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European Union Agrees To Put New Sanctions On Russia

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ | Posted 09.11.2014 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has decided to slap new economic sanctions on Russia over its actions in Ukraine, diplomats said Thursday. The s...

EU Gives Russia Ultimatum On Ukraine

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ and JIM HEINTZ | Posted 10.30.2014 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short ...

Officials: EU Adopts Tough New Sanctions Against Russia

AP | JULIE PACE and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG | Posted 09.28.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tu...

EU Smacks Top Russian Officials, Spy Chief With Sanctions

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2014 | World

BRUSSELS, July 25 (Reuters) - The European Union said on Saturday it had imposed asset freezes on a number of top Russian officials, including the chi...

As Europe Reconsiders Russian Gas, Qatar Waits in Wings

Giorgio Cafiero | Posted 06.26.2014 | Politics
Giorgio Cafiero

Although unlikely to replace Russia as Europe's top natural gas provider, Qatar could assist in significantly decreasing the EU's reliance on Russian energy resources while at the same time obtaining greater diplomatic leverage over European governments.

EU Poised To Slap More Sanctions On Russia

AP | MIKE CORDER and RAF CASERT | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union foreign ministers slapped travel bans and asset freezes Monday on 21 people from Russia and Crimea who they linked to...