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BBC News - Europe

BBC News - Europe

The latest stories from the Europe section of the BBC News web site.


05/24/2016 06:37 AM
Greece starts to move Idomeni migrants
Greece has begun evacuating thousands of migrants from the makeshift Idomeni camp on its northern border with Macedonia.
05/24/2016 07:11 AM
Strike hits all French oil refineries
A strike over new labour laws spreads to all of France's eight oil refineries, the CGT union says, in an escalating dispute with the government.
05/24/2016 02:22 AM
Unity call after divisive Austria poll
Austria's new president vows to listen to the people's "fear and anger" after his far-right opponent narrowly misses out on a landmark victory.
05/23/2016 06:45 PM
Fifa official sacked over bonus pay
Fifa acting secretary general Markus Kattner is sacked after being accused of paying himself unauthorised bonuses worth millions of pounds.
05/23/2016 09:50 PM
Colombia looks for Spanish journalist
Colombian security forces launch an operating to find a missing Spanish reporter believed have been kidnapped by left-wing guerrillas.
05/23/2016 03:03 PM
Merkel 'concern' on Turkey immunity law
German Chancellor Angela Merkel expresses "deep concern" to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over a new law lifting immunity for MPs.
05/23/2016 03:20 PM
German AfD walks out of Muslim meeting
The German right-wing party AfD walks out of a meeting with a Muslim council.
05/23/2016 06:08 PM
Pope Francis meets top Sunni cleric
Pope Francis meets the grand imam of Cairo's al-Azhar mosque after a five-year dialogue freeze between Roman Catholicism and the centre of Sunni learning.
05/23/2016 10:37 PM
Van Gaal sacked over poor Man Utd style
Louis van Gaal is sacked as Manchester United manager for the poor style of play - with Jose Mourinho set to replace him.
05/23/2016 12:13 PM
Osborne: EU exit threatens 820,000 jobs
George Osborne's Treasury says leaving the EU would tip the UK into recession, but Boris Johnson says the study is "more propaganda".
05/23/2016 09:06 AM
Becket bone back in UK after 800 years
A bone fragment believed to come from St Thomas Becket goes on display in England for the first time since it was taken to Hungary 800 years ago.
05/23/2016 11:00 AM
Ryanair fares to fall amid price war
Budget airline Ryanair says its average fare will fall 7% this year with analysts saying other airlines will follow suit.
05/20/2016 02:43 PM
Russian schools in army training drive
Russian teenagers' military spirit will be honed by a revived Soviet-era body.
05/20/2016 10:43 AM
Glitch leaves Wales out of Euros app
A 'technical issue' is blamed after Wales was left out of the official Euro 2016 app, disappointing fans.
05/19/2016 04:02 PM
Bayer makes takeover offer for Monsanto
Bayer is offering to buy agricultural giant Monsanto in a deal that could create the world's biggest supplier of seeds and pesticides.
05/17/2016 08:06 AM
Vodafone grows for first time since 2008
Mobile phone giant Vodafone says its underlying business is now growing for the first time since 2008, helped by a revival in Europe.
10/05/2015 09:01 PM
VIDEO: European Parliament
MEPs debate proposals to allow the early release of EU investment funds to Greece.
02/23/2016 04:39 PM
Albania country profile
Provides an overview of Albania, including key events and facts about this European country.
02/25/2016 12:21 PM
Andorra country profile
Provides an overview of Andorra, including key events and facts.
08/27/2015 07:51 PM
Armenia country profile
Provides an overview of Armenia, including key events and facts about this eastern European country
05/23/2016 12:32 PM
Austria country profile
Provides an overview of Austria, including key events and facts about this European country.
08/25/2015 10:33 AM
Azerbaijan country profile
Provides an overview of Azerbaijan, including key events and facts.
02/26/2016 02:50 PM
Belarus country profile
Provides an overview of Belarus, including key events and facts about this east European country
03/29/2016 09:57 AM
Belgium country profile
Provides an overview of Belgium, including key events and facts about this European country
03/25/2016 10:15 AM
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Provides an overview of Bosnia, including key events and facts about this European country which used to form part of Yugoslavia.
01/20/2016 03:38 PM
Bulgaria country profile
Provides an overview of Bulgaria, including key events and facts about this eastern European country
03/04/2016 01:28 PM
Croatia country profile
Provides an overview of Croatia, including key events and facts about this European country which used to be part of Yugoslavia.
02/23/2016 05:52 PM
Cyprus country profile
Provides an overview of Cyprus, including key events and facts about this bitterly divided island.
01/08/2016 03:05 PM
Czech Republic country profile
Provides an overview of the Czech Republic, including key events and facts about this European country which was part of the former Czechoslovakia.
02/25/2016 03:31 PM
Denmark country profile
Provides an overview of Denmark, including key events and facts about this European country
01/29/2016 02:30 PM
Estonia country profile
Provides an overview of Estonia, including key events and facts about this small country on the Baltic sea
02/24/2016 04:21 PM
Finland country profile
Provides an overview of Finland, including key events and facts about this northern European country.
02/12/2016 11:22 AM
France country profile
Provides a profile of France, including key events and facts about this European country.
01/22/2016 02:49 PM
Georgia country profile
Provides an overview of Georgia, including key events and facts
02/12/2016 01:14 PM
Germany country profile
Provides an overview of Germany, including key events and facts about this European country
01/20/2016 06:34 PM
Greece country profile
Provides an overview of Greece, including key events and facts about this European country
01/07/2016 04:02 PM
Hungary country profile
Provides an overview of Hungary, including key events and facts about this eastern European country
04/07/2016 09:39 AM
Iceland country profile
Provides an overview of Iceland, including key events and facts
05/11/2016 03:38 PM
Ireland country profile
Concise information about Ireland and its people, including figures for area, population, main languages, religions, exports, and more.
12/17/2015 11:32 AM
Italy country profile
Provides an overview of Italy, including key events and facts about this European country
02/11/2016 11:56 AM
Latvia country profile
Provides an overview of Latvia, including key events and facts about this country which lies on the Baltic Sea
03/05/2016 09:37 AM
Liechtenstein country profile
Provides an overview of Liechtenstein, including key events and facts about this tiny European country.
01/22/2016 11:57 AM
Lithuania country profile
Provides an overview of Lithuania, including key events and facts about this small country on the Baltic Sea
03/18/2016 02:40 PM
Luxembourg country profile
Provides an overview of Luxembourg, including key events and facts about this tiny but very wealthy European country
04/15/2016 02:34 PM
Macedonia country profile
Provides an overview of Macedonia, including key events and facts about this European country
03/17/2016 08:56 PM
Malta country profile
Provides an overview of Malta, including key events and facts about this small island state in the Mediterranean Sea
03/28/2016 04:10 PM
Moldova country profile
Provides an overview of Moldova, including key events and facts about this small eastern European country
03/17/2016 10:23 PM
Monaco country profile
Provides an overview of Monaco, including key events and facts about tiny kingdom on the Mediterranean Sea
03/16/2016 03:32 PM
Montenegro country profile
Provides an overview of Montenegro, including key events and facts about this Mediterranean country which used to be part of the former Yugoslavia
02/23/2016 12:21 PM
Netherlands country profile
Provides an overview of the Netherlands, including key events and facts about this European country
02/25/2016 02:09 PM
Norway country profile
Provides an overview of Norway, including key events and facts about this north European country
01/06/2016 03:41 PM
Poland country profile
Provides an overview of Poland, including key events and facts about this European country
04/19/2016 10:40 AM
Portugal country profile
Provides an overview of Portugal, including key events and facts about this European country
12/30/2015 12:45 PM
Romania country profile
Provides an overview of Romania, including key events and facts about this European country
02/29/2016 03:17 PM
Russia country profile
Provides an overview of Russia, including key events and facts about this major world power
03/21/2016 04:16 PM
San Marino country profile
Provides an overview of San Marino, including key events and facts about this tiny European country
04/27/2016 11:13 AM
Serbia country profile
Provides an overview of Serbia, including key events and facts about this European country which used to be part of Yugoslavia
03/17/2016 04:42 PM
Slovakia country profile
Provides an overview of Slovakia, including key events and facts about this European country
03/14/2016 11:17 AM
Slovenia country profile
Provides an overview of Slovenia, including key events and facts about this European country which used to be part of Yugoslavia
04/28/2016 01:39 PM
Spain country profile
Provides an overview of Spain, including key events and facts about this European country.
04/26/2016 09:25 AM
Sweden country profile
Provides an overview of Sweden, including key events and facts about this European country.
03/17/2016 07:10 PM
Switzerland country profile
Provides an overview of Switzerland, including key events and facts about this European country
05/06/2016 10:47 AM
Turkey country profile
Provides a profile of Turkey, including key events and facts about this country which straddles Europe and Asia
02/16/2016 12:16 PM
Ukraine country profile
Provides an overview of Ukraine, including key events and facts.
02/29/2016 03:04 PM
United Kingdom country profile
Provides an overview of the United Kingdom, including key events and facts about this European country
02/25/2016 04:27 PM
Vatican country profile
Provides an overview of the Vatican, including key events and facts about the world's smallest independent state
12/07/2015 07:26 PM
Abkhazia profile
A profile of Abkhazia, which declared itself independent but which Georgia considers a break-away region
11/22/2011 11:39 AM
Regions and territories: Ajaria
An overview of Ajaria including key facts, political leaders and notes on the media
04/21/2016 09:14 AM
Catalonia profile
Provides an overview of Catalonia, including key events and facts about this culturally and politically distinct region of Spain.
04/28/2011 09:31 AM
Regions and territories: Ceuta, Melilla
A profile of the Spanish north African enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla
03/16/2015 11:44 AM
Channel Islands profile
An overview of the Channel Islands, which are possessions of the British Crown and have independent administrations
08/18/2015 02:23 PM
Chechnya profile
Provides an overview, key facts and history of this Russian republic which was the scene of a major separatist conflict in the 1990s
12/11/2014 03:39 PM
Corsica profile
A profile of the Mediterranean island that has been part of France since the eighteenth century
04/21/2016 12:34 PM
Crimea profile
Provides and overview, basic facts and key events for the semi-autonomous region of Ukraine
02/25/2015 06:44 PM
Dagestan profile - Overview
Provides an overview of Dagestan, including key events and facts about this diverse and volatile republic in Russia's North Caucasus.
04/21/2016 09:31 AM
Faroe Islands profile
Provides an overview, basic facts and key events for this island belonging of Denmark
02/17/2016 02:43 PM
Gibraltar profile
Provides and overview of Gibraltar, plus key facts and dates for this British territory which is claimed by Spain
04/21/2016 10:34 AM
Greenland profile
Provides an overview of Greenland, including key events and facts about this Danish dependent territory
04/21/2016 10:46 AM
Ingushetia profile
Provides an overview of Ingushetia, including key events and facts about this republic in Russia's North Caucasus.
04/21/2016 10:20 AM
Isle of Man profile
Provides an overview of the Isle of Man, including key events and facts about this wealthy possession of the British Crown
01/29/2015 05:37 PM
Kabardino-Balkaria profile
Provides an overview, basic information and key events for this Russian republic
03/12/2015 02:11 PM
Kaliningrad profile
Provides an overview, basic facts and key events for this Russian exclave
11/29/2011 09:56 AM
Regions and territories: Kalmykia
Key facts, dates and events
03/12/2015 02:44 PM
Karachay-Cherkessia profile
Provides an overview, basic facts and key dates for this Russian republic
04/07/2016 02:13 PM
Kosovo profile
Provides an overview, basic facts and key events for this territory which unilaterally declared independence from Serbia in 2008
04/06/2016 12:01 PM
Nagorno-Karabakh profile
Provides an overview, basic facts and key events in this break-away republic completely surrounded by Azerbaijan
04/21/2016 12:13 PM
North Ossetia profile
Provides and overview, basic facts and key events for this territory
04/21/2016 12:06 PM
South Ossetia profile
Provides and overview, basic facts and key events for this territory which has claimed independence from Georgia
04/21/2016 10:00 AM
Trans-Dniester profile
Provides and overview, basic facts and key events for this break-away region which has proclaimed independence from Moldova
05/24/2016 04:03 AM
VIDEO: Gay refugees 'bullied' in Dutch camps
Gay refugees from the Middle East have faced abuse and harassment in Dutch camps - but now LGBT charities have begun to step in.
05/23/2016 04:21 PM
VIDEO: Binali Yildirim - farm boy to premier
Turkey's new prime minister Binali Yildirim grew up on a farm, had a career in shipbuilding before helping to found the current ruling party
05/23/2016 05:41 PM
VIDEO: 'Dark questions' after Cizre deaths
The United Nations wants to send investigators in to examine allegations that Turkish forces massacred around 100 civilians in Cizre.
05/22/2016 11:04 PM
VIDEO: Austrian election count is very close
Votes are being counted in Austria in a presidential race that is proving to be very close.
05/22/2016 08:18 PM
VIDEO: What would Brexit mean for NI?
The decision on EU membership has profound implications for Northern Ireland and its border with the Republic of Ireland.
05/21/2016 09:10 PM
VIDEO: MEPs make Greece migrant camp visit
Ten members of the European Parliament visit Greece to see how the deal between the European Union and Turkey has led to a dramatic reduction in new migrants.
05/21/2016 08:58 AM
VIDEO: Meet Istanbul's migrant musicians
BBC News meets some of the musician migrant bringing new sounds to the Turkish city.
05/23/2016 11:05 PM
Anatomy of a shipwreck
Why 700 people drowned in one incident in the Med
05/23/2016 11:26 PM
Why is Bulgaria making a big fuss about the niqab?
Why is Bulgaria banning clothing almost none of its Muslims wear?
05/23/2016 05:03 AM
What happened inside curfew-hit Turkish town?
Where Turkish forces stand accused of Kurdish killings
05/20/2016 11:47 PM
VIDEO: Yeats masterclass by renowned Irish actress
Irish actress Fiona Shaw reads and explains Easter 1916
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