Day: February 13, 2024

Gerapetritis’ meetings in New York to promote Greece’s candidacy to the UN Security Council

Foreign Minister George Gerapetritis presented Greece’s candidacy for the position of non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for the two-year period 2025-2026, as well as the organisation of the 9th Our Ocean Conference in Athens, on April 15-17. The…

Tajani criticizes Israel for ‘disproportionate reaction’

Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani criticized Israel on Tuesday, saying the war it is waging on Hamas following the October 7 massacres is causing too many civilian victims. “At this stage Israel’s reaction has become disproportionate,” Tajani told…

Only 10-15% of victims of sexual violence in the war have claimed their rights

ZAGREB, 13 Feb (Hina) – It is estimated that only 10-15% of victims of sexual violence in the Homeland War have claimed their rights so far, it was said on Tuesday at a round table where the competent institutions exchanged experiences…

UCCK doctors save the life of a one-year-old boy who had swallowed part of a toy

The doctors of the University Clinical Center of Kosovo (UCCK) have saved the life of a 1-year-old child. While playing with a toy, he had inhaled a part of the toy and had great difficulty breathing. The child was urgently…

Hasani: Albania in the Security Council joined its contribution with allies in the interests of peace

TIRANA, Feb 13 /ATA/ Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs organized on Tuesday the wrap-up meeting “Albania in the Security Council, contribution to global peace and security during the most challenging of times.” Albania completed its term as a non-permanent…

Renaud-Basso visits Montenegro

Podgorica, (MINA-BUSINESS) – President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Odile Renaud-Basso will come to an official visit to Montenegro on Wednesday. Renaud-Basso, who will visit Montenegro for the first time, said that it was a country…

EduMin in U.S. dicusses evolution of Flubright program in Romania

Minister of Education Ligia Deca met on Monday in Washington D.C. with Scott Weinhold, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary with the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and during the meeting they discussed issues related…

EU Council Green-lights Bulgarian Euro Coins Design

In early February, the Council of the European Union approved the design of the national side of the Bulgarian euro coins, the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) said in a press release. The design reproduces symbols depicted on current Bulgarian currency…

Turkish President Erdogan urges protection of UNRWA, calling it ‘lifeline for 6 million refugees’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday urged all “conscientious” countries to protect the UN agency for Palestinian refugees or UNRWA, which he said provided a “lifeline for 6 million refugees in Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, and Palestine.” Speaking at the…

Country sees 20.6% more tourists in 2023 compared to 2022: statistics

Skopje, 12 February 2024 (MIA) – A total of 1.168.730 tourists were registered in North Macedonia in 2023, of which 434.598 were domestic tourists and 734.139 foreign. Compared to 2022, the number of tourists has grown by 20.6 percent – 0.6…