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EU to seek more Turkish help in Islamic State fight

EU to seek more Turkish help in Islamic State fight

Dec 07, – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn and Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Christos Stylianides will travel to Turkey on Monday and Tuesday in one of the highest-profile EU visits in years. The European Union will press Turkey to cooperate more closely in the fight against Islamic State and urge it […]

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Chemical watchdog to deploy second team to Syria

Chemical watchdog to deploy second team to Syria

Oct 08, –  The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons “will deploy a second team of inspectors for the mission in Syria,” it said in a statement. “That will augment the advance team of OPCW experts, who have been in Syria since October 1 conducting verification and destruction activities,” it said, without providing further […]

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Cyprus’ parliament voted in favour of international bailout

Cyprus’ parliament voted in favour of international bailout

May 1, AP – The bailout passed 29-27 on Tuesday in Cyprus, finalizing the terms stipulated by the European Union and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in order to receive billions in emergency funds. Cyprus’ parliament has voted in favor of a bailout from international lenders whose agreement terms have upset worried Cypriots. As part […]

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