An announced change in Serbia's energy agreement with Russia may enable Serbia to re-export Russian gas to Europe – although it will have to build new infrastructure to do so.
The European Union and Central Asian countries are now closer as never before. High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said so addressing the plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
With the recent German Coalition agreement in place, attention turns to Germany’s role in Europe.
Four years ago, on 18 March 2014, Russia took the final step to illegally occupy Crimea, a part of Ukraine's sovereign territory that Russia had recognised as such in several international treaties.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has highlighted the significance of regional cooperation.
China has a very special role to play for a safer world and for better global development, a senior official from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said.
Four Central Asian presidents met in Kazakhstan for the first regional summit in almost a decade, a sign of improving ties following the death of divisive Uzbek leader Islam Karimov in 2016.
Germany's parliament has confirmed Angela Merkel as the country's next leader. The conservative Merkel will govern in a grand coalition with the Social Democrats. But the vote margin was very tight - a mere 9 votes.
It is in Russia’s strategic interest to help hand back the Donbas to Ukraine.
In his statement on 12 January, President Trump made clear that he will not renew sanctions waivers on Iran unless what he sees as key flaws in the 2015 nuclear deal are fixed.