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New Far-Right Political Group Emerges at EU Parliament

The leader of the French National Front Marine Le Pen announced in Brussels on Tuesday the establishment of a new far-right political group in the European Parliament.

World » EU | June 17, 2015, Wednesday // 08:15 | Viewed: 1669

Billionaire Donald Trump Announces Candidacy for 2016 US Presidential Elections

Business magnate, billionaire and TV personality, Donald Trump announced on Tuesday his candidacy for the 2016 US presidential race.

World | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 20:13 | Viewed: 1354

Russia to Boost Nuclear Forces with 40 New Intercontinental Missiles

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday that the country will boost its nuclear forces with forty new intercontinental ballistic missiles.

World » Russia | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 16:47 | Viewed: 2059

Egyptian Court Upholds Death Sentence of Former President Morsi

An Egyptian court upheld on Tuesday the death sentence of former President Mohamed Morsi for plotting prison breaks and attacks on police during the 2011 uprising.

World | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1310

ECB Has Green Light to Buy Gov't Bonds from Troubled States

The European Central Bank has the right to buy government securities from EU members undergoing a financial crisis, a Luxembourg court has ruled.

World » EU | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1876

Leader of al-Qaeda in Yemen Killed in US Drone Attack

Nasser al-Wuhayshi, the "second-in-command" at al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, was killed Friday in a drone strike, the Al-Qaeda network has confirmed.

World | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1358

EU Should Help Macedonia, President Ivanov Tells Bulgaria FM

The European Union should be committed to the process of stabilization in Macedonia, the country's President Gorge Ivanov said on Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 15, 2015, Monday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1884

Thousands Cross into Turkey as Kurds Fight IS

More than 2800 asylum seekers have crossed Syria's border with Turkey since Ankara moved to open its checkpoints for migrants over the weekend.

World | June 15, 2015, Monday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1429

Greece Fails to Agree on Cash-for Reforms Deal with Creditors, Grexit Fears Mount

Greek and EU officials have failed to hammer out a cash-for-reforms deal at the latest round of their talks in Brussels on Sunday.

World » EU | June 14, 2015, Sunday // 21:45 | Viewed: 1912

Poland in Talks over Stationing Heavy US Weapons on Its Soil

Polish Defence Minister Tomasz Siemoniak has said Warsaw is in talks with Washington over the stationing of heavy US weapons on Polish territory.

World | June 14, 2015, Sunday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1889

Italy Warns EU on Migrants, Calls for Change in Asylum Rules

Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Sunday threatened to switch to a ‘Plan B’ to cope with the influx of migrants - an option that "would hurt Europe" - if Italy is not given greater help with the crisis.

World » EU | June 14, 2015, Sunday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1972

Pentagon Proposes to Store Heavy Weapons in Baltics, Eastern Europe

The Pentagon is proposing to deploy heavy military equipment enough for 5,000 American military in several Baltic and Eastern European states, the New York Times has reported.

World | June 14, 2015, Sunday // 11:57 | Viewed: 2124

Ethnic Albanians Demand Macedonia PM’s Resignation, ‘Redefinition of State’

About 2,000 ethnic Albanians marched in Macedonia’s capital, Skopje, on Saturday, demanding redefinition of their status and the resignation of Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, newswires reported.

World » Southeast Europe | June 14, 2015, Sunday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1935

Bulgarian PM Among Few EU Leaders to Attend Opening of European Games in Baku

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov was one of the few EU leaders to attend the official opening ceremony of the First European Games in Azerbaijan on Friday.

World | June 13, 2015, Saturday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2310

Former Bulgarian PM Stanishev Reelected as PES President

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Sergei Stanishev was reelected as President of the Party of the European Socialists (PES) on Friday.

World » EU | June 13, 2015, Saturday // 11:03 | Viewed: 1905

NATO Warsaw Summit Should Invite Macedonia, Montenegro to Join - Polish DefMin

NATO should invite Macedonia and Montenegro to join when it holds its next summit in Poland in July of next year, Polish Defence Minister Tomasz Siemoniak has said.

World » Southeast Europe | June 12, 2015, Friday // 21:01 | Viewed: 1896

EU Discusses Greek Default Scenario as Debt Talks Stall

Senior EU officials have formally discussed for the first time a possible Greek debt default, Reuters reported on Friday.

World » EU | June 12, 2015, Friday // 17:02 | Viewed: 1649

New Unemployment Increase in Greece

Unemployment in Greece has risen again and reached a 26,6% level during the first three months of the year, Katimerini daily reported.

World » Southeast Europe | June 12, 2015, Friday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1686

PM of Moldova Announces Resignation Amid Diploma Allegations

The Prime Minister of Moldova Chiril Gaburici announced on Friday his resignation, a day after the prosecution questioned him on his high-school and university diplomas.

World » Southeast Europe | June 12, 2015, Friday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1653

IMF Notes Major Differences Still Present in Greek Bailout Talks

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced on Thursday that the talks on a possible new Greek bailout have not progressed much as differences remained.

World » Southeast Europe | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 21:02 | Viewed: 1354

MEPs Deem Russia Is No Longer EU’s Strategic Partner

The European Parliament adopted on Wednesday a non-legislative resolution, which deems that Russia is no longer a strategic partner of the EU.

World » EU | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 17:03 | Viewed: 1526