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The National Agency on Corruption Prevention of Ukraine Has Launched a Database of Foreign Components in the Weaponry of Russia and Iran

The National Agency on Corruption Prevention (NACP) has announced the world’s first open database of foreign components found in Russian and Iranian weapons. This information is available on the agency’s official website. “The whole democratic and civilized world must unite around non-proliferation of its technologies to aggressors. Only...

Spain Contemplates Restrictions on Short-Distance Flights

In Spain, the government may impose restrictions on short-distance domestic flights, according to a coalition agreement between the Socialist Workers’ Party, led by Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, and the far-left party Sumar, as reported by Politico. This initiative entails the cancellation of domestic flights...

Three Best Budget-Friendly European Cities to Visit This Year

Summer vacations are wonderful, but in autumn and winter, most of us also need a change of scenery. Fortunately, Europe offers many great cities where you can have a fantastic time on a limited budget. DiscoverCars.com has announced its annual ranking of the best places...

EU and G7 Collaborate on 12th Package of Sanctions Against Russia

The European Union will initiate consultations with its member states in the coming days regarding a new package of sanctions against Russia. This package, the twelfth since the start of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, will include a ban on Russian diamonds, further measures...

Europe’s Largest Web Summit Over Israel Criticism

Paddy Cosgrave, the head of Web Summit, criticized Western support for Israel on social media following Hamas attacks, the killing of Israeli civilians, including children whose heads were severed by terrorists, and the capture of hundreds of hostages. Later, Cosgrave apologized on the Web Summit website...

Successful Experiment with a Four-Day Workweek Conducted in Spain

In the Spanish city of Valencia, an experiment with a four-day workweek took place. Over the course of a month, 360,000 local employees worked from Tuesday to Friday, with Saturday, Sunday, and an additional Monday off, as reported by El Pais. According to the final...

The 75th Frankfurt Book Fair Comes to An End in Germany

Today marks the last day of the 75th Frankfurt Book Fair, which began on October 18th. The forum has featured over 4,200 participants from 95 countries around the world, with the main theme being war. This information is reported on the official page of the Frankfurt...

Ukraine Has Returned Historical Artifacts Stolen by Russia

Ukraine has received 14 ancient artifacts, which were likely previously stolen by Russians from occupied territories. These cultural treasures were being illegally transported to the United States. This information was reported by the official page of the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine. “Ukraine...

Another Country, Norway, Will Pay Ukrainian Refugees €1500 for Returning Home

Citizens of Ukraine with collective protection status or residence permits in Norway can expect a one-time assistance from the Norwegian government in the amount of 17,500 Norwegian kroner (approximately €1,500) upon their return home. This information has been posted on the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration portal....

US Military Tests a Combat Robot Armed With a Grenade Launcher

American Marines conducted trials of a hybrid military system by attaching an educational version of the M72 anti-tank rocket launcher to the back of a robot dog. These tests, which took place in California in September, indicate a growing interest among the military in...

From 2024, New Train Services Will Connect European Capitals

Efforts to shift passengers from planes to trains for environmental reasons continue in Europe, and several exciting long-distance train routes are set to open across the continent in 2024. Travel Off Path highlights three highly anticipated international train routes in Europe: Paris to Berlin: For...

Unity Against Russian Aggression at UN General Assembly

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky called on nearly 200 world leaders to unite and create a global front against Russian aggression in his address to the United Nations General Assembly on the eve. This marked his first personal appeal to the global organization since Russia’s military...

Ukraine, Estonia, and Luxembourg Establish IT Coalition

During a meeting of the Ukraine Defence Contact Group (UDCG) on September 19th, the Ministers of Defence from Ukraine, Estonia, and Luxembourg initiated the launch of a new IT coalition under the framework of Ramstein. This is reported by Ukrainian Ministry of Defence. In total,...

Lithuania to Fund Rental Housing for Ukrainians

The Lithuanian branch of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) will cover the rental housing costs for Ukrainian refugees. Payments will be one-time, covering the first and last months of rent. It is reported by Vakaru Expresas. Research has shown that 73% of Ukrainians have...

Getting Stronger: The Impact of the Rising Dollar

The American dollar is climbing higher, strengthening against the euro and other European currencies. What does this mean? What will it influence? Is a cheaper euro or British pound a good thing? Over the past three months, by mid-September, the Dollar Index (DXY) has surged by...

Darkness, Take My Hand: 7 Eastern European Films Noir Worth Seeing

Just as the debates over Neil Jordan’s “Marlowe” and Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Copenhagen Cowboy” are settling down, a new season of “True Detective” with Jodie Foster in the lead role is on the horizon. Regardless of what anyone says, noir in all its forms remains highly sought after in today’s...

Europe on Fire

In early September, Russian UAVs violated Romanian airspace. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis emphasized that “the discovery by the Romanian authorities of new drone fragments on Romanian territory near the border with Ukraine… indicates an unacceptable violation of the airspace of Romania, a NATO member state, with...

Moldova to Extend State of Emergency Due to War in Ukraine

The Moldovan government has approved an extension of the state of emergency for an additional 60 days in response to the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine. This decision was reported by the Moldovan news portal TV8. Following the approval of the corresponding initiative at...

Ukraine Achieves Historic Success at the Invictus Games

Ukraine had its best-ever performance at the 2023 Invictus Games, winning a total of 34 medals, including 12 golds. This year, the Ukrainian team consisted of 25 athletes, the largest team in the history of their participation in the games. The 2023 Invictus Games...

The End of the War on Drugs

The global drug trafficking continues to grow despite the efforts to combat it. According to the World Drug Report 2023, illicit drug markets continue to expand. The supply of cocaine is growing, social media is making it easier to sell, and synthetic drugs – cheap...

The Weirdest Inventions of 2023

Inventions are one of the most wonderful products of humanity’s life on the planet. Seeking solutions to pressing problems, showing creativity and courage, dreamers all over the world bring their fantasies to life, sometimes provoking real revolutions in the lifestyle of millions of earthlings,...

Top 5 Famous People of Romania

Romania is an amazing country located in southeastern Europe. Here, you can enjoy sunny baths on the Black Sea coast, conquer mountain peaks, explore deep caves, and travel through the picturesque Danube Delta. Moreover, Romania will introduce you to its ancient history, fascinating traditions, and incredible...

Top 5 Cities to Visit in Estonia

Estonia, one of the three Baltic countries that are NATO members, traditionally captivates tourists with its strategic location and distinctive culture. Every year, more visitors come to Estonia to relax on the Baltic Sea coast, which is also bordered by the Gulf of Finland...

Record-Breaking 19 cm Hailstorm Hits Italy

In the village of Azzano Decimo in Northern Italy, a hailstorm with a diameter of 19 cm was discovered, making it the largest hail ever recorded in Europe. This information was reported by representatives of the European Severe Weather Database (ESWD). The hailstorm was found in...

Researchers from Harvard Claim to Have Discovered the “Elixir of Youth”

A group of anti-aging researchers from Harvard Medical School, led by David Sinclair, has uncovered chemical compounds that, according to scientists, can rejuvenate the human body in just four days. This breakthrough was revealed in a recently published study. The published data indicates that the aging...

AI Creates Cover for Glamour Bulgaria Magazine

The August issue of Glamour Bulgaria will feature a cover entirely generated by artificial intelligence (AI). According to reports, the magazine will become the first “high-profile” publication to create a cover without the classic photoshoot. The entire tasks were accomplished by the AI in...

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