Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Prime Minister David Cameron on May 21 announced plans to crack down on illegal immigration and tighten Britain's borders as new official figures showed a significant rise in the number of long-term migrants
RIGA - Agence France-Presse
Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics has become the first high-ranking politician in his country and the Baltic states to come out publicly as being gay, in a series of tweets.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for a quick resumption of Cyprus peace talks that were suspended due to a dispute over rights to offshore oil and gas
MADRID - Reuters
Spain’s central government has taken the first step towards blocking a 'consultation of citizens' that the Catalonia region intends to hold next month in the place of a full referendum on independence
COPENHAGEN - Agence France-Presse
A Danish court freed 10 men charged with 'terror funding' after raising money for PKK militants
KIEV - Reuters
Pro-Europe parties secured a big win in an election in Ukraine, a partial vote count showed, with President Petro Poroshenko hailing people's support for his plan to pursue democratic reforms sought by the West
STOCKHOLM - Agence France-Presse
Sweden called off early Oct. 24 the hunt for a suspected submarine that sparked one of the largest mobilisation of the Nordic country's naval forces since the end of the Cold War.
Turkey’s Directorate for Religious Affairs has announced plans to build the largest mosque in the Balkans, in the Albanian capital Tirana, citing the low capacity in the city’s sole existing mosque
BRUSSELS - Agence France-Presse
European Union leaders will call on Turkey to respect Greek Cyprus's sovereign rights, expressing 'serious concern' at fresh tensions between the two countries over oil and gas exploration
KIEV - The Associated Press
A loose political grouping that backs Poroshenko is expected to become the leading force in the assembly, giving him a mandate to pursue a peace plan for the east and carry out deep reforms sought by the EU
NICOSIA - Agence France-Presse
Greek Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades was briefly hospitalised with high blood pressure Oct. 23 in Brussels and asked Greece's premier to stand in for him at an EU summit, the government said.
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