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Detained Human Rights Activists Face Charges in Turkey

Ten Turkish human rights activists who were detained by police while attending a training workshop appeared before court officials in Istanbul on Monday to face possible charges or be released from custody, according to ABC News.

World » Southeast Europe | July 18, 2017, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 4378

Albanian Government: ‘We’re Putting an End to the History of Canabis Cultivation’

The Albanian government confirms that the history of the cultivation of cannabis in the country is coming to an end.

World » Southeast Europe | July 10, 2017, Monday // 10:04 | Viewed: 2185

Turkey's Opposition Party Takes Contested Referendum to European Court

Turkey's main opposition party is filing a petition to the European Court of Human Rights challenging Turkey's April referendum that increases the powers of the president, Voice of America reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 4, 2017, Tuesday // 15:19 | Viewed: 2365

Greek Coast Guard Ship Fired Warning Shots at Turkish Cargo Ship

А Greek coast guard ship fired warning shots at a Turkish-flagged cargo ship off the coast of the southeastern Aegean island of Rhodes Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 4, 2017, Tuesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 8883

Zaev’s Government is at Risk After the First 100 Days in Office

The governing coalition in FYROM may be dissolved after 100 days in office, if the new bill on a wider use of the Albanian language, is not approved.

World » Southeast Europe | June 29, 2017, Thursday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2996

Premier Filip on a Working Visit to Brussels

Prime Minister Pavel Filip is paying a working visit to Brussels during June 20 – 21.

World » Southeast Europe | June 20, 2017, Tuesday // 14:03 | Viewed: 16845

Taking Action to Isolate a Country in All Areas is Inhumane and Un-Islamic

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday slammed the economic and political isolation of Qatar as inhumane and contrary to Islamic values after key Gulf states broke off ties with Ankara's ally, AFP reported.

World » Southeast Europe | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 14522

Turkey Maintains Ban on German Vsits to Incirlik Airbase

Turkey will maintain a ban on visits by German politicians to a key airbase in its south which is used for raids against Islamic State group in Syria, the foreign minister said Monday, AFP reported.

World » Southeast Europe | June 5, 2017, Monday // 15:54 | Viewed: 17197

Poland ‘Not Interested’ in Joining Eurozone

Poland’s central bank chief has warned against deeper integration of the European Union.

World » Southeast Europe | June 2, 2017, Friday // 12:56 | Viewed: 4193

Aleksandar Vucic Sworn in as Serbia's Next President

Aleksandar Vucic has been sworn in as Serbia's president, telling his supporters that he will work on peace and stability in the Balkans, reported Fox News.

World » Southeast Europe | May 31, 2017, Wednesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 6382

Debates on New Cabinet in Skopje Start Tomorrow


World » Southeast Europe | May 29, 2017, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 23265

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: 10022

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: 3629

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: 8915

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: 7748

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: 22457

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: 4919

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: 22077

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: 20378

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: 20823

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: 21825
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