NATO releases new statistics on member defense spending ahead of this week's meeting of defense ministers in Brussels

Map. History of Europe conflict

26 August 2019
Protest in Tbilisi tonight2 month ago
Protest in Tbilisi tonight
2 month ago
Constitutional Court of Ukraine ruled that detention as only measure for suspects in terrorism and state treason is against Constitution
The fire of a chemical plant in San Roque (Cádiz) is almost extinguished
US Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams: "Yesterday, a Russian military aircraft arrived in Caracas which the Russians say was carrying additional technicians to service previously sold arms systems. What we do know for sure is that it carried no humanitarian aid."
NATO Secretary Gen. @jensstoltenberg prior to defense ministerial-"we need to respond if Russia does not come back into compliance with the INF Treaty andthe defense ministers will discuss measures when it comes to how NATO will respond if Russia does not come back into compliance"
2 month ago
Putin discussed upcoming top-level contacts with Lukashenka via phone - Kremlin
French Foreign Minister: We are working with Germany and Britain to ease the escalation between Washington and Iran
French Foreign Minister: Iran's violation of the nuclear agreement will be a big mistake
2 month ago
Ukraine recalls Envoy to Council of Europe for consultations
2 month ago
Kremlin "intensively" preparing for Putin's talks with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Osaka (and "doesn't rule out" meeting with Trump).
2 month ago
Lukashenka invited Rahmon and Putin to attend final ceremony of "European Games"
A potentially dangerous heat wave will grip a large swath of western and northern Europe this week2 month ago
A potentially dangerous heat wave will grip a large swath of western and northern Europe this week
At Group 5+5 meetings, Libya, Italy's foreign ministers discuss ending Tripoli offensive
Cache with 20 grenades for RPG-7 was found near Bakhmut-Horlivka road2 month ago
Cache with 20 grenades for RPG-7 was found near Bakhmut-Horlivka road
Secretary of the Iranian National Security Council: European countries do not have the will to implement the nuclear agreement and its latest bid
Russian and Malian defence ministers have signed an agreement on military cooperation at the Army2019 International Military and Technical Forum
2 month ago
Armenian Court of Appeal resolves to arrest ex-President Kocharyan
2 month ago
"Russia belongs in the Council of Europe – with all the rights and obligations that entails." – Foreign Minister @HeikoMaas welcomes the compromise reached for Russia to remain in the @coe: "This is good news for Russia's civil society."
2 month ago
British Conservative Party: The new prime minister will be announced on July 23
Security Service of Ukraine exposed a group who smuggled weapons and ammunition into Ukraine2 month ago
Security Service of Ukraine exposed a group who smuggled weapons and ammunition into Ukraine
2 month ago
Roskosmos suspend funding for serial manufacturing of GLONASS satellites
2 month ago
Britain Foreign Secretary Hunt says will not issue licenses for crowd control items to HongKong until reassured on outstanding issues
2 month ago
Austria has approved the extradition of Firtash to the USA
Turkish Air Force 737-7ES Peace Eagle TURAF12 tracking near Cyprus2 month ago
Turkish Air Force 737-7ES Peace Eagle TURAF12 tracking near Cyprus
Turkish drilling ship Yavuz, after departing from Istanbul, reached the shores of Antalya and anchored here before starting its activities off the coast of Cyprus.2 month ago
Turkish drilling ship Yavuz, after departing from Istanbul, reached the shores of Antalya and anchored here before starting its activities off the coast of Cyprus.
2 month ago
Leader of the ruling party "Georgian Dream" Talakvadze elected as new speaker of the Georgian Parliament
Russia has nominated MP Leonid Slutsky as deputy head of PACE.
Map: Which delegations in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe voted against the resolution allowing for Russia's return to PACE
Evacuation of the neighbors of Lloret de Mar cause of a fire2 month ago
Evacuation of the neighbors of Lloret de Mar cause of a fire
Bolton: the threat of a nuclear Iran is very real. We talked to the Russians each time we meet about Iran.
2 month ago
Clashes near Dokuchaevsk
NATO releases new statistics on member defense spending ahead of this week's meeting of defense ministers in Brussels
Fireball in the skies over Warsaw, Poland this morning, June 25th. Report: Daria Skrzat Kataklizmy w Polsce i na świecie
Polish MP @K_Mieszkowski: My last vote on the re-admission of Russia to the Council of Europe is the result of a technical error. Nearly two hundred amendments were voted together with the Polish delegation and members of Ukraine. Today, in the afternoon session, I will make a statement correcting the mistake.
Ukrainian MFA: PACE resolution is unaccepted, against European values. PACE lost its authority2 month ago
Ukrainian MFA: PACE resolution is unaccepted, against European values. PACE lost its authority
US envoy to NATO says all signs indicate Russia is set to deliver S-400 system to Turkey
2 month ago
Special forces of Samara oblast alerted to participate in sudden readiness check
Ukrainian delegation to PACE asks Verkhovna Rada to suspend Ukrainian participation in PACE sessions, except those on suspension of Russia. To review Ukrainian participation in other bodies of COE
2 month ago
Ukraine leader 'disappointed' by Russia return to Council of Europe assembly
2 month ago
A court in Moscow has sentenced a Polish man to 14 years in prison in another secret "espionage" trial.
2 month ago
Russian military arrived in Venezuela for routine maintenance of previously supplied equipment - Ryabkov
Russia's national security adviser: Iran joins Russia in fighting terrorism
2 month ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 44 times. 4 Ukrainian soldiers were wounded
PACE voted in favor of restoring Russia's voting rights by 118 votes to 62. Only one of >200 amendments approved - none proposed by Ukraine. Russian delegation promised to return on Tuesday.
There won't be a "formal summit" with Russia at G20OsakaSummit. @POTUS-Putin conversation "will focus primarily on regional security issues, including Iran, Ukraine and the Middle East," says senior US official.
The resolution on credentials and voting at PACE is passed by the Assembly, by 118 votes to 62, with 10 amendments. One amendment only was approved, No. 12. .
A Gazelle helicopter of Operation Barkhane was shot down by jihadists on 14 June on the border between Mali and Niger. The staff of France spoke until then of an "emergency landing"
Activists started picket of construction site at Protasiv Yar in Kyiv, removed a fence2 month ago
Activists started picket of construction site at Protasiv Yar in Kyiv, removed a fence
Clashes tonight near Yasinuvata, North to Donetsk2 month ago
Clashes tonight near Yasinuvata, North to Donetsk
John Bolton:Met with my Russian counterpart Nikolay Patrushev in Jerusalem today. We and our teams covered Ukraine, arms control, Venezuela, and other issues
In Nazran and Magas, residents of the Republic of Ingushetia celebrate today's resignation of Yunus-Bek Yevkurov. In social networks, people congratulate each other. On the streets they shoot in the air, many car drivers are honking
Credentials and voting: the Assembly rejects, by 110 votes to 52 with 1 abstention, a request to refer the report back to committee, submitted by Ukrainian member Oleksii Goncharenko.
In a 5th day of protests outside Georgia's parliament, demonstrators continued to demand the resignation of Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia following the violent dispersal of protesters on 20 June2 month ago
In a 5th day of protests outside Georgia's parliament, demonstrators continued to demand the resignation of Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia following the violent dispersal of protesters on 20 June
French Prime Minister Philippe: Sanctions against Russia can be lifted "at any time"
GOLD51 840189 USAF KC10A eastbound feet wet, towards Spain/STROG. 1640z2 month ago
GOLD51 840189 USAF KC10A eastbound feet wet, towards Spain/STROG. 1640z
Head of Ingushetiya Yevkurov announced his resignation.
Yunus-Bek Evkurov, Ingushetia's long-standing leader (11 years) announces will be stepping down. His acquiescence to border changes with Chechnya (presumably on Moscow's say so) caused mass protests, made him immensely unpopular locally.
2 month ago
US, Britain, UAE, Saudis urge 'diplomatic solutions' on Iran: joint statement
2 month ago
Theresa May: "No-deal remains the default option."
Blackout in Petrogradskaya district of St.Petersburg, power completely off in the areas of Gorkovskaya and Petrogradskaya metro stations. Reportedly 110kV line failed
2 month ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: 150 000 troops, 500 aircrafts and 20 000 pieces of different weapons taking part in sudden readiness check of Central Military District
2 month ago
Belarus operator of Druzhba pipeline estimates that it will pump Russian oil at half of usual capacity for at least 12 months to remove all contaminated oil completely
Dmitry Medvedev arrived in France on a working trip to hold talks with French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe @EPhilippePM
2 month ago
Shukri: we agree with Russia on the two-state solution and the need to reach a comprehensive solution to the Palestinian issue
Sánchez and Casado met this morning at La Moncloa
2 month ago
Body parts have been found near one of the crash sites after two Eurofighter jets collided mid-air and crashed in north-eastern Germany, a police spokeswoman says, adding that it has not yet been determined whether they belong to the pilot
2 month ago
Ministry of Defense: Russian peacekeepers taking part in readiness check, also Iskander-S units
2 month ago
S-300 and S-400 in Khakassia and the Saratov region within the framework of a sudden inspection moved to cover important state facilities from attacks from the air — the Russian Defense Ministry
Belgium arrests a person suspected in planning an attack against the US embassy
Russian Navy ships Admiral Gorshkov and tugs Elbrus and Nikolay Chiker traveled the Straits of Florida and arrived to Havana, Cuba.
Blackout in Simferopol: over 100 000 users are without power
2 month ago
The Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs have suspended 10 policemen from service for exceeding their authority during the dispersal of a rally in Tbilisi.
Climate change action in Katowice2 month ago
Climate change action in Katowice
2 month ago
A spokesman for the German interior ministry in state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern says there was an accident involving two aircraft belonging to the military in northern Germany
In northern Germany, two @Team_Luftwaffe Eurofighter jets touched each other and crashed into the ground. First reports say the pilots ejected safely and a wild fire erupted at the location of one crashed jet.2 month ago
In northern Germany, two @Team_Luftwaffe Eurofighter jets touched each other and crashed into the ground. First reports say the pilots ejected safely and a wild fire erupted at the location of one crashed jet.
Route Leak Impacting Cloudflare
The Prosecutor's Office of Georgia has launched an investigation into allegations of abuse of power by riot police against protesters on 20–21 June in Tbilisi. They called on the public to come forward with evidence of misconduct to help the investigation.2 month ago
The Prosecutor's Office of Georgia has launched an investigation into allegations of abuse of power by riot police against protesters on 20–21 June in Tbilisi. They called on the public to come forward with evidence of misconduct to help the investigation.
US Special Rep Hook says to travel to Paris for talks with UK, France, Germany on Iran nuclear deal
In Czechia the police has recommended to launch a criminal procedure against the sitting Prime Minister because of the corruption charges.
2 month ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May: Houthi attack on Abha airport is cowardly and reckless
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