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Macedonia Political Leaders Fail to Reach Agreement, to Meet Again on 26 May

The second meeting of the leaders of Macedonia’s four biggest political parties aimed at resolving the political crisis in the country ended inconclusively on Monday, telma.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2015, Monday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1252

Macedonia’s Political Leaders Meet Again to Try to Resolve Crisis

The leaders of Macedonia’s four biggest political parties met on Monday in a fresh attempt to ease tensions and find a way for resolving the months-long political crisis.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2015, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 917

ЕU Commission VP Sefcovic Launches Energy Union Tour  

EU energy chief Maros Sevcovic will start a tour of member states this week to reiterate calls for a concerted effort by EU member states to address global energy and climate challenges.

World » EU | May 18, 2015, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1218

Two Explosions Rock Offices of Turkey's Kurdish HDP Party

At least three people have been injured after blasts hit headquarters of Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) in cities of Adana and Mersin in Southeastern Turkey.

World | May 18, 2015, Monday // 14:04 | Viewed: 987

EU Reps Vote on Immigration Control Policy

The EU will be taking a decision on an upcoming operation across the Mediterranean, as stated by High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini.

World » EU | May 18, 2015, Monday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1087

Macedonia Party Leaders to Meet again on Monday amid New Protests

Leaders of the four major parties in Macedonia are set to meet Monday in a renewed attempt at solving the political crisis in the country.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2015, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1302

Pro-Government Protest to Take Place in Macedonia

The Macedonian governing party VMRO-DPMNE is set on organizing a counter-protest at 8 pm in front of the Parliament building.

World » Southeast Europe | May 18, 2015, Monday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1335

Video Purportedly Showing Macedonia’s Zaev Seeking Bribe Released on YouTube

A video recording purportedly showing Macedonian opposition Social Democrat leader Zoran Zaev arranging for receiving a bribe of EUR 200,000 in his capacity of Mayor of Strumica has been published online, independent .

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 19:36 | Viewed: 1734

Tens of Thousands Urge Macedonia's PM Gruevski to Go

Thousands of protestors demanded the resignation of Macedonia’s prime Minister Nikola Gruevski and his cabinet on Sunday.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 17:46 | Viewed: 1735

Macedonia Cuts Number of ‘Armed Group’ Members Killed in Kumanovo

Macedonian authorities have cut the number of the members of the armed group killed by police forces in Kumanovo last week, MIA news agency reported.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1755

EU Foreign Ministers to Draft Joint Position on Macedonia Crisis Monday

The European Union foreign ministers will discuss the tense political situation in Macedonia on Monday, Bulgaria’s foreign minister Daniel Mitov has said.

World » EU | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 16:12 | Viewed: 1849

Protestors Call on Macedonia PM Gruevski to Step Down

Thousands of people have joined the protest rally called by the Macedonian opposition in Skopje on Sunday, demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nikola Gruevsku.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1196

EU Vice President Georgieva Urges Restraint in Macedonia

European Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva on Sunday voiced concern about political crisis in Macedonia and urged restraint to avoid violence.

World » EU | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1324

Turkey Says Shoots Down Intruding Syrian Helicopter

Turkey has said its fighter jets have shot down a Syrian helicopter violating its airspace.

World | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1042

Suicide Blast Targeting EUPOL Staff Kills at Least Three in Kabul

At least three people have been killed in Afghanistan when a suicide bomber detonated a car near Kabul main airport on Sunday morning.

World | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 11:22 | Viewed: 1068

Tens of Thousands Expected to Join Anti-Government Protest in Macedonia

Thousands of people are expected to seek the resignation of Macedonia’s Conservative Prime Minister Nikola Gruevsku during a protest rally in Skopje on Sunday.

World » Southeast Europe | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1281

PES President, MEPs to Attend Macedonian Opposition Protest

The President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) Sergei Stanishev will attend the large anti-government protest organised by the Macedonian opposition, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday.

World » EU | May 16, 2015, Saturday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1364

At Least 2 Killed, 20 Injured as Train, Truck Collide in Germany

At least two people were killed and twenty injured as a train and a truck collided on a level crossing in western Germany on Saturday.

World » EU | May 16, 2015, Saturday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1177

Court Sentences Former Egyptian President Morsi to Death

An Egyptian court sentenced on Saturday former President Mohammed Morsi to death for his involvement in mass prison breaks in 2011.

World | May 16, 2015, Saturday // 13:26 | Viewed: 1202

US Jury Sentences Boston Marathon Bomber to Death

An US federal jury sentenced on Friday Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, one of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombers, to death.

World | May 16, 2015, Saturday // 10:58 | Viewed: 1137

Russia Will Not Backtrack on Kosovo, FM Says in Serbia

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has told Serbian counterpart Ivica Dacic his country would only back solutions on Kosovo that are in line with UNSC Resolution 1244.

World » Southeast Europe | May 15, 2015, Friday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1947