Europe


The Laptop Ban Continues Its Mysterious Run

There’s a lot we don’t know about the story of precisely what President Donald Trump told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and whether national security was endangered. But one thing…

Read more »

European Development Bank to Invest in Palestinian Areas

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is to start investing in Palestinian areas in Yehudah and Shomron and Gaza, it said on Wednesday. The development bank’s shareholder governments approved…

Read more »

U.S. Issues Travel Alert for Europe

The U.S. State Department issued a& travel& alert& for Europe on Monday, saying U.S. citizens should be aware of a continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout the continent. In the&…

Read more »

France Presidential Poll a Bellwether For Europe

  France votes on Sunday in the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election that is crucial to the future of Europe and a closely-watched test of voters’ anger…

Read more »

Netherlands: Hitler Coloring Book Removed Following Outrage

The Kruidvat Dutch drugstore chain has withdrawn a color-by-numbers book featuring Hitler, y”sh, following an outcry from unwitting purchasers. Kruidvat said that they “deeply regretted the incident” and withdrew the product…

Read more »

Huge Gas Find Off Egypt Sign of Maybe More

The discovery of a huge natural-gas deposit in Egyptian waters has boosted hopes of other such finds in the eastern Mediterranean that could help meet Europe’s energy needs, a senior…

Read more »

ECB Keeps Stimulus on Track to Aid Economy

The European Central Bank (ECB) has decided to keep its stimulus programs unchanged. And that leaves President Mario Draghi with the job of explaining at his post-decision news conference why he…

Read more »

Israel Joins European Air Navigation Group

Israel’s flag for the first time was raised this week outside the headquarters of the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation – also known as Eurocontrol – eight…

Read more »

Europe Takes Aim at Israeli Binary Options

Israeli regulators have pledged cooperation with their European counterparts in bringing to an end the practice of binary-options companies that have preyed on European customers, Globes reported on Thursday. The…

Read more »

Ryanair Expands Operations From Israel to Europe

Ryanair announced on Wednesday that it will be adding eight new routes to its scheduled flights from Israel to Europe, Globes reported. The new routes will depart from Ovda airport…

Read more »

European Police Arrest 245 for Arms Trafficking

Spanish police say a pan-European crackdown on illegal arms trafficking has resulted in 664 guns being seized and 245 people arrested in 11 countries. A Civil Guard statement Monday said…

Read more »