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UK Police: 23-Year-Old Man Arrested Over Manchester Attack

British police said on Tuesday they had arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with a terror attack at a pop concert in Manchester which killed 22 people and injured dozens more, AFP reported.

World | May 23, 2017, Tuesday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1152

Manchester Arena explosion: Children Among 22 Killed by Suicide Bomber After Ariana Grande Concert

A suicide bomber has killed 22 people - including children - in an explosion that tore through fans leaving an Ariana Grand pop concert in Manchester.

World | May 23, 2017, Tuesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1346

Ariana Grande Concert: Deaths After Reported Blast

A blast at an Ariana Grande concert in the northern English city of Manchester has killed an unknown number of people and wounded others, according to Aljazeera.

World | May 23, 2017, Tuesday // 03:03 | Viewed: 1448

Erdogan Elected Leader of Turkey's Ruling Party

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged to fight Turkey's enemies at home and abroad on Sunday as he was re-elected leader of the ruling AK Party.

World » Southeast Europe | May 22, 2017, Monday // 11:09 | Viewed: 4534

Theresa May: 'No time to Waste' as Brexit Talks Will Start Just 11 Days After the Election'

Britain has “no time to waste” in Brexit talks, Theresa May will warn as she says formal negotiations about leaving the European Union will start just 11 days after the election, writes The Telegraph.

World » EU | May 22, 2017, Monday // 09:10 | Viewed: 4788

Romania Аpproves Financial Support for Holocaust Survivors

Romania's parliament has approved legislation allowing direct financial support to Holocaust survivors in the former Nazi ally state during World War Two, the architect of the law said on Friday, Reuters reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 19, 2017, Friday // 17:03 | Viewed: 3831

Swedish Prosecutors to Decide on Lifting Assange Warrant

Swedish prosecutors investigating rape accusations against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange must decide on Friday if they will lift a Europe-wide arrest warrant against him in a seven-year-old case, The Local writes.

World » EU | May 19, 2017, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 4082

Greek Parliament Approves New Austerity Measures

The Greek parliament late Thursday adopted a new round of austerity cuts which the government hopes will secure a pledge of debt relief and loan disbursements by EU-IMF creditors this month, reported AFP.

World » Southeast Europe | May 19, 2017, Friday // 10:08 | Viewed: 4398

IS Kills More Than 50 in Central Syria Attack

The Islamic State group killed more than 50 people in an attack on two government-held villages in central Syria's Hama province on Thursday, a monitor said, reported AFP.

World | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 17:16 | Viewed: 1955

Austrian Мigrant Death Тruck Тrial Set For June 21

Eleven men will stand trial on June 21 over the deaths of 71 migrants found in an abandoned truck in Austria in 2015, court officials in Hungary said Thursday, AFP reported.

World » EU | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 15:10 | Viewed: 1718

EU Fines Facebook EUR 110M Over 'Misleading' info in WhatsApp Takeover

The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook EUR 110 million ($120 million) for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp, AFP reported.

World » EU | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 10:35 | Viewed: 4499

EU to Deploy 100 Election Observers to Kosovo

The European Union is set to deploy an Election Observation Mission—EOM to Kosovo to observe the 2017 general elections in response to an invitation to country’s president, Hashim Thaci, Gazeta Express reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 09:41 | Viewed: 2793

New French Government Unveiled

Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron appointed his first government on Wednesday, naming veteran Socialist Jean-Yves Le Drian to foreign affairs and European lawmaker Sylvie Goulard as defence minister, reported AFP.

World » EU | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 55811

Tear Gas Fired at Greek Anti-Austerity Protest

Greek riot police in central Athens have fired tear gas at protesting youths as anti-austerity protests turned violent, according to Ekathimerini.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 4955

Macedonian President Gives Mandate for Coalition Government

Macedonia's President Gjorge Ivanov on Wednesday mandated Social Democrat leader Zoran Zaev to form a coalition government with ethnic Albanian parties after holding off for nearly six months, raising hopes for an end to a two-year political deadlock.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 4776

General Strike to Disrupt Services Across Greece

Greek workers have walked off the job across the country for a nationwide general strike expected to disrupt public and private sector services.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 4791

U.S., Turkish Leaders Put Best Face on Ties Amid Tensions

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told U.

World | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1273

Juncker, Mogherini to Address Security Conference in Prague

The Czech government together with the European Commission will hold a conference on security in Prague in June, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said on Monday after a government meeting that approved the event, The Prague Daily Monitor reported.

World » EU | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 09:24 | Viewed: 1700

2 killed, 8 Injured in Gas Explosion in Russia's South

Russian authorities say that a gas explosion in an apartment building in Russia's south has killed at least two people and injured eight other, according to ABC.

World » Russia | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 2420

French Cabinet Announcement Delayed to Wednesday

French President Emmanuel Macron has delayed the announcement of his first cabinet until Wednesday, a day later than originally planned, his office said on Tuesday, AFP reported.

World » EU | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 5429

Macron and Merkel Signal New Move to Strengthen Eurozone

The new French president, Emmanuel Macron, and German chancellor, Angela Merkel, have broken with previous statements by saying they would be prepared to look at changing EU treaties in order to allow a further integration of the Eurozone, according to th

World » EU | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 5269
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