- Airbus to take legal action over alleged German, US spying Updated: May-01-15 12:25 pm
BERLIN - European aviation company Airbus said Friday it is taking legal action following reports that it was targeted by German and U.S. intelligence agencies.
- Polish border guards refuse entry for 10 Russian bikers Updated: Apr-27-15 2:44 pm
TERESPOL, Poland - Polish border guards on Monday blocked 10 nationalistic Russian bikers loyal to President Vladimir Putin from entering Poland as part of a ride to commemorate the Red Army's victory over Nazi Germany 70 years ago.
- German, French rescue teams on way to Nepal Updated: Apr-26-15 7:55 am
BERLIN - A German rescue organization and the French government said on Sunday they are sending rescue and relief teams to Nepal, where a massive earthquake left more than 2,000 dead.
- Former Polish foreign minister Bartoszewski dies at 93 Updated: Apr-24-15 7:13 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of Poland's underground World War II resistance who helped save Jews and later served twice as the country's foreign minister, died Friday in Warsaw. He was 93.
- EU leaders commit ships, aid to address migrant crisis Updated: Apr-23-15 7:08 pm
BRUSSELS - Late to the rescue, European leaders came through Thursday with pledges of big ships, aircraft and a tripling in funds to save lives in the Mediterranean after the deaths at sea of more than 1,300 migrants over the past three weeks, and agreed to lay the groundwork for military action against traffickers.
- German defense minister: widely used rifle has no future Updated: Apr-22-15 10:34 am
BERLIN - A widely used assault rifle has "no future" with the German military in its current form, Germany's defense minister said Wednesday, escalating a dispute over the weapon's alleged shortcomings.
- German Parliament to label killings of Armenians as genocide Updated: Apr-20-15 8:46 am
BERLIN - Germany's Parliament is set to use the term genocide in a resolution marking the slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100 years ago, and the government said Monday that it "stands behind" the motion drawn up by the ruling parties.
- The Latest: Migrant survivor says 950 aboard capsized boat Updated: Apr-19-15 4:27 pm
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- First WWI gas attack produced new horrors, changed warfare Updated: Apr-18-15 6:08 am
STEENSTRATE, Belgium - As a spring breeze wafted into his trench, commander Georges Lamour of the French 73rd infantry saw something almost surreal drift his way. A yellow-green cloud.
- Kerry: Still confident US can conclude Iran nuclear deal Updated: Apr-15-15 11:25 am
LUEBECK, Germany - Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday he is confident that the U.S. administration can conclude a nuclear deal with Iran after President Barack Obama agreed to sign legislation giving Congress the right to reject an accord.
- Russia, Ukraine agree on withdrawal of smaller caliber arms Updated: Apr-13-15 7:14 pm
BERLIN - Russia and Ukraine agreed Monday to call for the pullback of smaller caliber weapons from the front lines in eastern Ukraine as part of a fresh push to end the region's yearlong conflict.
- Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks Updated: Apr-10-15 12:04 pm
BERLIN - The German military plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service as it deals with increased demands from the Ukraine crisis.
- 4 foreign ministers to discuss Ukraine in Berlin Monday Updated: Apr-09-15 8:32 am
BERLIN - Germany's foreign minister has invited his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France to Berlin Monday to discuss implementation of the peace agreement brokered in Minsk, Belarus in February.