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Russia orders US to cut diplomats over new sanctions

Russia's foreign ministry hits back at proposed US sanctions and orders Washington to cut its diplomatic staff.

Donald Trump

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Ukraine strips Saakashvili of his only citizenship

President Poroshenko, accused by Mikheil Saakashvili of corruption, deprives former ally of citizenship by decree.

Mikheil Saakashvili

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Emmanuel Macron: Hot Spots for asylum seekers in Libya

Macron announces plan to set up 'hot spots' to handle asylum requests, just two days after brokering talks in Paris.

the perilous voyage from Libya to reach Europe

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EU's top court urged to dismiss refugee relocation case

European Court of Justice adviser defends resettlement scheme and says case by Slovakia and Hungary should be dismissed.

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HRW: French police routinely abuse Calais refugees

Human Rights Watch says police often use excessive force on migrants in Calais, including on those who pose no threat.

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Poland criticises EU 'blackmail' over court overhaul

Country angered by EU's threat to freeze its right to vote in ministers' meetings over controversial new laws.

EC's Timmermans

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EU mulls sanctions against Poland over court reforms

EU commission to debate action against Poland after President Andrzej Duda vetoes two of three contentious court bills.

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Poland President Andrzej Duda vetoes judiciary reform

Duda vetoed bills that give politicians power to remove judges and the justice minister to appoint court presidents.

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UK welcomes Qatar's call for Gulf crisis talks

UK foreign secretary hails Qatar's call for talks and urges Saudi-led group to take steps towards lifting the embargo.

Boris Johnson

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Poland's senate approves contentious court bill

The bill sponsored by the ruling party gives politicians substantial power over Supreme Court in defiance of EU.

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At least two killed in Turku stabbing attack

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Barcelona attack: Police search for van driver

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Barcelona and Cambrils attacks: What we know so far

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Timeline: Deadly attacks in Europe

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'Barbaric act': World reacts to Barcelona attack

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Police kill 'terrorists' in Cambrils, near Barcelona

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