‘Black terror’ on rise in Hong Kong, official says

posted in: Far East, News

Mak Chin-ho, assistant commissioner of police operations in Hong Kong, displays a gasoline bomb confiscated during the weekend’s unauthorized assemblies, at a news conference at police headquarters in Wan Chai on Monday. [Photo/China Daily] After another weekend of destructive unrest, … Read More

Iran’s nuclear chief Salehi: We are running out of patience with EU

posted in: Middle East, News

“If we cannot sell our oil and we don’t enjoy financial transactions, then I don’t think keeping the deal will benefit us anymore.” Iran’s nuclear chief said on Tuesday he was warning the European Union’s top diplomat that Tehran’s patience … Read More

NATO summit, Brussels, 11-12/07/2018

From left to right: Mr Donald TUSK, President of the European Council; Mr Donald TRUMP, President of the United States of America. Shoot location: Bruxelles – BELGIUM Shoot date: 11/07/2018 Copyright: European Union This story is brought to you in association … Read More

EU to boost European defense industry but national view remains dominant

posted in: European Union, News

High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/ Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini (C-down) waits the start of the plenary session of the Informal meeting of defense ministers at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, … Read More

Tillerson gets chilly reception from European allies

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini address a joint news conference at the European Council in Brussels on Tuesday. (Francois Lenoir/Reuters)   BRUSSELS — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s trip to Europe, normally friendly … Read More