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Russia, Turkey Reportedly Suspend Negotiations on Construction of Turkish Stream

Russia and Turkey reportedly suspended negotiations on the construction of the Turkish Stream natural gas pipeline.

World | July 31, 2015, Friday // 09:58 | Viewed: 2111

EU to Extend Support to Farmers over Russia Food Ban by One Year

The European Commission has decided to extend by a year the safety net measures for the European agricultural producers affected by the Russian ban on food imports from the European Union.

World » EU | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1985

Blast in Skopje Damages Three Cars, No Injuries

An explosion outside a police station in Macedonia’s capital Skopje has damaged three cars parked nearby, MIA news agency reported on Thursday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 15:21 | Viewed: 1832

Turkish Soldiers Killed in PKK Attack, Army Says

An ambush organized by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) has claimed the lives of three Turkish soldiers, the country's armed forces say.

World | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1849

Investigation to Confirm Whether Debris Found in Indian Ocean Part of Missing MH370

Malaysia sent a team to determine whether the debris, which was recently found on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean, is from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (MH370).

World | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1878

Russia Vetoes UN Resolution for Setting Tribunal on MH17 Disaster

Russia vetoed on Wednesday the United Nations (UN) resolution on establishing an international tribunal for prosecuting the people guilty of shooting down the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17).

World | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1812

Turkey Formally Opens Incirlik Air Base for Coalition Strikes on IS

Turkey has officially allowed the US-led coalition to use the country’s Incirlik Air Base for airstrikes against targets of Islamic State (IS) group in Syria, state-run Anadolu news agency (AA) reported on Wednesday.

World | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1773

Iraq Considers Turkish Airstrikes on PKK as Violation of Country's Sovereignty

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Tuesday that the Turkish airstrikes on PKK targets in northern Iraq constituted a violation of the country's sovereignty.

World | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1829

Suspected Sabotage in Turkey Stops Oil Flow in Pipeline from Iraq

Turkey has halted the flow of oil in the Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline, which was damaged in a suspected sabotage act inside its territory near the border with Iraq, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported on Wednesday.

World | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 2105

Turkey Conducts New Airstrikes on Suspected PKK Targets

Turkish fighter jets conducted new airstrikes on suspected terrorist targets in the southeast of the country and across the border in northern Iraq on Tuesday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 1924

Ukraine Adds Gerard Depardieu to 5-Year Blacklist

Ukraine has moved ban actor Gérard Depardieu from entering the country over the next five years.

World » Ukraine | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1763

NATO Backs Turkey’s Fight Against ‘Terrorism’

NATO supported Turkey’s increased role in the fight against Islamic State (IS) on Tuesday.

World | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 16:52 | Viewed: 2556

Peace Process with Kurdish Militants Can’t Continue - Turkish President Erdogan  

Turkey can't continue a peace process with the Kurdish rebels who are attacking Turkish targets, the country’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.

World | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 2255

NATO Expresses Solidarity with Turkey over Terror Attacks

NATO expressed solidarity with its member Turkey on Tuesday over recent terror attacks in the country as Alliance ambassadors gathered for a meeting to discuss the Turkish military campaing agains Islamic State group and Kurdish rebels.

World | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1922

Gaddafi Son Saif al-Islam Sentenced to Death

Saif al-Islam, a son of Libya's slain leader Col Muammar Gaddafi, has been sentenced to death over war crimes a Libyan court believes he committed during the 2011 uprising.

World | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1671

Turkey-Iran Pipeline Blast Halts Gas Supplies

An explosion late on Monday suspended gas transport along a pipeline between Turkey and Iran, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız has said.

World | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1284

Turkish Authorities Warn of Possible Terror Attacks in Cities

Turkey’s intelligence agency MIT and Istanbul police have warned of possible terror attacks in major cities following military operations against the Islamic State (IS) group and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants, todayszaman.

World | July 27, 2015, Monday // 21:31 | Viewed: 2122

Greece Starts Talks on New Bailout Package with Creditors

Discussions on a third bailout package have started in Athens between Greek authorities and representatives of Greece’s international creditors, the European Commission announced on Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 27, 2015, Monday // 18:31 | Viewed: 1819

No Agreement to Set up No-Fly Zone in Turkey, US Official Says

There is no agreement with Ankara to establish a no-fly zone in Turkey, a senior US administration official has said, the CNN reported on Monday.

World | July 27, 2015, Monday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1711

Turkey Hasn’t Asked for ‘Substantial’ NATO Help - Stoltenberg

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday that Turkey has not asked the Alliance for “substantial military support” in its fight against the Islamic State group and Kurdish militants.

World | July 27, 2015, Monday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1971

Cost of Macedonia's Skopje 2014 'Soared to EUR 560 M'

The price tag of the so-called Skopje 2014 project has risen to EUR 560 M, up from the initially announced EUR 80 M, an investigative network has argued.

World » Southeast Europe | July 27, 2015, Monday // 12:32 | Viewed: 2567