Nigerian village buries 45 after Boko Haram 'slaughter'

At least 45 people were killed in a Boko Haram reprisal attack on a village in northeastern Nigeria, the epicenter of the Islamists' five-year insurgency, the head of the local government and a military source said on Friday.

(c) Reuters I 21.11.2014

Iran still stalling as nuclear deadline looms: U.N. agency

Tehran has yet to explain away allegations it conducted atomic bomb research, the head of the U.N. nuclear agency said on Thursday, four days before a deadline for Iran and six world powers to reach a deal on the Iranian nuclear program.

(c) Reuters I 21.11.2014

One year after Euromaidan: 13 people dying every day

One year after the start of Ukraine's pro-Western revolution - the Euromaidan - people are dying every day in east Ukraine despite the 5 September "ceasefire" pact with Russia, a UN report says.

(c) EUobserver I 21.11.2014

Moscow warns Washington against sending arms to Ukraine

Russia warned the United States yesterday (20 November) against supplying arms to Ukrainian forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, hours before US Vice-President Joe Biden was due to arrive in Kyiv.

(c) EurActiv I 21.11.2014

Upcoming Latvian EU presidency slammed for anti-Russian bias

Russia protested today (21 November) statements by the Latvian ambassador to the EU for having made comments about Russian propaganda, at a public event highlighting the priorities of the upcoming Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

(c) EurActiv I 21.11.2014

Mexico missing students: Capital sees mass protests

Relatives of 43 missing Mexican students, who the authorities say were murdered by a drugs gang, lead mass protests in the capital city.

(c) BBC I 21.11.2014

Israel rejects EU states' appeal over razing militant homes

Israel has rejected an appeal by the five biggest members of the European Union not to raze the homes of Palestinians who carried out lethal attacks in Jerusalem, saying on Friday that the tactic was designed to deter further violence.

(c) Reuters I 21.11.2014

Obama unveils U.S. immigration reform, setting up fight with Republicans

President Barack Obama announced sweeping immigration reform, easing the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants and setting up a clash with Republicans.

(c) Reuters I 21.11.2014

North Korea responds to UN with nuclear test threat

North Korea threatens to conduct a nuclear test in response to a United Nations move towards a probe into the country's human rights violations.

(c) BBC I 20.11.2014

Supra-national border guard system on EU radar

The EU's new migration chief, Greek politician Dimitris Avramopoulos, wants to create a European system of border guards.

(c) EUobserver I 20.11.2014


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