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Map. History of Europe conflict

26 August 2019
1 month ago
Clashes between protesters that shutdown Ijevan-Yerevan road and police, up to 25 wounded. Police opened the road. People demanding to allow forest logging
Ukraine: OSCE Polish observer died in a car accident in Kramatorsk(or from natural causes as claimed by Polish Embassy)
Greek FM @NikosDendias met with U.S. Secretary of State M. Pompeo in Washington
The DNC sent a security alert to 2020 presidential campaigns warning them not to use the popular smartphone application FaceApp, Since it's HQ is in Russia
1 month ago
Jeremy Hunt: 'the backstop has to go.'
1 month ago
Ukraine is ready to swap 69 prisoners for 208 - result of Minsk meeting
1 month ago
The Donbass Contact Group agreed to dismantle fortifications in the area of the Stanitsa Luhanska
1 month ago
Minsk contact group announced an indefinite truce at the Donbass
Pentagon says it has worked to find alternative sources for the 900 parts of the F-35 supply chain that came from Turkey. "We expect minimal impact to the program." 9 billion dollars over the life of the program
Should Turkey be kicked out of @NATO? "I'm not going to say one way or another what should happen" per @DeptofDefense's Trachtenberg "That's a decision for the NATO alliance"
Pentagon's Trachtenberg says Turkey will still participate in exercises in Georgia, Germany, Ukraine
1 month ago
"Unfortunately, Turkey's decision to purchase Russian S-400 air defense systems renders its continued involvement with the F-35 impossible," says @PressSec in statement.
1 month ago
At the meeting in Minsk of the Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in the east of Ukraine, a procedure was agreed for the exchange of prisoners according to the formula 101 for 50 - DNR
About 300-400 people today protesting against Moscow Election commission decisions1 month ago
About 300-400 people today protesting against Moscow Election commission decisions
1 month ago
3 of Six Turkish F-16s, flying in two formations, two and four fighters have violated Greece airspace
Putin has decreed that all Ukrainian citizens from the eastern Donetsk and Luhansk regions, ie also from government-controlled areas, can get fast-track citizenship without having to give up their Ukrainian passport
In further outsourcing of US foreign policy, Brian Hook , the US Special Representative for Iran, has announced that Bahrain will host 65-nation strong international summit addressing the Iranian threat in the Persian Gulf.
1 month ago
Hashem Abedi, brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi, has been arrested in London after being extradited from Libya. CPS had already authorised charges of murder of 22 people, attempted murder and conspiracy to cause an explosion
1 month ago
A meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in the Donbass began in Minsk
Putin and Lukashenka attend service at the Valaam Monastery
FORBES: "It's unclear how much access FaceApp employees have to those images and @Forbes hadn't received comment from the company at the time of publication about just what it does with uploaded faces."
US talking with Russia re nuclear arms control and possible new treaty, including China Deputy SecState John Sullivan, @UnderSecT met with Russian Deputy FM Wednesday in Geneva, per @StateDept US "made clear that a commitment to full and verifiable treaty compliance is necessary."
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LX-N90459 - NATO Boeing E-3A Sentry AWACS
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NATO E3 Sentry AWACS LX-N90453 NATO07
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Tu-214SR RSD047, the Russian communication relay and command plane
Juan Guaidó: "We thank the European Union for clarity in presenting these sanctions"
EU launches investigation into Amazon's use of merchant data
1 month ago
"I am delighted that a close companion of the MSC has been elected President of the @EU_Commission. I could not imagine anyone better suited to strengthen European integration and Europe's role in the world." – MSC Chairman @ischinger congratulates @vonderleyen.
1 month ago
Head of Moscow city election commission advises opposition candidates barred from city council ballot to, you got it, go to court.
Armenian Ministry of Defense: Azerbaijan military shot Armenian village Elpin with small weapons
1 month ago
Brexit Sec Stephen Barclay: 'We have said we will have no checks and no tariffs as a policy. there would be a finite period for that' On the Irish border in No Deal Brexit.
1 month ago
Stephen Barclay says he believes a No Deal Brexit should lead 'quickly' to talks on a future trade deal.
1 month ago
Brexit Sec Stephen Barclay says he has been saying for some time that a 'No Deal is underpriced'
1 month ago
Brexit Sec Stephen Barclay: 'The govt will not apply checkpoints at the border' in case of No Deal Brexit
1 month ago
Yesterday, Ukraine and Russia's human rights commissioners met and talked up a potential prisoner exchange involving the 24 sailors held by Moscow. Today, a Russian court extended their detention by three months
1 month ago
President of Ukraine Zelensky initiated an extraordinary session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on July 18
Ingushetia: the opposition are planning a 10k strong demo at the end of July demanding freedom for people prosecuted for 26–27 March's rally in the capital Magas, according to Fortanga. Local journalist Rashid Maysigov is among those recently detained
The technicians and firemen of Alicante affirm that the flames have devastated a total of 870 hectares.
1 month ago
Russia denies visas to teachers at Moscow's Anglo-American school
EU Calls on Russia to Accept Responsibility for MH17 on Fifth Anniversary
Arrested a woman in Puente de Vallecas for carrying arms during the festivities of El Carmen
1 month ago
Ivanna Klympush: Visit of Hungarian MFA Péter Szijjártó to Zakarpattia is a gross interference in Ukraine's internal affairs. It was done despite Kyiv's strong calls to refrain from visits on the eve of the Parliamentary elections.Once again Hungary has shown flagrant disrespect for Ukraine as a partner
1 month ago
Russia and Turkey can discuss the supply of combat aircrafts - Russian Deputy Prime Minister Borisov
1 month ago
The national security strategy of the Russian Federation will be adjusted in 2020 - Security Council of the Russian Federation
1 month ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 8 times.
Ukraine's envoy to UN: "Russianot in position to tell what language we should speak"
Mogherini: If Iran continues to reduce its nuclear commitments, it will be difficult to return to the agreement
1 month ago
A former KGB agent flagged the existence of an assassination attempt plot on Salvini by Ukrainian ultranationalists but no evidence was found for the alleged plan, Italian police and prosecutors said
1 month ago
Kramp-Karrenbauer becomes new Minister of Defense
Pervomaisk city of Mykolaiv region: Candidate to Verkhovna Rada from Opposition Bloc party Vasyl Mosyakin found dead with gun wound. Police suspects suicide
Croatia's Fresh Island music festival ends when fire breaks out at Zrce Beach1 month ago
Croatia's Fresh Island music festival ends when fire breaks out at Zrce Beach
Lubov Sobol at protest on Trubnaya Square.1 month ago
Lubov Sobol at protest on Trubnaya Square.
Jorge Arreaza rejected the statements of the High Representative of the European Union, Federica Mogherini, who said that there will be "new sanctions" for officials from the Maduro environment if an understanding is not reached among the political actors in Barbados.
1 month ago
Portugal has suspended the issuance of entry visas for Irania n nationals for unspecified security reasons: Foreign Minister
Maduro government calls Mogherini's statements about upcoming sanctions "unacceptable threats"
Lawmakers narrowly approve Ursula Von der Leyen as EU chief
1 month ago
The @MunSecConf congratulates its Advisory Council member @vonderleyen for being elected President of the @EU_Commission. Re-watch her speech at MSC2019: vonderleyen
1 month ago
Gulf escalation is not in anyone's interests: PM May's spokesman
US will not sell Turkey any F-35 Lightning II fighter jets because of its purchase of a Russian missile system, says @POTUS in Cabinet room.
1 month ago
Location of U.S. nuclear weapons in Europe accidentally revealed in report from NATO body. These bombs are stored at six US and European bases — Kleine Brogel in Belgium, Büchel in Germany, Aviano and Ghedi-Torre in Italy, Volkel in The Netherlands, and Incirlik in Turkey.
1 month ago
Moscow Elections commission refused to register pro-Sobyanin candidate Andrey Sokolov and opposition Dmitriy Gudkov
Son of Israeli PM tweets his support for far-right, anti-Muslim, British white nationalist Tommy Robinson
France, Britain, Egypt, Italy and the United Arab Emirates and the United States call for an immediate end to hostilities and violence around Tripoli, Libya
Russian Ambassador to the UN Nebenzya called the law on state language in Ukraine a violation of the Minsk agreements
RUAF strategic bomber noted airborne
Acting Lithuania's MoD Chief welcomes US-led air defense exe Rapid Forge starting in Lithuania today. R.Karoblis stressed the importance of deploying high-end air capabilities to the region to train with Lithuania and Allied forces as they ensure readiness and responsiveness1 month ago
Acting Lithuania's MoD Chief welcomes US-led air defense exe "Rapid Forge" starting in Lithuania today. R.Karoblis stressed the importance of deploying high-end air capabilities to the region to train with Lithuania and Allied forces as they ensure readiness and responsiveness
1 month ago
Moscow Elections commission refused to register opposition candidates Lyubov Sobol, Konstantin Yankauskas and Ivan Zhdanov for Moscow City Duma elections.
1 month ago
Serbia's ruling SNS says its office in Belgrade attacked, blames opposition
1 month ago
If we have a Union State, then energy prices should be almost the same, and not so that for us the price is two times higher than for the Smolensk region - Belarus Ambassador to Russia Vladimir Semashko
@USAirForce F-35A Lightning II fighter jets have deployed to Powidz Air Base, Poland, to conduct refueling and re-arming operations using inert munitions as part of @HQUSAFEPA-led Operation RapidForge. Photos by EPPW Spotters
Serb Presidency member vetos Bosnia's lawsuit against Croatia
Russia called today's meeting to discuss Ukraine's language law. No objection to this but important Council maintains focus on Russia's continued attempts to undermine Ukraine's independence.
Trump's nominee to be defense secretary, Mark Esper, says Turkey's decision to buy the Russian made S-400 was "disappointing" and the "wrong one"
[email protected]: "IRGC watercraft approached a British owned vessel carrying oil and they likely would've either assaulted it or brought in into the Iranian shore creating an international incident were it not for a British warship intervening"
HMS Talent departs the Clyde for sea this morning.1 month ago
HMS Talent departs the Clyde for sea this morning.
SECDEF nominee Esper just told SASC that Russian SSC-8s, the INF-busting missiles, were "nuclear-tipped."
1 month ago
Ukraine's security service says no recorded cases thus far of Russian interference in this Sunday's parliamentary elections.
Salvini: The investigations following the foiling of a potential attack by foreigners against me led to the discovery of an arsenal of weapons and to the arrest of neo-Nazis. Thanks to law enforcement, I go ahead without fear.1 month ago
Salvini: The investigations following the foiling of a potential attack by foreigners against me led to the discovery of an arsenal of weapons and to the arrest of neo-Nazis. Thanks to law enforcement, I go ahead without fear.
Large police presence outside FiServe in Alpharetta after a report of a gunman nearby.
"The growing threats posed by great power competitors such as China and Russia warrant a re-focus to high intensity conflict" @EsperDoD tells SASC at his nomination hearing to be the permanent @DeptofDefense secretary
The head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary arrived in Transcarpathia despite Ukrainian MFA calls not to visit region before elections
Lockheed and the Army sign a $492M deal for HIMARS rocket launchers that includes Romania and Poland - marking Warsaw's first HIMARS buy. Polish officials have said they need because Russia would dominate the air in any conflict.
Computer system ZAGS of Russian Federation is experiencing outages for the 2nd day. Used for issuing death and birth certificates
It looks like Saint Pétersbourg is getting ready for the NavyDay parades. Lots of low level air activity, including Su-35, Tu-95, A-50 and Su-24s.  Navy vessels moving to the banks of Neva after assembling in the Kronstadt over the past few weeks1 month ago
It looks like Saint Pétersbourg is getting ready for the NavyDay parades. Lots of low level air activity, including Su-35, Tu-95, A-50 and Su-24s. Navy vessels moving to the banks of Neva after assembling in the Kronstadt over the past few weeks
1 month ago
French Minister of Ecology François de Rugy has submitted his resignation from the government.
1 month ago
Emergency services deal with 'industrial incident' in Peterhead
The Royal Navy has successfully tested the brand new Martlet missile. HMS Sutherland fired four missiles at a fast moving speedboat off the Welsh coast.1 month ago
The Royal Navy has successfully tested the brand new Martlet missile. HMS Sutherland fired four missiles at a fast moving speedboat off the Welsh coast.
1 month ago
Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias is travelling to Washington DC on Tuesday where he will meet with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Adviser John Bolton and Senator Bob Menendez
1 month ago
Turkish energy minister says will send fourth exploration ship to eastern Mediterranean
Moldova PM Maya Sandu is on visit in Germany, meets Merkel1 month ago
Moldova PM Maya Sandu is on visit in Germany, meets Merkel
1 month ago
There is no plans of meeting between Putin and President of Moldova on July 17 - the Kremlin
European Union warns that if there are no concrete results in the negotiations in Barbados, it is ready to extend its sanctions against officials of the Maduro government
Gitanas Nauseda: First official visit to a close partner and ally of Lithuania – Poland. Centuries long friendship and historic ties between our two countries discussed in warm meeting with President @AndrzejDuda.
1 month ago
FM Szijjarto: Hungary's interest lies in bringing about a significant improvement in its ties with Ukraine and establishing mutually beneficial cooperation for both countries and the Transcarpathian Hungarian community; Hungary is interested in a strong, stable and democratic Ukraine
The Southern Gas Corridor envisages the transportation of 10 bcm of Azerbaijani gas from the Caspian region through Georgia and Turkey to Europe. @MarosSefcovic: We've been very helpful in making sure Southern Gas corridor is smoothly developed1 month ago
The Southern Gas Corridor envisages the transportation of 10 bcm of Azerbaijani gas from the Caspian region through Georgia and Turkey to Europe. @MarosSefcovic: We've been very helpful in making sure Southern Gas corridor is smoothly developed
NATO ships wrap up Anti-Submarine Warfare exercise DynamicMongoose in the North Atlantic.1 month ago
NATO ships wrap up Anti-Submarine Warfare exercise #DynamicMongoose in the North Atlantic.
1 month ago
Norwegian ships accompany Chinese rig to Russian Arctic drill site
Wings over Aegean Sea: Hellenic Air Force Embraer EMB-145H AEW&C (729) back to Eleusis AB after surveillance mission over Black Sea and usual patrol mission near Greek-Turkish border for a Turkish Navy Bayraktar TB2 (TCB802).1 month ago
Wings over Aegean Sea: Hellenic Air Force Embraer EMB-145H AEW&C (729) back to Eleusis AB after surveillance mission over Black Sea and usual patrol mission near Greek-Turkish border for a Turkish Navy Bayraktar TB2 (TCB802).
1 month ago
2 men were shot dead last night in Stains (93) in what appears to be a "settling of accounts" according to a source familiar with the matter
1 month ago
Khamenei: According to our Foreign Minister, Europe made 11 commitments, none of which they abided by. We abided by our commitments andeven beyond them. that we've begun to reduce our commitments, they oppose it. How insolent. You didn't abide by your commitments.
1 month ago
Khamenei: Western governments' major vice is their arrogance. If the country opposing them is a weak one, their arrogance works; but if it's a country that knows and stands against them, they will be defeated. Regarding our ties with Europeans, what makes problems persist is their arrogance.
1 month ago
Austrian Vice Chancellor agreed to extradite Firtash to US
1 month ago
Serbia has purchased MISTRAL 3 SHORAD systems from MBDA. It include missiles, dismounted launchers, related equipment and logistics, and the provision of technical and material assistance for the integration of the launcher on the PASARS-16 protected wheeled vehicle.
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