Supporters wait for the speech of former Bavarian state premier ...
Feb 22nd, 2012
(Reuters) - Supporters wait for the speech of former Bavarian state premier Edmund Stoiber at the Christian Social Union (CSU) traditional Ash Wednesday meeting in Passau February 22, 2012. REUTERS/Michael Dalder(GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS) -
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday urged Britons to watch whether European Union reforms were successful before deciding whether to leave the multi-nation bloc, backing the position taken by Prime Minister David Cameron. "I think the UK's participation in the EU is an expression of its influence and its ... role ... [Full Article]
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Netherlands' Queen Beatrix thanked her people Monday and urged them to support her son, Crown Prince Willem-Alexander, in a final address before she abdicates and he takes over as king. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's election overseers say they will bar candidates who are physically weak from running in next month's presidential election, a clear nod toward a former president. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian state media say army units have pushed deeper into a strategic town near the Lebanese border and are fighting street battles with the rebels. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
NEW DELHI (AP) - China's new premier says he chose India as the site of his first foreign visit because cooperation between the world's two most populous nations is crucial to world stability and economic growth. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]