U.S. pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

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26 September 2018
US Department of State: The United States again calls on Russia to immediately release Oleh Sentsov, Oleksandr Kolchenko, and all Ukrainian political prisoners
Judge İsmail Kurt has been arrested by the Turkish Intl. on Turkey-Greece border as he was trying to flee, he overseen an espionage case that revealed how @NATO secret documents were leaked to other country. TR detained him as a suspected member of FETÖ.3 month ago
Judge İsmail Kurt has been arrested by the Turkish Intl. on Turkey-Greece border as he was trying to flee, he overseen an espionage case that revealed how @NATO secret documents were leaked to other country. TR detained him as a suspected member of FETÖ.
An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck northern Azerbaijan, Daghestan, and eastern Georgia with the epicenter in village Yeni Suvagil near Zagatala. The shocks were felt as far as in Tbilisi and Makhachkala.3 month ago
An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck northern Azerbaijan, Daghestan, and eastern Georgia with the epicenter in village Yeni Suvagil near Zagatala. The shocks were felt as far as in Tbilisi and Makhachkala.
3 month ago
A 5.4 magnitude earthquake occurred 7.46mi NW of Cinarli, Azerbaijan.
3 month ago
5.7M earthquake shakes Azerbaijan, Georgia and Dagestan
Earthquake reported in Dagestan
3 month ago
Building just wobbled. Unsure whether epicentre was in Georgia or a neighbouring country though.
3 month ago
Several buildings reportedly damaged after an earthquake in Tbilisi right now. No reports of anyone injured so far.
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 12km NW of Cinarli, Azerbaijan
Dutch rightwing parties PVV and FvD do not support resolution to hold Russia responsible for downing MH17
A father of the teenager killed in Tbilisi demanded to detain the people who killed his son and those who covered them up. He threatened to continue protests demanding a change of power in the country3 month ago
A father of the teenager killed in Tbilisi demanded to detain the people who killed his son and those who covered them up. He threatened to continue protests demanding a change of power in the country
Macron warns of the risks of escalation after Iran announced a plan to enrich uranium
3 month ago
Clashes at Betmanove
In a historic 24-hour emergency preparedness exercise, Sweden calls up 22,000 home guards soldiers.
@netanyahu and @EmmanuelMacron in Palais de l'Élysée
3 month ago
Corbyn: Nobody who had been at Grenfell "could ever question the fire fighters professional duty and commitment."
3 month ago
Corbyn says the failure to rehouse half of the Grenfell survivors is a "national scandal"
U.S. judge sets June 15 hearing for former Trump campaign manager Manafort
A federal judge in Washington has given former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort until Friday to respond to allegations that he made several attempts to tamper with witnesses in his ongoing prosecution.
3 month ago
Downing Street says Prime Minister Theresa May will allow ministers with long-standing objections to a third runway at Heathrow Airport to restate their views at a local level but not to campaign actively against the decision
3 month ago
[email protected]_solberg: Norway wants to pursue cooperation with UK after Brexit there would be both benefits and disadvantages for UK to join EEA, but EEA countries are more like-minded and UK is a bit different
3 month ago
[email protected]_solberg: Norway model is good idea for those who accept giving authority to EU institutions, especially decisions on rules Norway understands that it's a small country, but UK has another self-image and might be more difficult to accept that
3 month ago
[email protected]_solberg on customs union: there are few tariffs between EU and Norway, most customs checks are done electronically but there is border controlthere is sometimes friction for Norwegian companies entering the EU
3 month ago
[email protected]_solberg: sometimes it's frustrating for Norwegian politicians not to be involved in decision-making, but it's better than being further apartfor small country like Norway, it's important to have "real-life cooperation" for businesses, academia/students, etc.
3 month ago
Norwegian Prime Minister @erna_solberg speaking with @Jack_Blanchard_: Norway hopes that future UK-EU agreement makes sure Europe still stands strong
3 month ago
"Stopping the provision of abortion does not stop abortions happening" - Labour MP @stellacreasy brings an emergency debate on reforming abortion laws in Northern Ireland to Parliament
CCTV still of attackers who have stabbed Odesa's activist Vitaliy Ustimenko
Putin: Russia has overcome all the difficulties associated with sanctions. But sanctions are harmful for everyone, and all sides are interested in their cancellation.3 month ago
Putin: Russia has overcome all the difficulties associated with sanctions. But sanctions are harmful for everyone, and all sides are interested in their cancellation.
3 month ago
German police give all clear after Berlin school alarm
The press conference of the presidents of Russia and Austria began in Vienna3 month ago
The press conference of the presidents of Russia and Austria began in Vienna
Big wildfire near Chornobyl3 month ago
Big wildfire near Chornobyl
3 month ago
More UEFA punishment for Russian clubs - Spartak Moscow fans banned from 2 next European away games after fierce clashes in Feb with Athletic Bilbao (who were also sanctioned).
Russian Defense Minister: Russian Defense Minister arrived in Kyzyl to participate in the work of the Council of CIS Heads of Defense The meeting will consider a complex of issues of multilateral cooperation in the field of defense and security.
Crimea's occupying leader Sergei Aksenov hosted representatives of Russia's proxy states in Ukraine the DNR and LNR Denis Pushilin and Leonid Pasechnik.3 month ago
Crimea's occupying leader Sergei Aksenov hosted representatives of Russia's proxy states in Ukraine the "DNR" and "LNR" Denis Pushilin and Leonid Pasechnik.
3 month ago
Sky News must be sold to win 21st Century Fox takeover approval: UK govt
3 month ago
Culture Secretary Matt Hancock says divesting Sky News to Disney for 10 years as proposed by 21st Century Fox is the most appropriate remedy to public interest concerns
3 month ago
Culture Secretary Matt Hancock says it is not his preferred option to block 21st Century Fox's bid for Sky plc which is the owner of Sky News
3 month ago
Culture Secretary Matt Hancock has said that Sky News must be sold before the Government approves 21st Century Fox's £11.7 billion takeover of Sky
3 month ago
Culture Secretary Matt Hancock says Comcast's bid for Sky plc which is the owner of Sky News does not raise public interest concerns and he does not propose to intervene in the bid
3 month ago
UK culture secretary allows Comcast bid for broadcaster Sky to proceed.
U.S. pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat
3 month ago
Russian to deploy Pantsyr-S1 division in occupied Crimea
3 month ago
Italy's Conte promises radical change in address to parliament
3 month ago
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling says the Cabinet has approved the building of a third runway at Heathrow Airport and says "the time for action is now"
3 month ago
Theresa May told Cabinet this morning that disruption to rail travel was "absolutely unacceptable" and it was important for the Government to "get to grips" with the problem quickly timetables
3 month ago
Scotland Yard says there are "still a number of lines of inquiry being progressed" into the nerve agent poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury
3 month ago
Britain's government gives the go-ahead for the construction of a third runway at Heathrow Airport
Russian forces UAV was shot down near Bakhmut3 month ago
Russian forces UAV was shot down near Bakhmut
3 month ago
[email protected]: The Russian Witch Hunt Hoax continues, all because Jeff Sessions didn't tell he was going to recuse himselfI would have quickly picked someone else. So much time and money wasted, so many lives ruinedand Sessions knew better than most that there was No Collusion.
Police seized ammunition from the man in Mykolaiv
Iran wants nuclear arsenal to destroy Israel - @netanyahu
Stabbing attack on activist Vitaliy Ustimenko in Odesa, injured in the leg, also beaten
3 month ago
British fire brigade say six fire engines attending a fire at a block of flats in Mayfair, central London
Conte: we remain in NATO and with the US but will promore review of Russian sanctions3 month ago
Conte: we remain in NATO and with the US but will promore review of Russian sanctions
Shopping mall Port is on fire in Kazan'
Shopping mall Port is on fire in Kazan'
Rajoy says PP must "defend its work" over the past few years, "and get back in government as soon as possible". "I have tried to be fair and protect the good name of our party".
Rajoy says no one really talking about Spain's risk premium any more, says 2.7 million jobs created during his time in government.
Rajoy says his government "never negotiated anything with [Basque terrorist group] ETA", "we have never moved [ETA] prisoners closer to the Basque Country".
Spain's former prime minister Mariano Rajoy stands down as leader of the People's Party
3 month ago
Italian PM Conte says yes to debt reduction but through growth
Rajoy says PSOE rejected idea of forming a grand coalition like in Germany: "Mr. Sánchez never gave up on the idea of a Frankenstein government".
Rajoy says Spaniards "have not lost confidence" in the Popular Party, but rather "our opponents, goaded on by populism".
Rajoy says other parties "manipulating and lying" about the Gürtel fraud judgement that led to him being ousted in confidence vote last week: "that's all they are, manipulation and lies".
Rajoy says "very grave precedent set in Spanish democracy" after PSOE takes power with "someone who lost elections", says new government already "stigmatised".
Gesundbrunnen: Police speaker says situation is likely not dangerous but cannot be declared completely safe yet, the school is being thoroughly searched. Children are still being evacuated, area still cordoned3 month ago
Gesundbrunnen: Police speaker says situation is likely "not dangerous" but cannot be declared "completely safe" yet, the school is being thoroughly searched. Children are still being evacuated, area still cordoned
OPCW to hold special session June 26-27 as UK aims to boost watchdog's role
On Salehi announcement today on Iran nuclear-related work, @FedericaMog spox @MajaEUspox says "we are currently studying it" and for now, can't say more
3 month ago
OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug to hold a news briefing in Donetsk today, 5 June, at 18:00
Conte: we will end the immigration business3 month ago
#Conte: we will end the immigration business
Conte: I am a lawyer who will protect Italian citizens3 month ago
#Conte: I am a lawyer who will protect Italian citizens
Conte: we are proud of radical change3 month ago
#Conte: we are proud of radical change
Conte in the Senate: If populism means listening to people, then we are populists3 month ago
Conte in the Senate: If populism means listening to people, then we are populists
Netanyahu in Paris to discuss Iran with Macron
Putin heading Vienna Austria. He will meet with Austria's president3 month ago
Putin heading Vienna Austria. He will meet with Austria's president
According to police speaker: At 10 in the morning they got a phone call saying that two suspicious looking people were going into this Berlin school. 100 police officers have been deployed, evacuation still under way, but it does not look like a dangerous situation.3 month ago
According to police speaker: At 10 in the morning they got a phone call saying that two "suspicious" looking people were going into this Berlin school. 100 police officers have been deployed, evacuation still under way, but it does not look like a "dangerous situation."
3 month ago
Gesundbrunnen: Berlin police say "suspicious people" who were reportedly seen entering the primary school have not yet been detained. German special police unit, SEK, also aiding operation.
Chuiko Sergey Vasilevich, 42y.o, from Magadan was killed by sniper on 4th June on the south of Donetsk region3 month ago
Chuiko Sergey Vasilevich, 42y.o, from Magadan was killed by sniper on 4th June on the south of Donetsk region
Gesundbrunnen: At an evacuated primary school in Berlin, a mother was held back after attempting to run through a police cordon. @PolizeiBerlin said the operation was in response to a potentially dangerous situation.3 month ago
Gesundbrunnen: At an evacuated primary school in Berlin, a mother was held back after attempting to run through a police cordon. @PolizeiBerlin said the operation was in response to a potentially "dangerous situation."
3 month ago
FIFA files criminal complaint against secondary ticket firm Viagogo "to protect the fans and prevent unauthorised ticket resales" for the 2018 World Cup
1 Paris Attacks suspect, Yassine Atar, has been transferred from Belgium to France
3 month ago
Gesundbrunnen: Police say the ongoing operation at a Berlin primary school was prompted by a call from someone outside the school. The caller reportedly saw two "suspicious people" enter the building.
3 month ago
Today's trans-Atlantic crossing of the UK's new expensive F35 jets has just been cancelled because of "adverse weather conditions".
3 month ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy and Vice Premier Sun Chunlan will travel to Russia to attend the opening ceremony of the 2018 FIFA WorldCup from June 12 to 15
Students and teachers are being evacuated from a school in Berlin Gesundbrunnen - We still don't know what exactly happened. Family members around us ask the police to let them through. According to @polizeiberlin some parents are already allowed to see their children.3 month ago
Students and teachers are being evacuated from a school in Berlin Gesundbrunnen - We still don't know what exactly happened. Family members around us ask the police to let them through. According to @polizeiberlin some parents are already allowed to see their children.
Sky Sources say the 57-year-old man who was injured after a shooting at a boxing club in County Wicklow is Peter Taylor who is the father of world and Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor
Benoit Rochet, Deputy CEO at Port of Calais - every year around 2 million lorries cross the channel Calais - with similar numbers going in either direction. The whole Dover Strait sees about 4.6 million lorries per year, which is around 2/3 of total cross-Channel traffic
3 month ago
The House of Commons Culture Committee has requested an early vote by MPs on an order requiring former Vote Leave director Dominic Cummings to give evidence to its fake news inquiry
Police in Berlin have cordoned off primary school in Wedding district due to potentially 'dangerous situation'3 month ago
Police in Berlin have cordoned off primary school in Wedding district due to potentially 'dangerous situation'
Leaders of anti-coal protests detained in Novokuznetsk
Pushilin of DNR threatens to exit Minsk agreements and bring back heavy weapons to frontline
3 month ago
Germany: no question of Russia rejoining G7
A Dutch court has satisfied claims filed by Ukraine's oil giant Naftogaz to seize Russian Gazprom's Dutch assets to secure a US$2.56 billion settlement with the Ukrainian company.
3 month ago
Russia to penalize for using VPN
Alexei Navalny's coordinator in St. Petersburg, Denis Mikhailov, is on trial after being detained yesterday, facing up to 30 days in prison. Recently he served 55 days.
An explosion occurred on Tuesday at a plant that collects and recycles tank shell casings in southeastern South Korea, leaving a 20-year-old Russian worker dead, police said
3 month ago
One man, aged 30, has died in an early morning shooting at a boxing club in Bray, Co Wicklow, which left two other men injured, gardai have said
Two other men, aged 35 and 57, have been hospitalised after the shooting
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 19km S of Gytheion, Greece
3 month ago
Germany says don't know if will get a communique at G7 summit
Top EU court rules same-sex partners have EU residence rights
Tusk: First phone call with Spain's PM @sanchezcastejon. Look forward to continuing our constructive and pro-European discussion when meeting ahead of the June EUCO
3 month ago
Italy's new, right-wing anti-immigrant interior minister Matteo Salvini has drawn Tunisia's anger over comments he made about migrants
Spain's Socialists to name Maria Jesus Montero as new budget minister: PM aide
Belgian police detain 13 in tennis match-fixing probe, prosecutor says
3 month ago
Ukraine says prevented cyber attack on NATO country embassy
Explosive device blasts near bank branch in Kropivnitsky, only material damage
Explosive device blasts near bank branch in Kropivnitsky, only material damage
3 month ago
Putin may meet S.Korea's president in Russia during World Cup
Putin said he does not want to divide the European Union ahead of his visit to Austria, in his first bilateral trip to a West European country in almost a year3 month ago
Putin said he does not want to divide the European Union ahead of his visit to Austria, in his first bilateral trip to a West European country in almost a year
Russia launched massive aviation and air-defense drill in Krasnodar, Rostov regions and Occupied Crimea with about 100 planes and helicopters
Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses: U.S. special counsel
30 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, no casualties
Belarus activist spent three days in jail for the protest he faked in Photoshop.   He copypasted his photo with the poster Block [ip of Min.of.Internal Affairs]3 month ago
Belarus activist spent three days in jail for the protest he faked in Photoshop. He copypasted his photo with the poster "Block [ip of Min.of.Internal Affairs]
3 month ago
[email protected]: The Fake News Media is desperate to distract from the economy and record setting economic numbers and so they keep talking about the phony Russian Witch Hunt.
Iran leader: EU wants Iran both endure sancxns and continue JCPOA; AEOI obliged to prepare for 190K SWU enrichmnt, preparations starting tomorrow; Some in Iran, wanting to impose a defective JCPOA, say no benefit in missile; If enemy fires a missile at us,we'll fire back 10
3 month ago
Merkel, Netanyahu agree Iran is a concern for Israel's security
3 month ago
Netanyahu: If we don't stop Iran there will be religious war in the Middle East
3 month ago
Netanyahu says at a press conference with Merkel he will meet with U.S. ambassador to Germany Rick Grenell at the airport in Berlin later todat at the latter's request
US @DeptofDefense Secretary Jim Mattis is expected to meet with Turkey Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli in Brussels around the upcoming @NATO defense ministers meeting June 7-8
3 month ago
The Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Alexander Hug, will visit eastern Ukraine from 5 to 9 June to assess the security situation along the contact line and its impact on civilians
Iran's leader: Some statements by European governments indicate that Iran needs to both endure sanctions and also stop its nuclear activities and continue [implementation of] these limitations. They need to know that this troubled dream will not come true
3 month ago
UK Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman says she has told U.S. President Donald Trump the tariffs imposed on steel and aluminium imports were "unjustified" and she is "deeply disappointed" at the decision
Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has called Northern Rail's service "miserable" and "substandard" after weeks of delays and cancellations spawned the hashtag
3 month ago
UK Government has confirmed the EU Withdrawal Bill will return to the House of Commons on Tuesday 12 June following a series of Government defeats in the House of Lords
3 month ago
Police in Moscow detain three activists from the Revolutionary Workers' Party for giving out newspapers.
3 month ago
U.S. envoy's remarks to right-wing website provoke German backlash
3 month ago
Tbilisi metro drivers on strike demanding higher wages, all stations closed, buses overcrowded
"Russia is our neighbor," says @jensstoltenberg, standing next to the Montenegrin President Dukanović at NATO. "We will continue to strive for a better relationship" while making clear NATO defends its interests and principles
3 month ago
Boular, who has become Britain's youngest convicted female Islamic State terrorist, was also found guilty over an earlier attempt to travel to Syria for terrorism
Thanks to Montenegro for committing to increase the number of troops in our training mission in Afghanistan. I welcome that you are increasing defence spending, with a clear plan to invest 2% of GDP by 2024 - @jensstoltenberg
Tomorrow marks one year since Montenegro joined NATO. A sovereign country in a strong Alliance, with a seat at our table and an equal voice in shaping our decisions - @jensstoltenberg
Tomorrow, NATO will begin air policing patrols over Montenegro with jets from Italy and Greece. This peacetime mission will ensure the safety of your skies - @jensstoltenberg
3 month ago
Safaa Boular, 18, has been found guilty at the Old Bailey of plotting a terror attack on London with her mother and older sister, in Britain's first all-female terror cell.
3 month ago
Theresa May's office was forced to defend its preparations after reports civil servants have been drawing up scenarios for a "Doomsday Brexit" that would leave the country short of medicine, fuel and food
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