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Alissa de Carbonnel

Ahead of EU polls, Facebook voids accounts targeting Moldovan election

18 Feb 2019

(This version of the Feb. 14 story corrects to make clear Ukraine is not an EU member)

EU parliament recognises Guaido as Venezuelan interim president

01 Feb 2019

BRUSSELS The European Parliament recognised Venezuela's self-declared interim president Juan Guaido as de facto head of state on Thursday, heightening international pressure on the OPEC member's socialist President Nicolas Maduro. | Video

Russia, Ukraine to hold further gas talks in May

21 Jan 2019

BRUSSELS Russia and Ukraine will meet for further gas talks in May after an EU-mediated discussion in Brussels on Monday yielded no concrete results, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said.

UPDATE 2-Russia, Ukraine to hold further gas talks in May

21 Jan 2019

* No threat to Russian gas supplies via Ukraine - EU (Adds details on meeting from sources)

EU offers Ukraine more help but holds off on new Russia sanctions

13 Dec 2018

BRUSSELS European Union leaders offered Ukraine more aid at a summit on Thursday after Russia's seized its ships off Crimea but calls to punish Moscow with more sanctions went unheeded for now as Berlin and Paris try to secure the release of captured sailors.

EU's climate chief calls for net-zero emissions by 2050

28 Nov 2018

BRUSSELS The European Union's climate chief called for the bloc to take the lead and aim for net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 in its climate strategy published on Wednesday, ahead of key U.N. talks on curbing global warming.

Iran's nuclear chief warns EU patience is running thin

27 Nov 2018

BRUSSELS Iran's nuclear chief said on Tuesday he was warning the European Union's top diplomat that Iranian patience was running out on the bloc's pledges to keep up oil trade despite U.S. sanctions. | Video

Iran's nuclear chief warns EU patience is running thin

27 Nov 2018

BRUSSELS, Nov 27 Iran's nuclear chief said on Tuesday he was warning the European Union's top diplomat that Tehran's patience was running out on the bloc's pledges to keep up oil trade despite U.S. sanctions.

Iran nuclear chief warns of unpredictable consequences if deal breaks down

26 Nov 2018

BRUSSELS Iran's nuclear chief warned the European Union on Monday of "ominous" consequences if it did not follow through with action to keep the economic benefits of the 2015 nuclear agreement alive.

Iran nuclear chief warns of unpredictable consequences if deal breaks down

26 Nov 2018

BRUSSELS Iran's nuclear chief warned the European Union on Monday of "ominous" consequences if it did not follow through with action to keep the economic benefits of the 2015 nuclear agreement alive.

World News

Venezuelan troops kill one in first bloodshed linked to aid entry

Venezuelan troops killed at least one person and wounded several others on Friday near the Brazilian border, witnesses said, the first bloodshed linked to opposition efforts to bring aid into the South American country against the wishes of embattled President Nicolas Maduro.