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4.4-Magnitude Eartquake Hits Albania

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World » Southeast Europe | November 4, 2016, Friday // 10:52 | Viewed: 1451

Opposition Deputies Arrested in Turkey

The two co-chairmen of the pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP) and nine other deputies in the Turkish Parliament have been arrested early on Friday morning, reported Reuters, cited by BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | November 4, 2016, Friday // 09:04 | Viewed: 3215

Turkish-Syrian Border Concrete Wall To be Completed in 2017

The construction of a concrete wall along the Turkish-Syrian border will be completed in the first half of 2017, stated Turkish Defence Minister Fikri I??k, cited by Daily Sabah newspaper.

World » Southeast Europe | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 21:35 | Viewed: 2704

Protests Against Post-Coup Purge in Turkey

Several hundred students, scientists and syndicate members protested in Turkey on Thursday against the purge undertaken by the authorities after the coup attempt in July, reported Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 19:19 | Viewed: 2723

EBRD: Inequality Threatens Future of Central Europe

Countries from the former Communist bloc have achieved significant progress in the transition to market economy but continuing inequality in their societies is becoming an ever greater threat to their long-term development.

World | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1155

Turkey's Erdogan Criticises Germany for Harbouring Terrorists

Turkish President Erdogan has criticised harshly German Chancellor Angela Merkel for her position regarding the detention of Cumhuriyet journalists, reported AFP, cited by Focus agency.

World » Southeast Europe | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 16:39 | Viewed: 1351

USA. EU Data Transfer Agreement Faces Second Law Suit

A second law suit has been filed with the Court of Justice in Luxembourg against the transfer of personal data between the EU and the USA, reported Reuters.

World » EU | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1299

EU Unemployment Stabilises at 8.5% in September 2016

The unemployment rate in the 28 member-states of the EU stabilised in September at its lowest level in seven and a half years – 8.

World » EU | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 15:17 | Viewed: 2649

Iraq Forces 'Enter IS-Held Mosul'

Iraqi forces have entered the city of Mosul for the first time since the summer of 2014, officials say.

World | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1234

Brexit Impossible without MPs' Approval, Court Rules

The high court in Britain has said the UK cannot trigger the process of leaving the European Union without approval from Parliament.

World » EU | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1655

Tension Between Turkey, Iraq Escalates

Tension between Turkey and Iraq continues to escalate after the Turkish army began the transfer of additional tanks and military equipment towards the border with Iraq.

World » Southeast Europe | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 21:21 | Viewed: 1528

Bulgarian PM: Situation at Turkish-Iraqi Border Is Direct Threat to Bulgaria

What is happening at the Turkish-Iraqi border threatens Bulgaria directly as the country nearest to the conflict, stated Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov on BNR.

World » Southeast Europe | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1640

Serbian PM Vu?i? Reportedly Missing

Media in neighbouring Serbia have reported the mysterious disappearance of Serbian PM Aleksandar Vu?i?.

World » Southeast Europe | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 18:46 | Viewed: 2271

Germany To Allocate EUR 2.6 B More for Migrants

The Cabinet of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has approved an additional EUR 2.

World » EU | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 18:26 | Viewed: 2534

Germany Not Mulling Sanctions Against Turkey Over Freedom of Press Concerns

Germany is not considering the possibility of imposing sanctions against Turkey because of the harsh measures adopted after the failed coup attempt in the summer and the detention of employees of an opposition newspaper in October, announced German Chance

World » EU | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 18:05 | Viewed: 2559

Amnesty International Moscow Office Closed Down

The office of the non-governmental organisation Amnesty International in Moscow has been closed down.

World » Russia | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 17:33 | Viewed: 3654

Ukrainians Shocked by Politicians Wealth

The anti-corruption reform requiring high-ranking Ukrainian officials to declare their financial assets on the Internet brought to the surface the huge gap between the wealth of politicians and those whom they represent, reported Reuters.

World » Ukraine | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 4039

Turkish PM: Turkey Not Interested in Red Line on Press Freedom Set by Europe

Turkey is not interested in the “red line” on the freedom of the press set by Europe, stated on Tuesday Turkish Prime Minister Binali Y?ld?r?m, cited by Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 21:49 | Viewed: 1518

Turkish PM: Turkey May Introduce Limited Resort to Capital Punishment

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Y?ld?r?m stated that Turkey is considering the option of introducing a limited resort to capital punishment if an agreement is reached between the ruling Justice and Development Party and other political formations, reported

World » Southeast Europe | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 18:30 | Viewed: 1568

Romania's Vrancea Rocked by New Quake

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World » Southeast Europe | October 31, 2016, Monday // 15:48 | Viewed: 1684

Turkey Detains Editor-in-Chief of Newspaper over 'G?len Links'

Turkish police have arrested the Editor-in-Chief of daily Cumhuriyet and others from the newspaper, H?rriyet Daily News reports, citing local media outlets.

World » Southeast Europe | October 31, 2016, Monday // 10:38 | Viewed: 1248
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