Category: Europe

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France hosts G7 foreign ministers’ meeting, Pompeo won’t attend

France offered a wary welcome to foreign ministers from the G7 on Friday for a meeting overshadowed by a snub ...

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Yellow vest violence returns to Paris

Demonstrators have looted shops in Paris in a resurgence of the Gilets jaunes (“yellow vest”) protests that have been taking ...

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French police officers guilty in rape of Canadian tourist

Two French police officers have each been sentenced to seven years in prison after they were found guilty of gang-raping ...

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Extra time may be needed for Brexit

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says “extra time” may be needed to finalise legislation for Brexit. Mr Hunt said a possible ...

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Queen’s husband Prince Philip drives two days after crash

The Duke of Edinburgh has been seen driving a new Land Rover two days after being involved in a crash ...

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Statue’s face too friendly for Satan

A planned sculpture of Satan in the Spanish city of Segovia has been criticized for being too jolly. The bronze ...

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May’s Brexit deal rejected by MPs

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes – the largest defeat for a sitting ...

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Stabbed Polish mayor Pawel Adamowicz dies in hospital

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity ...

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Russia’s only space telescope breaks down

Russia’s only space radio telescope is no longer responding to commands from Earth, officials say. Astro Space Centre chief Nikolai ...

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German WW1 U-boat emerges off French coast

The wreck of a World War One German submarine is gradually resurfacing on a beach in northern France after decades ...