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France to Host Germany, Italy, Spain Summit on March 6 to Discuss EU

7 hours ago in World | Views: 52

French President Francois Hollande said on Monday there would be a summit in Versailles with the leaders of Germany, Italy and Spain on March 6 to prepare reforms for the European Union ahead of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome

President Trump Picks General H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser

8 hours ago in World | Views: 57

President Donald Trump has selected General HR McMaster as his National Security Adviser, Russia Today reported.

Serbia's President Nikolic Decides not to Run for Re-election

8 hours ago in World | Views: 59

Serbia's President Tomislav Nikolic will not seek reelection, it has been revealed after his meeting on Monday with Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, B92 reported.

Russia Rejects Montenegro's Coup Claims

9 hours ago in World | Views: 59

Moscow has denied accusations of a prosecutor in Montenegro of Russian state bodies' involvement in an alleged coup plot during last year's election, Al Jazeera reported.

Pence in Brussels, Seeking Deeper Ties with EU

February 20, 2017, Monday // 19:21 in World | Views: 64

United States Vice President Mike Pence told the senior European Union officials in Brussels on Monday that the Donald Trump administration was looking at ways to “deepen our relationship” with the EU, Euronews reported.

US: 'More than 100 Workers' Fired over Day Without Immigrants Protest

February 20, 2017, Monday // 19:14 in World | Views: 47

More than 100 workers in the US have lost their jobs after taking part in last week's Day Without Immigrants protest, the BBC reported.

Donald Trump Tries to Explain Remark about Sweden amid Confusion

February 20, 2017, Monday // 17:46 in World | Views: 64

United States President Donald Trump has sought to explain why he referred to a security incident in Sweden on Friday which did not actually happen, the BBC reported.

SIPRI: Arms Sales across the World at Highest Level since 1950

February 20, 2017, Monday // 17:24 in World | Views: 49

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute reports that sales of weapons between 2012 and 2016 have increased by 8,4 percent, reaching the highest level since post­-war 1950.

EU Pushes Migration Talks with Tunisia, Egypt

February 20, 2017, Monday // 16:11 in World | Views: 72

The European Union is offering simplified visa procedures and increased economic aid to Tunisia and Egypt in exchange for smoother deportations of unwanted African migrants, two senior officials in Brussels said, Euronews reported.

Obama’s Organizing for Action Partners with Soros-Linked ‘Indivisible’ to Disrupt Trump’s Agenda

February 20, 2017, Monday // 14:58 in World | Views: 110

Organizing for Action, the activist group that morphed from Barack Obama’s first presidential campaign, has partnered with the newly-formed Indivisible Project for “online trainings” on how to protest President Donald Trump’s agenda.

South Sudan Declares Famine

February 20, 2017, Monday // 11:21 in World | Views: 317

A famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the first to be announced in any part of the world in six years, BBC reported.

Indonesia Governor Urge Ouster of Jakarta Governor

February 20, 2017, Monday // 10:19 in World | Views: 72

Indonesian Islamist groups on Monday called on the government to suspend the Christian governor of the capital and for the courts to convict him of blasphemy, demands they will make again at a rally outside parliament on Tuesday, Channel NewsAsia reported

Kim Jong-nam Killing: Malaysia Recalls Envoy from North Korea

February 20, 2017, Monday // 08:30 in World | Views: 173

Malaysia has stepped up diplomatic measures against North Korea in an escalating row over the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of the North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, the BBC reported.

Somalia Car Bomb Kills at Least 18 in Mogadishu

February 19, 2017, Sunday // 18:35 in World | Views: 84

A blast from a suicide car bomb ripped through a market in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 18 people and wounding at least 25, a local official said, days after the country elected a new president, France 24 reported.

Massive Pro-refugee Protests in Barcelona

February 19, 2017, Sunday // 17:35 in World | Views: 110

Spain has only taken in eleven hundred refugees, despite promising to accept seventeen thousand as Syria’s vicious civil war and other violent conflicts rage on, Euronews reported.