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FM: Croatia to encourage cooperation in Adriatic-Ionian Region

ZAGREB, 15 May (Hina) – Croatian Foreign Minister Gordan Grlić Radman said on Wednesday that Croatia would encourage cooperation and good neighborly relations in the Adriatic-Ionian region, and would continue to advocate the enlargement of the European Union. The EU…

6th Litera children’s literature festival begins

Skopje, 15 May 2024 (MIA) – The international children’s literature and illustration Litera will open for the sixth time at the MKC Youth Cultural Center at 7 pm.   According to organizers, this year’s festival will focus on Turkish children’s…

The Chamber of Trade organizes the Regular Work Assembly, the change of some laws is required

The Chamber of Trade and Industry Kosova (CTIK) has organized the Regular Work Assembly, where the Annual Work Report for 2023, the Work Plan for 2024, the Financial Report, Budget Planning were discussed, as well as the current problems with…

We must make Varosha a living city again, PACE Rapporteur says

Varosha should no longer be a ghost town, said Italian MP, Piero Fassino, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe’s (PACE) Rapporteur for Famagusta who visited on Wednesday the fenced off part of the occupied town, noting that it was “sad”…

“Albanian Key” gets erected in Shkodra

TIRANA, May 14/ATA/ The work has begun to erect the largest work of art in Albania, the 17-ton “Albanian Key” at the entrance to the Northern city of Shkodra. This monumental sculpture has been created by Alfred Mirashi, known otherwise…

Türkiye will ‘stand’ by Hamas which is fighting for ‘independence,’ says President Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that Türkiye will “continue to stand by Hamas which is fighting for its own land’s independence and defending Anatolia.” Speaking at the parliamentary group meeting in Ankara, Erdogan said: “Israel will not…

European Defence Fund Awareness Day Held in Bulgaria

The European Defence Fund (EDF) is becoming ever more popular and offering ever greater opportunities, Deputy Economy and Industry Minister David Sukalinski said on Wednesday, opening the National EDF Awareness Day. He said the EDF is a programme of the…

Eurosfat forum taking place in Bucharest till May 18 – 72 debate sessions, hundreds of speakers attending

The 12th edition of the Eurosfat forum is set to take place between May 15 – 18 in Bucharest, hosting 72 debate sessions with 200 speakers, the Representation of the European Commission in Romania informs. This year, the event takes…

Mattarella appeals to Israel to cease Gaza hostilities

President Sergio Mattarella appealed for a ceasefire in Gaza in a message on Tuesday to his Israeli counterpart Isaac Herzog for Israel’s Yom Ha’atzmaut Independence Day. The Italian head of State said “an immediate cessation of hostilities in the Gaza…

Milatovic: Montenegro’s NATO membership contributes to strengthening of rule of law and independence of institutions

Podgorica, (MINA) – Montenegro’s NATO membership significantly contributes to strengthening of the rule of law and the independence of the institutions, said President Jakov Milatovic, adding that, in the light of growing security challenges, the NATO influence is more important…

Osmani: Kosovo should get candidate status for the EU, Serbia is playing according to Putin’s playbook

The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Vjosa Osmani, has stated that Serbia has recently proven to be a very loyal Russian representative that is trying to play according to Putin’s playbook by destabilizing the Western Balkans and, on the…

Nicosia will continue taking initiatives to restart negotiations, Spokesman says

The Government of Cyprus will continue to take initiatives that could contribute positively to the resumption of negotiations, Government Spokesman, Konstantinos Letymbiotis said on Tuesday, stressing the need for all interested parties to have the will for a solution to the…