AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:26:36 -0500 Russian court upholds sentence for opposition leader Navalny Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:14:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Russia-Opposition.Leader/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Russia-Opposition.Leader c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2022 MOSCOW (AP) — An appeals court in Moscow on Friday upheld a 15-day sentence for prominent Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. International court judges uphold acquittal of Congolese man Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:08:48 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--International.Court-Congo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--International.Court-Congo c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f3e THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court judges on Friday upheld the acquittal of a Congolese man who was cleared at trial of leading a deadly militia attack in eastern Congo. Soviet army monument banned from returning to Warsaw square Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:34:28 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Poland-Soviet-Monument/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Poland-Soviet-Monument c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f7a WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw city councilors have banned a 1945 monument of Polish-Soviet World War II brotherhood in arms from being returned to its place in a city square. UK spies face questions about failure to stop 'Jihadi John' Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:31:12 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Britain-Jihadi-John/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Britain-Jihadi-John c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f53 LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday that Britain's intelligence services do a good job and make "incredibly difficult judgments," after revelations that the masked Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" had been on their radar for years. US concerned over human rights, free speech in Turkey Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:46:15 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Turkey-US-Human.Rights/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Turkey-US-Human.Rights c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1fef ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A U.S. State Department official has expressed concern over a Turkish security bill that would expand police rights to use firearms and to search and detain people. German Parliament approves Greece's bailout extension Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:07:03 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Germany-Greece/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Germany-Greece c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1ed3 BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Parliament overwhelmingly approved the four-month extension of Greece's financial bailout on Friday, despite unease over the new government in Athens. Cash-strapped Ukraine struggles to keep Russia gas supplies Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:50:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Russia-Ukraine-Gas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Russia-Ukraine-Gas c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f0e MOSCOW (AP) — Cash-strapped Ukraine sought to buy time in its effort to ensure continued gas supplies from Russia, making a $15 million payment Friday to Moscow as it waits for international rescue loans to arrive. Accident in France: Corpse found in snow-clearing machine Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:47:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--France-Snow.Accident/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Snow.Accident c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1fae PARIS (AP) — French police say the corpse of a young woman was found inside a machine that scoops and sucks up snow at a ski resort in the Pyrenees. Serbian court mulls quashing conviction of WWII general Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:46:34 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Serbia-WWII-Guerrilla/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Serbia-WWII-Guerrilla c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f79 BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A Belgrade court considered Friday quashing the treason conviction against Gen. Draza Mihailovic for his collaboration with Nazis during World War II, which would politically rehabilitate the controversial Serbian guerrilla commander almost 70 years after he was sentenced and shot to death by communists. 8 Spaniards arrested on suspicion of fighting in Ukraine Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:22:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Spain-Ukraine-Fighters.Arrested/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Spain-Ukraine-Fighters.Arrested c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f35 MADRID (AP) — Police on Friday arrested eight Spaniards suspected of fighting on the pro-Russian side in eastern Ukraine, the Interior Ministry said, describing it as the first operation of its kind in Europe. Ukraine government forces, rebels withdraw heavy weapons Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:24:40 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f1b NOVOAMVROSIIVSKE, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian and Russian-backed separatist forces drew back some heavy weapons from the front line in the east Friday in compliance with a cease-fire deal, although officials in Kiev accused rebels of falling short of requirements. IS finances 'vulnerable,' tougher action needed, report says Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:56:57 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/Islamic-State-Financing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_Islamic-State-Financing c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f6d PARIS (AP) — A global agency fighting terrorist financing says Islamic State extremists are financially vulnerable as oil prices have fallen and their ability to extort resources in Iraq and Syria is peaking. EU, others: catch plans for Bluefin tuna threaten recovery Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:23:33 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Europe-Threatened-Fish/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Europe-Threatened-Fish c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f52 BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union, Japan and others have criticized Turkey's unilateral decision to exceed catch limits on Bluefin tuna set in an international agreement. Widow of slain Briton wants to see 'Jihadi John' on trial Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:35:47 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Jihadi.John-Widow/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Jihadi.John-Widow c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f3d BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The widow of a British aid worker killed by Islamic State militants says she would like to see "Jihadi John" captured and put on trial. Police arrest 3rd man suspected of helping Copenhagen gunman Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:30:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Denmark-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Denmark-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f3f COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police say they have arrested a third man suspected of assisting a gunman who killed two people in attacks in Copenhagen this month. German Parliament approves four-month extension to Greece's financial bailout Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:25:09 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f40 BERLIN (AP) — German Parliament approves four-month extension to Greece's financial bailout. Limited violence in Athens after anti-government protest Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:05:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU--Greece-Scuffles/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Greece-Scuffles c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f36 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A few dozen youths smashed four storefronts and two bus stops and burned and damaged several cars, after small anti-government demonstrations by extreme left-wing and anarchist groups in central Athens. Istanbul police arrest man outside US Consulate Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:28:58 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/27/EU-Turkey-US-Man-arrested/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Turkey-US-Man-arrested c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1f25 ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish news agency says police have detained man who claimed to have explosives attached on his body, outside the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul. The man was described as "mentally unstable" 'Jihadi John' identified as London-raised college grad Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:57:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/26/EU--Britain-Jihadi.John/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Britain-Jihadi.John c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:17e5 LONDON (AP) — The world knows him as "Jihadi John," the masked, knife-wielding militant in videos showing Western hostages being beheaded by the Islamic State group. On Thursday he was identified as a London-raised university graduate known to British intelligence for more than five years. Ukraine, rebels start pulling back heavy weapons in the east Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:02:40 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2015/02/26/EU--Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:16ef KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Warring parties in Ukraine took a major stride toward quelling unrest in the country's east Thursday with the declared start of a supervised withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line.