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December 15, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

More than a third of the weapons used by “Islamic State” in Iraq and Syria came from European Union states — including Germany, a new report has found. The data […]

War criminal Slobodan Praljak used cyanide to kill himself in court

December 2, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Preliminary results from a toxicological test on December 1 have revealed “a concentration of potassium cyanide” in Slobodan Praljak’ ...

In Romania, thousands rally against proposal to water down corruption laws

November 27, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Thousands of people have marched across Romania to protest against plans to reduce the powers of the anti-corruption body. It is the second time this ...

Mediterranean ‘world’s deadliest border’ for migrants, says UN

November 25, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

More than 33 000 people have died attempting the perilous journey across the Mediterranean since 2000, according to a UN study. With routes between Tu ...

  • Hungary: War of words between George Soros and Fidesz heats up
    November 20, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Hungary’s governing right-wing party Fidesz on November 20 slammed claims by US financier George Soros that the government had lied in a recent campaign. Fidesz’s vice chairman Gergely Gulyas also refuted allegations [… ...

  • Romania fights back against sham reforms
    November 10, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    The government in Bucharest wants to change the country’s justice system and is also planning tax reforms. Civil society, opposition parties, unions and employers’ associations are up in arms. Bucharest […]