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  • March 17, 2004  

    More Europeans are starting to believe their countries should have policies independent of the United States and have concerns about the Iraq war, according to a survey by the Pew Global Attitudes Project. Gwen Ifill discusses the state of public opinion abroad with the director of the survey and two regional experts. Continue reading

  • March 16, 2004   BY Admin 

    Anti-American sentiment is growing in several European nations a year after the war in Iraq began, according to a survey released Tuesday by the independent Pew Global Attitudes Project. Continue reading

  • March 16, 2004  

    The investigation into the train bombings in Madrid last week widened Tuesday as the death toll from the attacks rose to 201. Ray Suarez discusses the attacks and the political aftermath with two experts on Spanish politics. Continue reading

  • March 16, 2004  

    Following a string of ambush attacks on civilian aid workers in Iraq, Gwen Ifill talks to the leaders of two relief organizations about the escalating violence against civilians. Continue reading

  • March 15, 2004  

    Reverberations continued across Europe today from Sunday’s elections in Spain, where Socialists swept the ruling Conservatives out of office over the issue of Spain’s support of the Iraq war. Ray Suarez gets an update from Madrid from Washington Post correspondent Keith Richburg. Continue reading

  • March 15, 2004  

    Reverberations continued across Europe from the elections in Spain, where Socialists swept the ruling Conservatives out of office over the issue of Spain’s support of the Iraq war. Margaret Warner looks at the election’s ramifications for European and U.S-Spain relations, as well as the Iraqi coalition and the war on terror. Continue reading

  • March 12, 2004  

    Millions of Spaniards took to the streets Friday to mourn the hundreds killed and injured in Thursday’s train blasts in Madrid. Spain’s ambassador to the United States Javier Ruperez describes his nation’s efforts to catch the bombers and his own kidnapping by the Basque separatist group ETA, the lead suspect. Continue reading

  • March 11, 2004   BY Admin 

    A series of powerful explosions that ripped through commuter trains in the Madrid area Thursday killed at least 190 people and injured more than 1,000 in the country’s worst-ever terror attack. Continue reading

  • March 11, 2004  

    At least 190 people were killed when a series of bombs exploded in Madrid, Spain today. Ray Suarez discusses the situation with Michael Radu, chairman of the Center on Terrorism and Counterterrorism at the Foreign Policy Research and Institute, and Richard Gardner, former U.S. ambassador to Spain under President Clinton. Continue reading

  • March 10, 2004  

    American forces will intervene to stop Haitian-against-Haitian violence, the U.S. military said this week. Congress, meanwhile, contemplated how to best stabilize Haiti at a hearing Wednesday. Gwen Ifill discusses the situation with two senators who were at the hearing. Continue reading