AP - ap.online.regional.europe http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.europe News Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:19:38 -0400 Far-right candidate bedeviled by France's Nazi history Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:01:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--France-Election/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Election c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7d0f PARIS (AP) — The horrors of the World War II Nazi death camps moved front and center in France's presidential campaign on Friday, nine days before the election, reawakening the anti-Semitic stigma that has clung to the party of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen and that she has spent more than six years trying to erase. The Latest: France's Macron would keep up Mideast operations Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:19:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--France-Election-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--France-Election-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7d80 PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French presidential election (all times local): Montenegro lawmakers back NATO membership in historic move Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:26:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Montenegro-NATO/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Montenegro-NATO c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7d81 CETINJE, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's parliament on Friday supported the Balkan country's membership in NATO in a historic turn toward the West amid protests by Russia and the pro-Russia opposition. The Latest: Macedonia protesters seek new election Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:21:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Macedonia-Political-Crisis-The-Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Macedonia-Political-Crisis-The-Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7d34 SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Macedonia (all times local): Macedonian violence elicits diverging international response Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:16:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Macedonia-Political-Crisis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Macedonia-Political-Crisis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7ce8 SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's night of violence that saw protesters storm parliament and attack lawmakers elicited diametrically opposed reactions from world powers Friday, with Russia blaming the West for meddling in the Balkan nation's internal affairs and the European Union and United States saying the events were inconsistent with democracy. Netanyahu says German official crossed line meeting with NGO Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:51:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Germany-Israel/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Germany-Israel c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7f8c BERLIN (AP) — German officials on Friday defended a decision by the country's top diplomat to meet with an Israeli human rights group, after Israel's prime minister said the move had crossed a "red line." EU says membership talks still open if Turkey wants them Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:16:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Europe-Turkey/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Europe-Turkey c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7d35 BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is keeping the door ajar for Turkey to become a member, but says Ankara must provide clearer signals on whether it intends to meet the entrance criteria in such areas as human rights and rule of law. The Latest: EU door left ajar for Turkey membership Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:52:22 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Europe-Turkey-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Europe-Turkey-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7ebb BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's membership talks with the European Union (all times local): A look at Macedonia's deepening political turmoil Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:29:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Macedonia-Why.The.Crisis_/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Macedonia-Why.The.Crisis_ c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7f37 SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia has fallen back into political crisis, a chapter frighteningly illustrated by images of protesters rushed into parliament and leaving several lawmakers bloodied. Albanian parliamentary speaker picked as new president Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:27:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Albania-President/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Albania-President c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7e72 TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's parliament elected its leader as the country's new president Friday, abandoning efforts to build consensus with boycotting opposition lawmakers after two weeks of delays. Reports: US troops deploy along Syria-Turkish border Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:11:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_Syria c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7de2 BEIRUT (AP) — U.S. armored vehicles are deploying in areas in northern Syria along the tense border with Turkey, a few days after a Turkish airstrike that killed 20 U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters, a Syrian war monitor and Kurdish activists said Friday. Spaniard's public 'love letter' sparks mixed response Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:10:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Spain-Love.Letter_/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Spain-Love.Letter_ c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7f12 MADRID (AP) — A young Spaniard who was smitten with a woman he saw on a tram posted fliers on lampposts hoping to make contact. Someone claiming to be the woman responded by pleading with him to leave her alone. The Latest: Albanian Parliament elects leader as president Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:17:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Albania-President-The-Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Albania-President-The-Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7efa TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Latest on the election of Albania's president (all times local): Opposition lawmaker applies to European court for referendum Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:12:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Turkey-Referendum/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Turkey-Referendum c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7efb ISTANBUL (AP) — A lawmaker from the main opposition party in Turkey has submitted an application to the European Court of Human Rights to annul the results of April's referendum on expanding presidential powers. EU leaders to address Ireland's future in wake of Brexit Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:58:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Europe-Brexit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Europe-Brexit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7e0a BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are set to acknowledge on Saturday that Northern Ireland could join the bloc in the future if its people vote to unite with EU member state Ireland, officials said Friday. UK's May to Japan's Abe: investors will like post-Brexit UK Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:55:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Britain-Japan/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Britain-Japan c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7ee8 LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May has told Japan's leader that she is determined to keep Britain "the best place in Europe" to run a business once the country leaves the European Union. Germany says reviving G-8 with Russia 'not up for debate' Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:18:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Germany-Russia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Germany-Russia c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7eba BERLIN (AP) — The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations. Tombstone of famed rabbi damaged in Czech town of Prostejov Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:08:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Czech-Tombstone-Damaged/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Czech-Tombstone-Damaged c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7ebc PRAGUE (AP) — A tombstone of a well-known rabbi at a former Jewish cemetery in the Czech town of Prostejov has been damaged. Hungary completes 2nd border fence meant to stop migrants Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:54:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU--Europe-Migrants/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU--Europe-Migrants c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7db6 ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — A second fence on the border with Serbia meant to stop any surge in the flow of migrants toward Western Europe has been completed, the Hungarian government said Friday. Germany arrests Swiss citizen suspected of espionage Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:15:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2017/04/28/EU-Germany-Swiss-Arrested/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_europe_EU-Germany-Swiss-Arrested c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:7e6f BERLIN (AP) — German authorities arrested a 54-year-old Swiss citizen on suspicion of spying Friday, but declined to say who he allegedly worked for.