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Turkish Military Gunboat with Military Chief Sails into Greek Waters

A Turkish gunboat reportedly carrying Hulusi Akar, the Turkish armed forces' Chief of Staff, entered Greek waters on Sunday morning, English-language Kathimerini reports.

World » Southeast Europe | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1996

Macedonia's Biggest Albanian Party to Decide on Govt Coalition

The Democratic Union of Albania (DUI) on Sunday is expected to decide whether to join hands with conservative VMRO-DPMNE to form together with it the country's next government.

World » Southeast Europe | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 14:17 | Viewed: 1648

Martin Schulz Officially Nominated for Germany Elections

Former European Parliament President Martin Schulz has become the German Social Democrats' Chancellor candidate for the general election this year.

World » EU | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1185

Trump, Putin Discuss 'Equal Partnership' Prospects over Phone

The Presidents of United States and Russia talked over the phone on Saturday evening, touching issues such as Syria, the Israel-Palestina conflict, the fight against terrorism, and bilateral trade.

World | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 08:17 | Viewed: 1720

Greek Farmers Briefly Block Crossing at Bulgaria Border

Greek farmers on Saturday night sealed off the Kulata-Promachonas border crossing at the border with Bulgaria, amid heavy police presence along key roads and at junctions, Bulgaria's public radio reports.

World » Southeast Europe | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 07:50 | Viewed: 2010

Trump Bans Admission of Syrian Refugees in USA

The USA will stop admitting refugees from Syria after US President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Protection of the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the United States.

World | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1410

40 Turkish Military Request Asylum in Germany

At least 40 Turkish officers have requested asylum in Germany.

World » Southeast Europe | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1626

Turkey Might Cancel Readmission Agreement With Greece

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu stated on Friday that Turkey will take the necessary steps against Athens after the decision of the Greek Supreme Court not to extradite the eight Turkish officers who fled the country after the coup attempt on J

World » Southeast Europe | January 27, 2017, Friday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1641

May to Trump: Let's Lead the World Together

British PM Theresa May, who will become the first foreign leader to meet the new US President on Friday, called on Donald Trump in a speech in Philadelphia to renew “the special relations” between the two countries and lead together the changed world.

World | January 27, 2017, Friday // 11:54 | Viewed: 1442

Steinmeier To Hand Over Post on January 27

Frank-Walter Steinmeier will hand over officially his powers as Foreign Minister to Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel on January 27.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 21:52 | Viewed: 1343

EU Finance Commissioner: Euro Will Not Collapse

The currency of the Euro zone will not collapse – neither now, nor in the next 20 years, stated on Thursday the European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 19:23 | Viewed: 1569

Austrian Police Arrest 11 People Suspected of Links to IS

Austrian police have arrested 11 people suspected of links to the terrorist organisation Islamic state, reported Austria’s information agency APA, citing the Prosecutor’s Office.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 18:02 | Viewed: 1462

EU Discusses Plans To Fund Refugee Centres Outside Europe

EU Interior Ministers are discussing plans for the financing of refugee centres in Africa at a meeting in Malta.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1555

UK's Govt Submits Draft Bill on Launching Brexit

The British government has submitted a draft bill which will allow it to initiate the legal procedure for the exit of the UK from the European Union.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 16:17 | Viewed: 1384

Merkel, Schulz With Equal Support for German Chancellor Post

Social Democrat Martin Schulz would receive the same level of support as German Chancellor Angela Merkel if voters could vote directly for the head of government, showed a survey of ARD TV carried out on Wednesday, cited by Reuters.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1544

Greece's Supreme Court Rules Against Extradition of 8 Turkish Soldiers

Greece’s Supreme Court has ruled against the extradition of 8 Turkish soldiers accused by the Turkish government of participating in the unsuccessful coup attempt in July last year.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2786

Germany's Merkel To Visit Turkey on February 2

Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel plans to visit Turkey on February 2, reported AFP, citing information from the Turkish Foreign ministry.

World » EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1249

Greek Farmers Reportedly Threaten Bulgarian Journalists

Bulgarian journalists have reportedly received threats from farmers near the Greek city of Seres.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1550

Farmers' Blockade at Bulgaria-Greece Border 'Not Unlikely'

Greek farmers may be preparing to stage a blockade on their country's border with Bulgaria, a Greece-based Bulgarian journalist says.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1654

Italy’s Constitutional Court Opens Way for Snap Elections

The Constitutional Court in Italy has decided that parts of the electoral law in the country are not valid which could lead to snap elections in 2017, reported Reuters.

World » EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 21:46 | Viewed: 1185

Third Permanent Lane for Trucks To Be Opened at Danube Bridge 2

Bulgarian and Romanian border authorities have agreed to open a permanent third lane for trucks at the exit of the country at border cross checkpoint Danube Bridge 2.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1370
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