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Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues

A court in Armenia has freed the country’s former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago. Continue reading

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Sea-Watch group challenges Italy’s ban on entering waters

Italy has allowed migrant families rescued at sea by the humanitarian group Sea-Watch to be transferred to the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, but is refusing landfall to others. Continue reading

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Thousands march in Northern Ireland for same sex marriage

Thousands are marching in Northern Ireland to demand that the region’s leaders permit same-sex marriage. Continue reading

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Pope urges foreign media to use power of press to seek truth

Pope Francis has urged foreign correspondents to humbly use the power of the press to search for the truth and give voice to the voiceless, calling journalism an important tool to counter hatred and fake news. Continue reading

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2 Maltese soldiers arrested in drive-by slaying of migrant

Malta’s prime minister has announced that two armed forces members have been arrested in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting of a migrant from Ivory Coast. Continue reading

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Austria’s populist vice chancellor resigns after alleged corruption video surfaces

Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigned Saturday after being caught in a secret video footage offering government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor. Continue reading

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Croats gather in Austria for controversial commemoration

Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters have gathered in a field in southern Austria to commemorate the massacre of pro-Nazi Croats by communists at the end of World War II. Continue reading

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EU’s Tusk leads pro-Europe march in Poland before key vote

Thousands are marching in the Polish capital to celebrate the nation’s European Union membership ahead of key European Parliament elections. Continue reading

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The Latest: Austria vice chancellor quits amid video scandal

The Latest on Austrian politics (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential R… Continue reading

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Video scandal rocks Austrian governing coalition

Austria’s vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache is expected to make a statement about his political future after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor. Continue reading

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France’s Le Pen predicts historic vote for populist parties

The leader of France’s far-right National Rally is predicting that a group of like-minded right-wing populists will achieve “an historic feat” in next week’s Europe-wide elections. Continue reading

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‘Summit of the bear’ held between Spain and France after bears attack sheep

Bear attacks on sheep prompted an emergency meeting between Spain and France, which local press called the “summit of the bear.” Continue reading

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Basque separatist chief jailed in France, day after capture

A longtime chief of the Basque militant separatist group ETA has been jailed in France, a day after his arrest in a French Alpine town ended 17 years on the run. Continue reading

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Austrians told to stop kissing cows after bizarre challenge sweeps social media

The disturbing trend has been promoted by Swiss app Castl, which launched its bizarre Cow Kiss Challenge to raise money for charity. Continue reading

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Report: Austrian politician offered contracts for support

Two German newspapers have reported that the leader of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party offered government contracts in return for support from a potential Russian donor shortly before parliamentary elections. Continue reading

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Italian court convicts 4 for deadly Turin soccer stampede

Four young men have been convicted of the deaths of two women in a soccer stampede in the northern Italian city of Turin and given prison sentences of just over 10 years. Continue reading

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Neo-Nazi jailed for life for plotting to kill British lawmaker

Neo-Nazi Jack Renshaw, 23, was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for planning to murder a UK lawmaker. Continue reading

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Austrian leader: EU needs new treaty to enforce its rules

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says the European Union needs a new treaty that would ensure punishment for countries that break its rules. Continue reading

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Former French President Sarkozy set for trial over fraud allegations tied to 2012 campaign

France’s Constitutional Council on Friday rejected an appeal by former president Nicolas Sarkozy – all but assuring the ex-head of state stand trial over alleged illegal financing tied to his failed 2012 re-election bid.  Continue reading

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UN urges public inquiry into abuse by British troops in Iraq

A U.N. committee is calling for an independent public inquiry to investigate allegations of unlawful killings and torture by British troops in Iraq. Continue reading

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