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  • Fighting in eastern Ukraine rages on overnight despite talks

    Fighting raged overnight and in the early hours on Tuesday on the outskirts of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine despite an agreement reached by the Ukrainian and Russian foreign ministers a day earlier. The yearlong military conflict...
  • 5 things to know about G-7 foreign ministers' meeting

    Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven most industrialized nations are meeting in the German city of Luebeck on Tuesday and Wednesday. Here are five things to know about the meeting of the top diplomats from Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy,...
  • UN approves arms embargo against Yemen rebel leaders

    The U.N. Security Council stepped up efforts Tuesday to thwart a Houthi rebel takeover of Yemen, imposing an arms embargo on the leaders of the Shiite group, along with former President Ali Abdullah Saleh and his son. Yemen, the Arab world's poorest...
  • G-7 nations chide Russia on Iran air-defense sale as premature

    LUEBECK, Germany Germany and Italy said Russia's planned sale of air-defense systems to Iran before world powers complete an agreement on the country's nuclear program is premature. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, hosting a Group of...
  • Fighting in eastern Ukraine flares after winter lull

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine flares after winter lull
    Intense fighting flared in eastern Ukraine over the last three days, shattering a cease-fire that held for two months while winter snow dampened the year-old conflict and the early spring thaw mired the would-be combatants in vast expanses of mud. At...
  • Ford Europe bullish after strong first quarter

    DETROIT A recovering economy and government incentives in some European countries will continue to contribute to better sales on the heels of a strong first quarter, said Peter Fleet, vice president of sales for Ford of Europe. Ford sold 335,100 vehicles...
  • German minister: Too early to reward Iran over nuclear talks

    Germany's foreign minister said Tuesday it's too early to reward Iran for a preliminary agreement on its nuclear program, criticizing Russia's decision to lift a ban on delivery of an air defense missile system. Frank-Walter Steinmeier spoke to reporters...
  • EU body warns of increased civilian-military plane incidents

    The European Aviation Safety Agency says there was a significant increase last year in incidents involving civilian and military aircraft over the Baltic Sea and measures are needed to reduce risks. NATO has complained that Russian military aircraft...
  • Israel's leader speaks to Putin over Russia missiles to Iran

    Israel's prime minister says he has spoken to Russia's president to convey his displeasure over Russia's decision to sell advanced anti-aircraft missiles to Iran. Benjamin Netanyahu's office says he spoke with Vladimir Putin Tuesday to protest Russia's...
  • US, Iran face political obstacles to potential nuclear deal

    A potentially path-breaking nuclear deal could face political trouble in Iran and the United States, but not necessarily elsewhere. The framework deal struck April 2 between Tehran and six world powers — Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia...
  • UK military monitors 3 Russian warships in English Channel

    Britain's Ministry of Defense said Tuesday it was monitoring the activities of a Russian destroyer and two other ships in the English Channel. The ministry said the destroyer Severomorsk, a tanker and a support ship were passing through the waters...