Europe

FILE - The headquarters of the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland.
UNAIDS says most of world not on course to meet 2020 goals, and COVID-19 is pushing them further off course
Margaret Besheer
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 18:25
Tomas Kapler, an IT expert, talks about his "Corovent" lung ventilator, in Prague, Czech Republic, June 15, 2020.
Online business consultant, with no background in engineering or medicine, assembles team of 30 people to create device that may save lives around the globe
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 14:28
Another view of the beach at Marina del Cantone (Sabina Castelfranco/VOA)
With the US off the EU’s safe traveler list, country faces big losses
Sabina Castelfranco
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 10:55
Hatice Cengiz, the fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Kashoggi, leaves a court in Istanbul, Friday, July 3, 2020, where…
Hatice Cengiz spoke at the opening of the trial in absentia of two former aides of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and 18 other Saudi nationals who were charged in Turkey for Khashoggi's grisly slaying  
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 10:46
The Amalfi Coast seen from above (Sabina Castelfranco/VOA)
Italy's Amalfi Coast is among areas affected by the absence of usually big-spending American tourists
Sabina Castelfranco
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 10:24
Russian journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva leaves after a court hearing in Pskov, Russia July 6, 2020. A Russian court pronounced…
After the verdict, Human Rights Watch issued a statement calling the charges 'bogus' and a 'devastating blow' to press freedoms in Russia.   
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 08:01
Paris' Louvre Museum is open, but there are very few visitors.  (photo by Lisa Bryant)
About one third of its galleries remain closed
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 05:28
93-year-old former SS guard Bruno Dey in the concentration camp Stutthof near Danzig is sitting in the regional court in…
Bruno Dey stands accused of complicity in the murder of 5,230 people when he worked at the Stutthof camp
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 05:01
FILE - Britain's National Theatre is dressed in tape at the launch of the #MissingLiveTheatre campaign by UK theater designers on the south bank of the River Thames in London, July 3, 2020.
Sector that has been crippled by the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Sunday
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 21:27
Andrej Plenkovic, Croatia's incumbent prime minister, center, waves a Croatian flag as he celebrates with his HDZ party members, in Zagreb, Croatia, July 5, 2020.
The official results after about 60% of votes were counted gave the HDZ 68 seats in the 151-seat parliament
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 19:52
(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 29, 2019, pedestrians use their mobile phones near a Huawei advert at a bus stop in…
Britain is set to end the participation of Chinese telecom giant Huawei in the building of Britain’s 5G phone network — a policy about-turn that will further deteriorate London’s strained relations with Beijing 
Jamie Dettmer
Sun, 07/05/2020 - 11:33
Pope Francis waves to faithful from his studio window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, as he leaves at the end of the Angelus prayer, July 5, 2020.
Pope Francis throws his support behind a UN Security Council resolution calling for a halt to conflicts to facilitate the fight against the coronavirus pandemic
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 10:53
FILE - General view outside GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) headquarters in Brentford, Britain, May 4, 2020.
Clinical trials are due to start in September and Sanofi has said it expects to get approval by the first half of next year, sooner than previously anticipated
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 10:39
Members of "Brigade Anti Negrophobia" and anti-racism groups attend a "de-colonial tour" next to the French capital's Museum of…
A march, starting at the French capital’s Museum of Immigration, is being held on the 58th anniversary of Algeria’s independence from France after a long and brutal war   
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 13:42
Members of the public are seen at a bar in Manchester's Northern Quarter, England, July 4, 2020.
The reopening of pubs in England does not seem to have overwhelmed emergency services as many had feared ahead of the biggest easing of Britain's lockdown
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 08:03