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Amal Clooney accuses Turkey of hypocrisy on freedom of speech in Armenian genocide trial

The human rights lawyer, representing Armenia, criticised Turkey's double standards on freedom of expression
The Telegraph: January 28, 2015

Russia considers condemning "annexation" of East Germany

The speaker of the Russian Duma has asked a parliamentary committee to study a proposal to condemn the reunification of Germany in 1990.
The Killeen Daily Herald: January 28, 2015

Islam in Austria with a pan-European focus

Austria will play a central role concenring the overall Islamist movement in Europe in the coming years, owning to its location and existing presence of Islamist networks
Ioannis Michaletos: January 24, 2015

Real Madrid top football rich list for 10th year running

Real Madrid has matched its 10th triumph as champions of Europe by topping the Deloitte football rich list for a 10th straight year.
BBC: January 22, 2015

OCCRP: Putin Is Corruption's 'Person of the Year'

A Europe-based investigative journalists’ group that follows organized crime and corruption in government has issued a report naming Russian President Vladimir Putin its "2014 Person of the Year."
January 21, 2015

In rare move, Turkish president convenes cabinet

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan convened a Cabinet meeting in a rare move Monday, raising concerns among critics of a power grab from what was once a largely ceremonial position.
January 19, 2015

Analysts: Terror suspect's escape via Turkey raises suspicions

Turkish officials are facing criticism after a female terror suspect sought by French police after the attacks in Paris entered Turkey shortly before the attacks and traveled from there to Syria.
January 16, 2015

Turkey investigating newspaper for publishing Charlie Hebdo cartoon

Turkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into a national newspaper for publishing extracts from the latest edition of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
January 16, 2015

EU MPs to Warn Turkey on Press Freedom

The European Parliament is preparing to formally warn Turkey against violating press freedom, rebuking its government for last month’s arrests and detention of dozens of journalists who have criticized Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his ruling Justice and Development Party.
January 13, 2015

Turkish violations keep Greece on standby

Despite recent meetings with top-ranking Turkish government officials and the mutual expression of good intentions from both sides, Greek authorities remain on standby following a spike in violations of Greek air space
eKathimerini: January 11, 2015