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Debates on New Cabinet in Skopje Start Tomorrow


World » Southeast Europe | May 29, 2017, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 995

Greece Returns 10 Migrants to Turkey Under EU Deal

Greek authorities sent 10 people back to Turkey on Friday in accordance with a Turkey-EU migration deal, reported Anadolu Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | May 26, 2017, Friday // 18:19 | Viewed: 3160

At Least 14 Schoolchildren Injured as Bus Overturns in Northern Greece

At least 14 schoolchildren have been injured in a bus crash in northern Greece, early Friday, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | May 26, 2017, Friday // 12:44 | Viewed: 1941

Erdogan Elected Leader of Turkey's Ruling Party

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged to fight Turkey's enemies at home and abroad on Sunday as he was re-elected leader of the ruling AK Party.

World » Southeast Europe | May 22, 2017, Monday // 11:09 | Viewed: 6896

Romania Аpproves Financial Support for Holocaust Survivors

Romania's parliament has approved legislation allowing direct financial support to Holocaust survivors in the former Nazi ally state during World War Two, the architect of the law said on Friday, Reuters reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 19, 2017, Friday // 17:03 | Viewed: 5690

Greek Parliament Approves New Austerity Measures

The Greek parliament late Thursday adopted a new round of austerity cuts which the government hopes will secure a pledge of debt relief and loan disbursements by EU-IMF creditors this month, reported AFP.

World » Southeast Europe | May 19, 2017, Friday // 10:08 | Viewed: 7562

EU to Deploy 100 Election Observers to Kosovo

The European Union is set to deploy an Election Observation Mission—EOM to Kosovo to observe the 2017 general elections in response to an invitation to country’s president, Hashim Thaci, Gazeta Express reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 09:41 | Viewed: 3070

Tear Gas Fired at Greek Anti-Austerity Protest

Greek riot police in central Athens have fired tear gas at protesting youths as anti-austerity protests turned violent, according to Ekathimerini.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 7094

Macedonian President Gives Mandate for Coalition Government

Macedonia's President Gjorge Ivanov on Wednesday mandated Social Democrat leader Zoran Zaev to form a coalition government with ethnic Albanian parties after holding off for nearly six months, raising hopes for an end to a two-year political deadlock.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 6656

General Strike to Disrupt Services Across Greece

Greek workers have walked off the job across the country for a nationwide general strike expected to disrupt public and private sector services.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 6799

Romania With New Gas Field Worth USD 4B

The gas field in the Romanian Southeastern Bazau Country is woth USD 4 billion and can provide Romania with energy independence from Russia for a period of three years, reported BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | May 15, 2017, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 7912

Serbia Moves Migrants From Makeshift Belgrade Camps

Serbian authorities moved hundreds of migrants from dilapidated buildings in the center of Belgrade to special reception centers on Friday, ending a months-long standoff, Anadolu News Agency reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 12, 2017, Friday // 18:21 | Viewed: 81121

Turkey Says US Arming Kurdish Syria Fighters 'Unacceptable'

Turkey on Wednesday slammed as "unacceptable" a US announcement that Washington would supply arms and military equipment to Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State (IS) jihadists in Syria, AFP reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2017, Wednesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2138

Talat Xhaferi is Now Officially Chair of Macedonian Parliament

Skopje’s State Gazette has published the decision for the election of Talat Xhaferi as a new chair of the Macedonian parliament, quoted by BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 19:25 | Viewed: 9817

Turkish Prosecution Demands 3,000 Years in Prison for Fethullah Gülen

The prosecution of Turkey demands more than 3.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 17:05 | Viewed: 9171

Turkey Plans to Build Security Wall on Border with Iran

Тurkey is preparing to build a wall on its Iranian border similar to the one on its Syrian border as a part of new security measures aiming to prevent terrorist organizations from gaining entry to the country, according to some Turkish media reports, citi

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 8894

Turkey’s New Indigenous Drones Set to be Used in Anti-Terror Ops, to Defend Borders

A Turkish defense company is set to introduce a series of new drones with high-tech capabilities to be used in anti-terror and security operations, Hurriyet reported on May 7.

World » Southeast Europe | May 7, 2017, Sunday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2411

Turkey Court Rejects Wikipedia Appeal Over Blocking

A Turkish court on Friday rejected an appeal by the Wikimedia Foundation against the blocking of access in Turkey to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, AFP said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 5, 2017, Friday // 14:30 | Viewed: 10096

Protests in Macedonia Continue

The civic initiative For a United Macedonia is continuing to organize protests in the country, saying that it will not allow anyone to ‘’violate the constitution or think they can elect a parliamentary speaker illegally’’, quoted by BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | May 3, 2017, Wednesday // 15:48 | Viewed: 10496

Czech Premier Sobotka Quits After Row With Finance Minister

The Czech prime minister, Bohuslav Sobotka of the Social Democrats, says he plans to inform the president of the resignation of his government by the end of the week.

World » Southeast Europe | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 20:15 | Viewed: 10097

Police Use Tear Gas to Disperse May Day Protests in Istanbul

Turkish police on Monday used tear gas to disperse a group of protesters as they sought to defy a ban and march to Istanbul's Taksim square to celebrate May Day, an AFP journalist reported, reported AFP.

World » Southeast Europe | May 1, 2017, Monday // 11:48 | Viewed: 11497
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