VOA News: Europe,Europe Tue, 13 Oct 2009 16:01:27 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Obama to Meet with Spain's PM Zapatero Tue, 13 Oct 2009 16:01:27 +0200 Tue, 13 Oct 2009 16:01:27 -0400 Tue, 13 Oct 2009 16:01:27 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-13-voa34.cfm?rss=europe The two leaders are to have working lunch at the White House before making statements to reporters "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-13-voa34.cfm?RSS=Europe" US, Russia: No New Sanctions on Iran Yet Tue, 13 Oct 2009 18:26:31 +0200 Tue, 13 Oct 2009 18:26:31 -0400 Tue, 13 Oct 2009 18:26:31 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-13-voa45.cfm?rss=europe US Secretary of State says it is not yet time for additional sanctions but that US believes such a step might be needed if diplomacy fails "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-13-voa45.cfm?RSS=Europe" Clinton: Russian Rights Record Threatens Progress Wed, 14 Oct 2009 10:28:08 +0200 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 10:28:08 -0400 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 10:28:08 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa7.cfm?rss=europe US Secretary of State told audience in Moscow that people should be free to take unpopular positions and "challenge abuses of authority" "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa7.cfm?RSS=Europe" Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit Concludes in Beijing Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:06:14 +0200 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:06:14 -0400 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:06:14 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa14.cfm?rss=europe Leaders of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan focused on economic difficulties,  transportation and telecommunication links "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa14.cfm?RSS=Europe" Armenia, Turkey Pursue 'Football' Diplomacy Wed, 14 Oct 2009 15:00:42 +0200 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 15:00:42 -0400 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 15:00:42 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa23.cfm?rss=europe Two countries face off in World Cup qualifier Wednesday, as presidents Gul, Sarkisyan watch "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa23.cfm?RSS=Europe" Putin Says Iran Sanctions Talk Premature Wed, 14 Oct 2009 17:02:57 +0200 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 17:02:57 -0400 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 17:02:57 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa31.cfm?rss=europe Russia's PM tells reporters in Beijing there is no need to frighten the Iranians with such talk "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa31.cfm?RSS=Europe" Conference Calls for Safer Hospitals in Developing World Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:12:00 +0200 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:12:00 -0400 Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:12:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa33.cfm?rss=europe At conference in London, officials from around world come together to try to find ways to make hospitals safer, stronger so that when disasters happen, health facilities will be more resilient "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-14-voa33.cfm?RSS=Europe" Demands For More Reform by Turkey Lessen EU Membership Chances Thu, 15 Oct 2009 00:35:07 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 00:35:07 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 00:35:07 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa1.cfm?rss=europe European Commission's annual progress report on Turkish membership says Ankara says nation has a lot more work needs to be done for it to become an EU member "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa1.cfm?RSS=Europe" EU's Sudan Envoy Argues Peace Will Pay Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa25.cfm?rss=europe Torben Brylle says financial benefits of peace make key argument for ending fighting in Southern Sudan "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa25.cfm?RSS=Europe" Five Countries Elected to Two-Year Security Council Terms Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa34.cfm?rss=europe Bosnia, Brazil, Gabon, Lebanon and Nigeria to participate in decisions ranging from deploying UN peacekeepers to imposing sanctions "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa34.cfm?RSS=Europe"