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Εσχάτως, ιδιαίτερα μετά τα τελευταία καραγκιοζιλίκια του δημοψηφίσματος, της μεγάλης «κωλοτούμπας» και των εκλογών που επιβράβευσαν, για μια ακόμα φορά, τους καταστροφείς της οικονομίας και της χώρας, ενώ προσεγγίζουν πλησίστια τα πλέον καταστροφικά μέτρα και βαραίνει ο γεωπολιτικός ορίζοντας, πληθαίνουν οι αμφιβολίες και οι διερωτήσεις για το εάν «στέκει καλά», όχι πλέον το πολιτικό σύστημα και μόνο, αλλά και ο ίδιος ο λαός. Διαβάστε περισσότερα…
Greek FM Accuses Turkey of Cyprus Negotiations Breakdown. Research ships escorted by two warships are beginning the exploration of mineral resources in the EEZ of Cyprus
«Unfortunately, at the center … is Turkey’s refusal to see that the Republic of Cyprus is an independent and sovereign state, a member of the UN and the European Union, that exercises sovereignty and sovereign rights, in accordance with international law.
The exercising of these rights includes the maritime zones (EEZ) provided for by the Law of the Sea; more specifically, the Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf,» the statement said………………………EL ETHNOS…………………….EL AN
U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated Islamic State activity inside Syria, which has become “ground zero” for jihadists worldwide, President Barack Obama said in a CBS television interview broadcast on Sunday.
Conversely, the United States overestimated the ability of the Iraqi army to fight the militant groups, Obama said in a 60 Minutes interview taped on Friday, days after the U.S. president made his case at the United Nations for action.
UNGA: In address, Russia calls for Security Council probe of all aspects of terrorism. (2 video UN -En/Ru)
UN, 27 September 2014 – Calling for a comprehensive approach to terrorism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov took the General Assembly’s podium today to propose a United Nations Security Council enquiry into all aspects of the scourge in the Middle East and North Africa.
“The terrorist threat requires a comprehensive approach if we want to eradicate its root causes rather than be condemned to react to the symptoms,” he said on the fourth day of the 69th annual high-level meeting. “ISIL (the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant) is just a part of the problem……………….. EL AN……………………EL Ethnos
The British parliament voted on Friday in favor of UK airstrikes against ISIL (Islamic State) militants in Iraq as part of the international effort to curb the advance of the fundamentalist group across the Middle East.
A total of 524 lawmakers in the House of Commons voted ‘yes’ while only 43 were against the decision. The motion need at least 481 votes in support to be passed.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron said earlier Friday that the Islamic State group poses a serious threat to the country’s national interests as well as to the global security. …….. Διαβάστε περισσότερα…