NATO launched a large-scale cyber defense exercise this week in Tallinn, Estonia, the security organization said Wednesday.

The Finnish Finance Ministry has cancelled the release of a special coin designed to celebrate the country's centenary of independence.

Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said Wednesday that it has detained two supporters of the Islamic State (IS) in the country's Far East region.

Plastic is harming oceans more than anything else, European Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella said at an informal meeting of Environment Ministers on Wednesday.

Bulgarian law enforcement authorities have seized 214 kg of heroin at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint near the country's southeastern border with Turkey, Bulgaria Customs said Wednesday in a statement.