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Turkey threatens to cancel Greece migration deal

Turkey 'may scrap' migration deal after a Greek court refused to return eight soldiers allegedly linked to failed coup.

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Russian MPs back easing punishment for domestic abuse

Lower house approves plan to soften punishment for domestic violence, despite fierce criticism from activists.

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EU looks to fund camps in Africa to cut immigration

Controversial plan aims to screen asylum seekers in North Africa and return "economic migrants" to their home countries.

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Parliament to debate Brexit process in coming days

Draft law introduced in parliament after top court said government must gain approval before triggering Brexit.

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Greek court blocks extradition of Turkey coup suspects

Turkish military officers, sought by Ankara over July's failed coup, fled to Greece in helicopter and requested asylum.

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UK report: Sexist dress codes common in some sectors

Women routinely forced to wear high heels in jobs where they are on their feet all day, British politicians find.

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Dutch call for fund to offset Trump abortion NGO move

Fund to support health centres offering abortion services in developing countries after US president cuts NGO financing.

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Abruzzo avalanche toll climbs to 17 as hopes diminish

Twelve unaccounted for at hotel in Abruzzo region as second tragedy hits nearby: the crash of an emergency helicopter.

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RRDP: Women fear violence and rape in refugee camps

Study casts light on conditions women endure in refugee camps as they attempt to reach northern Europe.

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Tzipi Livni cancels Brussels trip amid threat of arrest

Ex-foreign minister cancels Brussels visit after prosecutors said they would question her over war crimes allegations.

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