Moldovan president threatens to dissolve deadlocked parliament (22.05.2019)

President Igor Dodon warned he could dissolve parliament and call for new elections because MPs have not been able to reach a consensus on forming a governing majority since polls in February.

Ukraine’s president calls new parliamentary election (21.05.2019)

Ukraine’s new president on Tuesday formally ordered Ukraine’s parliament to dissolve and called an early election for July, hoping to ride the wave of his electoral success to get his supporters into parliament.

EUAM Ukraine: Council extends mission and approves budget increase (13.05.2019)

Today, the Council extended the mandate of the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) in Ukraine until 31 May 2021. It also approved a budget of € 54 million for the next two years, an increase of more than 25%, which reflects the intensification of the mission's activities, including through the...

New President calls for 'reconciliation' during inauguration ceremony (12.05.2019)

Stevo Pendarovski has been inaugurated as the new president of North Macedonia, calling for "reconciliation" in a deeply divided society.

"We are now years away from Kosovo solution" (09.05.2019)

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic stressed on Thursday that Belgrade and Pristina are years away from any possible solution for the Kosovo problem.

Kosovo MPs draft resolution accusing Serbia of genocide (08.05.2019)

A Kosovo parliamentary commission approved a draft resolution accusing Serbia of committing genocide against ethnic Albanians during the 1998-99 war, although experts questioned whether it has any practical purpose.

Turkey drills for gas in Cyprus' waters, prompting EU outcry (06.05.2019)

The EU and US have urged Turkey to stop drilling for gas in Cyprus' maritime zone - but Ankara has told its allies it would do so anyway.

Zelenskiy declared winner of presidential election in Ukraine (30.04.2019)

Ukraine's Central Election Commission has formally declared Volodymyr Zelenskiy the winner of the country's presidential election, releasing final results from the April 21 runoff vote.