Ukraine Demands 'Special Partnership' with NATO

Ukraine has filed a "special partnership" request with NATO, state news agency UNIAN has said.

World » Ukraine | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 12:06 | Viewed: 2382

EU to Invest Billions into Countries Affected by Migrant Crisis

EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva has said the union will provide assistance to the countries that were most affected by the inflow of migrants.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 10:01 | Viewed: 5314

Bulgaria's PM to Call for Migrant Centers out of EU at Vienna Meeting

Curbing the flow of migrants into Europe will be the focus of a meeting held by the leaders of ten countries on Saturday.

World » EU | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 08:29 | Viewed: 2300

Strong Earthquake Hits Eastern Romania

There have been no reports of injured people after a strong earthquake hit the area of Vrancea in Romania, a known seismic zone.

World » Southeast Europe | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 08:13 | Viewed: 6368

Bulgaria Urges Macedonia to React to Monument Desecration

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has urged Macedonian authorities to distance themselves from the destruction of a memorial plaque placed by Bulgarians on the peak of Kaimakchalan, at the Greek-Macedonian border.

World » Southeast Europe | September 23, 2016, Friday // 19:24 | Viewed: 4889

Macedonian Journalist Boasts of 'Destroying Bulgarian Monument'

A Macedonian journalist has vandalized a Bulgarian memorial plaque by smashing it into pieces it with a hammer, sparking outrage among some Bulgarian politicians, media, and historians.

World » Southeast Europe | September 23, 2016, Friday // 15:59 | Viewed: 10242

Putin Appoints EU-Blacklisted Official as Spy Chief

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Sergey Naryshkin, until now speaker of Parliament's lower house, as head of foreign intelligence service (SVR).

World » Russia | September 23, 2016, Friday // 13:35 | Viewed: 82866

Hungary Wants Bulgaria to Be Buffer Zone Out of Schengen - EurActiv

Hungary has partly backtracked on its strong support for Bulgaria's entry into the Schengen borderless area, with an official saying the accession criteria should be met first.

World » EU | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 6844

Bulgaria to Allocate BGN 0.3 M in Assistance to Macedonia

Bulgaria's government has approved a decision to grant financial assistance to Macedonia to help it deal with the aftermath of floods in August.

World » Southeast Europe | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 4909

Serbia's Vučić Opposes Border Fences with Bulgaria, Macedonia

Serbia does not back the construction of border fences to stop migrants arriving from Bulgaria and Macedonia, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić has said.

World » Southeast Europe | September 19, 2016, Monday // 13:38 | Viewed: 6147

Russian MP Candidate: We Will Buy the Entire Bulgaria

A lawmaker running on ruling United Russia party's ticket in the Sunday elections has said Russia will buy out the entire Bulgarian state.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 11:38 | Viewed: 17584

Russia Mulls Setting Up 'KGB-Like' Ministry - Reports

Russia plans the creation of a Ministry of State Security (MGB) in a large-scale institutional restructuring, sources quoted by daily Kommersant have suggested.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 11:11 | Viewed: 1821

Ruling Party in Russia Secures Majority in Parliament

United Russia party of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has gained a stable majority in Parliament's lower house after the general election held on Sunday, official results indicate.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 10:31 | Viewed: 9237

UN Top Job Race: Russia Not Ruling Out Late Entry

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister has said Moscow sees as "likely" a late entry in the race for UN Secretary General, in an apparent reference to Kristalina Georgieva, the EU Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 2134

Russia Elections: Same Parties to Enter Parliament - Exit Poll

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's United Russia party has won by a landslide the elections held in the country on Sunday, but has lost some support, exit polls have suggested.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 21:30 | Viewed: 1696

Tensions in Kiev, Odessa as Russians Vote in General Elections

Scuffles have broken out in front of Russia's diplomatic services in Kiev and Odessa as Russia goes to the polls.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:17 | Viewed: 2529

'Intentional' Blast Leaves 29 Injured in New York, 2nd Device Found

An explosion has left twenty-nine people hurt, none of them critically, but one seriously, New York officials say.

World | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 09:26 | Viewed: 1725

Bulgaria, Serbia, Hungary PMs Discuss Migrant Crisis by Black Sea

The EU Commission should help states on the continent bring their positions closer with regard to the migration crisis, the government quotes the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria, Serbia and Hungary as saying.

World » Southeast Europe | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 08:19 | Viewed: 2388

Austria Postpones Presidential Election

Austria is hold a re-run of the second round of a presidential vote later than previously announced, Prime Minister Wolfgang Sobotka has said.

World » EU | September 12, 2016, Monday // 14:17 | Viewed: 8107

Explosion Near AKP Headquarters in SE Turkey

An explosion has occurred in an area near a headquarters of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Van, Southeastern Turkery, Hürriyet Daily News reported.

World | September 12, 2016, Monday // 12:19 | Viewed: 4673

Conservatives Poised to Win Croatia Elections

Center-right Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) has a lead on center-left Social Democratic Party (SDP), the first results of a snap parliamentary vote show.

World » Southeast Europe | September 12, 2016, Monday // 09:53 | Viewed: 7027
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