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Greece Agrees With Creditors on Review of Rescue Programme

Greece has reached an agreement with its creditors from the EU and the IMF on key reforms regarding the labour market, cutting expenditures and energy issues, thus moving closer to reaching a preliminary deal concerning the review of the fulfilment of the

World » Southeast Europe | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 742

SYRIZA Demands Cuts in Salaries, Expenses of Greek Deputies

In a letter to the chairman of Parliament in Athens and to the Prime Minister, SYRIZA deputies have insisted on a reduction in the salaries and expenses of parliamentary deputies.

World » Southeast Europe | March 29, 2017, Wednesday // 12:43 | Viewed: 712

38,000 Turks Abroad Cast Votes on First Day of Charter Referendum Voting

Some 38,000 Turkish citizens living abroad cast their votes on the first day of voting in the constitutional referendum to decide on whether to shift the country to an executive presidential system with vastly enhanced powers for the president, writes Hur

World » Southeast Europe | March 29, 2017, Wednesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 741

Balkan Turks Federation To Sue Bulgaria

The Edirne-based Balkan Turks Federation will sue Bulgaria for violating the right of outmigrants to vote in the elections for Bulgaria’s Parliament, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | March 28, 2017, Tuesday // 17:16 | Viewed: 2127

Voting Of Turks Abroad in Constitutional Referendum Begins

Voting of Turkish citizens abroad in the referendum for constitutional amendments on April 16 started on Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | March 27, 2017, Monday // 17:32 | Viewed: 2437

Turkish Media on Bulgaria's Snap Elections

Corruption, social inequality, xenophobia and hatred of foreigners on the one hand and, on the other hand, pressure, rudeness and obstacles against Turks with dual citizenship who wanted to go to Bulgaria in order to vote there, wrote the online edition H

World » Southeast Europe | March 27, 2017, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1716

Albania Makes Public State Security Files From Hoxha's Regime

Albania’s government has made public the files of the sinister Directorate of State Security Sigurimi from the time ofthe communist dictator Enver Hoxha, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | March 27, 2017, Monday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1456

Amnesty International: 1/3 of Jailed Journalists Are Held in Turkey

The international non-governmental organisation Amnesty International has called on Turkey’s government to stop its repressions against the media and to release jailed journalists in the country, reported Voice of America, cited by Focus agency.

World » Southeast Europe | March 27, 2017, Monday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1646

Erdogan Says Turkey will Review EU Ties ‘From A to Z’

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has once again vowed to re-examine all political and administrative ties with the EU, after a constitutional referendum in April.

World » Southeast Europe | March 24, 2017, Friday // 09:06 | Viewed: 1855

Erdogan Accuses Bulgaria of Unacceptable Pressure on Turks Before Elections

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has criticised Bulgaria sharply for pressuring Turkish people in the country before the parliamentary elections and this is “unacceptable” to Ankara.

World » Southeast Europe | March 23, 2017, Thursday // 17:07 | Viewed: 49146

Ankara Gives 11 Days Leave to Outmigrants for Bulgaria's Elections

Turkey’s government has issued an order stating people with dual citizenship may use 11 days of administrative leave in order to take part in the campaign for the parliamentary vote in Bulgaria and vote at their birthplaces.

World » Southeast Europe | March 23, 2017, Thursday // 16:40 | Viewed: 2427

Erdogan: No European Anywhere Will Now Be Safe

If Europeans continue to act in the same way with respect to Turkey, they will not be safe anywhere, stated Turkish President Recep Erdogan at a meeting with journalists in Ankara.

World » Southeast Europe | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 17:38 | Viewed: 3981

Gruevski: Foreign Ambassadors, States Intervene in Macedonia

We pointed out very clearly and directly that there is external interference in the creation of the crisis in the Republic of Macedonia.

World » Southeast Europe | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 17:02 | Viewed: 2143

Prosecutor's Office: No Bulgarian Citizens To Be Extradited to Turkey

There is no legal option for the extradition of Bulgarian citizens in Turkey due to the indictment act served to them on charges of manslaughter, stated Bulgaria’s Prosecutor’s Office.

World » Southeast Europe | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 1805

Rumour of Military Coup Gathers Hundreds in Ankara

A rumour circulated on Tuesday night in the social media Twitter stating that a new military coup attempt is being carried out led to the gathering of hundreds of people in the streets at midnight, reported BTA.

World » Southeast Europe | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 15:30 | Viewed: 4223

Increased Migrant Pressure from Bulgaria, Macedonia on Serbia

In the last few days, there has been an increase in the migrant pressure from Bulgaria and Macedonia towards Serbia, announced the spokesperson of the Serbian Defence Ministry.

World » Southeast Europe | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 2258

Greek Police Investigates 8 More Parcel Bombs Addressed to EU Experts

Police in Greece have discovered another eight parcel bombs intended for financial experts in the European Union.

World » Southeast Europe | March 21, 2017, Tuesday // 13:46 | Viewed: 4187

26% of Macedonians have Confidence in Nikola Gruevski, 13.5 – in Zoran Zaev

The approval rating of the leader of the Macedonian party VMRO-DPMNE - Nikola Gruevski – is almost double that of Zoran Zaev, chairman of the SDSM (Macedonian Social Democratic Party).

World » Southeast Europe | March 21, 2017, Tuesday // 08:35 | Viewed: 1901

CNN Turk: Complications Possible in Sofia-Ankara Relations

“Complications are possible in the relations between Ankara and Sofia,” reported Turkish TV channel CNN Turk, cited by Focus agency.

World » Southeast Europe | March 20, 2017, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2064

Bulgaria Returns High-Ranking Official to Turkey

The Turkish citizen detained on Friday Ibrahim Tarancı whom Bulgarian authorities handed over forcibly is the chief of the cabinet of the regional governor in Edirne, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | March 20, 2017, Monday // 15:24 | Viewed: 5433

Erdoğan Accuses Merkel of Using 'Nazi easures'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Sunday accused German Chancellor Angela Merkel of employing ‘’Nazi’’ measures as new rows erupted between Ankara and Berlin over a pro-Kurdish rally and the July 15 coup attempt.

World » Southeast Europe | March 19, 2017, Sunday // 20:13 | Viewed: 1939
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