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UN Top Job Race: Russia Not Ruling Out Late Entry

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister has said Moscow sees as "likely" a late entry in the race for UN Secretary General, in an apparent reference to Kristalina Georgieva, the EU Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 1845

Russia Elections: Same Parties to Enter Parliament - Exit Poll

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's United Russia party has won by a landslide the elections held in the country on Sunday, but has lost some support, exit polls have suggested.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 21:30 | Viewed: 1429

Tensions in Kiev, Odessa as Russians Vote in General Elections

Scuffles have broken out in front of Russia's diplomatic services in Kiev and Odessa as Russia goes to the polls.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:17 | Viewed: 2215

'Intentional' Blast Leaves 29 Injured in New York, 2nd Device Found

An explosion has left twenty-nine people hurt, none of them critically, but one seriously, New York officials say.

World | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 09:26 | Viewed: 1662

Bulgaria, Serbia, Hungary PMs Discuss Migrant Crisis by Black Sea

The EU Commission should help states on the continent bring their positions closer with regard to the migration crisis, the government quotes the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria, Serbia and Hungary as saying.

World » Southeast Europe | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 08:19 | Viewed: 2103

Austria Postpones Presidential Election

Austria is hold a re-run of the second round of a presidential vote later than previously announced, Prime Minister Wolfgang Sobotka has said.

World » EU | September 12, 2016, Monday // 14:17 | Viewed: 5823

Explosion Near AKP Headquarters in SE Turkey

An explosion has occurred in an area near a headquarters of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Van, Southeastern Turkery, Hürriyet Daily News reported.

World | September 12, 2016, Monday // 12:19 | Viewed: 3839

Conservatives Poised to Win Croatia Elections

Center-right Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) has a lead on center-left Social Democratic Party (SDP), the first results of a snap parliamentary vote show.

World » Southeast Europe | September 12, 2016, Monday // 09:53 | Viewed: 5744

Croatia Elections: Conservatives, Socialists Running Neck and Neck

Socialist-led People's Coalition and center-right Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) are running neck and neck in Croatia's second snap parliamentary vote in ten months, exit polls suggest.

World » Southeast Europe | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 21:25 | Viewed: 1642

Two Quakes Jolt Skopje, Also Felt in Bulgaria

An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale has been registered in Macedonia's capital Skopje and other parts of the country, seismologists say.

World » Southeast Europe | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 17:11 | Viewed: 3702

Croatians Voting in Early Elections

Voters in Croatia are going to the polls on Sunday to take part in the second parliamentary elections since November of last year, with no party heading for an outright majority.

World » Southeast Europe | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 15:06 | Viewed: 6044

Romanian Police 'Find Migrants' in Bulgarian Truck

Romanian police have found ten migrants hiding in a Bulgarian-plated truck en route to Germany, a Serbian newspaper says.

World » Southeast Europe | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 12:33 | Viewed: 2185

US, Russia in Row over Black Sea Interception

Moscow and Washington have traded mutual accusations over an incident with aircraft over the Black Sea.

World » Russia | September 8, 2016, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1739

Four Dead, One Missing as Greece Hit by Flash Floods

At least four people have lost their lives and one remains missing after parts of Greece were hit by heavy floods, English-language Kathimerini reports.

World » Southeast Europe | September 8, 2016, Thursday // 07:02 | Viewed: 2577

Bulgaria, Austria to Cooperate in Countering Illegal Migration, Smuggling

Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova and her Austrian counterpart Wolfgang Sobotka discussed the state of bilateral cooperation in countering illegal migration and smuggling.

World » EU | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 15:49 | Viewed: 4816

Queues of Trucks Hamper Traffic at Bulgaria’s Main Border Checkpoints

Queues of trucks are hampering the passage of vehicles through Bulgaria’s main border checkpoints on Sunday.

World » Southeast Europe | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 14:50 | Viewed: 2724

EU’s Capacity to Accept Economic Migrants Close to Exhaustion - Tusk, Borisov Warn

The capacity of the EU to accept more economic migrants is close to exhaustion.

World » EU | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 13:55 | Viewed: 2503

Uzbek President Karimov Dies Aged 78 - Reports

Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov has reportedly passed away at the age of 78, Reuters and Anadolu Agency quote diplomatic sources as saying.

World | September 2, 2016, Friday // 11:55 | Viewed: 5252

Macedonia to Hold Postponed Early Vote in December

Macedonian politicians agreed on Wednesday that the snap election that was set for June but cancelled is to be held on December 11.

World » Southeast Europe | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 10:54 | Viewed: 9134

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff Impeached

The Senate of Brazil has voted to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, local and world media report.

World | August 31, 2016, Wednesday // 19:42 | Viewed: 2499

Angela Merkel Severely Criticized Countries Unwilling to Accept More Refugees

Angela Merkel

World » EU | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 21:15 | Viewed: 10230