21 September 2021
2 week ago
NBC: U.S. will send 2 Afghan evacuees to Kosovo over security concerns after arriving at a US airport Of 30k+ evacuees from Afghanistan to US, 10k needed add'l screening as of Friday & about 100 flagged for possible Taliban/terror ties. 2 of the 100 going back out for review
2 week ago
Leader of Turkmenistan exile opposition group Murad Kurbanov, citizen of France, detained upon arrival to Istanbul from Toulouse, denied entry to Turkey. (Source: Turkmen Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights)
Fire breaks out a chemical plant outside Belgrade Petrohemija Pancevo
Hellenic army Troops particpating in Bright Star-2021 Multinational Military Exercise arrives in Alexandria Naval Base.  Greece is particpating with 1× Hydra-class frigate, 1× Jason-class tank landing ship, SOF Team, Marine Crops, 4× F-16 fighter jets2 week ago
Hellenic army Troops particpating in Bright Star-2021 Multinational Military Exercise arrives in Alexandria Naval Base. Greece is particpating with 1× Hydra-class frigate, 1× Jason-class tank landing ship, SOF Team, Marine Crops, 4× F-16 fighter jets
A fire broke out in the forest area in Ciftlikkoy Alazeytin locality in Bodrum district of Muğla. 5 helicopters and 1 plane are responding to the fire from the air, and many sprinklers and firefighting workers are responding from the land.2 week ago
A fire broke out in the forest area in Ciftlikkoy Alazeytin locality in Bodrum district of Muğla. 5 helicopters and 1 plane are responding to the fire from the air, and many sprinklers and firefighting workers are responding from the land.
2 week ago
133,234 AstraZeneca vaccines will no longer be used in Kosovo, as their expiration date has now passed. According to the Minister of Health, Arben Vitia, citizens rejected the AstraZeneca vaccine due to misinformation
Serbia's third specialized hospital for coronavirus treatment has been opened today in the city of Novi Sad, four months after construction began
Ukrainian border guards starting 1st September are not allowing vehicles with "Transdniester license plates" to enter Ukraine
20+ Turkish fishboats spotted today noon at Chios Strait not always with AIS transponder On as Hellenic Coast Guard SAR patrol boat HCG 518 sailing southbound2 week ago
20+ Turkish fishboats spotted today noon at Chios Strait not always with AIS transponder On as Hellenic Coast Guard SAR patrol boat HCG 518 sailing southbound
2 week ago
Greece wants to be "North Macedonia's closest ally and its best friend," Greek Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias said on Tuesday during a meeting with his counterpart Bujar Osmani in North Macedonia
EU's 27 foreign ministers will be discussing China relations in informal meetings in Slovenia later this week. First time China is raised in this format. The discussions will pave the way for next month's meeting of leaders
Clean-up of polluted shores from a major oil spill at Baniyas is ongoing south of the power plant, August 28, 2021. Over 15 tons of fuel from a oil storage tanker leaked into the Mediterranean Sea, stretching over hundreds of kilometers3 week ago
Clean-up of polluted shores from a major oil spill at Baniyas is ongoing south of the power plant, August 28, 2021. Over 15 tons of fuel from a oil storage tanker leaked into the Mediterranean Sea, stretching over hundreds of kilometers
3 week ago
The Afghanistan refugee wave has already reached the Bulgarian (EU)-Turkish border. This also activated the smuggling nets. Several hundred people a day try to enter; smugglers want €200-300 (likely will increase) per person while the local police close their eyes
3 week ago
PM Albin Kurti asked Serbia to open its state archives relating to the 1998-99 war in Kosovo, arguing that "as regards missing persons, the answer lies there [in Belgrade]"
New satellite imagery analyisis by @EOSOrbital using Sentinel-1 indicats that the Baniyas oil spill seems way larger than anticipated, with almost 1000km2, though visual IDing is need to see if and how big the oil sheen is
3 week ago
Refugees fleeing the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan were flown into Pristina airport last night, where they received medical check-ups before being sent onwards to the Kosovo town of Ferizaj/ Urosevac
US Navy P8 Poseidon AE67BF patrolling off the coast of Tartus #Syria
"The drugs were found in a banana shipment." Montenegrin police said that 1,000 kilogrammes of cocaine had been seized in the village of Mojanovici in the Zeta district near Podgorica and two people were arrested
The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky together with the President of the Republic of Moldova Maya Sandu, the President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda and the President of Romania Klaus Johannes took part in the celebrations on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Moldova's independence in Chisinau
Montenegrin PM Zdravko Krivokapic and former police chief Veselin Veljovic filed criminal complaints against each other in a row over potential protests at the inauguration of the new head of the Serbian Orthodox Church in the country
.@ItalianNavy de la Penne (Ammigrali) class guided missile destroyer ITS Luigi Durand de la Penne (x-Animoso) transited Bosphorus towards Mediterranean after Odesa port visit. D560 is armed with MBDA Teseo Mk 2/A, Oto Melara 127mm Vulcano & Selenia Elsag Albatros octuple launcher3 week ago
[email protected] de la Penne (Ammigrali) class guided missile destroyer ITS Luigi Durand de la Penne (x-Animoso) transited Bosphorus towards Mediterranean after Odesa port visit. D560 is armed with MBDA Teseo Mk 2/A, Oto Melara 127mm Vulcano & Selenia Elsag Albatros octuple launcher
The EU is set to remove Kosovo Montenegro & North Macedonia from the recommended list of third countries for which travel restrictions to the EU should be lifted after an upturn in COVID19 cases. Israel, Lebanon & USA also set to be removed.list to be updated in coming days
3 week ago
The Greek health minister announced that from next month, only people who are vaccinated or have recovered from COVID19 will be able to enter hospitality, entertainment and sports venues
3 week ago
On wildfires in Greece: Kaza blaze northwest of Athens: Contained. 163 firefighters (including 20 Romanians, 37 Poles), 56 vehicles operating. Vilia blaze, adjacent to Kaza: Controlled. Firefighters, army, volunteers working on perimeter to ensure no flare-ups
3 week ago
Serbian Metropolitan Joanikije II says he won't yield and that the enthronement ceremony will take place in Cetinje, and not in the main Cathedral of the Church of Serbia in Montenegro in Podgorica
3 week ago
Today, Bulgarian Minister of Foreign Affairs Svetlan Stoev is a guest to the Bulgarian community in the city of Bolhrad (Bolgrad), Odesa region
President @sandumaiamd reaffirming Moldova's support for Ukraine's territorial integrity: Crimea is Ukraine, and its annexation is a blatant violation of international law4 week ago
President @sandumaiamd reaffirming Moldova's support for Ukraine's territorial integrity: "Crimea is Ukraine, and its annexation is a blatant violation of international law"
Forest fire erupts in Turkey's Heybeliada island  A wildfire has broken out in Istanbul's Heybeliada, an island which is a part of the city's famous Princes Islands. A plane, three helicopters, along with the fire brigade, are trying to bring the fire under control1 month ago
Forest fire erupts in Turkey's Heybeliada island A wildfire has broken out in Istanbul's Heybeliada, an island which is a part of the city's famous Princes Islands. A plane, three helicopters, along with the fire brigade, are trying to bring the fire under control
During a call with lawmakers, @SecBlinken listed countries who have offered to take in evacuees frm Kabul: Albania, Bulgaria, Canada, Columbia, Costa Rica, Chile, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Mexico, Romania, Qatar, Rwanda, Uganda, Sudan and Ukraine
1 month ago
Erdogan warns Greek PM in a phone call that the absence of a transitional government in Afghanistan could trigger another wave of refugee crisis. Erdogan calls for EU help and measures for Afghanistan, and specifically for Iran to stop "an inevitable refugee wave"
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