The Romanian government has survived the vote of no confidence submitted by the opposition over the controversial decree which caused hundreds of thousands of Romanians to protest in the capital Bucharest and other cities in the last few weeks, reported b
Russia has imposed a temporary ban on poultry imports from 15 European countries, including Bulgaria, over risk of bird flu.
» Russia |
February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 13:29 |
The so-called Balkan migrant route should be sealed off to a greater extent than it is now, Austrian Defense Minister Hans-Peter Doskozil has said.
The mayor of Ankara has called for an investigation of "the presence of a seismic ship" in the Aegean Sea in order to determine whether it has anything to do with the earthquake registered there at the same time.
After US President Donald Trump approved of Brexit and called the EU a transport vehicle for Germany, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk called on the leaders of member-states to adopt serious measures which confirm the processes of further
» EU |
February 7, 2017, Tuesday // 20:04 |
The governments of EU member-states did not manage to reach a final agreement on the creation of a European Prosecutor's Office.
» EU |
February 7, 2017, Tuesday // 18:07 |
A total of 948 people have been arrested in Turkey for their status on Facebook and Twitter between the terrorist act at the Beşiktaş stadium on December 10, 2016 and February 6.
The Council of the European Union adopted on Tuesday the proposal of the European Commission for a three-month extension of internal border control in five problematic countries in the Schengen area for free movement due to the continuing migrant crisis.
» EU |
February 7, 2017, Tuesday // 17:10 |
Hungary will propose that European borders be protected at the EU level via the automatic detention of all candidates for asylum status.
» EU |
February 7, 2017, Tuesday // 15:16 |
Macedonian officials have expressed their outrage at comments from United States Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, who told an Albanian TV station Macedonia should be divided and its creation was a failed project.
Tens of thousands protested across Romania on Monday evening against the social-democratic government led by Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu, even after a controversial decree was repealed, local media report.
Public transport buses will be free in Skopje starting Tuesday as a result of high levels of air pollution, authorities say.
Romania's Justice Ministry wants to "draft a more complex" bill amending the country's Criminal Code, state-run Agerpres agency says, citing a spokesperson for the institution.
Romanian lawmakers will hold a debate and vote on the motion of no confidence filed by the Romanian opposition on Wednesday, an official has said.
Parliament in Romania will deal with both a no-confidence motion against the government and a state budget on Monday, after days of protests against the government.
The cabinet of Romania has formally revoked the decree the sparked nationwide protests for much of this week, local media report.
Romanian demonstrators welcomed the government's decision to scrap an emergency ordinance party decriminalizing abuse of office.
More than 1,300 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean in one day alone, reported the Italian coast guard.
» EU |
February 4, 2017, Saturday // 11:22 |
The situation of the civil population in eastern Ukraine is reaching critical levels in the regions affected by the escalation in fighting between government forces in Kiev and pro-Russian separatists, stated Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, who
» Ukraine |
February 4, 2017, Saturday // 10:11 |
The Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania (UDMR) has opposed the amendment to the Penal Code via emergency government decrees, reported Dnevnik daily.
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