EU recalls ambassador from Moscow as required sign of its solidarity with UK - Kremlin
The European Union has recalled Ambassador to Moscow Markus Ederer as required manifestation of its solidarity with the United Kingdom, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in a televised interview with Mir channel on Saturday, APA reports quoting TASS.
02:27 25 March
Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters march in Zagreb
Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters marched Saturday in downtown Zagreb to protest an international convention they said indirectly legalizes gay marriages and gives rights to transgender people, APA reports quoting The Washington Post.
22:47 24 March
Serbia expelled from handball event for cancelling Kosovo match
Preparations for a historic handball match between political adversaries Serbia and Kosovo ended in chaos on Friday with the expulsion of the host nation after it canceled the fixture over security concerns, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:45 23 March
The European Union recalls Moscow envoy
The European Union is recalling its ambassador from Moscow for consultations over the nerve gas attack against a former spy in Britain earlier this month, reinforcing a united stand with Prime Minister Theresa May against Russia, APA reports quoting The Washington Post.
07:20 23 March
US temporarily exempts EU, 6 countries from metal import tariffs
The United States will temporarily exempt the European Union, as well as Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico and South Korea from a 25-percent tariff on steel and a 10-percent tariff on aluminum imports, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Thursday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
23:57 22 March
British PM May says Russia poses threat to all of Europe
British Prime Minister Theresa May said she would tell other European Union leaders on Thursday that Russia posed a threat to the whole bloc, not only to Britain, following an attack using a military-grade nerve agent in England, Reuters reported.
18:55 22 March
US, EU to provide financial aid to Georgia
The US Congress will provide $105 in aid for Georgia.
17:08 22 March
Trump sends Nowruz greetings and attacks Iranian government
U.S. President Donald Trump sent greetings on Monday to celebrating Nowruz, but used the message to attack Iran’s government, particularly its powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
06:06 20 March
Britain wins fresh EU, NATO support over nerve attack
Britain’s foreign minister won further support from the European Union and NATO on Monday over a nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent as he denounced Moscow’s denials of involvement as “increasingly absurd”, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:24 19 March
EU demands Russia urgently hands over all information on Novichok nerve agent programme
The EU has demanded that the Russian government hand over for scrutiny all information about the nerve agent that allegedly poisoned a former spy on British soil.
16:09 19 March
U.K. should consider extending Brexit talks, Commons Panel says
The U.K. is running short of time to reach a full deal with the European Union and should consider seeking an extension of next year’s withdrawal deadline in order to complete the work, the U.K. Parliament’s cross-party Brexit committee said, APA reports quoting Bloomberg.
06:35 18 March
European powers propose new Iran sanctions to meet Trump ultimatum
Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria’s war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:35 17 March
EU starts retaliation process against U.S. tariffs
The European Commission called for industry views on Friday on a list of U.S. products it will subject to import tariffs, the first step towards measures to counter planned U.S. taxes on European steel and aluminum, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:58 16 March
Security in the Balkans discussed at Global Baku Forum
A panel titled “Present and future of the Balkans – lynchpin of regional security or new geopolitical chessboard?” was held as part of the 6th Global Baku Forum in Baku on March 16.
14:14 16 March
Moldovan president: Geopolitical competition on the rise worldwide
Armed conflicts are ongoing in different parts of the world, and global approaches to these issues differ wildly, said Moldovan President Igor Dodon.
13:46 16 March
Jankauskas: EU supports development of transport hub in Azerbaijan
European Union supports development of transport hub in Azerbaijan, Head of the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Kestutis Jankauskas said at the presentation of project on EU assistance to operation opportunities of Port of Baku in Alat.
12:29 16 March
EU to propose 3 percent digital tax on turnover of large firms: draft
Large companies with significant digital revenues in the European Union could face a 3 percent tax on their turnover under a draft proposal from the European Commission seen by Reuters, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:23 15 March
Former EU special rep: After me, there’s been no substantial change in Karabakh conflict settlement
“I see that after me there has been no substantial change in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,” said former EU special representative for the South Caucasus Peter Semneby, APA reports.
13:58 15 March
Ilham Aliyev: Founders of ADR would be proud of today’s Azerbaijan
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR), said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
10:51 15 March
US diplomat: Finding solution for Kosovo everyone's job
A visiting U.S. diplomat on Wednesday said that finding a solution for Kosovo is a task for everyone, reiterating that the U.S. supports dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
20:15 14 March