EU chief Donald Tusk warns against ‘Game of Thrones’ in Balkans

EU chief Donald Tusk warned Thursday against a “game of thrones” in the Western Balkans, where Brussels is pushing for closer ties with countries that ...

Croatian PM to meet EC president Juncker next month to talk border

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday he would meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and all his commissioners next months ...

Call out Iran but keep nuclear deal, Germany says to U.S.

Europe and the United States should confront Tehran about its ballistic weapons program and its role in Syria’s civil war but a 2015 deal to prevent Iran from ...

Trump tells Seoul he’s open to talks with North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump told South Korea’s leader a day after the first intra-Korean talks in more than two years that the United States was open to talks ...

Bringing Western Balkans closer to EU – one of EC 2018 priorities

In the first meeting of 2018, the EU Commissioners discussed the institutional priorities for this year, which also includes the Western Balkans’ European ...

Reporters Without Borders tallies 65 journalists killed worldwide in 2017

Sixty-five journalists and media workers were killed worldwide in 2017, according to annual figures published by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Tuesday. Among ...

Russia’s Putin, on track for easy re-election, laments dearth of rivals

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he faced no credible high-profile political opponents as he prepared to run for re-election in March, but would ...

Putin orders Russian forces to start pulling out of Syria

President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered Russian forces in Syria to start withdrawing, saying that after a two year military campaign, Moscow and Damascus had ...

Spain’s Supreme Court refuses bail for former Catalonia cabinet members

Spain’s Supreme Court refused bail on Monday for two Catalan pro-independence leaders accused of sedition ahead of regional elections that Madrid hopes will defuse ...

Syrian government holds off on joining peace talks

Syrian peace talks set to open in Geneva this week hit a roadblock when President Bashar al-Assad’s government refused to confirm it was attending and instead ...