Georgia has inaugurated a new president, 44-year-old philosopher and former university rector Giorgi Margvelashvili, who pledged to strengthen the former Soviet republic's ties with the west and maintain its ...
by Associated Press Tuesday, December 17 by The Associated Press, Associated Press - 9 December 2013 20:02-05:00 Today is Tuesday, Dec. 17, the 351st day of 2013. There are 14 days left in the year. Highlights in history on ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Europe News
German President Joachim Gauck will not represent his country at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, his office says. The announcement makes Gauck, a former pastor, the first major political figure to boycott the games, which will be held at ... FULL ARTICLE AT KSAT
The Black Sea is an inland sea bounded by Europe, Anatolia and the Caucasus and is ultimately connected to the Atlantic Ocean via the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas and various straits. The Bosphorus strait connects it to the Sea of Marmara, and the strait of the Dardanelles connects it to the Aegean Sea region of the Mediterranean. These waters separate eastern Europe and western Asia. The Black... Full Article At Wikipedia.org