Alahednews Alahednews Serbian Politician Gunned Down in Kosovo, Attack Called Terror Act A Kosovo Serb politician has been shot dead outside his party headquarters. Belgium: Building Collapses After Explosion, Terrorism Ruled Out An explosion injured up to 20 people when it tore through three adjacent residential buildings in the Belgian city of Antwerp on Monday evening, local Mogherini: EU to Remain Cuba’s «Reliable» Partner After US Policy Shift EU’s foreign policy chief said that the bloc’s ties with Cuba would remain, slamming US policy shift. Norway Suspends Arms, Ammo Exports to UAE amid War in Yemen Norway suspended exports of munitions and arms to the United Arab Emirates Belgium, Netherlands Exchange Territories in the New Year A new Dutch-Belgian border deal has come into force, putting an end to a 30-year territorial dispute between the two countries. Russia, Turkey Sign S-400 Air Defense System Deal Turkish media reported that Moscow and Ankara have signed S-400 sir defense deal. EU President: Our Position on Al-Quds Stays the Same EU leaders rejected the contentious US decision to recognize al-Quds as ‘Israel’s’ ’capital.’ EU’s Mogherini: Czech Not to Move Embassy to Al-Quds EU’s Mogherini said Czech Republic has no intention of moving its embassy in ’Israel’ to al-Quds. EU Parl’t Renews Call For Arms Embargo the Day after Theresa May Visits Saudi Arabia The European Parliament renewed its call for an EU-wide arms embargo against Saudi Arabia. EU Parliament Recommends Banning Saudi Arms Sales Members of the EU Parliament voted in favor of a resolution that bans selling weapons to Saudi Arabia. EU: Daesh Remains Threat Despite Loss Of «Caliphate» The recent loss of its so-called ’caliphate’ will cripple Daesh but it still remains a threat. EU-Turkey in «Final Stage» of Talks on Visa-Free Travel The issue of visa-free entry to the EU for Turkish citizens will be resolved soon. Gunfire Reported As Georgian Officials Conduct Tbilisi ‘Counterterrorism Operation’ Security forces in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, are conducting a security operation against gunmen in a residential area on the outskirts of the cit US Warns of Christmas Terror Threat in Europe The US updated its advice to travelers heading for Europe, warning of an increased terrorist threat over the Christmas and New Year holiday season. EU Chief Says Hariri’s Return Urgent, Warns Saudi Arabia The EU said that the resigned PM Hariri should return to Beirut and warned Saudi Arabia against meddling in Lebanon’s internal affairs. NATO Wants Europe’s Civilian Infrastructure Ready for War NATO needs civilian infrastructure in Europe to meet its growing military requirements. Scottish Parliament Evacuated after Suspicious Packages Sent Scottish Parliament evacuated after 3 suspicious packages sent to Tory offices. NATO Chief Calls N Korea «Global Threat» During Japan Visit NATO chief called North Korea a ’global threat’ and said he backed tighter sanctions against it. EU Under Mounting Pressure to Ban Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia The European Union is under mounting pressure from MEPs to ban arms sales to Saudi Arabia in response to the Gulf state’s bombing campaign in Yemen EU Chief Says It’s ‘Up to London’ How Brexit Ends European Union’s President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday that the outcome of fraught Brexit talks was ’up to London’. EU Vows to Protect Iran Deal as Agreement is in Limbo Helga Schmid said ’there is no alternative to the agreement, there is definitely no way to renegotiate [the Iran deal].’ EU Leaders Voice Frustration on UK Brexit Position, Money EU leaders meeting this week in Brussels are still unsure what Britain wants from Brexit. Danish Pension Fund Blacklists Four ’Israeli’ Companies Danish pension fund blacklisted four ’Israeli’ companies linked to settlements. EU Defends Iran Deal: US Decision Might Lead to Military Confrontation The EU Monday reaffirmed its support for a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers despite sharp criticism of the accord by US President. EU Leaders Speak Out After Trump Threatens Iran Nuke Deal EU leaders defend Iran nuclear deal, while Saudi Arabia and ’Israel’ hailed Trump’s stance.