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Stories with person: Steffen Seibert
  • UN envoy: 'Great mistake' to block aid in east Ukraine 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 12:09 pm

    GENEVA - Efforts by Russia-backed separatist rebels to block "desperately needed" humanitarian aid from reaching people in conflict-ridden eastern Ukraine could amount to crimes against humanity, a top U.N. human rights official said Tuesday.

  • Greece's Tsipras: bailout rebel to bailout enforcer story has photos
    Updated: Sep-21-15 1:47 pm

    ATHENS, Greece - Greeks have elected Alexis Tsipras prime minister for the second time this year but with a strikingly different mandate: Instead of the vehemently anti-austerity platform he espoused in January, he has now agreed to implement yet more stringent spending cuts and tax hikes.