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Taiwan president calls for investment agreement with EU

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called for a bilateral investment agreement (BIA) with the European Union during a dinner marking Europe Day, reports said Friday (May 27). ...

Live updates | UN Chief: War in Ukraine driving world hunger

UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations chief said Wednesday he is in “intense contacts” with Russia and other countries to stop escalating global hunger exacerbated by the war in Ukraine by allowing the...

Biden signs Ukraine bill, seeks $40B aid, in Putin rejoinder

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington sought to portray a united front against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as President Joe Biden signed a bipartisan measure to reboot the World War II-era “lend-lease” progra...

Biden signs Ukraine bill, seeks $40B aid, in Putin rejoinder

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington sought to portray a united front against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine Monday as President Joe Biden signed a bipartisan measure to reboot the World War II-era “lend-lease”...

AP Interview: Lithuania FM calls for regime change in Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lithuania’s top diplomat said Monday that removing Russian President Vladimir Putin from power is the only way to protect the West and its allies from future threats from Moscow, urg...

Macron proposes new political union for non-EU countries

BRUSSELS (AP) — France’s president warned Monday that decades could pass before Ukraine joins the European Union, and proposed a new political organization to bring together countries on the continent...

Live updates | Protesters target Russian envoy in Warsaw

WARSAW, Poland — Protesters threw what appeared to be red paint, to symbolize blood, at the Russian ambassador as he arrived at a cemetery in Warsaw to pay respects to Red Army soldiers who died durin...

Live updates | UN chief 'appalled' at reported school attack

UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations chief says he is “appalled” at the reported attack on a school in the Ukrainian town of Bilohorivka, where many people were apparently seeking shelter from fightin...

G-7 leaders mark VE Day stressing unity, support for Ukraine

LONDON (AP) — Leaders from the Group of Seven developed democracies pledged Sunday to phasing out or banning the import of Russian oil, as they met with Ukraine's president, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, for o...

EU citizens are full of hope for the future of Europe

At first sight, Annemie De Clerck and Krasimir Zlatinov do not seem to have much in common. De Clerck is a 62-year-old Belgian woman, newly retired, who used to be responsible for educational matter...

Europe Festival opens at Taipei's Huashan with focus on Ukrainian solidarity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese leaders and EU officials showed support for Ukraine at the opening ceremony of the annual Europe Festival at Taipei’s Huashan 1914 Creative Park at noon Sa...

France: Emmanuel Macron sworn in for second term

French President Emmanuel Macron was sworn into office for a second term on Saturday after his election victory over far-right rival Marine Le Pen. Speaking at the investiture ceremony at the Elysee ...

On last Europe day, Biden meets with Polish leader, refugees

Twenty-five years ago, Joe Biden visited Poland’s capital with a warning: Even though the Soviet Union had collapsed, some of NATO’s original members were not doing enough to ensure the al...

EU launches conference to debate its future with citizens

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday expressed hope that Europe would rediscover the path of “great projects, great ambitions and great dreams” as the European Union launched a wide...

Ukraine's leader marks end of WWII in village near Russia

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president marked the anniversary of World War II's end in Europe by visiting a village along the Russian border, where tensions had escalated during a recent Russian mil...