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German NGO halts refugee rescue operations off Libya

Aid group suspends sea-borne missions after MSF halted the use of its largest boat because of 'hostile environment'.

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Man paints 30 hate tweets from trolls at Twitter HQ

Shahak Shapira says he received no response when he reported most of the offensive material to the company.

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Suspect behind car attack on French soldiers arrested

The main suspect behind car attack on soldiers in the Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret has been shot and arrested.

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Cedric Herrou convicted of helping refugees over border

Court gives Cedric Herrou suspended jail sentence but defendant says he has 'no regrets' over assisting asylum seekers.

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Social media users slam KA design's swastika line

KA design says the ancient symbol represented peace and love before being appropriated by Nazis.

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Europe’s heatwave – a sign of the times

Hotter summers appear to be here to stay for much of the northern hemisphere.

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UK minorities lag behind white counterparts on income

Despite improvements and a partial closing of the inequality gap, minorities are still at the bottom of wealth pyramid.

Ethnic minorities

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Italy: Kidnapper planned to 'auction' UK model online

Man held after allegedly capturing young woman and advertising her for 'best offer on pornography sites', police say.

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European heatwave deaths could skyrocket: climate study

Deaths due to extreme weather in Europe could increase 50-fold to reach 152,000 a year by the end of the century.

France in Nice

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Rashan Charles 'did not swallow a controlled substance'

Rashan Charles, young black man who died after struggle with police in London, did not swallow illicit drug, says IPCC.

Rashan Charles

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Iran and Afghanistan top 2017 Basel AML Index

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Actors, writers quit White House committee over Trump

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Kian Loyd Delos Santos, 17, killed in drug crackdown

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Steve Bannon out as Trump's top strategist: White House

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Floods affect 16 million in Nepal, India and Bangladesh

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Suspected al-Shabab attackers behead 3 in Kenya's Lamu

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