EU High Representative Calls for Renewed Relations with Russia

EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini has suggested renewal in relations with Russia in the spheres of global diplomacy, trade and other issues on Wednesday.

World » EU | January 15, 2015, Thursday // 13:25 | Viewed: 956

Italian President Giorgio Napolitano Steps Down

Italy's President Giorgio Napolitano has resigned, his office said on Wednesday.

World | January 14, 2015, Wednesday // 13:02 | Viewed: 650

Illegal Immigrants to EU More Than Double in 2014

The number of illegal immigrants entering the European Union more than doubled last year with 75% of them having arrived through the Mediterranean Sea, the EU migration commissioner has said.

World » EU | January 14, 2015, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 921

Charlie Hebdo's New Edition Out with New Prophet Image on Cover

French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's new edition is attracting huge interest hours after going on sale, with unprecedented circulation and versions in five languages, including Turkish and Arabic.

World » EU | January 14, 2015, Wednesday // 08:41 | Viewed: 923

New Islamic State Video Claims to Show Young Boy Executing Two ‘Russian Spies’

The Islamic State (IS) group on Tuesday released online a new video purportedly showing a boy executing two alleged Russian spies in Syria.

World | January 13, 2015, Tuesday // 21:01 | Viewed: 1633

Rival Rallies Attract Thousands of Participants Across Germany

Some 25 000 people joined an anti-Islamisation march in Dresden, while four times as many Germans participated in counter-rallies across the country on Monday.

World » EU | January 13, 2015, Tuesday // 12:17 | Viewed: 692

Former Egyptian President Faces Embezzlement Retrial

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who was convicted of embezzlement, faces a retrial after the Court of Cassation ruled that legal procedures were not followed properly.

World | January 13, 2015, Tuesday // 11:01 | Viewed: 480

Second Black Box of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Retrieved

Indonesian divers in the Java Sea recovered the second part of the black box of the crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 on Tuesday.

World | January 13, 2015, Tuesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 598

US Centcom’s Social Media Accounts Apparently Hacked by IS Backers

Hackers claiming to be affiliated to Islamic State (IS) jihadist group on Monday hacked the Twitter and YouTube accounts of US Central Command.

World | January 12, 2015, Monday // 21:07 | Viewed: 561

British Foreign Secretary to Discuss EU Reforms, Ukraine, Terrorism on Bulgaria Visit

Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will visit Bulgaria on Wednesday for talks on bilateral and European Union issues, the foreign ministry in Sofia said on Monday.

World » EU | January 12, 2015, Monday // 18:44 | Viewed: 1161

French Terror Suspect’s Wife Crossed Into Syria From Turkey – Turkish Foreign Minister

The spouse of one of the suspected Paris attackers had crossed into Syria from Turkey the day before her husband held hostages at a Jewish supermarket in the French capital last week, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday.

World » EU | January 12, 2015, Monday // 17:06 | Viewed: 839

Divers Recover Black Box of Crashed AirAsia Plane

Indonesian divers have recovered the flight data recorder of the crashed AirAsia plane, which is believed to be at the bottom of the Java Sea.

World | January 12, 2015, Monday // 11:55 | Viewed: 613

Croatia Elects Its First Female President in Narrow Runoff

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic won in the second round of elections that were held in Croatia on Sunday, becoming the country's first female president.

World » Southeast Europe | January 12, 2015, Monday // 09:05 | Viewed: 748

World Leaders Gather in Paris for Massive Anti-Terror Unity March

In an extraordinary demonstration of global unity, some 40 leaders from around the world have gathered together at the French presidential palace on Sunday to take part in the Paris Unity rally in the memory of the victims of this week’s jihadist attacks.

World » EU | January 11, 2015, Sunday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1144

European Interior Ministers Urge Stricter Controls at EU’s External Borders

The interior ministers of 11 European nations on Sunday urged the tightening of controls at the EU’s external borders in order to prevent a repeat of this week’s terrorist attacks in Paris that left 17 people dead.

World » EU | January 11, 2015, Sunday // 16:06 | Viewed: 960

Spain’s Interior Minister to Call for Tighter Border Controls in Europe

Europe may have to tighten its border controls in order to deter Islamic fighters returning to Europe from the Middle East, Spain’s Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz has said.

World » EU | January 11, 2015, Sunday // 15:13 | Viewed: 1161

Man Claiming to Be IS Member Says in Video He Was Paris Supermarket Attacker

A man looking like the attacker, who killed a female police officer and took hostages in a supermarket in Paris, has claimed in a posthumous video on Sunday he has member of the Islamic State (IS) militant group.

World » EU | January 11, 2015, Sunday // 14:18 | Viewed: 823

Mehmed Yumer: No Religion Can Justify Terrorism

No ideology, cause or religious belief can justify the terrorist act against the Paris headquarters of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo that killed 12 people, Mehmed Yumer, editor-in-chief of Sofia-based weekly newspaper Zaman Bulgaria has said

World | January 11, 2015, Sunday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1406

Over 1 Million Expected to Attend Sunday’s Unity March in Paris

France is gearing up for a march on Sunday paying tribute to the 17 victims of terrorist attacks.

World | January 10, 2015, Saturday // 16:52 | Viewed: 1368

Cyprus Closes Down Flag Air Carrier over EU State Aid Ruling

The Cypriot flag carrier suspended operations at midnight over a European Commission ruling that it had illegally received state aid.

World » EU | January 10, 2015, Saturday // 14:26 | Viewed: 915

Dual Hostage Crisis Results in Death of Three Suspects, Four Hostages

The two hostage incidents that unfolded in France on Friday resulted in the death of three suspects and four hostages.

World » EU | January 9, 2015, Friday // 22:01 | Viewed: 963