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EU Wants Immediate Probe Of Alleged Chemical Attack

Reuters | Posted 10.21.2013 | World

BRUSSELS, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The European Union called for a "thorough and immediate" investigation of an alleged chemical attack in Syria after Syr...

EU Opens Way For Direct Aid To Syrian Rebels

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2013 | World

By Justyna Pawlak and Ethan Bilby BRUSSELS, Feb 18 (Reuters) - The European Union took steps on Monday to provide direct aid potential...

Europe Adopts New Syria Sanctions

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 07.14.2012 | World

BRUSSELS — The European Union imposed visa bans and asset freezes Monday on three new people associated with Syrian President Bashar Assad's reg...

EU Hits Syria With New Sanctions

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2012 | World

By Justyna Pawlak and David Brunnstrom BRUSSELS, Feb 27 (Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers agreed new sanctions against Syr...

EU May Impose New Sanctions On Syria

Posted 04.09.2012 | World

BRUSSELS -- A senior EU official say the bloc will soon impose harsher sanctions against Syria as it seeks to weaken the regime and end President Bash...

European Union Increases Pressure On Assad

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 01.24.2012 | World

BEIRUT — An Arab League committee on Thursday gave Syria 24 hours to agree to allow an observer mission into the country, or it could face sanct...

EU Expected To Push For More Sanctions Against Syria In Coming Days

AP | RAF CASERT | Posted 12.06.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — The European Union is moving to widen its sanctions against Syria because of the Arab state's brutal crackdown on protesters, officia...

Official: Europe Considers Embargo On Syrian Oil

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 10.19.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — The European Union is planning to slap sweeping new economic sanctions against Syria, including an embargo on oil imports, a senior o...

EU Says Assad Lost All Legitimacy, Should Leave Power

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 10.18.2011 | World

BEIRUT — The U.S. and its European allies called on Syrian President Bashar Assad to resign Thursday as activists reported more bloodshed overni...