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June 9th – 14th

  Monday, June 9 2014   EGYPT: During a public speech, the newly - elected President of Egypt, general Al-Sisi, has promised to defeat terrorism and to…

June 2nd – 7th

Monday, June 2 2014   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES/ITALY: Etihad, the flag carrier airline of the United Arab Emirates, announces the finalisation of conditions for…

May 26th – 30th

Monday, May 26, 2014 EUROPE - The European Parliament elections end with ambiguous results. In France and the UK, these elections declared the victory of the…

May 19th – 23rd

Monday, May 19, 2014 BOSNIA/SERBIA - Bosnia said on Monday that more than a quarter of its 4 million people had been affected by the worst floods to hit the…

May 12th – 16th

  Monday, May 12, 2014   CYPRUS - A Troika delegation (European Commission, ECB, IMF), which is visiting Cyprus, continued today its meetings in Nicosia, for…

May 5th – 9th

Monday, May 5, 2014 JORDAN - Calm has been restored in Jordan's northern city of Ajloun after a number of young Muslim men attempted break into a church over…

April 28th – May 2nd

Monday, April 28, 2014 UKRAINE - The United States and European Union agreed Monday to impose new sanctions on Russian officials, in a fresh bid to pressure…

April 21st – 25th

Monday, April 21, 2014 SYRIA - Syria has called a presidential election for 3 June, preparing the ground for Bashar al-Assad to defy widespread opposition…

April 14th – 18th

Monday, April 14, 2014 SYRIA – Syrian government troops seized two towns, one of them an ancient Christian hamlet north of Damascus, as part of the…

April 7th – 11th

Monday, 7th April 2014 HUNGARY – Sunday’s parliamentary elections ended with the victory of Prime Minister Viktor Orban, well known for his hostility to the…