Ukraine and separatists agree next week as deadline for truce
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Ukraine and separatists agree next week as deadline for truce

During a meeting of the Contact group on Ukraine its been agreed that in a…

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Lebanon police break up ‘You Stink’ ministry sit-in
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Lebanon police break up ‘You Stink’ ministry sit-in

Police in Lebanon moved in to clear protesters who had staged a sit-in at the…

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Azerbaijan: journalist jailed for “political” reasons
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Azerbaijan: journalist jailed for “political” reasons

*A prominent journalist, known for exposing corruption among the governing elite in Azerbaijan, has been…

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Treasure hunters go searching for Nazi guns and gold
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Treasure hunters go searching for Nazi guns and gold

A southern Polish city is looking to profit from a missing Nazi train rumoured to…

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Judges tell Italy to respect migrants’ human rights
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Judges tell Italy to respect migrants’ human rights

Judges in Strasbourg have said Italy violated the human rights of three undocumented Tunisian migrants…

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Women and children among FYR Macedonia refugees ‘triples’ – UNICEF
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Women and children among FYR Macedonia refugees ‘triples’ – UNICEF

UNICEF says there has been “a sharp rise in the number of women and children…

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Ukraine: death toll after clashes rises to three
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Ukraine: death toll after clashes rises to three

*The Ukrainian President has visited those injured in Monday’s violent clashes in Kiev.* The authorities…

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Britain to make EU poll question more “fair”
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Britain to make EU poll question more “fair”

Britain is to change the wording in its planned referendum on EU membership to make…

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Pope to allow all priests to forgive abortion during Holy Year
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Pope to allow all priests to forgive abortion during Holy Year

Pope Francis is to allow all priests discretion to forgive abortion during the Roman Catholic…

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Turkey cracks down on opposition media group
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Turkey cracks down on opposition media group

Six people have been arrested by Turkish police after raids on several firms linked to…

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