Merkel to ask Vucic about Nikolic’s gesture, too

All topics that Prime Minister is to talk about with German Chancellor Merkel to ask Vucic about Nikolic’s gesture, too

Belgrade Berlin is angry at Serbia President Tomislav Nikolic because of his meeting with the Duma President Sergey Naryshkin. That shall no doubt be talked about during Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic’s visit to Germany.

Erdoğan has to see this movie

What if Russia gets upset by energy pipelines through Turkey to Europe and decides to hit the US in an attack staged in Pennsylvania? Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdoğan has not sent any of his ministers to this year’s American-Turkish Council (ATC) conference; no such thing has happened in many years.

Obama Reassures Jittery East Europe Allies

On a four-day trip to Europe, US President Barack Obama has assured Poland and its Eastern European neighbours that America remains committed to their security.

Amid concern in the region over the wider strategic implications of Russian involvement in the crisis in Ukraine, Obama said: “As friends and allies we stand united together.”

Paşabahçe starts talks to acquire French glass household good firm

Şişecam, Turkey’s biggest glassmaker, has said its Paşabahçe unit, which makes tableware and home furnishings, has started talks to acquire shares in Arc International, a French household goods maker.

In a filing to the Istanbul Stock Exchange, Şişecam stated that Paşabahçe had signed a non-disclosure agreement regarding the non-binding talks.