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Turkey Could Look Elsewhere if Russia won't Share Missile Technology

Turkey could seek a deal to acquire a missile defense system with another country if Russia does not agree to joint production of a defense shield, its foreign minister was quoted as saying on Monday, quoted by Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | October 9, 2017, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2740

Turkey Suspends US Visa Applications After US Decision to Suspend All Non-Immigrant Visa Services

Turkish Embassy in Washington said on Oct.

World » Southeast Europe | October 9, 2017, Monday // 09:20 | Viewed: 4776

Estonia Supports Inclusion of Romania in Schengen Area

On a visit to Bucharest on Friday, Deputy Minister for EU Affairs Matti Maasikas reaffirmed Estonia's support for Romania joining the EU's Schengen area, ERR reported.

World » Southeast Europe | October 8, 2017, Sunday // 14:24 | Viewed: 17316

Turkey Will Work to Improve Ties with Germany

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday he would work towards a normalization of relations with Germany after months of mutual recriminations on a range of issues between the NATO allies, reported Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | October 7, 2017, Saturday // 16:23 | Viewed: 4682

Turkey Starting 'Serious Operation' in Idlib, Says Erdogan

 Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday “a serious operation” was beginning in Syria’s Idlib and a Syrian rebel official said his group was preparing to enter the area with the backing of Turkish forces.

World » Southeast Europe | October 7, 2017, Saturday // 12:57 | Viewed: 2003

Serbia Organizes Another Anti-Bulgarian Event

In neighboring Serbia today another anti-Bulgarian event will be held with the active participation of officials, including church representatives, the correspondent of BGNES has reported.

World » Southeast Europe | October 6, 2017, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 4485

Romania is a Key Ally in Intelligence and Cyber Security

Romania is a key ally that contributes significantly to NATO’s collective defense and common security, especially as it is now investing 2% of its GDP for defense, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in an interview for Hotnews.

World » Southeast Europe | October 6, 2017, Friday // 13:36 | Viewed: 4288

Modernization of the Corridor 10 is a Strategic Interest of Serbia and Greece

Modernization of the Corridor 10 is a strategic interest of Serbia and Greece.

World » Southeast Europe | October 6, 2017, Friday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3645

Turkey Launches Fresh Operation Against FETO Suspects

An operation was launched Thursday across 11 Turkish provinces including the capital Ankara to arrest over 130 officials suspected of links to the group behind last year’s defeated coup, Anadolu Agency reported.

World » Southeast Europe | October 5, 2017, Thursday // 15:29 | Viewed: 4889

Turkey: 34 Sentenced to Life for Attempting to Kill Erdogan

A court in southwestern Turkey sentenced at least 34 suspects to life in prison Wednesday, convicting them of charges that include attempting to kill President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during last year's failed coup, Turkish state television TRT reported.

World » Southeast Europe | October 4, 2017, Wednesday // 15:25 | Viewed: 1887

100 Refugees, Migrants Held in Northwest Turkey

A total of 100 refugees and undocumented migrants were held in northwest Turkey as they were attempting to get into Europe illegally, a security source said Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reports.

World » Southeast Europe | October 4, 2017, Wednesday // 09:30 | Viewed: 1955

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan: 'We Don’t Need EU Membership Anymore'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that he feels his country no longer needs European Union membership after relations between Ankara and Brussels broke down.

World » Southeast Europe | October 3, 2017, Tuesday // 10:14 | Viewed: 2370

Migrants: Almost 5,000 Stopped in Turkey in Seven Days

Turkish authorities have apprehended over the past week a total of 4,687 migrants and refugees who were trying to cross the borders with the European Union or enter the country illegally, the Turkish interior ministry said Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | October 2, 2017, Monday // 14:31 | Viewed: 1793

Turkey Finalizes Purchase of Russian Air Defense System

Russia and Turkey on Friday signed an agreement which has Ankara make a down payment on an advanced anti-missile air defense system.

World » Southeast Europe | September 29, 2017, Friday // 17:33 | Viewed: 4825

Turkey Orders 117 Soldiers Detained over Gulen Links

Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 117 military personnel over alleged links to the U.

World » Southeast Europe | September 29, 2017, Friday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1756

Turkish Government Introduces Sharp Tax Rises

The government has introduced significant rises in a number of taxes, including a 40 percent rise in personal cars, in line with the new medium-term economic program unveiled on Sept.

World » Southeast Europe | September 28, 2017, Thursday // 09:19 | Viewed: 3669

As ‘gate of Europe,’ Greece is Also an ISIS Target

Europe needs to prepare for more attacks by Islamic fundamentalists and new types of attacks, warns the chair of the London-based International Institute for Strategic Studies, Francois Heisbourg, who is visiting Athens at the invitation of local think ta

World » Southeast Europe | September 28, 2017, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 2567

Iraqi Kurds Must Give up on Independence or Go Hungry - Erdogan

Turkey's president has said Iraqi Kurds could go hungry as a result of the punitive measures he is considering after Monday's independence referendum, BBC reported.

World » Southeast Europe | September 27, 2017, Wednesday // 09:08 | Viewed: 3374

Serbs and Croats 'Will Have to be Allies in Future'

Vucic also announced his visit to Croatia for November, according to B92.

World » Southeast Europe | September 26, 2017, Tuesday // 16:25 | Viewed: 2059

Nearly 2,800 Migrants have Arrived in Greece so Far this Month

 Almost 500 refugees and migrants arrived on the shores of Greece’s northern Aegean islands this week, taking the number of such arrivals since the beginning of September to nearly 2,800.

World » Southeast Europe | September 22, 2017, Friday // 10:05 | Viewed: 2535

Kosovo Gives Up Bid to join Interpol

The Office of the Prime Minister through a press release on Thursday announced that Kosovo gives up bid for Interpol membership this year, Gazeta Express writes.

World » Southeast Europe | September 22, 2017, Friday // 09:54 | Viewed: 4736
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