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Spain drops arrest warrants for former Catalan leader Puigdemont

Madrid accuses ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont of rebellion for role in Catalonia's independence vote last year.

Carles Puigdemont

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Dutch FM under fire after making discriminatory remarks

Foreign Minister Stef Blok calls Suriname "a failed state" and says ethnic divisions are genetically determined.

Stef Blok

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Hungary follows US in pulling out of UN migration pact

Deal is against 'Hungary's security interests', says right-wing government that has taken tough anti-migration stand.

Hungary

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EU-Macedonia deal to deploy border guards to curb migration

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency will have presence in the areas of Macedonia that border the EU.

imitris Avramopoulos

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Numerous deaths as boat capsizes off Cyprus

Rescue crews were able to save 103 people but were still searching for 25 others, officials say.

rescue operation

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EU hits Google with $5bn fine for breaking competition rules

US tech giant forced major phone makers to pre-install its search engine and browser, EU anti-trust chief says.

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Tech leaders call for autonomous weapons ban

More than 2,400 technology professionals and 150 companies warn killer robots could be 'dangerously destabilising'.

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Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants by 2021

Aim is to achieve industrial-scale production two-three years later with a typical hamburger patty costing about $1.

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European rights court condemns Russia over Pussy Riot

The court separately criticised Moscow for its investigation into murdered journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

Pussy Riot

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German FM: Europe can no longer fully rely on the US

Heiko Maas says European countries must 'readjust' its partnership with the US after Trump called EU a 'foe'.

European countries

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Audit warns 840 bridges may be at risk of collapse in France

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Cyprus extradites EgyptAir hijacker who took photos with hostages

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Putin and Merkel discuss Nord Stream 2, Syrian reconstruction

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Italy bridge collapse: Three more bodies found under the rubble

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Putin to have talks with Angela Merkel in Germany

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Germany reaches deal with Greece to return asylum seekers

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