Archive for May, 2016

  • Macedonia: Protests continue, activists questioned by police
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Protests are continuing in the Republic of Macedonia, supported by the opposition, against the decision of president Gjorge Ivanov to grant amnesty for politicians, and against the current government. Protesters […]

  • New visa dispute sours Turkey-EU ties
    May 25, 2016, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Within a matter of hours of Turkey’s new government being announced, a major dispute over visas erupted Wednesday between Ankara and the European Union, threatening one of the main foreign […]

  • Eurogroup arrives at ‘major breakthrough’ on Greece
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Eurogroup approved the disbursement of 10.3 billion euro in bailout loans to Greece, in the early hours of May 25. Following a marathon meeting in Brussels, it was decided […]