Friday

19th Jan 2018

Ticker

Macron calls again on Erdogan to free journalist

French president Emmanuel Macron asked his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, for "the quick liberation and return to France" of journalist Loup Bureau. Bureau, 27, was arrested in July and charged for supporting terrorist groups after he went to report on Kurdish militia at the Syrian border. It is the second time Macron has spoken to Erdogan about the case since Bureau's release was denied.

Nato prepares to take in Macedonia

Macedonia to be invited into Nato as soon as it solves name dispute, but Russia-linked Greek nationalists could slow things down.

Opinion

Taking full benefit of supercomputers in Europe

Newly-announced financial help for so-called 'supercomputers' can help both EU member states, and small and medium-sized companies to grow - in fields such as health diagnostics, driverless cars and even earthquake predicting.

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