Category: Europe

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staffOctober 4, 2017

Bomb blast in southeast Turkey kills three soldiers, wounds five

A bomb detonated by Kurdish militants killed three soldiers and wounded five more in southeast Turkey near the border with ...

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staffOctober 4, 2017

Catalan referendum: Region’s independence ‘in matter of days’

Catalonia will declare independence from Spain in a matter of days, the leader of the autonomous region said. In his ...

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staffOctober 3, 2017

Radicalised person arrested after explosive find in Paris

France’s interior minister said on Tuesday an explosive device was discovered outside a residential building in Paris night and that ...

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staffOctober 3, 2017

Catalan referendum: Regional strike threatened after vote

A general strike threatens to bring large areas of Catalonia to a standstill, following the Spanish region’s disputed referendum. The ...

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staffOctober 2, 2017

Two women die in Marseille knife attack

Two young women have been stabbed to death at Marseille’s main train station in a suspected terrorist attack. Soldiers on ...

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staffOctober 1, 2017

Catalan leader hints declaration of independence

BARCELONA – Carles Puigdemont, president of Catalonia, said Sunday night the northeastern region of Spain has “won the right” to ...

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staffSeptember 30, 2017

France’s Macron Invites Barzani, Abadi to Paris over Growing Rift

French President Emmanuel Macron has reportedly invited Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to Paris ...

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staffSeptember 29, 2017

Huge referendum in Barcelona

Tens of thousands of people have turned out in Barcelona for the closing rally in the campaign for Catalonia’s banned ...

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staffSeptember 29, 2017

Turkey gives Russia advance payment for S-400 missiles

Russia has received an advance payment from Turkey for S-400 surface-to-air missile systems which Ankara is buying from Moscow, Kremlin ...

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staffSeptember 29, 2017

PM May – Britain ‘unconditionally committed’ to EU’s security

Britain will remain “unconditionally committed” to protecting Europe after it has left the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said ...