Παρασκευή, 30 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Οι Τσάμηδες και πάλι στο προσκήνιο

Οι Τσάμηδες και πάλι στο επίκεντρο, όπως αποκάλυψε ο Αυστριακός επίτροπος Γιοχάνες Χαν, Ελλάδα και Αλβανία βρίσκονται σε διαπραγματεύσεις για διευθέτηση σειρά ζητημάτων, μεταξύ άλλων και το θέμα της Τσαμουριάς.

Bulgaria bans full-face Islamic veil

Bulgaria's parliament approved on Friday legislation outlawing face-covering Islamic veils in public, joining a small number of EU countries as debate rages across Europe about religious freedoms.

The law "bans wearing in public clothing that partially or completely covers the face," referring to the burqa or the more common niqab.

Saudi warns of 'serious consequences' over US 9/11 bill

Saudi Arabia's foreign ministry condemned the passage of a U.S. law that would allow families of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks to sue the kingdom for damages, calling it a matter of "great concern" in a statement on Thursday.

Πέμπτη, 29 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Hungarians set to reject EU refugee quota plan in a referendum

Hungarians are poised to reject the EU's troubled refugee quota plan in a referendum on Sunday, potentially further boosting the European clout of fiercely anti-migrant Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

EU refugee relocation scheme unlikely to complete as planned

The European Union (EU) looks unlikely to be able to complete its plan to relocate 160,000 refugees from Greece and Italy by September 2017, as figures released on Wednesday show that only 5,651 refugees have been relocated by far.

Τετάρτη, 28 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

DNA Study Finds Aboriginal Australians are Oldest Civilization in the World

Australia has one of the longest histories of continuous human occupation outside Africa. But who exactly were the first people to settle there? Such a question has obvious political implications and has been hotly debated for decades.

Νέα ευρήματα έφερε στο φως η ενάλια αρχαιολογική έρευνα στη Δήλο

Ολοκληρώθηκε η ενάλια αρχαιολογική έρευνα στη Δήλο, φέρνοντας στο φως ένα μεγάλο μέρος των λιμενικών εγκαταστάσεων, που εξασφάλιζαν παντοιοτρόπως την προστασία του νησιού, καθώς και ένα μεγάλο τμήμα σημαντικών κτιρίων, τα οποία δεν ήταν μέχρι σήμερα γνωστά.

Over half Ukrainians oppose severing relations with Russia. Russia currently has no ambassador in Kiev

More than half of Ukrainians did not support severing relations between their country and Russia, a recent opinion poll showed Tuesday.

Τρίτη, 27 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

US owes blacks reparations over slavery: UN experts

The United States should give African Americans reparations for slavery, UN experts said Tuesday, warning that the country had not yet confronted its legacy of "racial terrorism."

Merkel: EU cannot close doors to Muslim refugees

Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed Tuesday that EU member states should provide shelter for refugees fleeing terror and civil war, irrespective of their religion or faith.

L'UE va "suspendre" les Farc de sa liste d'organisations terroristes

L'UE a décidé de "suspendre" les Farc de sa liste des organisations terroristes à la suite de la signature de l'accord de paix entre les guérilleros et le gouvernement de Colombie, a annoncé lundi la chef de la diplomatie européenne Federica Mogherini.

United States Can No Longer Act as Policeman for the Planet - Donald Trump

The United States can no longer act as the policeman of the world, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said at the first US presidential debate.

Σάββατο, 24 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Όποιος κατηγορεί το Υπουργείο Παιδείας για έλλειψη καινοτομίας είναι σίγουρα απαράδεκτος.

Διότι για να μας πει ένας Υπουργός ότι η Γενοκτονία και η Εκκλησία δεν πρέπει να υπάρχουν, είναι όντως μια καινοτομία και μάλιστα βαρβαρότητας.

United States: 4 Dead in Shooting at Mall North of Seattle in Northwestern US

Authorities in Washington State say four people have been killed during a shooting at a mall north of Seattle and that at least one suspect remains at large.

Παρασκευή, 23 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

UN rights chief slams FYROM for migrant detentions

The UN rights chief on Friday (Sep 23) voiced deep concern over FYROM [*]'s "systematic policy" of detaining and expelling migrants, criticising especially the widespread detention of migrant children.

UN chief slams deadly airstrikes in Yemeni port city. At least 25 people have been killed and 70 others wounded

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday condemned the multiple airstrikes by the Saudi Arabia-led coalition on Sept. 21 in the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah, Yemen, which killed and injured dozens of people, including children and women.

Πέμπτη, 22 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Deport migrants to camps outside EU, Hungarian PM says

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Thursday that migrants who have entered the EU illegally should be deported to camps outside the bloc, such as on an island, or on the north African coast.

North Carolina: Charlotte hit with second night of violence

One person was shot dead on Wednesday in a second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, officials said, as police in riot gear fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse a demonstration against the fatal police shooting of a black man who officers said had refused their orders to drop a handgun.

Τρίτη, 20 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Νέα ευρήματα από το Ναυάγιο των Αντικυθήρων

Ναυάγιο των Αντικυθήρων
Η επιστημονική ομάδα της Εφορείας Εναλίων Αρχαιοτήτων και του Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), η οποία ερευνά το Ναυάγιο των Αντικυθήρων, ολοκλήρωσε μία δεύτερη ανασκαφική αποστολή.

Κυριακή, 18 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Almost 30 percent of French Muslims reject secular laws, new poll finds

Just under 30 percent of France’s 3 to 4 million Muslims reject the country’s secular laws, according to an Ifop poll published by the French weekly Journal du Dimanche.

Relations entre le polisario et les terroristes

Même si certains sont encore dupes quant à la réalité des relations entre le polisario et les terroristes, les faits avérés sont de plus en plus nombreux et ils prouvent bien sûr ce que certains soupçonnaient. Le polisario ne confère pas seulement un soutien passif. Il est directement impliqué via les narcotrafiquants.

Παρασκευή, 16 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

EU Wants to Stop Illegal Migration, Improve Situation on Ground - Merkel

EU Wants to Stop Illegal Migration, Improve Situation on Ground
The European Union is going to stop or at least to reduce illegal migration and wants to fight the roots of the problem, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday after an informal meeting of EU leaders in Bratislava.

Children as young as 14 to be charged as adults under new Australian counter-terror laws

Children as young as 14 years of age will be charged as adults, while convicted terrorists who serve out their sentences in prison could be kept in preventative detention, under new counter-terror laws introduced into Australian Parliament on Thursday.

Πέμπτη, 15 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

UN chief: Netanyahu ethnic cleansing remark 'unacceptable and outrageous'

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday took a swipe at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying it was "unacceptable and outrageous" to claim that opposition to settlements was tantamount to ethnic cleansing.

Half voters think Clinton gives false health information

As Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign was scrambling to quell speculations about the U.S. Democratic candidate's health, a survey released on Wednesday found half of registered voters believe that Clinton gave false information about her health to the public.

Κυριακή, 11 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Filipinos hold celebrations to mark 99th birthday of late dictator Marcos

Supporters of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos on Sunday celebrated the 99th birthday of the late dictator amid controversy over his proposed hero's burial, an epa journalist reports.

United States marks 15th anniversary of 9/11

The United States marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Sunday with solemn services to commemorate the victims of the deadliest terror strikes on US soil, which changed the world forever.

Finland reconsiders already granted asylum rights

The Finnish Immigration Authority (Migri) has started to arrange new interviews for those already accepted as refugees in Finland, media reported on Saturday.

Τρίτη, 6 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016

Greek volunteers awarded top UN humanitarian honour for efforts with migrants and refugees

A Greek human rights activist and a Greek volunteer rescue team Efi Latsoudi and the Hellenic Rescue Team (HRT) – have been jointly awarded this year’s Nansen Refugee Award for their efforts to aid refugees arriving in Greece during 2015.

300 million Chinese suffering from 'hidden hunger,' academic says

"At present, 2 billion people around the world are suffering from 'hidden hunger,' and the number in China is 300 million," said Wan Jianmin, an academic with the Chinese Academy of Engineering, during a lecture on Sept. 1.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.