A Russian serviceman pictured on the Crimean peninsula. REUTERS
Crimea's referendum on joining Russia would have “no legal effect” and “no moral force”, leading Western powers say.
Today, 15:30 CET
Merkel says asset freezes on Russian officials could follow within days.
Thursday, 6 March 2014 + All Russia articles Foreign affairs
Africa now embodies the fears and hopes of humanity.
Today, 15:00 CET
Small advance team is ready for deployment.
Thursday, 6 March 2014 + All Africa articles
Applicants had asked EU court to overturn Dutch decisions refusing residence to non-EU spouses.
Today, 12:54 CET
Once again, Iran is reaching out to the EU, and once again it hopes this will help weaken UN pressure on its human-rights record, writes Roya Boroumand.
Saturday, 8 March 2014
NSA exploited disunity between EU national governments to get access to data on citizens of other EU countries, says whistleblower.
Saturday, 8 March 2014 + All Rights articles Foreign affairs
Date of visit by Xi Jinping is confirmed as 31 March, five days after EU-US summit.
Today, 12:38 CET
‘Tomio Okamura's Dawn of Direct Democracy' is an anti-establishment Czech populist party known for strong rhetoric about Roma.
Thursday, 6 February 2014
Dane and Briton killed in attack that killed head of IMF office.
Saturday, 18 January 2014 + All Asia articles