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A crowd supports Cedric Herrou, a French activist farmer who faces up to five years in prison as he goes on trial accused of helping African migrants cross the border from Italy, with a banner reading "Yes to solidarity and Welcome migrants and refugees."
The cases have centered on the Alps, where migrants traverse snowy passes between Italy and France, many ill-equipped for the cold. Each year some die of hypothermia
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Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:25
Ukrainian servicemen gather near the vessel Nikopol, one of three Ukraine's naval ships captured in the Kerch Strait and then returned by Russia, in the port of Ochakiv, Nov. 20, 2019.
Kyiv says three captured naval vessels returned by Russia earlier this week were in poor condition and stripped of key components
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Thu, 11/21/2019 - 11:42
Men roll barrels of Beaujolais Nouveau wine for the official launch of the 2015 vintage in the center of Lyon early November 19, 2015.
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This year's Beaujolais Nouveau Day celebrations come a month after the U.S. imposed a 25% tax on French wine and other EU goods in response to illegal EU aircraft subsidies
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Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:21
Still image from video, sculptor Meredith Bergmann works on the first women's statue that will be installed in New York's Central Park, in her studio in Ridgefield, Connecticut, Nov. 4, 2019.
The monument is scheduled to be dedicated Aug. 26, 2020, marking the 100th anniversary of American women winning the right to vote
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Thu, 11/21/2019 - 09:47
A combination photo of the front-pages of British newspapers on Thursday Nov. 21, 2019 headlining the scandal surrounding…
A lawyer for victims of sex offender Jeffrey Epstein says Britain's Prince Andrew should speak to U.S. investigators immediately about what he knew of the convicted pedophile
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Thu, 11/21/2019 - 11:53
Team Estonia, which participated in the EU representatives' tree-planting effort in Washington, was led by Ambassador Jonatan Vseviov, second from left, and featured Johannas, age 2½, son of Ranner Selge, IT specialist at the embassy. (Natalie Liu/VOA)
Envoys plant trees in a Washington park to earn goodwill, set example on how to combat buildup of greenhouse gases
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Wed, 11/20/2019 - 18:57
President of the European Council Donald Tusk speaks during the European Peoples Party (EPP) congress in Zagreb, Croatia,…
The future president of the largest party in the European Parliament has launched a scathing attack against autocratic and populist leaders within the group's ranks
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Wed, 11/20/2019 - 18:18