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Tony Blair Urges West-Russia Cooperation Against Islamic Extremism

The West should cooperate with Russia in confronting Islamic extremism, former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has said.

World | November 26, 2014, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 349

Juncker Unveils EUR 300 B Investment Plan Ahead of No Confidence Vote

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has announced what he describes as an investment package of EUR 315 B for the next three years.

World » EU | November 26, 2014, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 504

Catalonia 'Could Break Away in 18 Months' - President

Catalan government head Artur Mas has voiced his intention to call early elections as a step toward gaining independence from Spain.

World » EU | November 26, 2014, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 433

Second Night of Unrest in Ferguson, Protests Held Across US

Tensions have escalated again in Ferguson, over the past hours, with protesters marching there and also in a number of US cities.

World | November 26, 2014, Wednesday // 07:54 | Viewed: 306

French President Suspends Delivery of First Mistral Warship to Russia

France's President Francois Hollande has announed the delivery of a Mistral helicopter carrier to Russia is now suspended until further notice.

World » Russia | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 21:45 | Viewed: 460

Turkey 'in Talks' with Westinghouse on Third NPP

Turkey has begun preliminary talks with US-based Westinghouse Electric Company on the construction of a third nuclear plant in the country.

World » Southeast Europe | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 485

Dozens Plunder Ferguson after Court Ruling on Michael Brown

More than 80 people have been arrested in the St Louis county, US, over burglary and trespassing in the last hours after a court ruling sparked unrest across the region.

World | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 17:38 | Viewed: 420

Russia Halts Coal Supplies to Ukraine

The Ukrainian Minister of Energy Yuriy Prodan announced on Monday that Russia had suspended coal supplies to Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 15:15 | Viewed: 808

EU High Representative Calls for Restart in West-Russia Relationship

The EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini called for a restart in the relationship between the West and Russia.

World » EU | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 11:54 | Viewed: 545

Violence Erupts in Ferguson Following Court Ruling

Violent protests erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday after demonstrators learned there would be no criminal indictment of police officer Darren Wilson for the August shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown.

World | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 426

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel 'Stepping Down'

Chuck Hagel is to resign as US Defense Secretary, according to reports of US media outlets.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 436

Turkey President Says Women Not Equal to Men

"You cannot bring women and men into equal positions, that is against nature because their nature is different," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said.

World » Southeast Europe | November 24, 2014, Monday // 16:58 | Viewed: 1119

Ukraine Could Prepare for EU, NATO at Least 6 Years - President

Ukraine would need at least six years to prepare itself for accession into the European Union and NATO, the country's President Petro Poroshenko declared on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 16:39 | Viewed: 572

French Jets Reinforce International Coalition Against IS

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Sunday that French fighter jets are expected to arrive in Jordan and join operations against Islamic State (IS) in Iraq.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 15:24 | Viewed: 498

Lithuania to Supply Weaponry to Ukraine

Lithuania is to supply Ukraine with military aid, the two countries' Presidents, Dailia Grybauskaite and Petro Poroshenko announced on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 15:20 | Viewed: 680

US Army to Stay in Poland and the Baltic States Through 2015

The deployment of US troops and military equipment in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia has been extended throughout 2015 in order to contain Russian aggression in the region.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 13:29 | Viewed: 604

European Parliament To Discuss No-Confidence Motion Against Jean-Claude Juncker

The European Parliament will discuss on Monday the no-confidence motion against the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

World » EU | November 24, 2014, Monday // 08:13 | Viewed: 747

Tunisia Votes in First Presidential Election since Arab Spring

Tunisians are voting Sunday in their first presidential election since the 2011 revolution that sparked the "Arab Spring.

World | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 11:11 | Viewed: 477

5.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Romania’s Vrancea

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale was registered at 9.15 pm on Saturday in Romania’s eastern county of Vrancea.

World » Southeast Europe | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 10:32 | Viewed: 872

Kiev Accuses Moscow of Having 7500 Troops Deployed in Ukraine

Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has claimed 7500 members of the Russian armed forces are present in his country, "preventing" Kiev from stabilizing the situation in the Donbass.

World » Ukraine | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 689

Sergey Lavrov: Western Sanctions Aimed at Toppling Russian Regime

The West does not even conceal its "anti-Russian" sanctions are aimed at toppling down the ones in power, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Saturday.

World » Russia | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 12:29 | Viewed: 926