campaign grew increasingly edgy Tuesday after Prime Minister David Cameron suggested that a British EU exit would make the Islamic State group happy and the EU president lashed out at London's ex-Mayor Boris Johnson for comparing the bloc's aims to those of Adolf Hitler . The
EU Chief Calls Boris Johnson's EU-Nazi Comparison 'Absurd'
European Union President Donald Tusk wades into the British referendum campaign on EU membership by deriding ex-London Mayor Boris Johnson for comparing the EU's aims to those of Adolf Hitler
Refugees Trapped in Misery as EU Tries to Shut Down Main Route
In a bid to shut down the main refugee route through Europe, E.U. leaders today reached a controversial draft agreement that would deport many asylum seekers back to Turkey . Under the deal, refugees and asylum seekers who arrive in Greece after midnight Sunday will be sent back to Turkey, a
Obama Calls European Security 'Sacrosanct' As Europe Tour Kicks Off
WARSAW – After an eight and a half hour flight, President Obama touched down in Warsaw, Poland Tuesday, starting his four-day tour through Europe where the topic of Ukraine will be high on the agenda. The president was greeted by Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski at...
The Note's Must-Reads for Wednesday, March 19, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Janine Elliot RUSSIA // UKRAINE ABC News’ Dana Hughes:...
Why Is Vice President Biden Going to the Baltics?
With the specter of Russian aggression looming large over Europe, Vice President Joe Biden will meet with leaders this week who represent Poland and the Baltic nations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Biden’s message to them over the next two days will be clear —...
Does Walesa Embrace of Romney Mean Poland Dislikes Obama?
When President Obama visited Poland last year, Prime Minister Donald Tusk told his American guest, “We feel that you are one of us.” He didn’t go as far today, at least not publicly, following a meeting with Mitt Romney. But former Polish president Lech Walesa,...