AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:05:10 -0400 Russia ordered to pay $50 billion over Yukos Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:47:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Russia-Yukos/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Russia-Yukos c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-71db LONDON (AP) — Russia was ordered Monday to pay more than $50 billion for expropriating what was once the country's largest oil producer, Yukos, in a court ruling that adds economic and diplomatic pressure on the country at a time of increasing isolation. Air Algerie plane's black boxes arrive in France Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:04:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Algeria-Plane/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Algeria-Plane c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7153 PARIS (AP) — The remains of the 118 victims from the Algerian passenger jet that went down in Mali last week have been "pulverized," making identification extremely difficult, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Monday. Police team turns back from Ukraine crash site Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:32:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-720a SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine (AP) — Heavy fighting raged Monday around the Malaysia Airlines debris field, once again preventing an international police team charged with securing the site from even getting there. UN rights chief: Flight 17 possible war crime Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:09:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-United-Nations-Rights-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-United-Nations-Rights-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-71b2 GENEVA (AP) — The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 may be a war crime, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said Monday. Poland, Britain call for more sanctions on Russia Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:04:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Poland-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Poland-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-709f WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The foreign ministers of Poland and Britain have called for more economic sanctions on Russia, saying it is responsible for the downing of the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine this month. New Spain king moves to clean up palace's image Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:46:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Spain-Palace-Transparency/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Spain-Palace-Transparency c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-70e7 MADRID (AP) — Spain's royal palace accounts will be subject to external audits and the results made public under a series of measure ordered by new King Felipe VI in an apparent bid to clean up the royal family's tarnished image. German court receives suit against EU bank union Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:32:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU--Europe-Banking.Union/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Europe-Banking.Union c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-70e6 BERLIN (AP) — A group of German professors has filed a complaint to the country's highest court against the European Union's plans to create a so-called banking union, a central part of the effort to make the continent's financial system more resilient. Ukrainian PM urges vote to pay for war Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:02:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU--Ukraine-Politics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine-Politics c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-711b KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's prime minister says parliament needs to come up with more money to pay the mounting costs from the war against pro-Russian separatists and to rebuild infrastructure shattered by the fighting. Georgia opens criminal case against ex-president Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:38:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Georgia-Former-President/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Georgia-Former-President c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7154 TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Georgian authorities say they are opening a criminal case against former president Mikhail Saakashvili. Britain reopens way for fracking Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:23:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU-Britain-Fracking/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Britain-Fracking c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-718f LONDON (AP) — Energy firms will be able to bid for licenses Monday to explore for shale gas in Britain, three years after the controversial fracking process caused seismic tremors which led the government to suspend operations. International police team abandons effort to reach Ukraine crash site as heavy fighting erupts Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:14:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7197 SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine (AP) — International police team abandons effort to reach Ukraine crash site as heavy fighting erupts. Ex-majority shareholder of Yukos Oil Co: court has ordered Russia to pay it over $50 billion Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:21:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/28/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-71e8 LONDON (AP) — Ex-majority shareholder of Yukos Oil Co: court has ordered Russia to pay it over $50 billion. Fighting intensifies near MH17 disaster site Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:45:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU--Ukraine-Plane.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine-Plane.Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75ce DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month. EU, US seek Putin Achilles' heel on Ukraine Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:57:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU--Reining.in.Russia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Reining.in.Russia c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7520 BRUSSELS (AP) — Months after Russia annexed Crimea and stepped up support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, Europe and the United States are still searching for a way to persuade Russian President Vladimir Putin to change course. Key World War I battle re-enacted in Poland Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:39:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU-Poland-WWI-Battle-of-Tannenberg/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Poland-WWI-Battle-of-Tannenberg c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-751f SZKOTOWO, Poland (AP) — About 200 history enthusiasts from across Europe have gathered on hilly area in Poland to reconstruct the Battled of Tannenberg, an engagement between the Russian and German Empires in the first days of World War I. Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:20:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU--Italy-Shipwreck/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Italy-Shipwreck c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75b0 GENOA, Italy (AP) — The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner completed its final journey, reaching Genoa on Sunday where it will be scrapped. Monitors: Dutch police visit to Malaysian Airlines crash site canceled over security concerns Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:44:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75b2 DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Monitors: Dutch police visit to Malaysian Airlines crash site canceled over security concerns. Spain police bust gang that eased entry to the US Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:23:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU-Spain-Gang-Bust/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Spain-Gang-Bust c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75b9 MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have broken up a gang suspected of selling forged passports and resident cards for entry into the United States, arresting 14 of its members. Study: Embargo wouldn't hurt Russia Sun, 27 Jul 2014 03:05:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU--Britain-Russia.Arms/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Britain-Russia.Arms c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75e3 LONDON (AP) — An arms embargo against Russia would be little more than symbolic because Russia is largely self-sufficient in supplying its armed forces, a report argued Sunday. AP Analysis: Putin stays on offense in Ukraine Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:39:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2014/07/27/EU-Russia-Putin_s-Long-Game-Analysis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Russia-Putin_s-Long-Game-Analysis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-75ec MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin might be expected to hunker down into defense mode as he is besieged by accusations of Russian involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Instead he has stayed on offense and appears to positioning for the long game.