Moldovan President Igor Dodon nominated his adviser on economics Ion Kiku, who should be approved by the parliament, as prime minister.
Unrecognized Kosovo's army violates UNSC resolution — Serbian foreign minister
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A Turkish Navy CASA CN-235 MSA ( TCB-651, callsign TURNA81) is making a patrol mission (FL030) south of Cyprus. In the last hours Turkey confirms Cyprus drilling to continue despite threat of EU sanctions
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In Chisinau, Moldova, several hundred people joined a protest rally in support of the Maia Sandu government, which was dissolved
Prime Minister Maia Sandu accuses President Igor Dodon and his pro-Russia socialist party, who were her coalition partners until today, of not being serious about reforming justice and investigating corruption in the country. Warns Moldova could lose EU aid money
Moldovan government falls after just five months, over disagreement with coalition partners over general prosecutor appointment.
63 votes decided to dismiss Moldova's pro-reform government. Socialists and Democrats (party of the fugitive oligarch) voted together against ACUM-largely controlled government. New early elections or a appointment of the new government are to follow
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Greece's Independent Power Transmission Operator signed with State Grid Corporation of China an Agreement for the Expression of Interest to Invest in Ariadne Interconnection, the SPV that implements the Crete-Attica Interconnection project
The Bosnian prosecution said former reservist policeman Mico Jurisic, who was sentenced to 11 years in prison for committing crimes against humanity against non-Serb civilians in the Prijedor area in 1992, deserved a tougher punishment.
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Suspected Daesh militant, who was being repatriated from Turkey, got stuck in the buffer zone between the Turkey-Greece border after Athens refused to accept him
Romania's incumbent centre-right President Klaus Iohannis won the first round of the country's presidential elections on Sunday, but must face former Social Democrat Prime Minister Viorica Dancila in a run-off vote
First exit poll of Romania elections, without diaspora votes: Iohannis 38%; Dancila 22% -Barna 16%; Diaconu 8%
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Drilling ship #TungstenExplorer (Total/ENI) has arrived to the EastMed. After finishing with Lebanon (block 4) is expected (early 2020 as of late January) to arrive to Cyprus EEZ
Trouble in Chisinau – ACUM Bloc-Socialist Party govt reaches a political crisis over choosing a new prosecutor general. The Socialists (literally) tore up the coalition agreement & are calling for a confidence vote on PM Sandu's govt
Moldova's pro-Russia Socialist Party has submitted a motion of no-confidence against Maia Sandu's cabinet this afternoon. The vote will take place three days from now
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Egyptian navy Ambassador Mk III Missile Boat & Gowind-2500 corvette spotted in Souda bay near Crete Island during participation in Medusa-9 trilateral military exercise
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U.S. Air Force deploys B-52 bomber to Greece for the first time
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USAF C130-j30 HKY30 airbone from Incirlik Air Base Turkey
Amid joint drill, Egypt, Greece, and Cyprus condemn Turkey's Mediterranean violations
PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis opened on Thursday the proceedings of a committee that will oversee preparations to mark the bicentenary of the 19th-century Greek revolt against Ottoman Turkey, saying the event will be 'an opportunity for reflection'
Thessaloniki Police are investigating an attack by unidentified assailants on an Iranian middle school pupil in the suburb of Neapoli
Cyprus plans to strip 26 individuals, granted Cypriot citizenship in the "passport for investment scheme", of their passports. This includes 9 citizens of Russia, 8 of Cambodia and 5 of China
During meeting in Moscow, Greece Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias and Russian counterpart Lavrov sign 2020-2022 Program of Consultations
At least five closed pre-departure centers will reportedly be created for migrants who are not entitled to asylum in Greece, while the government will seek to ensure the return to Turkey of 10,000 by the end of 2020
Serbian President Vučić said that the country will not buy the Russian S-400 air defense system, since there are no funds for it. He noted that Serbia will strengthen its air defense with the help of the Pantsir-S.
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Photos from the 3rd trillateral summit between the ministers of defense of Egypt, Cyprus & Greece held Today in Athens to discuss the regional security challenges including the latest developments in Eastern Mediterranean region
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In Moldova, the Socialist party won 8 major municipalities in the second round of the nationwide local elections (incl the capital, Chisinau), followed by the Partidul Nostru party and independents with 7 each
Pirates kidnap four crew from Greek boat off Togo, Togo navy says
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In Moldova, the candidate of the Russia-friendly Socialist party, Ion Ceban, won mayoral election in Chisinau narrowly defeating pro-EU reformist Andrei Nastase
Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to send a note of protest to the Foreign Ministry of France and summon a French ambassador for the statement of President of this country Emmanuel Macron on Bulgarian illegal migrants