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EU to impose extra sanctions on N. Korea

EU to impose extra sanctions on N. Korea

The European Union has mulled extra sanctions on North Korea over its latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile. The EU added 9 individuals and 4 more institutions that have been yet to be identified on their restriction list on Thursday. The European Council of EU governments announced the state-owned Foreign Trade Bank is now …

Trump threatens to impose heavy tariffs on European cars

Trump threatens to impose heavy tariffs on European cars

The on-going trade spat between U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union has spilled over to the automobile industry. Trump has responded to Brussel’s counter tariff threats against U.S. imports,… with plans to launch retaliatory measures on European cars. Lee Seung-jae reports. The back and forth of tariff threats between U.S. President Donald Trump …

Revolutions of 1848: Crash Course European History #26

Revolutions of 1848: Crash Course European History #26

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So, there are many candidates for most important year in European history–1492, when permanent links between Afroeurasia and the Americas first formed; 1688, when the Glorious Revolution gave Europe an example of constitutional governments; 1789, when the French Revolution directly challenged monarchy; 1992, when …

Milky Way // TheCandyGuy

Milky Way // TheCandyGuy

Welcome back to my channel TheCandyGuy where i talk about treats for the sweet tooth Today I’m going to talk about Milky Way the Milky Way was introduced in 1923 by the Mars company in Minneapolis Minnesota it was created by Frank Mars and his son Forrest Mars before Forrest went on his own to …

Medieval Europe: Crash Course European History #1

Hello and welcome to Crash Course European history, I’m John Green, and as you may know medieval Europe has a terrible reputation. We often hear that it was disease and famine-ridden (which it was). Children were supposedly forced to marry at six or eight or ten years old, which was not common, although people did …

The Congress of Vienna: Crash Course European History #23

The Congress of Vienna: Crash Course European History #23

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So how did Europe restore order after the social and political upheaval of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic regime? Well, European leaders got together and set up a committee–or a “Congress”–that met in Vienna to set things straight. It’s a great town, Vienna. …