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    Exposure to unidentified substance : Former Russian spy critically ill in Britain

    Reuters | Updated at 09:25am on March 06, 2018

    Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who was convicted by Russia of betraying agents to British intelligence, was critically ill on Monday after exposure to an...

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    Social Democrats clear path for Merkel’s fourth term

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:26pm on March 04, 2018

    Germany’s second biggest party said Sunday its members have in their high-stakes referendum approved a plan to join Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition, clearing the...

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    Italy votes in uncertain election stalked by populism

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:38pm on March 04, 2018

    Italians began voting on Sunday in one of the country’s most uncertain elections ever, with far-right and populist parties expected to make...

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    Icy blast paralyses Europe

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:32am on March 04, 2018

    Europe’s deep freeze, which has cost more than 60 lives over the past week, continued to wreak havoc early Saturday as the shivering continent awaited...

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    Snow storms shut Ireland, force Britain to call in army

    Reuters | Updated at 02:41pm on March 02, 2018

    Snow storms shut most of Ireland on Friday and forced Britain to call in the army to battle some of the worst weather seen in...

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    Putin, before election, unveils new nuclear weapons to counter West

    Reuters | Updated at 09:10am on March 02, 2018

    President Vladimir Putin unveiled an array of new nuclear weapons on Thursday, in one of his most bellicose speeches in years, saying they could hit...

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    May says no UK PM could accept EU Brexit treaty

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 01:05am on March 01, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May angrily rejected a draft divorce treaty unveiled by the EU on Wednesday, saying she would never allow the bloc to...

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    Siberian cold kills 24 across Europe

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:13am on March 01, 2018

    Europe remained Wednesday gripped by a blast of Siberian weather which has killed at least 24 people and carpeted palm-lined Mediterranean beaches in snow...

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    Snow falls in Rome as Europe hit by icy weather

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 01:08am on February 27, 2018

    Rome woke to its first snowfall in six years on Monday as chilling winds from Siberia swept across Europe, bringing freezing temperatures that have claimed...

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    EU to prepare sanctions on Myanmar generals

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:05am on February 24, 2018

    The European Union will start preparing sanctions against Myanmar generals over killings of Rohingya Muslims by formally calling on the bloc’s foreign policy chief next...