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Slovakian PM Fico: Asylum Seekers Quotas Are Politically Exhausted

The quotas for the distribution of asylum seekers among the member-states of the EU are “politically exhausted”, stated Slovakian PM Robert Fico on Monday.

World » EU | September 26, 2016, Monday // 19:28 | Viewed: 720

Merkel Calls For Agreements on Migrants With Tunisia, Egypt

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has stated that the EU must sign agreements on migrants with Egypt and Tunisia like the agreement already concluded with Turkey.

World » EU | September 26, 2016, Monday // 19:16 | Viewed: 842

Turkish Security Services Draft New List of 20,000 Suspected Gulen Supporters

Turkish security services have prepared a new list of 20,000 people who are suspected of being members of the organisation of Fethullah Gulen.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2016, Monday // 16:25 | Viewed: 812

EU To Distribute Debit Cards To Refugees in Turkey

 

World » EU | September 26, 2016, Monday // 16:07 | Viewed: 865

Bosnian Serbs Overwhelmingly Vote to Keep Banned Statehood Day

Voters in Bosnia-Herzegovina's entity of Republika Srpska have defied a ruling by the country's top court which bans celebrations in the region on January 09, according to local media.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2016, Monday // 13:35 | Viewed: 831

Bulgaria Reluctant to Send Joint Patrols with Serbia on Turkish Border

Bulgaria is not inclined to allow the deployment of joint border police units with Serbia to its border with Turkey, a recent government decision shows.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2016, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1225

Macedonia's Gruevski 'Using anti-Bulgarian Acts' to Win Elections' - MEP

The leader of Macedonia's main ruling party is trying to raise anti-Bulgarian sentiment to win the forthcoming elections in the country, a Bulgarian MEP opines.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2016, Monday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1212

Russian MP: Bulgarian Politicians Have No Sense of Humour

Bulgarians who got insulted by a comment that Russia will buy the entire Bulgaria have to differentiate between what is serious and what is not, Russian MP-elect Pyotr Tolstoy has said.

World » Russia | September 26, 2016, Monday // 07:27 | Viewed: 927

Hungarian PM Orban: EU Must Build Giant City for Refugees in Libya

“The EU must build a giant city for refugees on the Libyan coast in order to control the process of granting asylum to people from Africa before they reach Europe,” stated Hungarian PM Viktor Orban at a meeting of 10 heads of state in Vienna on Saturday.

World » EU | September 25, 2016, Sunday // 17:05 | Viewed: 1419

Bulgarian Historical Museum To Restore Kaimakchalan Monument

The National Historical Museum (NHM) has decided to restore the Bulgarian military monument at Kaimakchalan, announced the Director of NHM Bozhidar Dimitrov.

World » Southeast Europe | September 25, 2016, Sunday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1584

Desecrated Bulgarian Memorial Plaque 'Was Illegal', Skopje Says

Macedonia's Foreign Ministry has declared "illegal" a Bulgarian memorial plaque placed on Kaimakchalan peak, at the Macedonian-Greek border, which a journalist from Skopje claims to have demolished.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 22:43 | Viewed: 2014

Macedonia's PM 'Promised to React' on Bulgarian Monument Desecration

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said his Macedonian counterpart assured him there would be a response from authorities to the desecration of a memorial plaque allegedly committed by a Macedonian journalist.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 18:22 | Viewed: 2593

Turkey Raises Concerns over US Arming of Syrian Kurds

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said he is concerned about Washington's decision to provide weapons to organizations posing a threat to Turkey.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 16:48 | Viewed: 2215

EU Council Head Calls for Stricter External Border Control

European Council President Donald Tusk has said Europe needs to work out ways to achieve a more effective control on its external borders.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 16:22 | Viewed: 2120

EIB OKs EUR 7.3 B for Investment in Europe

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has said it has approved EUR 7.3 B in loans for investment across Europe and around the world.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1177

New Quake Hits Romania's Vrancea

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake has hit the area of Vrancea in Eastern Romania, the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre has said.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1543

Moody's Downgrades Turkey to 'Junk Rating'

Turkey's long-term issuer and senior unsecured bond ratings have been cut by one notch to Ba1, the rating agency said in a press release on Friday.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 13:16 | Viewed: 1485

Ukraine Demands 'Special Partnership' with NATO

Ukraine has filed a "special partnership" request with NATO, state news agency UNIAN has said.

World » Ukraine | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 12:06 | Viewed: 1847

EU to Invest Billions into Countries Affected by Migrant Crisis

EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva has said the union will provide assistance to the countries that were most affected by the inflow of migrants.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2195

Bulgaria's PM to Call for Migrant Centers out of EU at Vienna Meeting

Curbing the flow of migrants into Europe will be the focus of a meeting held by the leaders of ten countries on Saturday.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 08:29 | Viewed: 2003

Strong Earthquake Hits Eastern Romania

There have been no reports of injured people after a strong earthquake hit the area of Vrancea in Romania, a known seismic zone.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 08:13 | Viewed: 4218