Man sets himself on fire outside U.N. refugee agency headquarters in Geneva - spokeswoman

Map. History of Europe conflict

11 May 2021
Federal judge orders State Department to release Ukraine records within 30 days
[email protected] arrives in Brussels for talks at NATO HQ at end of trip that included stops in Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia and Iraq
European Union agrees to delay Brexit, but no decision yet on length, source says
1 year ago
Kent Police says nine people have been found in the back of a lorry travelling on the London-bound carriageway of the M20
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that the Libra digital currency will not launch in the U.S. or anywhere in the world without approval from U.S. regulators
Russian Strategic Nuclear Bombers, Tu-160M2, arrive in South Africa
During the meeting between Foreign Ministers Jorge Arreaza and Elmar Mammadyarov, Venezuela offers all its support to Azerbaijan, which will assume the pro tempore presidency of @MNOAL_NAM.1 year ago
During the meeting between Foreign Ministers Jorge Arreaza and Elmar Mammadyarov, Venezuela offers all its support to Azerbaijan, which will assume the pro tempore presidency of @MNOAL_NAM.
1 year ago
Top Ukrainian officials were alerted in early August* that $391m in US military help was frozen.
EU Decision on Brexit delay will not be made today, likely by Friday according to EU officials
Albania: Exposed Iranian network that planned attacks against Iranian opposition living in the country
1 year ago
Defense Minister Wallace says Royal Navy currently has 76 ships but just 57 of them are available (including only 3 Type 45s out of 6)
2 USAF B52 BRIG01/02 over Lithuania bombing Kazlu Ruda range1 year ago
2 USAF B52 BRIG01/02 over Lithuania bombing Kazlu Ruda range
Russian forces claimed to shot down Ukrainian Furiya UAV near Kruta Balka yesterday1 year ago
Russian forces claimed to shot down Ukrainian "Furiya" UAV near Kruta Balka yesterday
1 year ago
Secretary of State for Defence of the United Kingdom Ben Wallace says US did not inform Britain in advance that it would pull out from border areas
Polish Europe Minister Konrad Szymański rejects @DKShrewsbury's letter asking for a Polish veto on Brexit extension, telling me categorically that 'no deal Brexit is not in the Polish interest and we will have no part in this'
Meanwhile on the Island side, hundreds of ppl form human chains outside the UK Consulate, chanting slogans like "Save BNOs; Save our kids". The rally is meant to support the upcoming debate at the #HouseofLords regarding to offering British citizenship to #HongKongers
1 year ago
Kosovo police said on Wednesday it apprehended a Serb in a Pristina district suspected of war crimes against civilians committed on May 21, 1999, the Beta news agency reported.
1 year ago
Metropolitan Police says a man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a police officer was attacked in Clapham in southwest London adding the officer did not require hospital treatment
EU's Tusk: In my phone call with PM @BorisJohnson I gave reasons why I'm recommending the EU27 accept the UK request for an extension. Brexit
1 year ago
Two 17-year-old boys murdered at a house party in Milton Keynes have been officially named by Thames Valley Police as Dom Ansah and Ben Gillham-Rice
1 year ago
Police arrest ex Republika Srpska Army commander accused of war crimes
US B-52 over Kattegat, west coast of Sweden. One more over the North Sea. Interesting it seemed it headed tiwards Norway but turned south Rivet Joint off the coast of Kaliningrad picking up signals
Russian Ministry of Defense video of a joint Russia-Belarus airborne troops drill1 year ago
Russian Ministry of Defense video of a joint Russia-Belarus airborne troops drill
1 year ago
Shane O'Brien, one of Britain's most wanted fugitives, has been jailed at the Old Bailey for life with a minimum term of 26 years for the "grotesque" murder of 21-year-old Josh Hanson
European Parliament president David Saddoli @EP_President piles in behind Tusk on Jan 31 brexit extension. No vote, of course, but more pressure
1 year ago
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are meeting to discuss a new programme motion
1 year ago
One dead and four missing due to heavy rains in Catalonia
Putin and Sisi in Sochi
1 year ago
Russian Ministry of Defense says that on 19th October Su-27 fighter jet was scrambled to intercept USAF B-52H bomber over Black Sea
1 year ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is "appalled" and that his thoughts are with those who lost their lives and their loved ones after 39 bodies were found in a container in Thurrock, Essex
1 year ago
French police announce the arrest of a man holed up in a museum in southern France
1 year ago
Russian Federation Council building evacuated
1 year ago
SecGen: @NATO will continue to play an important role in the fight against terrorism. At this DefMin, Allies will discuss our training mission in Iraq and stress our commitment to @ResoluteSupport mission in Afghanistan. Allies will also address the situation in Syria
Man sets himself on fire outside U.N. refugee agency headquarters in Geneva - spokeswoman
I've thought for some time that maybe a general election is the only way of getting some resolution here.  Brexit Party leader @Nigel_Farage says that the current Withdrawal Agreement Bill will lead to years and years of acrimony1 year ago
"I've thought for some time that maybe a general election is the only way of getting some resolution here." Brexit Party leader @Nigel_Farage says that the current Withdrawal Agreement Bill "will lead to years and years of acrimony"
Police statement after 39 bodies found inside a lorry in Essex, 25 year old man from Northern Ireland arrested on suspicion of murder1 year ago
Police statement after 39 bodies found inside a lorry in Essex, 25 year old man from Northern Ireland arrested on suspicion of murder
1 year ago
39 people found dead in a lorry in Essex. The lorry was from Bulgaria. The driver from Northern Ireland has been arrested
1 year ago
Essex Police says 39 bodies have been discovered in a lorry at Waterglade Industrial Park in Thurrock adding a 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland has been arrested on suspicion of murder
1 year ago
Thirty nine bodies have been found in a container in Thurrock in Essex, police said
1 year ago
39 people found dead in a truck in England - one person arrested
1 year ago
A man barricaded himself in a museum in Saint-Raphael, in the Var. SWAT is on the site
1 year ago
France: at least one man barricaded at the archaeological museum in Saint-Raphaël - police
About 22:00 after conflict on Pushkinskaya street man has detonated a hand grenade, 2, including him dead1 year ago
About 22:00 after conflict on Pushkinskaya street man has detonated a hand grenade, 2, including him dead
About 22:00 after conflict on Pushkinskaya street man has detonated a hand grenade, 2, including him dead
1 year ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 24 times. 1 soldier was killed, 3 were wounded
Russian state-run media join the mudslinging attack of the global right on a teenage climate activist.1 year ago
Russian state-run media join the mudslinging attack of the global right on a teenage climate activist.
Two dead after explosion in central Kyiv1 year ago
Two dead after explosion in central Kyiv
1 year ago
Johnson: Somehow we will be out of the EU by October 31
U.S. envoy says he was told release of Ukraine aid was contingent on public declaration to investigate Bidens, 2016 election
1 year ago
Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'The House has voted for that deal but it seems to will the end but not the means.'
MPs have approved Boris Johnson's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill, in principle, by a majority of 301 year ago
MPs have approved Boris Johnson's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill, in principle, by a majority of 30
1 year ago
Boris Johnson wins crucial vote on Brexit deal as MPs back Withdrawal Agreement Bill
Senate votes to ratify Macedonia as NATO's 30th member. Vote was 91-2
1 year ago
Hungary's Parliament reconvened after the municipal elections for the first time on Monday, but PM Viktor Orbán's opening speech was interrupted after an opposition MP held up a sign saying "He has to lie because he stole too much."
1 year ago
A No.10 source says Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call EU leaders tonight to say that the Government's policy remains that the UK leaves on 31 October and that no Brexit delays should be offered
Both alleged perpetrators of today's attack in Oslo Norway have been arrested, with  police confirming both the man and woman were known to have ties to far-right extremism. A shotgun and Uzi were found with the suspects1 year ago
Both alleged perpetrators of today's attack in Oslo Norway have been arrested, with police confirming both the man and woman were known to have ties to far-right extremism. A shotgun and Uzi were found with the suspects
A teenage boy has been stabbed during an attempted robbery in a skatepark. The 16-year-old victim suffered a wound to his stomach in Horsham Park after he was approached by a young person who tried to take his jacket1 year ago
A teenage boy has been stabbed during an attempted robbery in a skatepark. The 16-year-old victim suffered a wound to his stomach in Horsham Park after he was approached by a young person who tried to take his jacket
1 year ago
5 dead in shooting after conflict between 2 farmer families in Rostov region of Russia. 2 in critical condition in ICU
1 year ago
Rhône: A policeman opens fire on a van that runs over him in Saint-Priest
1 year ago
Spox for Hungary Prime Minister Viktor Orban adopting Trump's "fake news" mantra while responding to WaPo report on Ukraine
Bill Taylor, top US diplomat to Ukraine, arrives on Capitol to testify before House committees
Oil, diamonds and nuclear power: Russia eyes Africa business in Sochi summit which will be co-chaired by Putin & Egyptian president Abdel Fattal el-Sisi. Egyptian Gov Airbus A340-212 just landed to Sochi-Adler bringing Sisi. 43 of the continent's 54 heads of state are attending
Boris Johnson says he will pull the bill and call a general election if MPs vote for another Brexit delay again1 year ago
Boris Johnson says he will pull the bill and call a general election if MPs vote for another Brexit delay again
1 year ago
PM acknowledging in the House of Commons that there could be an #indyref2 for Scotland next year.
Dodik: Bosniaks want to chase away Serbs by moving migrants to Medeno polje
1 year ago
[email protected] B52s recently returned from an approx. 12 hour extended duration flight in the Black Sea region focused on integration and interoperability training with Romania, Ukraine & Georgia as part of @BomberTaskForceEurope.
1 year ago
UK PM Boris Johnson: 'Our European friends are not showing any enthusiasm to agree the delay this House has asked for'
1 year ago
Three people died in an accident at the Taimyr mine of Norilsk Nickel - company
Pound drops on report U.K. government would pull Brexit bill if it is delayed by major amendments1 year ago
Pound drops on report U.K. government would pull Brexit bill if it is delayed by major amendments
1 year ago
No 10 to abandon Brexit bill if MPs vote down timetable for its debate and EU confirms delay
Russia's state media reports that Maria Butina is expected to be released on October 25 and is planning to return to Russia by October 28, 20191 year ago
Russia's state media reports that Maria Butina is expected to be released on October 25 and is planning to return to Russia by October 28, 2019
1 year ago
Parliament debates the second reading of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill
Ukrainian journalist Aseyev sentenced to 15 years in prison in Russia-occupied Donetsk
Ex-deputy minister of economics of Ukraine Yuri Brovchenko, suspected in treason, was detained by Security Service of Ukraine in Boryspil' airport1 year ago
Ex-deputy minister of economics of Ukraine Yuri Brovchenko, suspected in treason, was detained by Security Service of Ukraine in Boryspil' airport
1 year ago
German Foreign Minister: We reject the establishment of a safe area to concrete Turkey's progress in Syria
SecDef @EsperDoD says he will be asking @NATO allies for more help with air defense in the Gulf region "I've already had several conversations."
1 year ago
Spokesman says defeating the timetable would "hand control to the EU and make No Deal more likely" because the UK would be relying on the EU to grant an extension, and they may not.
1 year ago
PM will open debate this afternoon on WAB. If MPs back his deal but not his timetable to get it all done by Oct 31st, his spokesman says. "If MPs vote for a deal the public would rightly expect them to get on with passing legislation so we can leave on Oct 31st."
Police discover body in Nairn1 year ago
Police discover body in Nairn
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri meets with the group of ambassadors of the European Union, the United States and China
1 year ago
According to HVG the army of Hungary is buying armored vehicles from Turkey through an intermediary company that has links to PM Orban
1 year ago
Oslo police looking for the 2nd suspect, after ambulance was stolen and run over few people
1 year ago
Oslo: Armed man have stolen an ambulance and run over several citizens. Police say man arrested
1 year ago
Armed man arrested after stealing ambulance in Oslo
1 year ago
European refinery Nynas suspended Venezuelan oil imports, according to REUTERS
Hashem Abedi has pleaded not guilty at the Old Bailey to 22 counts of murder relating to the deaths of 22 people on or after 22 May 2017 at the Manchester Arena and has denied conspiring to cause explosions with his brother Salman Abedi
1 year ago
The Government of the Russian Federation introduced a bill to the State Duma that makes it possible to recognize citizens of Ukraine and Belarus as native speakers of the Russian language without any interview
1 year ago
British government lifts flight restrictions to Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort
1 year ago
The Kremlin: We will study the German proposal to establish a safe area in the north of Syria, subject to international supervision and with the participation of Russia and Turkey
1 year ago
Serbia's Vucic: Americans say EU will demand that we recognise Kosovo
1 year ago
President of Belarus Lukashenka says the situation near the country's borders is heating up and the President's Security Service must do everything to protect the country
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