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Koumoutsakos: FM Kotzias accepts alleged Greek irredentist aspirations toward northern neighbor

It seems that Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, although indirectly, accepts Skopje claims about alleged Greece’s irredentist aspirations towards the neighboring country, opposition New Democracy shadow foreign minister Giorgos Koumoutsakos...
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Merkel: We are here to help

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic on Friday addressed reporters before their meeting in Berlin, B92 reports. Merkel, who spoke first, stressed the importance of the talks conducted in Brussels between Serbia...
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Palestinians wounded at Gaza-Israel border protests

Six Palestinian protesters were wounded on the Gaza-Israel border on Friday as Israeli troops fired on demonstrators hurling stones and burning tyres near the frontier fence, Reuters reports. One of the Palestinians was in critical condition,...
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Vucic to meet Merkel in Berlin

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic pays Friday a visit to Berlin, where he is set to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The meeting will focus on bilateral relations, regional affairs and European political developments, said the Serbian...
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Greek fighter jet crashes in sea after patrol, pilot killed

A Greek air force fighter jet has crashed into the Aegean Sea after returning from a patrol, killing the pilot, Defense Ministry officials said. The officials said the single-seat Mirage 2000-5 crashed Thursday north of the island of Skyros,...
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Macron ‘has Syria chemical attack proof’

France’s President Emmanuel Macron says he has “proof” that the Syrian government attacked the town of Douma with chemical weapons last weekend. He said he would decide “in due course” whether to strike Syria,...
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Croatia: Most parliamentary groups in favour of Istanbul Convention

Most political groups in the Croatian parliament said during a debate on Wednesday that they would support the ratification of the Istanbul Convention, emphasising that it was an important step forward in protecting human rights and warning...
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Katrougalos: As long as negotiations last, there is a chance of finding solution

Before finalizing the negotiations, we cannot say that the deal is reached, and even only one issue to remain open, a solution cannot be found, Greek Alternate Foreign Affairs Minister George Katrougalos said in an interview with the Greek radio...
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Tzanakopoulos: More steps required for name solution

Greek government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos has voiced conviction over the political prerequisites and will for a solution to the name issue, adding that more steps are required for an agreement, MIA reports from Athens. “I believe...
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Pilot killed in military jet crash in Serbia (photo)

Serbia’s defense ministry says a military jet has crashed in the north of the country, killing one of two pilots who ejected from the plane, AP reports. The crash of the Yugoslav made Galeb G-4 training jet occurred at 9:30 a.m. local...