Politics

France, Britain to push EU to end Syria arms ban: Fabius

France, Britain to push EU to end Syria arms ban: Fabius

Published 14/03/2013

PARIS (Reuters) - France and Britain want an urgent European Union meeting, possibly this month, to persuade their allies to lift an embargo on supplying [more…]

U.S. extends waivers on Iran sanctions to 11 countries

U.S. extends waivers on Iran sanctions to 11 countries

Published 14/03/2013

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States extended 180-day waivers on Iran sanctions to Japan and 10 European Union nations in exchange for their cutting purchases [more…]

Analysis: Greenland’s resources boom still more talk than action

Analysis: Greenland’s resources boom still more talk than action

Published 13/03/2013

NUUK (Reuters) - The promise of a resources boom has Greenland's locals both eager and anxious, while the European Union sees it as a battleground [more…]

Britain, France, push EU to drop Syria arms ban

Britain, France, push EU to drop Syria arms ban

Published 12/03/2013

LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - Britain and France raised the pressure on other European Union members on Tuesday to lift a ban on supplying arms to Syria, [more…]

France says Syria balance of power must be changed

France says Syria balance of power must be changed

Published 12/03/2013

PARIS (Reuters) - France hinted on Tuesday that it would push to get a European Union arms embargo on Syria lifted, saying the balance of [more…]

One in four Germans would back anti-euro party

One in four Germans would back anti-euro party

Published 11/03/2013

BERLIN (Reuters) - One in four Germans would be ready to vote in September's federal election for a party that wants to quit the euro, [more…]

Italians say no to referendum on euro membership: poll

Italians say no to referendum on euro membership: poll

Published 10/03/2013

ROME (Reuters) - A large majority of Italians are in favor of staying in the euro zone and are also against holding a referendum on [more…]

Germany must not let France break EU fiscal pact: Merkel ally

Germany must not let France break EU fiscal pact: Merkel ally

Published 10/03/2013

BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel's junior coalition partner said on Sunday Germany must not allow France to break the European Union's debt rules and [more…]

Turkey says EU arms embargo on Syrian rebels skews conflict

Turkey says EU arms embargo on Syrian rebels skews conflict

Published 08/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Turkey said on Friday anti-government fighters in Syria were at a disadvantage because they weren't properly armed, and stopped just short of [more…]

Pandora Media begins search to replace CEO

Pandora Media begins search to replace CEO

Published 08/03/2013

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pandora Media Inc CEO Joseph Kennedy is stepping down and the search for a replacement has begun, a surprise announcement [more…]