Showing posts with label International. Show all posts
Showing posts with label International. Show all posts

January 30 - Indian navy rescues two boats from Somali pirates in one day

 


Jan 30, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 New Delhi.

The Indian navy rescued two Iranian fishing vessels that had been hijacked by Somali pirates in one day, India's defence ministry said on Tuesday.

January 29 - Iran FM in Pakistan for talks after tit-for-tat air strikes


Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian's visit to Pakistan comes as the neighbours seek to de-escalate after cross-border strikes threatened relations

Jan 29, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Islamabad.

 Iran's foreign minister was in Pakistan for talks Monday, as both nations sought to ease tensions after deadly cross-border strikes threatened diplomatic relations.

January 29 - Nuland visits Turkey - They are dangerously arming the region

 


Jan 29, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Acting US Deputy Secretary of State Victoria Nuland will travel to Turkey on a two-day visit from January 28 to 29, the Serbian media write.

January 28 - Armenia invites Azerbaijan to sign non-aggression pact

 


Jan 28, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Baku.

Armenia invited Azerbaijan to sign a non-aggression pact if the process of signing a peace treaty takes too long, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan said, Trend reports.

January 27 - Egypt is a key country in managing irregular migration: Greek Minister of Migration and Asylum

 


Greek Minister of Migration and Asylum Dimitris Kairidis while conducting the interview with Ahram Online reporter.

Jan 27, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Cairo/Athens

Greek Minister of Migration and Asylum Dimitris Kairidis spoke to Ahram Online about the current cooperation between his country and Egypt and the priorities and challenges for Greece.

January 25 - "They were waiting to get food", Hamas: Israel killed 20 people in Gaza

 


Jan 25, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

The Ministry of Health of the Palestinian Islamic group  Hamas  has accused Israel of killing 20 people who were waiting in line at the exit of Gaza City to receive humanitarian aid. 

January 24 - British Intelligence: Reports suggest property confiscation in Russia for criticizing the war

 


Jan 24, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

The State Duma of the Russian Federation (lower house) discussed a bill on January 22nd regarding the arrest of financial assets, including property, of residents of Russia openly criticizing the Russian army and the "special military operation."

January 23 - Libyan Tribes Protest Against UN

 


Jan 23, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

The Libyan Tribal Union held a protest on Sunday, in front of the United Nations Mission (UNSMIL) headquarters in Tripoli.

January 23 - Why is the US Reluctant to Sell Fifth-Gen F-35 Fighter Aircraft to Its Close Arab Allies?

 

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Jan 24, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Despite blessed with wealth and abundance of petro-dollar, the air forces of Gulf Arab countries, especially Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Qatar, have yet to be equipped with fifth-generation fighter jets such as the F-35.

 

January 21 - Putin to visit Egypt for laying foundation of Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant’s 4th reactor: Kremlin

 


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Jan 21, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to visit Egypt to participate in laying the foundation for the fourth reactor in the Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant, the Kremlin in Moscow announced on Friday.

January 20 - Egypt, Malta discuss cooperation to boost electricity sector

 


Jan 20, 2024.  Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Cairo.

Egypt and Malta have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on various aspects including electricity, energy supply diversification and security, research and innovation in energy, and energy efficiency in the public and private sectors.

 

January 20 - First Turkish Astronaut Launched to International Space Station

 


Jan 20, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 Turkey’s first astronaut, Alper Gezeravci, took off on Thursday night with the AX-3 (Axion Mission 3) crew to the International Space Station from Kennedy Air Force Base in Florida, USA. 

January 19 - Islamist group chants 'long live Sharia' slogan at Istanbul courthouse

 


Jan 19, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 

A Turkish court on Jan. 16 ordered the release of Ahmet Bostancı, who was previously arrested for "insulting Mustafa Kemal Atatürk" after leaving a mosque in protest against prayers for Atatürk on his death anniversary and "making insulting social media posts."

January 13 – Turkey ready for cooperation in unleashing Libya's energy potential - minister

 


Jan 13, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 

Turkey 's energy minister on Saturday highlighted Libya's potential in oil and gas, reaffirming Ankara's readiness to collaborate with countries and firms to help Libya use this potential.

January 13 – Fostering Armenia-EU Relations: Greek Foreign Minister's Significant Visit to Armenia

 


Jan 13, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 

On January 10, George Gerapetritis, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece, visited Armenia, the Press Office of the Armenian Foreign Ministry reported.

January 11 - Turkish, Somali foreign ministers meet in Ankara for talks

 


Jan 11, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan hosted Somalia's acting Foreign Minister Ali Mohamed Omar for talks in the capital Ankara on Thursday.

January 11 - Iran's surrogacy market booms amid economic hardship

 


Jan 11, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

A report published in Iran on Wednesday revealed the growing trend of womb renting, or surrogacy, in the country amid cries about human rights violation.

 

January 11 - France restarts coal-fired power plant due to cold snap

 


Jan 11, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Due to a cold snap, France has temporarily restarted a coal-fired power plant in the north-east, near the German border.

January 9 - Saudi Arabia, Kosovo agree to exempt residency visa for diplomatic and special passport holders

 


Jan 9, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Jeddah.

Saudi Arabia and Kosovo have signed an agreement for the mutual exemption from short-term residency visas for holders of diplomatic and special passports.

January 9 - 16.9 Million Ukrainians in Need of Humanitarian Aid

 


Jan 9, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Matthew Saltmarsh, spokesperson for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), confirmed on Tuesday that about 16.9 million people in Ukraine urgently need humanitarian support.