Russian Citizen was Planning to Take Down US Military Aircraft

A Russian citizen was planning to attack and take down US military aircraft.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 14:06 | Viewed: 1712

Transgender Troops Try to Stop Trump Ban

Five transgender people in the US military have launched a legal bid to block a ban announced by President Trump on Twitter last month.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1614

Turkey Seeks Arrest of 35 Media Workers Over Alleged Gulen Links

Turkish authorities on Thursday issued detention warrants for 35 people, including nine journalists, on suspicion of links to last July's attempted military coup, the state-run Anadolu news agency said.

World » Southeast Europe | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 12:58 | Viewed: 1876

Qatar Removes Entry Visas for Citizens of 80 Countries, Including Bulgaria

Qatar announced today that it will remove the entry visas for citizens of 80 countries, including Bulgaria, to boost tourism and air transport.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1860

Facebook Launches New Video Service

On Wednesday, Facebook made its biggest move so far in an attempt to compete on the TV market by expanding its video offers with programs ranging from professional female basketball to a safari show and a program for parents, Reuters reported.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1428

Greece Accused Financial Times of Defamation

Greece's foreign ministry accused the British newspaper Financial Times of defaming and lying and accused it of "violating journalistic ethics" for an article about Minister Nicos Kodias.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1794

Cases of Modern Slavery have Increased the Most in the EU

North Korea remains at the top of the index of countries where slavery is worst.

World » EU | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1908

Islamic State has Threatened Iran with more Terror Attacks in Tehran

Sunni Jihadist group Islamic State  threatened Shia Iran with new terrorist attacks in the capital Tehran, Reuters reported.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 10:39 | Viewed: 1530

Jean-Claude Juncker in Expenses Row Over £24,450 Private Plane to Rome

The European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and his team racked up a bill of £24,450 by chartering a private plane for a one-night visit to Rome, campaigners have revealed.

World » EU | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 09:21 | Viewed: 1516

Greek Defense Minister Says Every Turkish Jet that Violates Greek Air Space Will be Intercepted

Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos on Wednesday sounded a note of defiance during visits to two Hellenic Air Force bases, on Skyros and in Thessaloniki, following a spike in Turkish violations of Greek air space over the Aegean, Ekathimerini reports.

World » Southeast Europe | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 09:04 | Viewed: 2660

South Korean Military is Ready to Act Against Every North Korean Provocation

South Korea's military said on Thursday North Korea's recent statements regarding striking the U.

World | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 08:56 | Viewed: 1436

Poland's Duda Risks New Tensions With Ruling Party Over Army

Polish President Andrzej Duda, who fell out with the ruling party last month over judicial reform, risked escalating tension by blocking army appointments proposed by the NATO member’s government.

World » EU | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 17:38 | Viewed: 1859

Man Shot and Arrested on Motorway is Chief Suspect

A man has been shot and arrested by elite police officers on a motorway in northern France is the key suspect after a driver slammed his BMW into soldiers in Paris, injuring six of them in what appeared to be a carefully timed ambush before speeding away,

World » EU | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 16:50 | Viewed: 2150

Manhunt Launched After Car Ploughs into Anti-Terror Soldiers Outside Paris

A manhunt has been launched after a car ploughed into anti-terror soldiers in the northwestern suburbs of Paris on Wednesday morning, injuring six, according to The Local.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1583

NASA is Planning to Send the Best of Social Networks into Space

NASA intends to send a space capsule to space with a compilation of the best posts on social networks.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1539

Policemen Fired at a Car in Brussels Because of Bomb Hoax

Police officers fired at a car in the Mollenbeck district of Brussels and called for sappers after the driver said explosives were in the car, Belgium's federal prosecutor's office were quoted by Reuters.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1571

Turkey Starts Building Security Wall on Iran Border

Turkey has begun building a “security wall” along part of its border with Iran, regional officials said on Aug.

World » Southeast Europe | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 2171

No Injured Bulgarians in Missile Attack Aimed at Kandahar Airport

Kandahar Airport in Afghanistan has been subjected to rocket fire, a message from the Ministry of Defense said on Wednesday.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1721

Soldiers Seriously Injured in Car-Ramming Attack in Paris (UPDATED)

The suspected attack took place in Levallois-Perret, reported Express.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1805

Former Russian Minister is Accused of Taking USD 2 million Bribe

Former Russian Economy Minister Alexey Ulyukaev is accused of receiving a two-million-dollar bribe from Rosneft, BNT reported.

World » Russia | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 2037

North Korea Says Considering Missile Strike on Guam

North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile strikes on the US Pacific territory of Guam, according to BBC.

World | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 10:15 | Viewed: 1587
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