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US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel 'Stepping Down'

Chuck Hagel is to resign as US Defense Secretary, according to reports of US media outlets.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 438

Turkey President Says Women Not Equal to Men

"You cannot bring women and men into equal positions, that is against nature because their nature is different," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said.

World » Southeast Europe | November 24, 2014, Monday // 16:58 | Viewed: 1126

Ukraine Could Prepare for EU, NATO at Least 6 Years - President

Ukraine would need at least six years to prepare itself for accession into the European Union and NATO, the country's President Petro Poroshenko declared on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 16:39 | Viewed: 581

French Jets Reinforce International Coalition Against IS

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Sunday that French fighter jets are expected to arrive in Jordan and join operations against Islamic State (IS) in Iraq.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 15:24 | Viewed: 506

Lithuania to Supply Weaponry to Ukraine

Lithuania is to supply Ukraine with military aid, the two countries' Presidents, Dailia Grybauskaite and Petro Poroshenko announced on Monday.

World » Ukraine | November 24, 2014, Monday // 15:20 | Viewed: 733

US Army to Stay in Poland and the Baltic States Through 2015

The deployment of US troops and military equipment in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia has been extended throughout 2015 in order to contain Russian aggression in the region.

World | November 24, 2014, Monday // 13:29 | Viewed: 634

European Parliament To Discuss No-Confidence Motion Against Jean-Claude Juncker

The European Parliament will discuss on Monday the no-confidence motion against the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

World » EU | November 24, 2014, Monday // 08:13 | Viewed: 774

Tunisia Votes in First Presidential Election since Arab Spring

Tunisians are voting Sunday in their first presidential election since the 2011 revolution that sparked the "Arab Spring.

World | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 11:11 | Viewed: 478

5.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Romania’s Vrancea

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale was registered at 9.15 pm on Saturday in Romania’s eastern county of Vrancea.

World » Southeast Europe | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 10:32 | Viewed: 881

Kiev Accuses Moscow of Having 7500 Troops Deployed in Ukraine

Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has claimed 7500 members of the Russian armed forces are present in his country, "preventing" Kiev from stabilizing the situation in the Donbass.

World » Ukraine | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 689

Sergey Lavrov: Western Sanctions Aimed at Toppling Russian Regime

The West does not even conceal its "anti-Russian" sanctions are aimed at toppling down the ones in power, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Saturday.

World » Russia | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 12:29 | Viewed: 931

Japanese PM Dissolves Parliament Ahead of Early Elections

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe dissolved parliament on November 21, making the way for an early election in mid-December.

World | November 21, 2014, Friday // 17:04 | Viewed: 556

Ukraine's Pro-Western Parties Sign Coalition Agreement

The leaders of the five pro-Western parties in the Ukrainian Parliament have signed a coalition agreement.

World » Ukraine | November 21, 2014, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 768

Putin Says Russia Should Prevent 'Colour Revolutions'

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Moscow should prevent the occurrence of a colour revolution and combat extremism in Russia.

World » Russia | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:45 | Viewed: 735

Germans Divided over Sanctions on Russia - ARD Survey

Twenty-seven percent of Germans believe the current sanctions against Russia imposed by the EU and the US should be scrapped, a new survey has shown.

World » EU | November 21, 2014, Friday // 13:01 | Viewed: 673

Shooter Wounds Three at Florida State University

A Florida State University graduate opened fire at the crowded library of the university, wounding three people on Thursday, CNN reported.

World | November 21, 2014, Friday // 11:55 | Viewed: 417

Serbia Strikes USD 1.2 B Loan Deal With IMF

Serbia has reached an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on a 36-month USD 1.2 B precautionary standby arrangement.

World » Southeast Europe | November 21, 2014, Friday // 07:54 | Viewed: 473

1.3 % of Eastern Europeans Live In UK - Daily Mail

A recent research by the Migration Observatory at Oxford University reveals that 1.

World » EU | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 16:51 | Viewed: 681

EBRD Acquires Stake in Bucharest Bourse

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has acquired a 4.99% stake in the Bucharest Stock Exchange to back Romania’s efforts to strengthen its capital markets.

World » Southeast Europe | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 13:48 | Viewed: 624

Serbia's EU Membership Tied to Sanctions on Russia - Commissioner

EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn said on Thursday Belgrade would have to join EU sanctions against Moscow if it wants to be part of the European Union.

World » Southeast Europe | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 11:52 | Viewed: 723

Atlantic Council Summit in Istanbul to Focus on Energy Issues

The annual Atlantic Council Energy and Economic Summit, opening in Istanbul on Thursday, will address the creation of innovative solutions for today’s challenges in the energy sector, the organisers said.

World | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 11:27 | Viewed: 655