Archive for October 14th, 2013

October 14, 2013, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

In the Cold War days, Soviet spies in the United States faced tough tasks – identifying high value targets, and then persuading them to hand over America’s secrets. Today’s Kremlin […]

‘These violent acts must cease’ urges top UN envoy in Kosovo in wake of bombing

October 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The head of United Nations mission in Kosovo strongly condemned a bombing on October 14 2013 in northern Mitrovica and called for a swift and thorough ...

Romania: Top private companies top fraud scheme with EU funds

October 14, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Private companies have surpassed local authorities as concerns the weight of EU funds frauds while the overall number of frauds has tripled last year ...

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Moscow police detain migrants following ethnic unrest

October 14, 2013, by VOANews

Police in Moscow detained 1,200 migrants from Central Asia and the Caucasus in a raid Monday on a produce warehouse, following anti-migrant rioting tr ...

  • Italy, Malta ask for help with migrants
    October 14, 2013, by VOANews

    Italy and Malta have appealed for more assistance from other European states to help manage the sharp increase of arrivals of boat loads of refugees from sub-Saharan and northern Africa […]