Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Wednesday that Russian air strikes in Syria were weakening the fight against Islamic State and warned that Turkey would not compromise on border security after Russian warplanes violated its air space. Russian aircraft twice entered Turkish air space at the weekend and Turkey says an unidentified MIG-29 harassed its jets on Monday, prompting the foreign ministry to summon the Russian ambassador three times in protest.
Volkswagen has temporarily suspended deliveries of its Caddy transporter van in Sweden in the wake of investigations over rigged emissions tests, the company said on Wednesday. Marcus Thomasfolk, head of information at Volkswagen Group Sweden, said customers would still be able to order the van but there would be no deliveries until an update of the Euro 5 diesel engine has been carried out. The Caddy transporter van is the only new VW model sold in Sweden with the Euro 5 engine, which has been affected by the emissions scandal.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Tens of thousands of workers are demonstrating through Brussels to protest the free-market regulations and austerity measures that the center-right government has been pushing through during its first year in office.