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September 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Some European Union countries are reporting that the recording of cybercrime offences may have surpassed those associated with traditional crimes, European police agency Europol said in a new report. Europol’s […]

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Romania to receive six F-16s from Portugal on September 28

September 28, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romania’s Minister of National Defence, Mihnea Motoc, has announced that on Wednesday September 26 the first six F-16 aircraft will be taken ov ...

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Hungary to reject refugee resettlement, adding to EU’s post-Brexit woes

September 28, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

There’s been nothing subtle about Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s campaign before Sunday’s nationwide referendum on whether Hungary sho ...

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IOM: Refugee arrivals in Europe down sharply but deaths up

September 28, 2016, by VOANews

The number of refugees and migrants arriving in Europe has fallen sharply this year but migration to the continent has grown more deadly, according to ...

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    European leaders meet to tackle illegal migration
    September 25, 2016, by VOANews

    European leaders gathered in Vienna Saturday to discuss how to better fortify the European Union’s outer borders against illegal migration and trafficking. The migration summit will also focus on how […]

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    A 13-euro entry fee for the EU?
    September 22, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    The EU is planning to massively increase its border controls. Those who want to enter have to register, or apply for a visa. The goal is more security, though EU […]

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    Attacker shot outside Israeli embassy in Turkey
    September 21, 2016, by VOANews

    A knife-wielding attacker was shot by Turkish police outside the Israeli Embassy in Ankara Wednesday before he could harm anyone, according to Israeli officials. “A man approached the embassy with […]