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Russian President Vladimir Putin Now Wants to Work With U.S.

Russian President Vladimir Putin Now Wants to Work With U.S.

Vladimir Putin now wants to work with U.S. because of common agenda Russian President Vladimir Putin now says he wants to work with the U.S. That comes two days after he blasted the U.S. of trying to dominate world affairs. I guess those sanctions are really hurting the Russian economy. […]

by · April 18, 2015 · European News
Eritrean Refugee Khaled Idris Bahray Found Dead Outside Dresden Home

Eritrean Refugee Khaled Idris Bahray Found Dead Outside Dresden Home

Police have launched an investigation after an Eritrean man, Khaled Idris Bahray, was found dead outside his Dresden home in east Germany on Tuesday. The Guardian reports Bahray, 20, was last seen when he left his apartment on Monday evening to go shopping but never returned home. A resident, who […]

by · January 14, 2015 · European News
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Makes History as Croatia’s First Woman President

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Makes History as Croatia’s First Woman President

Conservative populist Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic makes history as the first woman president of Croatia. The electoral commission declared her a winner of presidential runoff against President Ivo Josipovic. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic beat Josipovic more than 50% of the vote to the incumbent’s 49%.

by · January 11, 2015 · European News
German Tabloid Hamburger Morgenpost that Ran Charlie Hebdo Cartoon, Firebombed

German Tabloid Hamburger Morgenpost that Ran Charlie Hebdo Cartoon, Firebombed

German tabloid Hamburger Morgenpost that ran a Charlie Hebdo cartoon was firebombed. No-one was at the tabloid, located in the port city of Hamburg, at the time of the bombing. Hamburg police said it was “too soon” to tell whether there was a connection between the Charlie Hebdo tribute and […]

by · January 11, 2015 · European News, Terror Attacks
Family of Slain Paris Grocery Store Gunman Amedy Coulibaly “Condemn These Acts”

Family of Slain Paris Grocery Store Gunman Amedy Coulibaly “Condemn These Acts”

The family of slain Paris kosher grocery store gunman Amedy Coulibaly issued a statement offering their “sincere condolences” to the victims’ families, the AFP reports. The statement reads, “We condemn these acts. We absolutely do not share these extreme ideas. We hope there will not be any confusion between these […]

by · January 10, 2015 · European News, Terror Attacks
LOL: Russia Imposes Sanctions Banning Western Food, Agricultural Products

LOL: Russia Imposes Sanctions Banning Western Food, Agricultural Products

Moscow’s response to sanctions from the West is to impose bans on Western food and agricultural products. Um, I am guessing that will impact them more than it will the U.S. and other exporters of such products to Russia: MOSCOW — Russia announced on Thursday that it was banning the […]

by · August 7, 2014 · European News
Five French Cops in Hot Water for Wearing Blackface at a “Negro Party”

Five French Cops in Hot Water for Wearing Blackface at a “Negro Party”

Five French police officers are under investigation after photos surfaced on social media of them at a “negro party,” complete with blackface. The racist photographs have prompted an internal investigation from France’s national police inspector, the Inspection Générale de la Police Nationale, and the officers from the Paris suburb of […]

by · June 15, 2014 · European News, Today's Headlines
Spanish Village Overwhelmingly Votes to Change Name from “Camp Kill Jews”

Spanish Village Overwhelmingly Votes to Change Name from “Camp Kill Jews”

Voters in Castrillo Matajudios have voted on Sunday to change the name of the village, which means “Camp Kill Jews.” Mayor Lorenzo Rodriguez said the village, which has just 56 registered voters, voted 29-19 to change the decades old name. The town’s original name was Castrillo Motajudios, which means “Jews’ […]

by · May 26, 2014 · European News
#Soccer Fans in Italy Throw Bananas, Knife-Like Object at Black AC Milan Players

#Soccer Fans in Italy Throw Bananas, Knife-Like Object at Black AC Milan Players

SHAMEFUL: More racism at a soccer game in Italy as fans throw bananas and a knife-like object at black AC Milan players. The incidents of racism continue to taint professional soccer in Europe. Midfielders Kevin Constant and Nigel de Jong were targeted with bananas as Atalanta beat AC Milan 2-1 […]

by · May 11, 2014 · Breaking News, European News
Russia Gets Hit with Additional US Sanctions Over Ukraine Crisis

Russia Gets Hit with Additional US Sanctions Over Ukraine Crisis

President Obama kept his word and imposed additional sanctions against Vladimir Putin’s inner circle. The Treasury Dept. has released a statement: WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today designated seven Russian government officials, including two key members of the Russian leadership’s inner circle, and 17 entities pursuant to Executive […]

by · April 28, 2014 · Breaking News, European News