• Poroshenko: vote according to conscience

    Poroshenko: vote according to conscience

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to vote according one's conscience in Sunday's parliamentary elections. - Vote for money is now a criminal offense. Measuring your vote in hryvnias means selling your Homeland - he said in a statement.

  • Kurds retake Zumar in northen Iraq

    Kurds retake Zumar in northen Iraq

    Kurds retook on Saturday city of Zumar in northern Iraq. The Iraqi security forces seized most of Jurf al-Sakhar, 60 km south of Baghdad. The US and its allies continued raids on IS positions.

  • 4922 people died from ebola

    4922 people died from ebola

    Death toll from ebola rose to 4,922 cases in eight countries - said World Health Organization on Sunday. 10,141 people are infected with virus. Ebola reached Mali, where a two-year-old girl died on Friday.

  • Anti-government demonstration in Rome

    Anti-government demonstration in Rome

    Big anti-government demonstration passed through the streets of Rome on Saturday. Protesters from the Italy's largest union wants to change labour market reforms proposed by PM Matteo Renzi. The turnout for the rally was put at up to one million.

  • Suspicious packets in Istanbul consulates

    Suspicious packets in Istanbul consulates

    25 people on Saturday were under medical observation after several consulates in Istanbul received packets with unidentified yellow powder. The packages went to consulates of the United States, Canada, France, Germany and Belgium.