Hahn asks for mandate to explore new forms of cooperation with Turkey that fall short of accession talks

European Commissioner Johannes Hahn, who deals with EU enlargement, said that a new model of talks with Turkey will be needed after the referendum in which this ...

After Lesvos boat tragedy UNHCR calls for legal ways to reach Europe

UNHCR has called for establishing of safe and legal ways for refugees and migrants in Turkey to reach Greece and other European Union countries, after the tragic ...

Clashes as Macron and Le Pen advance in second round of French presidential elections

Clashes broke out in the streets of Paris between supporters of various political parties, after the first round of presidential elections saw establishment candidate ...

Japanese ships join US carrier for drills as it nears Korean waters

Two Japanese destroyers on Sunday began an exercise with the U.S. Carl Vinson carrier strike group in the Western Pacific as it approaches waters around the Korean ...

Turkish consulate in Thessaloniki attacked with Molotov cocktails

A group of masked assailants attacked the Turkish consulate in Thessaloniki with Molotov cocktails early Sunday, Dogan news agency reported. The group threw two ...

Syria evacuations of besieged towns continue after two-day halt

The evacuation of Syrian civilians and fighters from four besieged towns, part of a swap deal between the warring sides, resumed on Friday after a 48-hour halt, ...

Paris attack: 1 officer dead, 2 injured; Islamic State claims responsibility

An attacker with an automatic weapon opened fire on police on Paris’ iconic Champs-Elysees Thursday night, killing one officer and seriously wounding two others ...

Venezuela crisis: Opposition holds ‘mother of all protests’

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans are taking part in fresh demonstrations in the capital Caracas and in more than 20 other cities, in what they are calling the “mother ...

British parliament backs PM Theresa May’s plan for June 8 snap election

Prime Minister Theresa May won parliament’s backing for an early election, a vote she said would strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union ...

Turkish PM warns opposition against street protests

Turkey’s prime minister says opposition parties have the right to file objections to the outcome of a recent referendum on expanding presidential powers. But ...