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News on Christmas Ban in German-Turkish School 'Was Fake'

Turkish administrators of the Istanbul High School have downplayed reports of a ban on Christmas celebrations, Daily Sabah argues.

World » Southeast Europe | December 19, 2016, Monday // 16:42 | Viewed: 1319

IMF Head Found Guilty over Payout to Businessman

International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Christine Lagarde has been found guilty of negligence committed at the time she was Finance Minister of France, international media report.

World | December 19, 2016, Monday // 16:29 | Viewed: 941

Most Greek Firms in Bulgaria Are 'Ghost Companies' - Survey

Three out of four Greek firms currently based in Bulgaria exist only on paper for tax-evasion purposes, a survey by the University of Bristol, cited by English-language Kathimerini, shows.

World » Southeast Europe | December 19, 2016, Monday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2132

Croatian Police Discovers 62 Migrants in Minivan

The Croatian police discovered late on Saturday night during a routine inspection 62 migrants from the Middle East stuffed in a minivan, reported BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1756

Migrants Loot Shops, Restaurants on Island of Lesbos

Without any reason at all, according to the residents of Lesbos, migrants thrashed restaurants and shops.

World » Southeast Europe | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 12:36 | Viewed: 2592

Turkish Authorities Forbid Topic of Christmas at German School

Turkish authorities have forbidden for the first time the topic of Christmas in classes at a German school in the capital Istanbul, reported Die Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.

World » Southeast Europe | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 11:36 | Viewed: 4291

Protests in Poland Continue for Second Consecutive Night

Protests in Poland continue for a second consecutive night over the decision of the government to forbid the access of journalists to the plenary sessions, reported BNT.

World » EU | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 11:12 | Viewed: 1285

Attacker in Berlin Metro Arrested in Germany

Police in Germany has detained the attacker in the Berlin metro – 27-year old Svetoslav Stoykov.

World » EU | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 08:46 | Viewed: 2040

4.3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Albania

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World » Southeast Europe | December 17, 2016, Saturday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1848

European Arrest Warrant Issued for Attacker in Berlin's Metro

An official European warrant has been issued for the arrest of 26-year old Svetoslav Stoykov.

World » EU | December 17, 2016, Saturday // 15:39 | Viewed: 2053

Polish Police Breaks Through Parliament Blockade

Poland’s Interior Minister Mariusz Błaszczak accused opposition parties of trying to take over power in the country illegaly.

World » EU | December 17, 2016, Saturday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1380

Bomb Attack in Turkish City of Kayseri

Thirteen soldiers have been killed and 48 people wounded in a car bomb attack in the Turkish city of Kayseri, reported Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | December 17, 2016, Saturday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1617

Turkey's Police Identifies Two Attackers Responsible for Istanbul Twin Bombing

Anti-terrorist police in Istanbul has identified two of the terrorists responsible for the twin bomb attack in the Turkish capital on December 10 which killed 44 people and wounded hundreds of others, reported Hurriyet newspaper, cited by Focus Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 1564

Putin: Transit of Russian Gas Through Ukraine to Europe Is in Question

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that the transit of Russian gas through Ukraine to Europe is in question.

World » Russia | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 1884

France Extends State of Emergency

The lower chamber of the French Parliament voted to extend the state of emergency in France by 7 months – until July 15, 2017, reported BNR.

World » EU | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1402

Large-scale Anti-government Protests in Poland

A march under the slogan Stop the Destruction of Poland was organised on the day when people commemorate the 35th anniversary of the introduction of martial law by the communist regime in 1981, reported BNT.

World » EU | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1456

Vienna Blocks Continuing Negotiations With Turkey

Austria’s foreign minister Sebastian Kurz has blocked the joint statement of the Council of the European Union for continuing the negotiations on the accession of Turkey to the organisation.

World » EU | December 13, 2016, Tuesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 3334

Greek Govt Foresees 2.7% Growth in Next Year's Budget

Greek lawmakers passed the budget bill for next year, boosting state revenues through indirect taxation and cutting spending, Kathimerini English reports.

World » Southeast Europe | December 12, 2016, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1964

Macedonia's Conservatives Narrowly Winning Election

VMRO-DPMNE party, which has dominated Macedonian politics since 2006, has a 1.24% lead on socialist rival SDSM in Sunday's election, official results show.

World » Southeast Europe | December 12, 2016, Monday // 07:58 | Viewed: 1738

Macedonia Election: Conservatives Given Edge in Early Vote Count

Former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski's VMRO-DPMNE party has having a 4-5 percent lead on social democrat SDSM of Zoran Zaev, first poll data shows.

World » Southeast Europe | December 11, 2016, Sunday // 23:08 | Viewed: 1566

Romania's Social Democrats Poised for Comeback to Power

The Social Democrat Party (PSD) is in for a big win in the general election held in Romania on Sunday, exit poll projections show.

World » Southeast Europe | December 11, 2016, Sunday // 22:20 | Viewed: 1592
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