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5.3 earthquake strikes the coast of western Turkey

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.

World | June 18, 2017, Sunday // 10:13 | Viewed: 2664

One killed and at least five people wounded in explosion at Bogota mall

A French national was killed and at least five people wounded Saturday when an explosion rocked an upscale Bogota mall, the mayor said.

World | June 18, 2017, Sunday // 09:43 | Viewed: 14518

Toll Rises to at Least 30 Dead in London Tower Block Fire

The toll from the London tower block fire has risen to at least 30 people dead and the flames have now been extinguished, police said on Friday, AFP reported.

World | June 16, 2017, Friday // 15:14 | Viewed: 37099

Russian Аrmy Says May Have Killed IS Chief

The Russian army on Friday said it had struck a meeting of Islamic State leaders in Syria on May 28 and was trying to verify whether the group's leader had been killed, news agencies said on Friday, AFP reported.

World » Russia | June 16, 2017, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 2661

Police Launch Criminal Inquiry into Grenfell Tower Blaze

Police have launched a criminal inquiry into the Grenfell Tower blaze as it emerged that cladding panels similar to those likely to have been used on the 24-storey building have been widely prohibited on tall buildings in the US since 2012, reported The G

World | June 16, 2017, Friday // 09:14 | Viewed: 4693

Queen's Speech to Take Place Next Wednesday

Theresa May faced a backlash from republican parties at a series of meetings in Downing Street on Thursday over her plan to strike a deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist party to prop up her minority Conservative government, reported The Guard

World | June 16, 2017, Friday // 09:12 | Viewed: 1765

New Thermal Power Plants in the Balkans Do Not Meet EU Standards

The majority of Western Balkan countries rely on thermal power plants and many of the new plants which are being built do not comply with the newly approved EU standards for environment protection, the Independent Balkan News Agency reported.

World » EU | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 12:06 | Viewed: 7754

Trump Being Investigated for Possible Obstruction of Justice

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World | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 11:19 | Viewed: 4489

The Brussels Airport was blocked after a fire had broke out

Access to the international airport in the Belgian capital of Brussels was blocked early on Thursday after a fire, Sputnik reported.

World | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 10:03 | Viewed: 5021

A Lot of People Unaccounted For After Tower Blaze

"A lot of people" are still unaccounted for after a massive blaze in a London tower block, and fire crews only managed to reach the 12th floor at the height of the fire, mayor Sadiq Khan said on Wednesday, AFP reported.

World | June 14, 2017, Wednesday // 14:21 | Viewed: 41206

At least 30 Injured in London Tower Blaze

At least 30 people were injured in a fire that swept through a 27-storey London tower block early Wednesday, the emergency services said, AFP reported.

World | June 14, 2017, Wednesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2099

Taking Action to Isolate a Country in All Areas is Inhumane and Un-Islamic

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday slammed the economic and political isolation of Qatar as inhumane and contrary to Islamic values after key Gulf states broke off ties with Ankara's ally, AFP reported.

World » Southeast Europe | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 7365

Munich Shooting: Four Hurt at Suburban Railway Station (UPDATED)

A German policewoman was shot in the head when a man grabbed a police gun at a suburban station in Munich, reported BBC

World | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 2491

Munich Shooting: Four Hurt at Suburban Railway Station (UPDATED)

A German policewoman was shot in the head when a man grabbed a police gun at a suburban station in Munich, reported BBC

World | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 440

Several People Wounded by Shots at Munich Rail Station

Several people were wounded when shots were fired at a commuter rail station near the southern German city of Munich on Tuesday and one person was detained, police said, AFP reported.

World | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 11:16 | Viewed: 3655

Turkey-Russia Negotiations Over S-400 Missiles Systems Continue

The S-400 negotiations with Russia continue successfully, yet there is no sign of an agreement, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş confirmed, Daily Sabah writes.

World » Russia | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 09:24 | Viewed: 7605

Merkel Lauds Macron's Election Victory as 'Strong Vote for Reforms'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called the victory of French President Emmanuel Macron's party in the first round of parliamentary elections a "strong vote for reforms" and a senior official signaled Berlin's willingness to deepen cooperation, Reuters rep

World » EU | June 12, 2017, Monday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1864

Trump to Visit Poland

US president Donald Trump will "almost certainly" visit Poland on July 6 and participate in TriSea Countries Forum held in Wroclaw on July 6-7, according to Gazeta Wyborcza sources' reports on the information shared with ambassadors of Central European co

World | June 12, 2017, Monday // 09:27 | Viewed: 3956

Theresa May Ahead but Set to Lose Majority in UK Election

Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives are set to lose their overall majority after Britain's general election, an exit poll showed on Thursday after voting closed, AFP reports.

World » EU | June 9, 2017, Friday // 07:43 | Viewed: 9339

Rada Confirms Accession to NATO Ukraine's Foreign Policy Goal

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Thursday, June 7, adopted a bill which sets as Ukraine's foreign political objective the accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

World » Ukraine | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 3210

Polls Open in Britain's General Election

Polls opened in Britain on Thursday in an election Prime Minister Theresa May had expected to win easily but one that has proved increasingly hard to predict after a campaign shadowed by terrorism, AFP reported.

World | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1946
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