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To the west of Eurasia lays Europe, a region predisposed to division. It is surrounded on nearly all sides by islands and peninsulas that make it difficult for Europe to cohere. Europe is a continent riven by pockets of distinct cultures whose differences are all too often irreconcilable.


COVID-19 outbreak: Venice suspends carnival events as number of cases in Italy soar to...

Italian authorities announced on Sunday that events related to the famous Venice carnival would be stopped as the country became the first one in Europe to have a national...

Russia to ship first Pantsir-S1 air defense system to Serbia this week

The first of six Russian-made Pantsir-S1 air defense systems would be shipped to Serbia before the end of this week, Serbian TV reports. According to the report, Russian Defense Minister...

Shoigu Arrives In Belgrade To Strengthen Russia-Serbia Military Cooperation

By: Joaquin Flores The Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Army General Sergei Shoigu arrived today, February 17, on a working visit to Belgrade, where he will hold talks with his...

Pro-Assad group launches remembrance campaign for Qassem Soleimani in Italy

By Alex MacDonald A nationalist coalition has launched a campaign across Italy for slain Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, plastering his face on posters across the country. Social media users reacted...

Italy will buy 4 new U-212 NFS submarines

The Ministry of Defense, in concert with the Treasury and Economic Development, raised the funds for the acquisition (together with the technical-logistical support) of four U-212 NFS (Near Future...

Merkel successor Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer to quit after vote debacle

Angela Merkel's designated successor Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said she would quit her role as head of Germany's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) following a regional election debacle. Kramp-Karrenbauer, known by her initials...

Poland inks $4.6 billion contract for F-35 fighter jets

By Jaroslaw Adamowski   Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak has signed a contract worth $4.6 billion under which the country will acquire 32 F-35A Lightning II fighter jets from the United...

UK leaves European Union

The UK has officially left the European Union after 47 years of membership - and more than three years after it voted to do so in a referendum. The historic...

UK flags taken down at EU buildings in Brussels ahead of Brexit

Britain’s Union Jack was removed from lines of EU member state flags at the European Council and European Parliament buildings in Brussels on Friday evening ahead of the United...

UK PM Johnson plans ‘respectful’ Brexit celebration

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would be respectful in his celebrations on Friday when Britain leaves the European Union, mindful that Brexit still divides the...

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Russia’s embassy calls on London to stop dangerous provocations about Ukraine

Russia’s embassy in the UK has urged the British Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office to stop dangerous rhetorical provocations about Ukraine, explaining anti-Russian propaganda...

Ukraine receives second batch of U.S. weapons in Russian stand-off

Ukraine's Defence Minister Oleksii Reznikov said on Sunday the country had received a second consignment of weapons from the United States as part of...

German navy chief resigns over controversial comments on Putin, Crimea

Germany's navy chief stepped down on Saturday after drawing criticism for saying Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved respect and that Kyiv would never winback...

Baltic nations to ship Washington-endorsed arms to Ukraine

The Baltic nations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania plan to send U.S.-made anti-tank and anti-aircraft missiles to Ukraine, a move that the United States...

Qatar and US talk gas supplies as Russia threatens Ukraine

The talks with Qatar and some EU nations have focused on new ways to secure alternative seaborne liquefied natural gas cargoesOfficials are concerned that...