European Union
  • Marathon E.U.-mediated talks were meant to resolve the status of Serb-dominated northern Kosovo.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 02, 2013, 9:22 PM EDT
  • Protesters from the extreme right group shout slogans and wave flags during a rally outside the Cypriot Parliament in central capital Nicosia, on Thursday, March 28, 2013.

    Cyprus will try to draw strength from its not-so-distant experience of invasion — and the fact a whole generation knows what it means to rebuild from scratch.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 29, 2013, 6:47 AM EDT
  • EU police officers from Poland guard the entrance at the U.N. court building in the northern Serb-dominated part of the ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo, Thursday, March 28, 2013.

    Three ethnic Serbs are convicted, sentenced regarding deadly 2008 Kosovo riots; defense lawyers say they will appeal the three guilty verdicts.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 28, 2013, 4:23 PM EDT
  • In this citizen journalism image provided by Aleppo Media Center AMC which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, anti-Syrian regime protesters, wave the Syrian revolutionary flags during a protest to mark the second anniversary of the their uprising, in Aleppo, Syria, Friday March 15, 2013.

    Western powers remain opposed to arming the Syrian opposition even as Assad digs in, mobilizing loyal forces for a protracted battle; Syrians say they fear for their country's future.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 15, 2013, 6:03 PM EDT
  • Students march under the snow while they protest against austerity measures on state schools, in Pamplona, northern Spain on Thursday, March 14, 2013.

    Pols still want higher taxes and budget cuts, but are slowing the pace in hopes of avoiding any further slowdown in economic growth.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 15, 2013, 8:39 PM EDT
  • Union members light a fire during a demonstration outside of an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, March 14, 2013.

    10,000 from across the European Union used a summit of regional leaders to demand they focus on curbing unemployment as opposed to deficits.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2013, 9:38 PM EDT
  • Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, March 14, 2013.

    Serves as a rejection of criticism from the E.U., United States, and human rights groups who say the changes threaten democracy and the rule of law.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2013, 7:06 PM EDT