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July 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) said on July 28 that it was bringing to more than two billion euro the total amount granted to the facility for refugees in Turkey, to […]

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Greek tourism heading for new record

July 28, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The upward trajectory of Greek tourism for this year has been confirmed, based on data received by the Hellenic Tourism Organisation (EOT) daily, cons ...

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Escalation of media crackdown in Turkey heightens concerns

July 28, 2016, by VOANews

Two U.S. advocacy organizations blasted Turkey on Wednesday for stepping up a campaign to crack down on journalists and media outlets suspected of hav ...

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European Commission adopts Rule of Law Recommendation on situation in Poland

July 28, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

The European Commission issued an official recommendation for the Polish government in the second stage of the ongoing rule of law procedure instigate ...

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    Austria, Hungary and Europol dismantle migrant smuggling ring
    July 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European police agency Europol’s European Migrant Smuggling Centre (EMSC) has supported the Austrian and Hungarian authorities to detect and dismantle an Austrian-based organised crime group involved in migrant smuggling, Europol [&hellip ...

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    Tsipras begins dialogue for a ‘new Greece’ by 2021
    July 26, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced the beginning of a wide and long debate on reviewing the Greek constitution with a speech on Monday evening in Athens. The debate is […]

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    No terror link seen in Munich shooting spree
    July 24, 2016, by VOANews

    An 18-year-old German-Iranian man identified as David Ali Sonboly, who opened fire in a crowded shopping mall in Munich Friday night, killing nine people and wounding more than two dozen […]