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Saudi Air Force jets arrive in Greece for joint drill

ATHENS  As part of military cooperation between Greece and Saudi Arabia, six Royal Saudi Air Force F-15s arrived on the Greek island of Crete this weekend, said a Hellenic National...

Russia, OSCE hail troop separation in eastern Ukraine

MOSCOW Opposing forces in eastern Ukraine, wracked by conflict with separatists, have “successfully begun” separation, according to Russia’s foreign minister and the leader of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and...

2 dead, 3 injured in college shooting in Russia

MOSCOW Two people, including a gunman, were killed and three injured in a shooting in eastern Russia, according to local authorities on Thursday. A 19-year old student opened fire with a...

Queen Elizabeth II addresses UK amid COVID-19 pandemic

LONDON  Queen Elizabeth II addressed the U.K. and Commonwealth on Sunday amid the coronavirus outbreak. “Together we are tackling this disease and I want to reassure you that if we remain...

Drive-in cinemas make comeback in France

PARIS Drive-in cinemas have made a comeback in France amid the coronavirus pandemic. When the pandemic hit Europe at the end of February, group gatherings were the first thing to be...

North Macedonia to hold elections on July 15

SKOPJE   Political parties in North Macedonia agreed Monday to hold early general elections on July 1Zoran Zaev, head of the main ruling Social Democrats, and Hristijan Mickoski, leader of the...

German doctors say Russian opposition leader 'poisoned'

MOSCOW Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny was poisoned, German doctors from a clinic where he is being treated announced on Monday. "The team of doctors thoroughly examined the patient after his...

EU condemns US sanctions on ICC officials

BRUSSELS The European Union on Thursday condemned the US' move to impose sanctions on two officials of the International Criminal Court (ICC). In a statement, the EU foreign policy chief Josep...

EU downplays optimistic reports of Brexit breakthrough

LONDON  EU sources downplayed reports in the British media Friday that chances of a Brexit deal were looking more optimistic, the Guardian reported.EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier told ministers from...

France: COVID-19 cases skyrocket as curfew takes hold

PARIS - As Paris and other cities and regions enter the first night of a curfew Saturday, new cases of coronavirus infections hit a new daily record. There were 90...

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Basketball: UMMC Ekaterinburg win EuroLeague Women trophy

ANKARA Russian basketball club UMMC Ekaterinburg won the EuroLeague Women trophy after beating Perfumerias Avenida of Spain 78-68 in the final held in Istanbul on...

F1: Max Verstappen wins Emilia Romagna Grand Prix

ANKARA Red Bull-Honda's Dutch driver Max Verstappen won the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix in the second round of the 2021 Formula 1 season on Sunday. Verstappen...

Turkish anti-terror teams destroy PKK's 8 hideouts

TUNCELI/HAKKARI, Turkey  Turkish security forces on Sunday destroyed eight caves in eastern Turkey, and seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition in the country's...

EU urges Russia to provide medical treatment to Navalny

BRUSSELS The EU called on Sunday Russian authorities to provide medical treatment to opposition figure Alexey Navalny. “The European Union is deeply concerned about reports that...

UEFA vows to use legal measures to bar 'Super League'

ANKARA UEFA, European football's governing body, and major three leagues along with their federations warned over the "so-called Super League," and said they will take...