Romania sees third night of protests against government corruption, judicial reforms
For the third night in a row, thousands of Romanians took to the streets of Bucharest on Sunday to protest against the leftist government.
Singing the national anthem and waving Romanian flags, the demonstrators, much less numerous than the previous two nights - which had seen tens of thousands - gathered again in Victory Square,...
August 13, 2018
Italian police arrest Montenegrin crew of ship carrying 20 tons of hashish
A Dutch cargo ship flying the Panama flag has been seized in the Italian port of Palermo with 20 tons of hashish on board, with a market value of up to 200 million euros, probably destined for the European market. The discovery was made by officers of the Italian financial guard (GdF) from the...
August 10, 2018
Several journalists arrested in Belarus amid crackdown on independent media
At least six journalists were detained on Wednesday in Belarus in a second wave of arrests targeting independent members of the independent media who have been accused of using the state-run news agency without subscription.
The editor of the Realt.by news website Vladislav Kuletski, a specialist in the real estate market, and three other journalists...
The European Commission decided on Thursday to refer Hungary to the EU Court of Justice (ECJ) for "non-compliance" with EU legislation on asylum and the return of migrants. The Commission... read more →
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has condemned Russia on Tuesday for failing to "implement the appropriate investigative measures to identify the instigator of the murder" of the Russian... read more →
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has signed a decree dismissing the head of the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA) - Laura Codruţa Kovesi, who had been in the crosshairs of the government... read more →
Some 60 people have been arrested and more than 700 weapons seized in two operations against illegal arms trafficking coordinated by the European police agency (Europol) the police agency reported... read more →
Five Armenians have been imprisoned in Belgium after being charged with corruption and money laundering, as part of a Belgian court investigation targeting a criminal organisation that specialises in the... read more →
The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.