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Iraqi Federal Court Rules Kurdish Referendum Unconstitutional

 Iraq’s Supreme Federal Court ruled on Monday that a referendum held on Kurdish independence was unconstitutional and that the results of the vote were void, a court spokesman said, quoted by Reuters.

World | November 20, 2017, Monday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1069

There is no Trace of the Missing Argentinean Submarine

The search for the missing Argentine submarine continues.

World | November 20, 2017, Monday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1085

Today with a Secret Vote, EU Countries Decide Location of Two Euro-agencies after Brexit

At the EU Council in Brussels by secret ballot today will be designated the cities that will host two European agencies - the European Medicines Agency and the European Banking Authority after Brexit, reports sega.

World » EU | November 20, 2017, Monday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1558

Greek Floods Death Toll Rises to 20

Authorities say that the body of an 83-year-old man has been found in the Athens suburb of Mandra that was struck by flash flooding, raising the overall death toll to 20, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | November 20, 2017, Monday // 08:58 | Viewed: 1246

Zimbabwe's Mugabe has Until Noon to Stand Down or Face Impeachment

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has until noon (5.

World | November 20, 2017, Monday // 08:53 | Viewed: 1263

Merkel's Fourth Term in Doubt After Would-be Partner Pulls Out

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s efforts to form a three-way coalition government that would secure her a fourth term hit a major setback on Sunday after a would-be coalition partner pulled out of exploratory talks, citing irreconcilable differences, Reu

World » EU | November 20, 2017, Monday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1178

Mugabe Given Less Than 24h to Quit as President of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s ruling party fired Robert Mugabe as its leader on Sunday and gave the 93-year-old less than 24 hours to quit as head of state or face impeachment, an attempt to force a peaceful end to his 37 years in power after a de facto coup, reported Reute

World | November 19, 2017, Sunday // 17:25 | Viewed: 1455

Britain to Submit 'Brexit Bill' Proposal Before December EU Meeting

Britain will submit its proposals on how to settle its financial obligations to the European Union before an EU Council meeting next month, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday, quoted by Reuters.

World » EU | November 19, 2017, Sunday // 13:28 | Viewed: 1477

US General Says He Would Resist 'Illegal' Trump Nuclear Strike Order

 The top US nuclear commander said on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons, according to the Guardian.

World | November 19, 2017, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1716

EU Gives May 2 Weeks to Act on Divorce Bill and Ireland

Theresa May has been told she has two weeks to put more money on the table if the EU is to agree to begin Brexit trade talks before the end of the year.

World » EU | November 18, 2017, Saturday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1766

Russia Blocks Bid to Briefly Extend Syria Chemical Weapons Inquiry

Russia vetoed on Friday a Japanese-drafted U.

World | November 18, 2017, Saturday // 13:32 | Viewed: 1654

Tsipras Seeks EU Funds to Deal with Damage From Floods

With the government struggling to cope with the backlash of the deadly flash floods that struck western Attica on Wednesday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday that he plans to appeal for European Union aid, Ekathimerini reports.

World » Southeast Europe | November 18, 2017, Saturday // 13:26 | Viewed: 1739

Two Weeks to Unlock Brexit, EU Tells Britain's May

“There is more work to be done” to unlock Brexit talks, British Prime Minister Theresa May was told on Friday, as the European Union repeated an early December deadline for her to move on the divorce bill and border with Ireland, reported Reuters.

World » EU | November 17, 2017, Friday // 20:19 | Viewed: 1696

Barcelona Unveils New Anti-Terror Measures in Response to August Attack

Barcelona will pedestrianise and install obstacles on some of its busiest tourist streets in response to the August terror attack in the city where a van ploughed into pedestrians, killing 14, The Local writes.

World » EU | November 17, 2017, Friday // 20:11 | Viewed: 1700

Erdogan Says Turkey Pulls Troops out of NATO Exercise

Turkey is pulling 40 soldiers out of a NATO exercise in Norway, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, after his name was included in a list of enemies on a poster at the drill, an incident that drew an apology from NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenbe

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2017, Friday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1698

Rescue Crews Looking For Two More Men Missing in Flash Floods

Greece’s fire department says two more people have been reported missing after deadly flash flooding west of Athens that is confirmed to have killed at least 16 people, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2017, Friday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1657

The Trump Administration will Allow the Import of Trophies from Killed Elephants

US President Donald Trump's administration will resume the import of trophies from killed African elephants, according to Associated Press.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1453

Around 3,000 Additional US Troops are Stationed in Afghanistan

Around 3,000 additional US troops are stationed in Afghanistan under US President Donald Trump's new strategy, the Pentagon said.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1575

North Korea might be Building a Submarine Capable of Carrying Ballistic Missiles

North Korea may be building a submarine capable of carrying ballistic missiles.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 12:32 | Viewed: 1701

Japanese Company Apologized after a Train Departed 20 Seconds Earlier

A Japanese railway company publishes an excuse after a train has departed of the platform 20 seconds earlier.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 12:09 | Viewed: 1358

Washington Warns of an Increased Terrorist Threat in Europe at Christmas and New Year

Authorities in the United States have issued recommendations for their citizens traveling to Europe, warning them that there will be an increased terrorist threat during the Christmas and New Year holidays on the continent, FOCUS News Agency quoted.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1545
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