Topic: Nicolas Sarkozy
The latest sanctions against the Iran nuclear program target its oil and petrochemical industries. The US and France are also threatening more devastating measures against Iran's banks.
11/22/2011 08:17 am
Secretary Clinton calls new US sanctions a 'significant ratcheting up of pressure on Iran.' Britain, France, and Canada also announce steps in wake of UN report citing 'deep concern' over Iran's nuclear program.
11/21/2011 07:53 pm
Benetton ads depicting President Obama and other heads of state kissing have been met with criticism from leaders and the faithful alike.
11/17/2011 11:11 pm
Greek PM Papandreou got the backing of his cabinet to hold a referendum on EU bailout terms. He meets today with France's Sarkozy and Germany's Merkel, who have said renegotiating is not an option.
11/02/2011 02:17 pm
Referendum to be called in Greece: Prime Minister George Papandreou called for a referendum that may further destabilize the economy in Europe and undermine euro.
11/02/2011 12:02 am
The Greek bailout isn't the only thing in doubt after Prime Minister George Papandreou said he will put what Europe took to be a done deal to a referendum. His government could fall this week.
11/01/2011 05:30 pm
After months of having their pride savaged by the rest of the continent, the Greeks have astounded Europe by announcing a referendum on the debt crisis plan.
11/01/2011 04:49 pm
China has stressed it will not be a savior to Europe as President Hu Jintao embarks on an official visit to the continent
11/01/2011 02:55 pm
European politicians reacted angrily and financial markets slid after Greek Prime Minister Papandreou stunned Europe with the announcement of a Greek referendum on latest aid package.
11/01/2011 12:00 pm
As developed economies deal with debt and emerging economies like China ramp up, the G20 must spearhead coordinated, complementary policies to navigate the choppy waters ahead, especially for Europe. Austerity alone won't do the trick.
11/01/2011 11:15 am