200 Judges, Prosecutors Arrested in Turkey

Turkish police searched the Cassation Court and other courts with warrants for the arrest of 189 judges and prosecutors, reported Turkish media.

World » Southeast Europe | October 15, 2016, Saturday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1811

Germany, Switzerland Strengthen Patrols on Common Border

Germany and Switzerland have strengthened border patrols on their common border in order to prevent migrants from travelling north and violating EU rules on asylum, reported BTA.

World » EU | October 14, 2016, Friday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1662

Hungary To Open Office for Persecuted Christians

Hungary has become the first country whose government is opening a special office tending to Christians persecuted in the Middle East and on European territory, reported Front Page Magazine.

World » EU | October 14, 2016, Friday // 10:27 | Viewed: 4548

Scotland To Seek Second Independence Referendum

Scotland will begin consultations on a second referendum on independence, announced the First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon.

World » EU | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 21:48 | Viewed: 3706

Germany: Refugees Saved in Mediterranean Must Be Returned to North Africa

All illegal migrants who have been saved in the Mediterranean Sea must be returned to special centres for placement in North Africa where their applications for asylum in European countries can be reviewed, stated German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziè

World » EU | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 21:36 | Viewed: 2176

Austria, Germany: Schengen Border Checks Must Continue After November 15

Border checks in Schengen must continue after the deadline in the middle of November, stated the Austrian and German Interior Ministers, cited by Reuters.

World » EU | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1250

Handmade Bomb Goes Off in Central Athens

There are no reports of injuries after handmade bomb exploded in the center of Greece's capital Athens, English-language Kathimerini has said.

World » Southeast Europe | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 10:50 | Viewed: 3787

Syrian Terror Suspect Commits Suicide in Germany

Jaber al-Bakr, the Syrian national detained by police on suspicions of a terror attack in preparation has killed himself in his prison cell, German media report.

World » EU | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 07:35 | Viewed: 3581

Israeli Expert: Turkey's Erdogan Can Radicalise Muslims in Bulgaria

Turkish President Recep Erdogan can radicalise Muslims in Bulgaria, warned the Director of the National Security Studies Center at the University of Haifa Dr.

World » Southeast Europe | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 21:24 | Viewed: 2019

Hungary Indicts 7 Bulgarians Over Death of 71 Migrants

Hungarian police announced that it will charge seven Bulgarians and an Afghani male after it concluded the investigation of the death of 71 migrants discovered in a truck in Austria last year.

World » EU | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 18:25 | Viewed: 1320

Turkey Purges NATO Cadres After Coup Attempt

Turkey has fired hundreds of its senior military – representatives at NATO both in Europe and the USA after the unsuccessful coup attempt on July 15, showed documents to which Reuters has secured access.

World » Southeast Europe | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 18:07 | Viewed: 4235

Germany Cuts Social Benefits for EU Member-States Citizens

The German government approved a law on Wednesday which stipulates that citizens of other EU member-states who have not worked in Germany will not be eligible to apply for full compensation for unemployment during the first five years of their stay in Ger

World » EU | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 17:18 | Viewed: 4308

Turkish President Erdogan: Iraqi PM Should Know His Limits

Turkey will not accept orders from Iraq regarding the Bashiqa military base, stated Turkish Presidet Recep Erdogan, cited by the Anadolu Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 18:30 | Viewed: 1319

Luxembourg's PM Bettel: Close All EU Borders for 24 Hours

Luxembourg’s PM Xavier Bettel has called on all member-states of the EU to close their borders for 24 hours.

World » EU | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 1173

Macedonia Mulls Extending State of Emergency to mid-2017

The parliamentary defense and security committee of Macedonia has proposed an extension of the state of emergency over the increased number of migrants entering and crossing the country.

World » Southeast Europe | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 07:11 | Viewed: 4400

Suspect of Planned Chemnitz Attack 'Had Contacts with IS'

Syrian national Jaber al-Bakr, detained by German police over a planned attack in Chemnitz, had contacts with the Islamic State (IS) group, the prosecution says.

World » EU | October 10, 2016, Monday // 14:40 | Viewed: 1958

Putin to Meet Turkey, Veneluzela Leaders in Istanbul

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to have talks with his counterparts from Turkey and Venezuela, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Nicolás Maduro, while attending the World Energy Congress in Istanbul, TASS agency has said.

World | October 10, 2016, Monday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1553

Trump-Clinton Debate Inflames Social Media

Some noteworthy reactions of cartoonists and social media users after the second debate between US presidential nominees Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

World | October 10, 2016, Monday // 10:20 | Viewed: 56143

Greece's Relay Strike of Air Traffic Controllers Called Off

Greek air traffic controllers abandoned plans for a relay strike called off after a meeting with the country's Transport Minister, Greek daily Kathimerini reports.

World » Southeast Europe | October 9, 2016, Sunday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1833

Georgia's Ruling Party Wins Elections

Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia party of PM Bidzina Ivanishvili has won slightly over half of the vote in the elections held Saturday, official data shows.

World | October 9, 2016, Sunday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1154

Thwarted Bomb Attempt in German City of Kemnitz

Heavily armed special forces evacuated a block of flats in the German city of Kemnitz on Saturday.

World » EU | October 8, 2016, Saturday // 17:39 | Viewed: 5114