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Paris attacks suspect captured in Belgium

The top suspect linked to the November 13 terror attacks in France has been arrested in Belgium, a Belgian minister said
March 18, 2016

Germany shuts diplomatic facilities in Turkey

German diplomatic missions and schools were closed in Turkey Thursday for security reasons.
March 17, 2016

Shots fired during Belgium anti-terror raid

Police in Belgium are hunting for a gunman after shots were fired in Brussels during an anti-terror raid linked to the November attacks in Paris, a spokesman for the federal prosecutors office said.
March 15, 2016

Thwarted helicopter hijacking linked with Greek militants

Greece's anti-terrorism squad is investigating the attempted hijacking of a helicopter by a woman armed with a gun that police have linked to a domestic militant anarchist group.
Watertown Public Opinion: February 22, 2016

Obama reaffirms religious liberty in first visit to US mosque

President Barack Obama, on his first visit to a U.S. mosque as president, says Americans "too often" conflate Islam with terrorism.
February 3, 2016

Extremist Islamist training ground in the Balkans

Threat of the Islamic State to Europe and likely presence of terrorist training camps
Ioannis Michaletos: January 27, 2016

Greece, Israel urge Turkey to join 'axis of good' against terrorism

Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos received his Israeli counterpart Moshe Ya'alon in Athens on Tuesday, for talks focusing on cooperation between Greece, Israel and Cyprus and the possibility of adding Bulgaria, Jordan and Egypt to a so-called "axis of good"
January 26, 2016

'Only together can we face terrorism and refugee crisis,' Pavlopoulos tells Duma

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Thursday highlighted the need for all countries to join together to meet the global challenges created by the refugee crisis and terrorism
January 14, 2016

Trends to Watch in 2016

Trends to watch for Southeast Europe in 2016.
Ioannis Michaletos: January 13, 2016

Turkey makes arrest in connection with Istanbul bombing

A Turkish official said Wednesday authorities had arrested one person in connection with the suicide bombing Tuesday in Istanbul that killed 10 people.
January 13, 2016