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Turkish Supreme Election Board Readjusted the Number of Representation of Each Constituency at the Parliament

The Supreme Election Board (YSK) has readjusted the number of representation of each constituency at the parliament after a recent constitutional amendment increased the number of lawmakers from 550 to 600, Hurriyet writes.

World » Southeast Europe | July 27, 2017, Thursday // 15:35 | Viewed: 5376

EU Announces New Emergency Support for Greek Refugee Crisis

The European Commission announced a new emergency support package for Greece Thursday to help it deal with the refugee crisis that has seen tens of thousands of migrants and refugees stuck in the country, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | July 27, 2017, Thursday // 14:24 | Viewed: 5278

EU Deported 42.600 Albanian Asylum Seekers in 2016

The number of Albanian asylum seekers who have been deported to their home country last year was 42.

World » Southeast Europe | July 27, 2017, Thursday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3049

Oficially Turkey Is Getting Russia's S-400 Air Defense System

Turkey has reportedly signed deal to co-produce the S-400 surface to air missile system with Russia.

World » Southeast Europe | July 26, 2017, Wednesday // 14:56 | Viewed: 3236

Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu: ' Dialogue Between Turkey and EU Needs to Continue'

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said dialogue between Turkey and the European Union needs to continue despite having several setbacks, Daily Sabah reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 26, 2017, Wednesday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2068

Turkish President Erdogan Calls on all Muslims to 'Protect' Jerusalem

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged Muslims across the world to "visit" and "protect" Jerusalem, slamming what he said was an "unacceptable" infringement on Palestinians' rights to a holy site, according to the Independent.

World » Southeast Europe | July 25, 2017, Tuesday // 17:26 | Viewed: 2534

Polish President Signs Bill Giving Justice Minister Power to Hire Court Heads

Polish President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed into law a bill giving the justice minister the power to hire and fire the heads of ordinary courts, one of three bills passed by parliament as part of the Law and Justice (PiS) party's flagship judicial ref

World » Southeast Europe | July 25, 2017, Tuesday // 13:40 | Viewed: 4263

Turkish Newspaper Journalists Face Terrorism Trial

A Turkish opposition newspaper itself is the story as 17 of its employees are about to go on trial on charges of aiding a terrorist organisation, BBC reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 24, 2017, Monday // 11:21 | Viewed: 3762

Federica Mogherini to Meet Top Officials in Greece

The EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission,Federica Moghereini, will hold a series of meetings in Athens today.

World » Southeast Europe | July 20, 2017, Thursday // 11:36 | Viewed: 5118

Turkish Premier Announces Major Cabinet Reshuffle

Turkey reshuffled its Cabinet with five new ministers, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 19, 2017, Wednesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 5112

Kosovo President Invites Political Leaders to Discuss Forming New Institutions

Kosovo President, Hashim Thaci, has invited representatives of political parties to a consultative meeting which will be held on 24 July, Gazeta Express reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 19, 2017, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 4829

Police Clash with Migrants at Lesvos Camp for 2nd Time in a Week

Police were dispatched to the Moria reception center on Lesvos on Tuesday afternoon following clashes between groups of migrants in the camp while the local fire service tried to put out blazes that broke out in nearby olive groves, Ekathimerini reported.

World » Southeast Europe | July 19, 2017, Wednesday // 09:20 | Viewed: 5481

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: 4432

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: 2246

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: 2422

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: 8976

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: 3076

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: 16924

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: 14608

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: 17325

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: 4279
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