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Russia to pay $3M in Greenpeace ship settlement

May 18, 2019 - 11:30 AM

The settlement, reached after the Dutch dragged Moscow to various courts, was reached after talks between Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok and Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov

ARCTIC SUNRISE. In this file photo taken on February 22, 2005, Greenpeace ship the "Arctic Sunrise" arrives to the Canary Islands.  Photo by Samuel Aranda / AFP

British PM meets Dutch counterpart in key Brexit week

Jul 03, 2018 - 11:33 PM

Theresa May makes 'the case for an ambitious economic and security partnership with the European Union,' a statement from the British government says

WORKING LUNCH. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte receives his British counterpart Theresa May for a work lunch at the Catshuis, The Hague, on July 3, 2018. Photo by Koen van Weel/ANP/AFP

Residents return to storm-ravaged Florida Keys

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:24 AM

European leaders visited the storm ravaged Caribbean meanwhile amid criticism over relief efforts

DECIMATED. Debris from trailer homes destroyed by Hurricane Irma litters the Seabreeze Trailer Park in Islamorada, in the Florida Keys, September 12, 2017. Saul Loeb/AFP

MAP: Europe's royal families

Jun 19, 2014 - 9:56 PM

Europe currently has 5 kings two queens two princes and a grand duke

Syria's jihadi migration emerging terror threat in Europe, beyond

Jul 28, 2013 - 12:30 PM

Hundreds of Europeans and thousands of other Sunni Muslim foreign fighters have made Syria the new land of jihad

The following image and information obtained September 20, 2012 courtesy of IntelCenter shows a still frame from a September 19, 2012 Jabhat al-Nusrah's al-Manarah al-Bayda Foundation release of a 02:51 video allegedly shows a VBIED attack on a gathering of a pro-Assad militia at the al-Hikmah school in the Hamah countryside on the Muhardah/Hamah Expressway at the Khattab Intersection in Syria. AFP / IntelCenter

Old colonies, current friendships

Mar 20, 2012 - 9:55 AM

Global friend connections on Facebook roughly mirror the old European empires of the past