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Macedonian police fire stun grenades after protesters storm parliament

Macedonian police fire stun grenades after protesters storm parliament Thu, 27 Apr, 2017

Macedonian police fired stun grenades on Thursday evening to disperse protesters outside the parliament and clear the way for the evacuation of lawmakers still in the building.
Merkel, May draw Brexit battle lines

Merkel, May draw Brexit battle lines Thu, 27 Apr, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday accused the other 27 EU countries of lining up to oppose Britain over Brexit after Germany's Angela Merkel said the UK should have no "illusions" over the exit process.
Hollande urges French voters to block Le Pen

Hollande urges French voters to block Le Pen Mon, 24 Apr, 2017

 French President Francois Hollande on Monday urged voters to reject far-right leader Marine Le Pen in next month's presidential runoff against pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron.
France votes for new president amid high security

France votes for new president amid high security Sun, 23 Apr, 2017

France voted Sunday under heavy security in the first round of the most unpredictable presidential election in decades, with the outcome seen as vital for the future of the beleaguered European Union.
Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest

Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest Sat, 22 Apr, 2017

Venezuela braced for new marches Saturday against President Nicolas Maduro, after the death toll climbed to 20 in three weeks of violence at protests demanding the leftist leader's ouster.
Venezuelan protests against government leave two students dead

Venezuelan protests against government leave two students dead Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

Two Venezuelan students died on Wednesday after being shot during protests against unpopular leftist President Nicolas Maduro, increasing turmoil in the volatile nation amid a brutal economic crisis.
Britain's May wins parliament's backing for June 8 snap election

Britain's May wins parliament's backing for June 8 snap election Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May won parliament's backing for an early election on Wednesday, a vote she said would strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union and help heal divisions in Britain.
British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand

British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand Tue, 18 Apr, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying she needed to strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union by bolstering support for her Brexit plan.
Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll

Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll Mon, 17 Apr, 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday angrily rejected criticism by international monitors of a referendum granting him extra powers that was disputed by the opposition and exposed bitter divisions in the country.
Turkey's Kurds vote in key referendum battleground

Turkey's Kurds vote in key referendum battleground Sun, 16 Apr, 2017

 Hoping above all for peace after months of violence as well as fair representation, Turkey's Kurds on Sunday voted in a key referendum whether to expand President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers.
Basque group ETA hands over tons of weapons to France

Basque group ETA hands over tons of weapons to France Sat, 08 Apr, 2017

The Basque separatist group ETA on Saturday gave French authorities a list of eight caches where police found weapons, ammunition and explosives — a crucial move toward disarmament and a definitive end to its decades-long violent struggle to carve out a homeland on the French-Spanish border.

Venezuelan opposition, security forces clash in anti-Maduro protest

Venezuelan opposition, security forces clash in anti-Maduro protest Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Venezuelan opposition protesters and security officers clashed on Thursday as the country's fragmented opposition gained new impetus against a socialist government it blames for the country's social and economic collapse.
Serbs protest for 4th day against powerful president-elect

Serbs protest for 4th day against powerful president-elect Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Several thousand mostly young people have marched in Serbia's capital and several other cities to protest the election of powerful Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic as the country's new president.
Clashes as Venezuelans protest in political crisis

Clashes as Venezuelans protest in political crisis Tue, 04 Apr, 2017

Protesters clashed with police in Venezuela Tuesday as the opposition mobilized against moves to tighten President Nicolas Maduro's grip on power.
Paraguay president calls for talks after riots

Paraguay president calls for talks after riots Mon, 03 Apr, 2017

Paraguay's conservative President Horacio Cartes reached out to his opponents Monday for talks after a bid to lift a ban on him seeking re-election sparked deadly riots.

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Who Needs Dysfunction in the Balkans?

Foreign Affairs, a respected American foreign policy magazine, published in December 2016 an article under the title Dysfunction in the ...

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