Bulgaria Air Flights to Brussels for March 29 Canceled

Bulgaria's national flag carrier Bulgaria Air has said it is canceling all flights to and from Zaventem Airport scheduled for March 29, Tuesday.

World » EU | March 28, 2016, Monday // 16:27 | Viewed: 4035

Migrants Have Reportedly Started Crossing from Greece into Bulgaria

The residents of the southwestern border village of Kulata claim that the first illegal migrants have already crossed from Greece into Bulgaria.

World » Southeast Europe | March 28, 2016, Monday // 12:58 | Viewed: 7829

Suicide Attack in Pakistan Leaves at Least 70 People Dead

A suicide attack carried out in a park in Pakistan's second largest city of Lahore on Sunday evening claimed the lives of at least seventy people and left 300 other injured.

World | March 28, 2016, Monday // 08:33 | Viewed: 3655

Brussels Airport Won’t Reopen for Passenger Flights before March 29

Brussels Airport has said that it will remain closed to all incoming and outbound passenger flights until Tuesday, March 29 following this week’s terror attacks.

World » EU | March 26, 2016, Saturday // 23:15 | Viewed: 4814

Greece Emptying Refugee Camp at Idomeni

About 11,600 people have remained at the camp at Idomeni, on Greece’s border with Macedonia, as of Saturday after the Greek authorities started evacuating refugees to nearby camps the day before, AFP reported, citing official Greek figures.

World » Southeast Europe | March 26, 2016, Saturday // 21:24 | Viewed: 1748

Belgian Prosecutor Denies Media Reports of Terror Link in Security Guard’s Murder

A Belgian prosecutor has denied local media reports that the murder of a security guard at a Belgian nuclear site was related to a possible terrorist threat, AFP reported on Saturday.

World » EU | March 26, 2016, Saturday // 18:18 | Viewed: 4195

Bulgaria Spent 1.4% of GDP on Defence in 2014, Above EU-28 Average

Defence expenditure amounted to 1.

World » EU | March 26, 2016, Saturday // 17:38 | Viewed: 3987

Security Guard at Belgian NPP Found Killed with Work Pass Stolen

A security officer at a Belgian nuclear power plant has been found murdered with his work pass stolen – a disturbing development in the light of recent terror attacks in Brussels, Belgian newspaper Derniere Heure (DH) reported on Saturday.

World » EU | March 26, 2016, Saturday // 13:51 | Viewed: 4664

Frontex Calls for More Police Officers to Help Greece Return Migrants to Turkey  

EU border management agency Frontex has urged member states to pledge more police officers to support Greece in returning migrants to Turkey.

World » EU | March 25, 2016, Friday // 21:45 | Viewed: 4301

Macedonia Sends to Jail Six Islamist Recruiters, Fighters

A court in Skopje has sentenced six radical Islamist recruiters and fighters to jail terms of between 5-1/2 to 7 years, Macedonian news agency MIA reported on Friday.

World » Southeast Europe | March 25, 2016, Friday // 19:43 | Viewed: 4301

Belgian Police Arrest New Suspect in Connection with Brussels Attacks

A man has been arrested by police in Brussels in connection with recent terror attacks in the city, Belgian public broadcaster RTBF reported on Friday.

World | March 25, 2016, Friday // 18:52 | Viewed: 3793

Bulgarian PM Expects Main Migrant Threat to Come from Greek Border

During a question and answer session in parliament on Friday, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said that he expects the main migrant threat to come from the border with Greece.

World » Southeast Europe | March 25, 2016, Friday // 12:49 | Viewed: 5147

EU Member States Vow to Enhance Cooperation in Countering Terrorism

At their meeting in Brussels on Thursday, the interior ministers of the EU member states vowed to enhance cooperation in the fight against terrorism.

World » EU | March 25, 2016, Friday // 09:49 | Viewed: 4058

Six Suspects Arrested in Brussels, Terrorist Attack Foiled in France

Belgian police arrested six people in the Brussels suburb of Schaerbeek on Thursday as the manhunt for suspects in Tuesday's terrorist attacks targeting Zaventem airport and Maelbeek metro station continues.

World » EU | March 25, 2016, Friday // 08:51 | Viewed: 4398

Migrant Arrivals in Greece Drop After EU-Turkey Deal

No migrants have arrived in Greece over the past 24 hours - for first time since EU-Turkey deal on migration entered into force, Kathimerini news daily reported on Thursday.

World » Southeast Europe | March 24, 2016, Thursday // 22:01 | Viewed: 3968

Brussels Airport to Stay Closed through Sunday after Terror Attacks

Brussels international airport has said that it will remain closed to all passenger traffic through Sunday after the terror attacks at its departure hall earlier this week.

World » EU | March 24, 2016, Thursday // 19:13 | Viewed: 3780

Ex-Bosnian Serb Leader Karadzic Sentenced to 40 Years in Jail

A UN court has sentenced Radovan Karadzic to 40 years in jail after finding the former Bosnian Serb leader guilty of genocide for the 1995 Srebrenica massacre and on nine other war crime charges.

World | March 24, 2016, Thursday // 18:30 | Viewed: 3849

EU's Interior Ministers to Convene at Extraordinary JHA Council

The interior ministers of the member states of the EU will convene at an extraordinary meeting of the Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) council in Brussels on Thursday.

World » EU | March 24, 2016, Thursday // 16:11 | Viewed: 3809

Salah Abdeslam 'Willing Extradition to France'

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam is now willing to be extradited to France, his lawyer has said.

World » EU | March 24, 2016, Thursday // 11:43 | Viewed: 3670

Brussels Airport to Remain Closed through Friday

Brussels international airport has said that it will remain closed for all passenger flights through Friday following Tuesday’s twin suicide bombings that left at least 31 dead and 260 injured.

World » EU | March 23, 2016, Wednesday // 20:47 | Viewed: 3721

Belgium Released Brussels Attacker Deported Earlier from Turkey, Erdogan Reveals

Turkey deported one of the Brussels attackers to Belgium and alerted the Belgian authorities about him last year, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said.

World | March 23, 2016, Wednesday // 19:43 | Viewed: 4090