Turkey has fired 87 employees of the secret service due to suspected links to the failed coup on July 15.
The quotas for the distribution of asylum seekers among the member-states of the EU are “politically exhausted”, stated Slovakian PM Robert Fico on Monday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has stated that the EU must sign agreements on migrants with Egypt and Tunisia like the agreement already concluded with Turkey.
Turkish security services have prepared a new list of 20,000 people who are suspected of being members of the organisation of Fethullah Gulen.
Voters in Bosnia-Herzegovina's entity of Republika Srpska have defied a ruling by the country's top court which bans celebrations in the region on January 09, according to local media.
Bulgaria is not inclined to allow the deployment of joint border police units with Serbia to its border with Turkey, a recent government decision shows.
The leader of Macedonia's main ruling party is trying to raise anti-Bulgarian sentiment to win the forthcoming elections in the country, a Bulgarian MEP opines.
Bulgarians who got insulted by a comment that Russia will buy the entire Bulgaria have to differentiate between what is serious and what is not, Russian MP-elect Pyotr Tolstoy has said.
“The EU must build a giant city for refugees on the Libyan coast in order to control the process of granting asylum to people from Africa before they reach Europe,” stated Hungarian PM Viktor Orban at a meeting of 10 heads of state in Vienna on Saturday.
The National Historical Museum (NHM) has decided to restore the Bulgarian military monument at Kaimakchalan, announced the Director of NHM Bozhidar Dimitrov.
Macedonia's Foreign Ministry has declared "illegal" a Bulgarian memorial plaque placed on Kaimakchalan peak, at the Macedonian-Greek border, which a journalist from Skopje claims to have demolished.
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said his Macedonian counterpart assured him there would be a response from authorities to the desecration of a memorial plaque allegedly committed by a Macedonian journalist.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said he is concerned about Washington's decision to provide weapons to organizations posing a threat to Turkey.
European Council President Donald Tusk has said Europe needs to work out ways to achieve a more effective control on its external borders.
EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva has said the union will provide assistance to the countries that were most affected by the inflow of migrants.
Curbing the flow of migrants into Europe will be the focus of a meeting held by the leaders of ten countries on Saturday.
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