ENI President Giuseppe Recchi poses during a meeting organized ...
Jun 11th, 2011
(Reuters) - ENI President Giuseppe Recchi poses during a meeting organized by young Confindustria members in Santa Margherita Ligure June 11, 2011. REUTERS/Remo Casilli (ITALY - Tags: BUSINESS PROFILE) -
By Gareth Jones and Alissa de Carbonnel KIEV (Reuters) - Anti-government protesters toppled a statue of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in Ukraine's capital and attacked it with hammers on Sunday in a symbolic challenge to President Viktor Yanukovich and his plans for closer ties with Russia. The gesture rejecting Moscow's historic in... [Full Article]
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday his country opposes the presence of foreign forces in Afghanistan and the region, saying their presence generates tension, the official IRNA news agency reported. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Ukraine on Thursday hosted top diplomats for a meeting of the OSCE security group overshadowed by two weeks of protests over its rejection of an EU deal, as demonstrators kept up the pressure on President Viktor Yanukovych. PThousands of anti-Yanukovych protesters remained on Kiev's central Independence Square which they have controlled and surroun... [Full Article]