Category: Europe

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staffDecember 27, 2016

First trial over failed coup d’etat in Turkey begins

The first trial related to Turkey’s failed coup d’etat on July 15 began Tuesday in Istanbul where 29 police officers ...

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staffDecember 26, 2016

Pilots didn’t report any problems before Russian plane crashed

The final voice recordings before a Russian military jet disappeared indicated no sign of trouble in the cockpit. In audio ...

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staffDecember 25, 2016

54,000 evacuated from German town to diffuse World War II bomb

Authorities have evacuated more than 54,000 people form Augsburg on Christmas while a 1.8 ton bomb from World War II ...

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staffDecember 25, 2016

Queen Elizabeth urges Britain to ‘take a deep breath’

Queen Elizabeth urged Britain in her annual Christmas Day message to “take a deep breath” to gain strength when dealing ...

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staffDecember 25, 2016

Pope’s Midnight Mass urges Catholics to turn away from commercialism of Christmas

Pope Francis on Christmas Eve encouraged Catholics to turn away from consumerism and embrace the “smallness” of Baby Jesus. During ...

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staffDecember 24, 2016

Anis Amri, suspect in Berlin Christmas market attack, shot dead in Milan

Italian Interior Minister Marco Minniti on Friday said police in Milan fatally shot Anis Amri, the main suspect behind this ...

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staffDecember 21, 2016

‘Heavy cold’ delays Queen’s Christmas plans

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have “heavy colds” and have decided not to travel today for the start ...

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staffDecember 21, 2016

German police search for Tunisian suspect in Berlin truck attack

German police are conducting a manhunt for a Tunisian man suspected in the Berlin Christmas market truck attack in which ...

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staffDecember 20, 2016

Finland issues RFP for naval battle systems

Finland’s Ministry of Defense is seeking a battle system for future naval vessels and will soon issue requests for proposals ...

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staffDecember 20, 2016

Russia sends investigators to Turkey to probe ambassador’s killing

Russia sent a delegation of 18 investigators to Ankara to probe the killing of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, ...