World

Talat Xhaferi is Now Officially Chair of Macedonian Parliament

Skopje’s State Gazette has published the decision for the election of Talat Xhaferi as a new chair of the Macedonian parliament, quoted by BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 19:25 | Viewed: 17850

Turkish Prosecution Demands 3,000 Years in Prison for Fethullah Gülen

The prosecution of Turkey demands more than 3.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 17:05 | Viewed: 17057

Moon Jae-In Wins South Korea's Presidential Election

Left-leaning former human rights lawyer Moon Jae-In won South Korea's presidential election by a landslide, an exit poll predicted when polls closed Tuesday.

World | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1951

Turkey Plans to Build Security Wall on Border with Iran

Тurkey is preparing to build a wall on its Iranian border similar to the one on its Syrian border as a part of new security measures aiming to prevent terrorist organizations from gaining entry to the country, according to some Turkish media reports, citi

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2017, Tuesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 16989

Syria FM Rejects UN Monitors For 'De-Escalation' Deal

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said on Monday his country would reject any United Nations role in monitoring the implementation of four "de-escalation" zones, AFP reported.

World | May 8, 2017, Monday // 17:42 | Viewed: 3397

Angela Merkel: Macron 'Carries Hopes' of Millions of Europeans

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday that millions of Europeans were counting on the success of incoming French president Emmanuel Macron, reported AFP.

World » EU | May 8, 2017, Monday // 17:30 | Viewed: 2749

First Evacuations Begin from Damascus Rebel District

Syrian rebels and their families began leaving a northern district of the capital on Monday, state television said, in the first evacuations from Damascus in the country's six-year war, reported AFP.

World | May 8, 2017, Monday // 16:01 | Viewed: 5089

The Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan Killed

The leader of a local affiliate of the Islamic State, known as Islamic State Khorosan, or ISIS-K, Sheikh Abdul Hasib was killed, said the president Ashraf Gani, quoted by France Press Agency, reported Dnevnik.

World | May 8, 2017, Monday // 09:45 | Viewed: 5989

Turkey’s New Indigenous Drones Set to be Used in Anti-Terror Ops, to Defend Borders

A Turkish defense company is set to introduce a series of new drones with high-tech capabilities to be used in anti-terror and security operations, Hurriyet reported on May 7.

World » Southeast Europe | May 7, 2017, Sunday // 17:20 | Viewed: 3014

French Election Turnout 28.23% at Midday

France's Ministry of the Interior said the participation in the second round of the presidential election in France between the centrist Emmanuel Macron and the extreme right-wing candidate Marine Le Pen is 28.

World | May 7, 2017, Sunday // 14:23 | Viewed: 5613

Polls Open in France's Presidential Election

Polls opened in France's presidential election on Sunday, with voters choosing between young centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a watershed vote for the country and Europe, reported AFP.

World » EU | May 7, 2017, Sunday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2826

U.S. House Passes Healthcare Bill in Big Win for Trump

The U.

World | May 5, 2017, Friday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1796

N. Korea Accuses CIA of Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong-Un

North Korea on Friday accused the CIA of plotting with South Korea to assassinate the isolated country's leader Kim Jong-Un, amid soaring tensions in the flashpoint region, APF  reported.

World | May 5, 2017, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1886

Turkey Court Rejects Wikipedia Appeal Over Blocking

A Turkish court on Friday rejected an appeal by the Wikimedia Foundation against the blocking of access in Turkey to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, AFP said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 5, 2017, Friday // 14:30 | Viewed: 14742

Britain Awaits Local Election Results in Test for PM

Results of Britain's local elections are due on Friday in what will serve as a key indicator of Prime Minister Theresa May's chances in next month's Brexit-dominated national election, reported AFP.

World » EU | May 5, 2017, Friday // 08:20 | Viewed: 14440

Russia, Turkey, Iran Sign Pact on Safe Zones in Syria

Syrian regime allies Russia and Iran and rebel backer Turkey on Thursday signed a memorandum on a Moscow-backed plan to create safe zones in Syria.

World | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2967

US Hosting ASEAN Foreign Ministers to Discuss North Korea Threat

The United States is bringing its Southeast Asian allies on board to tackle what senior officials described as the number one national security priority for the U.

World | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 15:18 | Viewed: 5471

Prince Philip Stepping Down From Public Duties

The Duke of Edinburgh is giving up his public duties from the autumn, Buckingham Palace has announce, Sky News reported.

World » EU | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 13431

Putin Says Russia's Relations With Turkey Have Fully Recovered

President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Russia's relationship with Turkey had fully recovered after what he called a crisis caused by Ankara's shooting down of a Russian warplane near the Syrian border in 2015, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 4777

EU Immigration 'Likely to Continue For Some Years' After Brexit

European Union citizens will be free to come to the UK for several years after Brexit despite repeated promises from leave campaigners that restrictions would be swiftly introduced, a Whitehall thinktank has found, writes The Guardian.

World » EU | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2997

Macron Says Le Pen's Project Risks 'Civil War' in France

French centrist Emmanuel Macron said far-right leader Marine Le Pen risked starting a civil war with her policies during a presidential debate between the two rivals ahead of this weekend's runoff, reported AFP.

World » EU | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 08:24 | Viewed: 2284
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria