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EU-Turkey Readmission Agreement Enters Into Force

The Readmission Agreement between Turkey and the EU entered into force on October 1.

World » EU | 21 minutes ago | Viewed: 28

New NATO Secretary General Seeks Constructive Relations with Russia

Jens Stoltenberg, former Prime Minister of Norway, began his appointment Wednesday as NATO's new Secretary General.

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11 Killed, 40 Injured in Ukraine's Donetsk Shelling

At least 11 people were killed and 40 others were injured during artillery shelling of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, a local hospital spokesman told RIA Novosti, Wednesday.

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Spain's Top Court Halts Catalan Independence Referendum

The Constitutional Court of Spain has stopped the referendum on independence the province of Catalonia is planning to hold November 9.

World » EU | September 30, 2014, Tuesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 443

Turkish MPs to Decide on Green Light to Syria, Iraq Intervention

Parliament in Turkey is expected to discuss and vote on an authorization to send troops against Islamic State (IS) fighters.

World » Southeast Europe | September 30, 2014, Tuesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 479

Caspian Sea Countries Adopt Cooperation Agreement

The five countries with a Caspian Sea coastline signed Monday their first document on cooperation in the region.

World » International Business | September 30, 2014, Tuesday // 09:14 | Viewed: 507

EU-IMF Troika Returs to Greece for Final Audit

Experts of the so-called "Troika" of international lenders are set to visit Greece for what could turn into the country's early exit from the bailout program.

World » Southeast Europe | September 30, 2014, Tuesday // 07:57 | Viewed: 506

Afghanistan's New President Sworn In

The swearing-in ceremony of Ashraf Ghani as Afghan President has marked the first democratic transfer of power in the country.

World | September 29, 2014, Monday // 21:07 | Viewed: 392

Ukraine-EU Association Agreement to Be Enforced in 2016

EU states' foreign ministers have given the green light to an arrangement between Russia and the EU under which integration with Ukraine will be postponed for a year.

World » Ukraine | September 29, 2014, Monday // 20:42 | Viewed: 503

Four Balkan States Agree to Reduce Roaming Fees to EU Level

Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia have agreed on a gradual decrease of roaming charges for mobile communications.

World » Southeast Europe | September 29, 2014, Monday // 18:36 | Viewed: 648

HRW Criticises Turkey for ‘Rollback of Human Rights’

Turkey has moved to clamp down on protesters, control the media and Internet and weaken the rule of law, Human Rights Watch has said.

World » Southeast Europe | September 29, 2014, Monday // 14:01 | Viewed: 674

Monster Truck Kills 3 At Netherlands Motor Show

A monster truck drove into a crowd of onlookers at an annual motor show in the east of the Netherlands killing three people, Sunday.

World | September 29, 2014, Monday // 10:44 | Viewed: 479

Russia Successfully Places Satellite into Orbit

Russia's rocket Proton has managed to bring its telecommunications satellite called Beam into orbit, Russian space agency Roskosmos has announced.

World » Russia | September 28, 2014, Sunday // 16:32 | Viewed: 794

Moscow 'Has No Desire' to Pursue War with Sanctions - FM

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov emphasized his country does not want to continue  the war of sanctions currently ongoing between Moscow and the West.

World » Russia | September 28, 2014, Sunday // 16:18 | Viewed: 627

N Korea Renews Calls for '1 Country, 2 Systems' Type Reunification

North Korea's top diplomat Ri Su Yong proposed a reunification under a confederation system in the first UNGA speech of a Pyongyang foreign minister in 15 years.

World | September 28, 2014, Sunday // 15:53 | Viewed: 636

Thirty-One Feared Dead after Japan Volcano Eruption

An unexpected volcanic eruption at Mount Ontake could have left 31 people dead, reports suggest after lifeless bodies were founds near the peak.

World | September 28, 2014, Sunday // 11:34 | Viewed: 774

Turkish President Hints At Possible Use Of Turkish Troops In Syria

Turkey's President Recep Erdogan said Turkish troops could be used for setting up a buffer zone in Syria, if there was an international agreement for the establishing of a safe haven for those feeling the Islamic State (IS), reports Reuters.

World | September 27, 2014, Saturday // 16:28 | Viewed: 725

IS Recruits Fighters From The Balkans

The Balkan Peninsula is one of the places where the Islamic State (IS) recruits fighters, the President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic told the UN General Assembly.

World » Southeast Europe | September 27, 2014, Saturday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1076

Catalonia To Hold Independence Referendum In November

The president of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Artur Mas, signed a decree calling for a referendum on independence to be held on November 9.

World » EU | September 27, 2014, Saturday // 13:51 | Viewed: 827

European Aviation Safety Agency Allows Use of Electronic Devices throughout Flight

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has allowed European airlines to permit the use of mobile phones following the aircraft landing.

World » EU | September 26, 2014, Friday // 20:04 | Viewed: 1098

9 Former Romanian Ministers Face Corruption Probe

Nine former Romanian ministers face an investigation for corruption and money laundering in a case involving the lease of Microsoft IT licenses for schools.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2014, Friday // 19:33 | Viewed: 818