GO TO BCNN1 HOMEPAGE // OTHER EDITIONS: CANADA | UNITED KINGDOM | EUROPEAN UNION | MIDDLE EAST | AFRICA | CARIBBEAN | LATINO | ASIA
BCNN1 European Union

Reporting news from Europe

0

European Union Leaders to Increase Support for Libya to Curb Migrant Exodus

European Union leaders are set Friday to boost their support for conflict-ravaged Libya as the number of people fleeing Africa from there for better lives in Europe continues to rise.

0

Vatican’s First Auditor-General Resigns Abruptly

The Vatican’s first auditor-general has resigned abruptly two years after being appointed to help ensure transparency in the sometimes murky finances at the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church.

0

NATO Jet Buzzes Plane Carrying Russian Defense Minister

A plane carrying Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu was buzzed by a NATO F-16 fighter jet as it flew over the Baltic Sea, but was seen off by a Russian Sukhoi-27 military jet, Russian news agencies reported on Wednesday.

0

French Police Detain 4 Family Members of Champs-Elysees Attacker

French police detained four family members of a man who was killed after ramming his car into a Paris police convoy, as authorities struggled Tuesday to explain how the Champs-Elysees attacker was able to keep his gun permit despite being monitored for links to extremism.

0

Car Full of Explosives Rams Police Van on Champs-Elysees in Paris, Armed Suspect Dead

An armed man who deliberately rammed his car into a police van in Paris on Monday afternoon has been taken down by officers and is dead, French authorities said.

0

Germany Threatens Retaliation if U.S. Sanctions Against Russia Hurt its Firms

Germany threatened on Friday to retaliate against the United States if new sanctions on Russia being proposed by the U.S. Senate end up penalizing German firms.

0

Putin Says U.S. is Not an Enemy of Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that the U.S. was not an enemy of his country, saying his country had “many friends” in America.

0

Prime Minister May, France’s President Macron Hold Talks On Brexit, Commit to ‘Stamping Out Evil’ of Terrorism

She wants to escape the European Union, he wants to embolden it. British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron held talks Tuesday from opposite sides of the Brexit front line and agreed that negotiations for Britain’s divorce from the European bloc will start next week as planned.

0

Kremlin Says Russia Will Not Pay Attention to U.S. Calls to Free Anti-Government Protesters

The Kremlin said on Tuesday that Russian authorities would not pay attention to U.S. calls to release anti-government demonstrators who were detained on Monday during protests organised by opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

0

Putin Critic Alexei Navalny Detained Ahead of Protest in Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been detained at home ahead of a planned unauthorised protest in Moscow, his wife says.

0

UK PM Theresa May Makes Deal With Irish Democratic Unionist Party

British Prime Minister Theresa May struck a deal in principle with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party on Saturday to prop up the Conservative government, stripped of its majority in a disastrous election.

0

Russia Dispatched Fighter Jet to Intercept U.S. Heavy Bomber Over Baltic Sea

A Russian fighter jet intercepted a U.S. B-52 bomber over the Baltic Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry told Russian media outlets Tuesday.

1 2 3 166