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World - Region
2/15/2024 10:24:26 PM
Kuwait dissolved parliament on Thursday after a protracted stalemate between cabinet ministers and lawmakers dragged on despite the accession of a new emir in December.

World - War in Ukraine
12/26/2023 6:51:52 PM
The Turkish parliament's committee on Tuesday approved Sweden's bid to join NATO, an opposition lawmaker told AFP, clearing another hurdle for the Nordic country's accession to the US-led defence organisation.

World - War in Ukraine
11/4/2023 2:35:13 PM
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen arrived in Kyiv on Saturday to discuss Ukraine's accession to the EU with Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelenksy.

World - Region
9/16/2023 6:16:31 PM
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that Turkey may part ways with the European Union, implying that the country is thinking about ending its bid to join the 27-nation bloc.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
7/28/2023 4:32:00 PM
Uncertainty surrounding Ukraine’s accession to NATO and an unsuccessful counterattack in the war against Russia have led to frustration in Kyiv.

World - Region
3/30/2023 11:31:41 PM
Turkey’s parliament on Thursday ratified Finland’s application to join NATO, lifting the last hurdle in the way of the Nordic country’s long-delayed accession into the Western military alliance.

World - International
2/28/2023 4:42:02 PM
NATO membership for Finland and Sweden is “a top priority,” the military alliance's chief Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday, urging members Turkey and Hungary to urgently ratify the Nordic countries’ accession.

World - Region
2/27/2023 10:39:49 AM
Turkey said on Monday that NATO accession talks with Sweden and Finland would be held next month, after being postponed in January over a row about protests held in Stockholm.

World - War in Ukraine
2/18/2023 5:23:56 PM
Finland's defense minister said Saturday that his country will join NATO without waiting for Sweden if its Nordic neighbor's accession is held up by the Turkish government.

World - War in Ukraine
1/31/2023 7:44:46 PM
Hungary accused Sweden of "stupidity" Tuesday over an extremist incident in Stockholm that led Turkey to suspend NATO accession talks with the Nordic country and its neighbour Finland.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
9/15/2022 4:49:47 PM
EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen was in Kyiv Thursday to work out a roadmap with the war-torn country for its long-standing aspiration of joining the European Union.

World - International
9/10/2022 1:14:06 PM
Charles became king immediately upon the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, on Thursday. He was officially proclaimed King Charles III on Saturday during a ceremony at St. James's Palace in London, and many more formal steps will follow until his coronation, which may not come for months.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
7/5/2022 9:43:40 AM
The 30 NATO allies are set to sign off on the accession protocols for Sweden and Finland on Tuesday, sending the membership bids of the two nations to the alliance capitals for legislative approvals.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
6/30/2022 7:41:41 PM
Just two days after agreeing to lift deal-breaking objections to Sweden and Finland's NATO accession, Turkey's leader warned Thursday that Ankara could still block the process if the two countries fail to fully meet his expectations.

War in Ukraine - Military
3/11/2022 5:55:27 PM
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky said Friday the European Union "should do more" for his embattled country, a day after EU leaders doused its hopes of quick accession to the bloc.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
3/10/2022 9:18:12 PM
EU leaders doused Ukraine's hopes Thursday of quickly gaining European Union membership, as they met to urgently address the fallout of Russia's invasion of its pro-Brussels neighbour.

World - Region
10/17/2021 5:13:39 PM
Palestine late on Saturday welcomed the efforts to prevent the immediate accession of Israel as an observer state in the African Union (AU).

World - International
2/15/2020 1:53:00 PM

Egypt - Politics
6/13/2019 5:38:06 PM

World - Region
3/2/2019 9:00:29 PM
For all intents and purposes, Turkish aspirations for accession to the EU are blocked, to the eminent chagrin of Erdogan

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