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European Activity

  • France begins Central African Republic military intervention

    December 13, 2013

    France has deployed Saturday all of the soldiers in 1200 she announced sending in Central and the military increased their patrols in Bangui and several roads in the country.

    "The  ...more

  • Kidnap threat against Belgian princess

    December 12, 2013

    PRINCESS Elisabeth, the 12-year-old daughter of Belgium's new king, has been threatened with kidnapping.

    “I am going to kidnap princess Elizabeth. It not a joke”, - so  ...more

  • Germany seeks to prohibit its jihadists to travel to Syria

    December 11, 2013

    At the time Germans jihadists are traveling to Syria in large numbers, where around 230 of them were able to join the armed opposition there, a German politician called for the establishment of  ...more

  • Significant increase in Jewish emigration from France to Israel in 2013

    December 11, 2013

    Emigration of Jews from France to Israel that tended to settle in recent years has increased dramatically since the beginning of this year, registering an increase of 50%, according to  ...more

  • A French magazine insulting the Koran

    December 11, 2013

    An organization that defends the rights of Muslims in France filed a complaint against the sarcastic magazine Charlie Hebdo in the French city of Strasbourg on charges of "blasphemy"  ...more

  • MEPs warn against lifting of sanctions against Iran

    December 10, 2013

    Several MEPs on Wednesday urged the EU not to relax its sanctions against Tehran, despite the recent agreement in Geneva restricting Iran's nuclear activities for six months.


  • Russia: arrest of 14 alleged members linked to Al-Qaeda in Moscow

    December 04, 2013

    Russian security forces have arrested 15 suspected members of a banned Islamic organisation in Moscow after confiscating improvised bombs and other weapons in a raid on an apartment, the  ...more

  • Turkish report condemning practices against protesters

    December 04, 2013

    A European report shows the results of a survey on how to deal with the protests; the police confirmed the continuation of the behavior of the Turkish security forces condemning the arrests and  ...more

  • The EU fails to convince Ukraine but succeeded with Moldova and Georgia

    December 03, 2013

    European leaders continued their meeting in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius on the last day of the Eastern Partnership summit between the EU and six former Soviet republics. The Summit which  ...more

  • Silvio Berlusconi ousted from Italian parliament

    December 03, 2013

    After his conviction in August for tax evasion, Silvio Berlusconi, leader of the center-right Italian Parliament was ousted from the Senate, he described this day by the  day of mourning on  ...more

  • Germany: Angela Merkel and SPD have agreed to form a coalition government

    December 02, 2013

    Two months after his victory without an absolute majority of parliamentary Chancellor Angela Merkel has negotiated an agreement Wednesday, November 27, with the Social Democratic Party (SPD) to  ...more




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