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Stories with person: Mark Rutte
  • Ukraine president defends his country's pact with EU 
    Updated: Nov-26-15 11:11 am

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Ukraine's president has strongly defended a pact his country signed with the European Union, calling it "the last farewell to the Soviet Union, the last farewell to Communism."

  • A stunned Europe steps up security following Paris carnage 
    Updated: Nov-15-15 12:27 am

    ROME - Soldiers and paramilitary troops toting semi-automatic rifles patrolled outside the Colosseum and inside St. Peter's Square on Saturday, as Italy joined the rest of Europe in beefing up security a day after terrorist attacks killed 127 people in Paris. U.K. officials shut down a terminal of Britain's No. 2 airport for hours after a man was spotted discarding what looked like a firearm.