A total of 21 passengers have been injured including two seriously after a coach travelling from Amsterdam to London carrying mainly Irish, Dutch and British nationals crashed on the Brussels-Ostend motorway

Map. History of Europe conflict

16 August 2018
U.S. judge may consider gag order in case of accused Russian agent
Senator Dick Durbin: Sat down with Former Ambassador @McFaul today with a dozen other senators. We'll never let this Administration put any American who has served our country at risk of an autocrat such as Putin.
Photo: Su-27 Flanker taxiing in to RIAT183 week ago
Photo: Su-27 Flanker taxiing in to RIAT18
President Poroshenko welcomes Washington's declaration on Ukrainian Crimea3 week ago
President Poroshenko welcomes Washington's declaration on Ukrainian Crimea
3 week ago
Patriarch Irinej: I am staying with an earlier statement on Montenegro
3 week ago
[email protected]: The United States and the European Union have a $1 TRILLION bilateral trade relationship – the largest economic relationship in the world. We want to further strengthen this trade relationship to the benefit of all American and European citizens
Kurt Volker: A/S Mitchell discussed ⁦@SecPompeo⁩'s Crimea non-recognition declaration with ⁦@MDzhemilev⁩, who raised the horrible human rights conditions under Russian occupation and urged the international community to do more
Crimea Declaration: the US rejects Russia's attempted annexation of Crimea and pledges to maintain this policy until Ukraine's territorial integrity is restored.
Pashinyan: I thought our meeting with Putin would be more difficult that it ended up being, he is straightforward / Russian military presence is in Armenia's interest / we want Russia's help in building a new nuclear power plant, plus other highlights3 week ago
Pashinyan: I thought our meeting with Putin would be more difficult that it ended up being, he is straightforward / Russian military presence is in Armenia's interest / we want Russia's help in building a new nuclear power plant, plus other highlights
FM @HeikoMaas on Crimea: the annexation was a breach of international law. We will continue to make this clear. We will refuse to return to business as usual, how ever much time may pass.3 week ago
FM @HeikoMaas on Crimea: the annexation was a breach of international law. We will continue to make this clear. We will refuse to return to business as usual, how ever much time may pass.
3 week ago
[email protected]: "The European Union wants to import more liquefied natural gas, LNG, from the United States and they're going to be a very very big buyer."
3 week ago
[email protected]: "The European Union is going to start, almost immediately, to buy a lot of soy beans. They're a tremendous market."
Polish FM Czaputowicz in Washington: we fully support the declaration on Crimea issued today by @SecPompeo, in which the US rejects Russia's attempted annexation of Crimea
Trump after Juncker meeting says they agreed to work together toward zero tariffs
Agreed to strengthening strategic cooperation in energy arena — "they're going to be a massive buyer of LNG," says @POTUS.
"We had a big dayto launch a new phaseof strong trade relations," says @POTUS.
Secretary of State Pompeo tells Senate he met with Gen. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Tuesday to discuss Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki
"I want to show this committee that the United States does not and will not recognize the annexing of Crimea. There will be no relief of sanctions until Russia returns control of the peninsula to Ukraine," Secy. Pompeo says at hearing.
"You ought to have more confidence in statements from General Votel than from Russian ministry of defense" - Pompeo to @SenatorShaheen
Sec. Mike Pompeo: "There is a narrative that has developed that somehow President Trump is somehow weak on Russia, when in fact the converse is true."
"It is not for me to disclose the contents of those conversations" - @SecPompeo refuses to answer repeated questions by several senators on what exactly Trump discussed with Putin.
Pompeo: U.S. won't recognize Crimea annexation
In a meeting with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, U.S President Trump secures concessions from EU to avoid trade war, with the EU agreeing to import more soybeans, lower industrial tariffs, work more on LNG exports.
3 week ago
Trolling Trump, Russian Foreign Ministry responds to Pompeo's Crimea declaration saying Iran deal and Paris climate accord were "also recentlyofficial US policy. And then Trump looked at it and reconsidered," she said. "We know the value of these 'fateful declarations."
The Pentagon has placed an order for Javelin for Foreign Military Sales with an estimated completion date of Aug. 31, 2021 In the list are: Ukraine, Australia, Estonia, Lithuania, Turkey, Taiwan
Linas Linkevicius:Strongly welcome US Secretary of State @SecPompeo declaration on non-recognition of Russia's annexation of Crimea–firm voice of solidarity w Ukraine that continues to suffer from Russia's aggression.Allies are standing united with Ukrainians
U.S. calls on Russia to end Crimea occupation: Pompeo
Pompeo names 3 Understandings with Russia in Helsinki : 1-Business to business leadership exchange; 2-Reestablishing Counter Terror council 3-Working to see Possibilities in Syria: Displaced to return, pol. solution. (No change on Magnitsky act, no change on Ukraine)
Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker reportedly reach deal to ease U.S.-EU trade tensions
US Secretary of State Pompeo says he personally warned Russia of "severe consequences" for US election interference
Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs @PolandMFA has issued a Declaration on Non-Recognition of Crimea Annexation
White House: Trump delaying proposed next meeting with Russia's Putin until 2019, citing Mueller probe.
Clashes reported near Avdiyivka at Industrial area
Bridge collapsed at Kyrylivksa/Telyhi street in Kyiv3 week ago
Bridge collapsed at Kyrylivksa/Telyhi street in Kyiv
3 week ago
Russia protested to Israel after the Israeli military shot down a Syrian plane
3 week ago
UK will resist any new barriers between Britain and Northern Ireland - Hammond
Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney calls on the EU to be open-minded in negotiating with the U.K.
3 week ago
Theresa May tells @5_News that the public should take "reassurance and comfort" from no-deal Brexit planning, after ministers raise prospect of food and medicine stockpiling
"Right now, on the counter terrorism battlefield we really need to have all of our partners and allies" says NCTC nominee Maguire, a retired vice admiral, saying of @NATO allies in particular, "They've got tremendous experience in this field"
8 hours on: USAF RQ4 Global Hawk UAV at 55,000ft over the Black Sea, south of Crimea and joined by a US Navy P-8A Poseidon 1684393 week ago
8 hours on: USAF RQ4 Global Hawk UAV at 55,000ft over the Black Sea, south of Crimea and joined by a US Navy P-8A Poseidon 168439
3 week ago
The European Union Delegation to Afghanistan on Wednesday announced the allocation of €98 million ($114 million) to Afghanistan aimed at helping the Afghan government promote its reform strategy
Footage showing the moment two Swedish Gripen fighter jets dropped GBU-49 bombs on a forest fire today3 week ago
Footage showing the moment two Swedish Gripen fighter jets dropped GBU-49 bombs on a forest fire today
Massive flooding in Kyiv as result of rain3 week ago
Massive flooding in Kyiv as result of rain
Video: flooding as water flows into underground passage at Shulyavka, Kyiv3 week ago
Video: flooding as water flows into underground passage at Shulyavka, Kyiv
Swedish armed forces dropped a GBU-49 to put out a forest fire at Trängslet firing range.3 week ago
Swedish armed forces dropped a GBU-49 to put out a forest fire at Trängslet firing range.
3 week ago
Thunderstorms, torrential rains and hail in Kyiv. Streets flooded
3 week ago
European Space Agency says it has detected a pond of liquid water below the surface of Mars
Waterspout near occupied Yalta3 week ago
Waterspout near occupied Yalta
3 week ago
Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Irinej will not apologize to Montenegro for what he said about the position of the Serb people and their Church in that country.
PM Marković, about statement made by the Patriarch of Serbian Orthodox Church: We will not review our decision on membership in NATO, nor will we revoke recognition of the countries we have recognized, nor will anyone stop our path towards EU
PM Marković, about statement made by the Patriarch of Serbian Orthodox Church: We will not review our decision on membership in NATO, nor will we revoke recognition of the countries we have recognized, nor will anyone stop our path towards EU
3 week ago
USS Mount Whitney: The 6th fleet assists the affected areas in Greece
3 week ago
Greek inferno kills at least 80, many missing
Iran's warships arrived in Baku3 week ago
Iran's warships arrived in Baku
Greece Wildfires continue today.3 week ago
Greece Wildfires continue today.
Liftoff of Ariane5 VA244 from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana earlier this afternoon. 4 new Galileo satellites on their way to join the navigation constellation. Coverage of satellite separation starts 16:50 CEST (15:50 GMT)
Some more launch shots of Ariane5 VA244 carrying four Galileo navigation satellites into orbit, with the solid rockets being jettisoned.
And Ariane5 VA244 is off, carrying @EU_Commission/@EU_GNSS/@esa Galileo navigation satellites 23–26 from Kourou into orbit. If successfully deployed, that completes the initial constellation
A total of 21 passengers have been injured including two seriously after a coach travelling from Amsterdam to London carrying mainly Irish, Dutch and British nationals crashed on the Brussels-Ostend motorway
3 week ago
House to house, Greece searches for missing in wildfire aftermath
Fiat Chrysler suspends trading in Milan as shares plunge 10%
3 week ago
Azerbaijani security services report about liquidation of one of suspected organizer of Ganja mayor assassination. Sarhani Aga Hussein ogly from Ganja
Joint Press Conference of Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov and Foreign Minister of the Republic of Turkey , @MevlutCavusoglu3 week ago
Joint Press Conference of Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov and Foreign Minister of the Republic of Turkey , @MevlutCavusoglu
After Merkel, Netanyahu Russian FM Lavrov and Head of general staff Gerasimov met with Macron, discussed Syria and Ukraine
3 week ago
Video of accident in Kyiv with "Hummer" which killed a girl, and attempted to leave the place
Video of accident in Kyiv with Hummer which killed a girl, and attempted to leave the place
In Kyiv a Hummer SUV hit and killed a girl, driver attempted to leave the place of accident, suspected DUI3 week ago
In Kyiv a "Hummer" SUV hit and killed a girl, driver attempted to leave the place of accident, suspected DUI
Woman and 4 y.o boy killed in road accident in Cherkasy
3 week ago
Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin said on Wednesday that last week’s summit in Helsinki between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump showed Russia is open to cooperation
3 week ago
Greater Manchester Police says a 48-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a baby girl whose body was found in Heywood woodland in April
Mike Pompeo is on the firing line as senators demand answers on Russia and NATO
Donald Trump suggests cutting all tariffs with the EU, hours before he meets Jean-Claude Juncker
Novichok victim Charlie Rowley: Poison was in sealed bottle of perfume
EU readying tariffs on $20 billion of U.S. goods, commissioner tells newspaper
3 week ago
The U.S. is bigger than the White House, German foreign minister says
3 week ago
Chancellor: UK government will guarantee EU funding to UK organisations in the event of a no deal
3 week ago
UK and EU need to drop some of their 'red lines' to strike post-Brexit security deal, committee report says
3 week ago
Representatives of UK services sectors express disappointment in White Paper proposal for UK-EU services trade
Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont says to return to Belgium
3 week ago
79 dead in Greek wildfires: new toll
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said he doesn't believe a 'no deal' Brexit is likely to happen, says he would be prepared to extend Article 50 if Britain asks for more time for negotiations
USS Winston S Churchill in Estonia
Ryanair has warned over potential job cuts for 100 pilots and more than 200 cabin crew under plans to slash its Dublin-based fleet of aircraft from 30 to around 24 for the winter
The European Union’s budget commissioner suggested on Wednesday the bloc would be ready to discuss mutual tariff cuts with the United States across a range of products, provided Washington lifts recent punitive tariffs first
3 week ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 33 times.
3 week ago
[email protected]: "The Russia Hoax, The Illicit Scheme To Clear Hillary Clinton and Frame Donald Trump" is a Hot Seller, already Number One. More importantly, it is a great book that everyone is talking about. It covers the Rigged Witch Hunt brilliantly. Congratulations to Gregg Jarrett.
France President Macron says that he is responsible for Benalla scandal
3 week ago
Kremlin says Putin not ready to accept Trump invite to Washington
Top Senate Republican says Putin was not welcome at the the Capitol, and he warned Moscow against interfering in future elections
Novichok poisoning victim Charlie Rowley tells ITV News a box of perfume which he found and later gave to his partner contained the deadly nerve agent which killed her.
3 week ago
Russia will 'answer' if Finland and Sweden were to 'actively cooperate' with NATO, defense minister Sergey Shoigu says: Interfax
3 week ago
Far-right German 'Reichsbuerger' numbers surge: intelligence agency
3 week ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: Western Military district start preparations of Joint Russia-Belarus "Shield of Union 2019"
3 week ago
[email protected]: I'm very concerned that Russia will be fighting very hard to have an impact on the upcoming Election. Based on the fact that no President has been tougher on Russia than me, they will be pushing very hard for the Democrats. They definitely don't want Trump.
3 week ago
"Whoever says that the situation of the Serbian people in Montenegro is ideal, I do not think he would tell the truth," - President Aleksandar Vucic said.
"We're still engaged in major combat operation" with ISIS, France AF BrigGen Frederic Parisot, director of civil-military operations for @CJTFOIR, tells Pentagon reporter videolink "I won't speculate on when this is going to end"
3 week ago
UK's Brexit negotiating position a 'far advanced offer': minister
3 week ago
Britain's Brexit minister tells EU: it is time to speed up talks
3 week ago
In cyber, Germany needs to counter-attack, minister says
3 week ago
UK MPs have confirmed DUP MP Ian Paisley will be suspended from the House of Commons for 30 sitting days from 4 September over his failure to declare two family holidays paid for by the Sri Lankan government
3 week ago
Italy government delays, amends reform of small lenders
3 week ago
Greek fire brigade says death toll in wildfires rises to 74
3 week ago
UK Brexit minister Raab says government will ensure food supplies if no EU exit deal
3 week ago
Seehofer won't comment on the Özil case. He says that aside from the Chancellor's statement, there is no more room for further remarks from the Minister of the Interior
3 week ago
Dominic Raab, Brexit Secretary: "It would be wrong to describe it as the Government doing the stockpiling"
3 week ago
Iran's growing cyber capabilities pose danger: German spy agency
Bulgarian president vetoes amendments to privatization law
3 week ago
Russia says it would respond if Sweden, Finland drawn into NATO: Ifax
3 week ago
Theresa May says she'll take control of Brexit negotiations
3 week ago
Kremlin notes U.S. summit invite, says Putin and Trump have other chances to meet
3 week ago
Britain to keep EU laws during Brexit transition
3 week ago
Russia's Putin to meet Turkey's Erdogan at BRICS summit in
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The Israeli Embassy in Moscow: the results of Lavrov's visit to Israel are positive and relations with Russia are practical and good
Jens Stoltenberg: My thoughts are with all those affected by the devastating fires in Greece. NATO stands in solidarity with the Greek people at this difficult time.
Journalist of State TV company "Nizhniy Novhorod" Denis Suvorov was killed in Nizhniy Novhorod, Russia
3 week ago
Merkel and Lavrov discussed Syria and Ukraine
UK Ministry of Defence says it intends to cease the RAF's use of RAF Linton-on-Ouse in North Yorkshire in 2020 and RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire in 2022
3 week ago
Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova has said that an alternative to the Minsk Agreements is needed to resolve Ukraine crisis.
3 week ago
Russia plans to conduct 'anti-terrorism exercises' in the Kerch Strait between Krasnodar region and the occupied Crimea
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