Ursula von der Leyen named Paolo Gentiloni as European Commissioner for Economic Affairs

Map. History of Europe conflict

31 March 2020
Kolomoyskiy met with PM and President of Ukraine. Reported by Presidential Office as meeting with business6 month ago
Kolomoyskiy met with PM and President of Ukraine. Reported by Presidential Office as "meeting with business"
In an interview with DW, activist Joshua Wong said the ultimate and fundamental goal of the Hong Kong people is having the right to elect their own government6 month ago
In an interview with DW, activist Joshua Wong said the "ultimate and fundamental" goal of the Hong Kong people is having the right to elect their own government
Migrants arriving in Dover today - awaiting confirmation of numbers but we saw women and children among the many coming ashore today.6 month ago
Migrants arriving in Dover today - awaiting confirmation of numbers but we saw women and children among the many coming ashore today.
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 11km W of Tashir, Armenia
[email protected] Goes after two Russian investigative officials (in Surgut) for the alleged torture of Jehovah's Witnesses there earlier this year
6 month ago
Britain: Iran reneged on its promises on the tanker Adrian Daraya, which was transferred to Syria
6 month ago
Britain: Iran's practices represent an unacceptable violation of international law and London will raise the issue at the United Nations
6 month ago
Greece's coast guard says it has seized a sailing boat and arrested two people on suspicion of trying to smuggle 37 migrants to Italy
6 month ago
Putin dismissed Karasin from the post of deputy foreign minister of Russia - decree
French Ambassador to Venezuela @NadalDiplo after meeting with @jguaido: We are working to favor a negotiation. The only way out is negotiation. The process must be resumed with Norwegian mediation. The political agreement must include new elections.
London Heathrow International Airport: We are working to ensure the continuation of air traffic despite the attempts of "climate change" activists to launch drones to disrupt it
The Supreme Court will decide on September 24 if it supports the exhumation of the remains of Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen
Police release images of a bomb found in Derry, Northern  Ireland yesterday, the discovery came after searches were being carried out after a different bomb was discovered on Saturday in a nearby town6 month ago
Police release images of a bomb found in Derry, Northern Ireland yesterday, the discovery came after searches were being carried out after a different bomb was discovered on Saturday in a nearby town
The B-2 Spirit stealth bomber aircraft, currently deployed to the U.S. European Command area of responsibility, recently landed at Portuguese Air Base 4, Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal6 month ago
The B-2 Spirit stealth bomber aircraft, currently deployed to the U.S. European Command area of responsibility, recently landed at Portuguese Air Base 4, Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal
Udmurt activist who set himself on fire in Izhevsk early today has died in hospital
6 month ago
President of Belarus Lukashenka Meets with Secretary of Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev
6 month ago
Third Glonass-M satellite is offline, and on unscheduled maintenance - Roscosmos institute
Ireland's @PhilHoganEU confirmed as new EU chief trade negotiator, responsible for doing post Brexit trade deal with U.K
Von der Leyen announces new Commission, Josep Borrell as FM
Ursula von der Leyen named Paolo Gentiloni as European Commissioner for Economic Affairs
Greece's Margaritis Schinas has been confirmed as European Commission VP candidate for migration, security, employment and education, says he is "thrilled" by the nomination
6 month ago
The Kremlin has confirmed that a man called Oleg Smolenkov, named by Russian media as the 'agent' who sources told US media was recruited in Moscow by the CIA and then 'extracted', did indeed work in the Russian Presidential Administration but was sacked 'some years ago.'
German FM meeting with Hong Kong's Joshua Wong 'disrespectful': China
RRR7228 ZZ666 RAF RC135W Rivet Joint ISTAR, intelligence-gathering platform, out of Waddington, crossing Germany eastbound, probable Baltic Sea / Kaliningrad mission6 month ago
RRR7228 ZZ666 RAF RC135W Rivet Joint ISTAR, intelligence-gathering platform, out of Waddington, crossing Germany eastbound, probable Baltic Sea / Kaliningrad mission
6 month ago
A report by National Grid has concluded that energy network protection systems worked "in line with their design" during the August 9 power cut but security standards should be reviewed to determine if higher levels of resilience would be appropriate
6 month ago
Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu: "There is no point in starting negotiations for the sake of the Cyprus issue"
FORTE10 112048 USAF RQ4B Global Hawk UAV on intelligence-gathering mission over Lithuania, eyes-on Kaliningrad Oblast. 0911z
The special US representative for Venezuela, Elliott Abrams, accused the European Union on Monday of delaying the adoption of sanctions against Venezuelan officials and of being a "tourist complex" for them
Clashes in Ulan-Ude, riot police attacking protesters
In Izhevsk, Albert Razin, Honored Scientist of Udmurtia, set himself on fire. According to the man who came with him to the picket, Razin is fighting for the preservation of the Udmurt ethnic group and language.
Clashes between riot police and protesters in Ulan-Ude. Police jamming mobile communications
6 month ago
PSNI: Crowd of up to 100 people gathered "some of whom attacked police vehicles with missiles & over 40 petrol bombs." Derry
EU's general court annuls the commission's decision to exempt the OPAL pipeline from certain EU rules.
6 month ago
PSNI believe at least two young people sustained burn injuries when they tried to use petrol bombs to attack the police cordon
6 month ago
Verkhovna Rada has adopted a law on impeachment in first reading
Israel PM Netanyahu and Russia's president Putin will meet Thursday in Sochi
2 dead as a car caught fire after road accident at Maryinka, west to Donetsk
Azerbaijani servicemen to take part in Saber Junction - 19 Exercises6 month ago
Azerbaijani servicemen to take part in "Saber Junction - 19" Exercises
Command Wire Initiated Improvised Explosive Device located in Creggan made safe6 month ago
Command Wire Initiated Improvised Explosive Device located in Creggan made safe
6 month ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 13 times. 1 soldier was wounded
6 month ago
Brexit: British MPs reject Boris Johnson's election demand again
Gen. Joseph Dunford says the U.S. has reached a new "Sputnik moment" in which the military must act to keep the nation's competitive advantage in space against adversaries such as Russia, China, and to a lesser extent, Iran and North Korea
Nikolay Malinov, the leader of the "Russophiles" movement, was detained in Bulgaria as the country's services investigate an espionage case. In May 2019, Putin awarded Malinov a Friendship Order. Could be useful to know the names of all EU politicians awarded the same order
6 month ago
Police say a 33-year-old man arrested following the discovery of an improvised explosive device (IED) in Church View in Strabane on Saturday has been released following questioning. They say the incident remains under investigation
In Ulan-Ude, a spontaneous rally is taking place. Initially, its participants demanded the release of the detained supporters of Alexander Gabyshev, a self-proclaimed shaman from Yakutsk, who walks to Moscow on foot to conduct a "ritual of expelling Putin. Then the protesters demanded the cancellation of the elections after a single day of voting and re-election of the mayor
Petrol bombs thrown at police during rioting in Creggan Heights Derry. Footage @DerryFootage6 month ago
Petrol bombs thrown at police during rioting in Creggan Heights Derry. Footage @DerryFootage
6 month ago
CNN says US extracted top-level spy from Russia shortly after May 2017 mtg. A Russian media outlet says Russian official Oleg Smolenkov, his wife and 3 children disappeared "without a trace" during vacation to Montenegro in June 2017
6 month ago
Several casualties in a shooting incident in Dordrecht. Massive police presence
PSNI helicopter overhead. Creggan Heights. Derry6 month ago
PSNI helicopter overhead. Creggan Heights. Derry
House Intelligence, Foreign Affairs & Oversight Committees launch a wide-ranging investigation into reported efforts by Trump, his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, and possibly others to pressure Ukraine to help the President's reelection campaign
6 month ago
US has successfully extracted from Russia one of its highest-level covert sources inside the Russian government, in part by concerns that Trump and his administration repeatedly mishandled classified intelligence and could contribute to exposing him
6 month ago
The Speaker John Bercow has announced that he will stand down. He said that he would stand down either at the end of this Parliamentary session, or on October 31 2019.
USAF U2S DragonLady serial 801067, descending into RAF Akrotiri from eastern Mediterranean mission. 1301z
6 month ago
[email protected]: I had nothing to do with the decision of our great @VP Mike Pence to stay overnight at one of the Trump owned resorts in Doonbeg, Ireland. Mike's family has lived in Doonbeg for many years, and he thought that during his very busy European visit, he would stop and see his family
The Netherlands approves funds to address the crisis of Venezuelan migrants in Aruba and Curacao
6 month ago
Serbia respects all intl standards, Vucic and Commissioner for Protection of Equality agree
6 month ago
France says 'time has come' to ease tensions with Russia
French FM Le Drian after meeting with Lavrov: With end of INF Treaty, we've come to Moscow to discuss new agenda of building security and trust6 month ago
French FM Le Drian after meeting with Lavrov: With end of INF Treaty, we've come to Moscow to discuss new agenda of building security and trust
6 month ago
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian: We are working to strengthen bilateral dialogue with Russia on various issues
6 month ago
Russian Foreign Minister: Moscow and Paris agree on the need to maintain the Iranian nuclear agreement
6 month ago
Lavrov: We support easing the escalation in the Gulf and building strategic stability in the region
Gomeltransneft Druzhba has not received $23 million due to oil contamination
A meeting in the Ukrainian capital between Moldova FM @nicupopescu and FM @VPrystaiko. The sides reaffirmed mutual support for both countries' territorial integrity and discussed the further strengthening of the bilateral coop.6 month ago
A meeting in the Ukrainian capital between Moldova FM @nicupopescu and FM @VPrystaiko. The sides reaffirmed mutual support for both countries' territorial integrity and discussed the further strengthening of the bilateral coop.
6 month ago
No 10 has confirmed that Parliament will be suspended after business tonight (or very early tomorrow morning). Today is last day for MPs to make an impact on direction of Brexit until mid October
6 month ago
The British Parliament suspended after the end of the session scheduled today until the 14th October
EU statement on yesterday's regional elections in Russia: "Anybody elected in the Crimean peninsula claiming to "represent" the populations of Crimea and Sevastopol will not be recognised as representatives of those territories, which are Ukrainian."
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