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Angela Merkel Severely Criticized Countries Unwilling to Accept More Refugees

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World » EU | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 21:15 | Viewed: 10936

Czech Republic Refuses to Admit Refugees from Turkey

Czech minister of the interior Milan Chovanec stated that the country will not be accepting any refugees coming in from Turkey by the end of the year, a local TV station reports.

World | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 18:00 | Viewed: 6519

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel Criticizes Merkel's Migration Policy

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel distanced himself even further from the position of Angela Merkel on the migration policy.

World » EU | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2431

Germany Expects No More than 300 Refugees By End Year

Head of the German department on migration issues and refugees Fran Juergen Weise expects no more than 300 more people to come into the country.

World » EU | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 09:34 | Viewed: 11618

Alexis Tsipras: EU is Sleepwalker, Closing In on the Abyss

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World » EU | August 28, 2016, Sunday // 08:53 | Viewed: 2811

Hungary Proposes to Send Police to Help Serbia Guard Borders against Migrants

Hungary has offered to send police to Serbia's borders with Macedonia and Bulgaria to help the authorities in Belgrade stem the flow of irregular migrants into Western Europe.

World » Southeast Europe | August 26, 2016, Friday // 09:20 | Viewed: 10631

Italy Issues State of Emergency Over Catastrophic Earthquake

Italian government has issued a state of emergency in the regions most severely affected by the earthquake, world news agencies report.

World | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 21:31 | Viewed: 5396

Victims of the Catastrophic Earthquake in Italy reach 240

The number of people who lost their lives in the Italian earthquake has now reached a count of 240 people, Reuters reported.

World » EU | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 18:06 | Viewed: 10489

Turkey to Open Third Bridge across Bosphorus Friday

Turkey will open on Friday a third bridge linking Europe and Asia across the Bosphorus following investment of some USD 3 B by the private sector, Anadolu Agency has reported.

World » Southeast Europe | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 13:34 | Viewed: 10082

Terror Attack on American University of Afghanistan Leaves at least 10 Dead

At least 10 people were killed and dozens were wounded in a terror attack on the American University of Afghanistan, the AP reported on Thursday.

World | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 08:51 | Viewed: 5096

Serbian Hunter Suspected of Shooting Afghan Migrant Dead near Pirot

An irregular Afghan migrant has been shot dead in Serbia after crossing the border from Bulgaria, possibly by a hunter, the Defence Ministry in Belgrade has announced.

World » Southeast Europe | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 9828

Turkey Starts Military Operation in Syria to Push IS Group Back from Border

Turkish ground and air forces backed by planes from the U.S.-led coalition launched their first co-ordinated offensive into Syria to try to pushthe Islamic State (IS) group away from the border and prevent further gains by Kurdish militias, Reuters report

World | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 4950

Montenegro’s Igor Luksic Withdraws from Race for Top UN Job

Montenegro's Foreign Minister Igor Luksic has withdrawn from the race for the post of UN Secretary-General, the AP reported on Tuesday.

World | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1836

Migrant Arrivals by Sea in Europe in 2016 Top 269,000 - IOM

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has reported that 269,244 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 21 August, an increase of 3,218 since 17 August.

World | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 4557

Athens Warns of 41,000 Migrants Ready to Go to Western Europe

There are at least 41 000 migrants in Greece, most of whom Syrians, who are ready to be resettled across Europe.

World » Southeast Europe | August 23, 2016, Tuesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 3170

Turkey Recalls Envoy to Vienna ‘to Revise' Ties after Austria Bans Anti-coup Rally

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said that Ankara has recalled its ambassador to Vienna after the Austrian authorities banned a meeting against last month’s coup attempt in Turkey.

World » Southeast Europe | August 22, 2016, Monday // 22:56 | Viewed: 1854

Austria’s Interior Minister Proposes No Asylum for Law-Breaking Refugees

Austria’s Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka has said that refugees who have broken the law should have no right to asylum in the country.

World » EU | August 22, 2016, Monday // 13:42 | Viewed: 2338

Death Toll from Gaziantep Suicide Bombing Rises to 54

The death toll from Saturday’s suicide bombing in the Turkish city of Gaziantep has increased to 54, Hurriyet daily has reported.

World | August 22, 2016, Monday // 12:17 | Viewed: 4354

Bulgaria Confirms Support for Serbia’s Bid to Join the EU

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has reiterated Bulgaria’s consistent support for the European perspective of Serbia and the right of the Serbian citizens to be part of the European community.

World » Southeast Europe | August 22, 2016, Monday // 10:33 | Viewed: 2301

EU Expresses Sympathy with Turkey over Gaziantep Bombing

The European Union has expressed its condolences to to the families and friends of those killed in a suicide bombing in the Turkish city of Gaziantep and wished a speedy recovery to all injured.

World | August 22, 2016, Monday // 09:03 | Viewed: 3727

Terrorist at Turkish Wedding was a 12-14 year-old child

According to the latest information provided by Turkish authorities, the terrorist responsible for the attack at a local wedding was in fact a teenager.

World | August 21, 2016, Sunday // 16:57 | Viewed: 3273