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Separatist supporters mass outside Barcelona top court

Protesters gather outside Supreme Court in a show of support for next month's planned independence referendum.

Pro-independence supporters

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Catalan leader accuses Spain of 'totalitarian' actions

President Carles Puigdemont denounces detentions of high-ranking regional officials in the run-up to independence vote.

Catalan capital, Barcelona

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Police arrest Catalan minister Josep Maria Jove

Junior economy minister held in morning raid and local government offices searched in run-up to contentious referendum.

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Amsterdam mayor steps down over lung cancer battle

Eberhard van der Laan's notice prompts outpouring of grief, as Dutch media declare popular politician a 'folk hero'.

Eberhard van der Laan

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Polls suggest jump in German far-right party's support

AfD, the first far-right party set to enter German parliament in more than half a century, attacks Islam and refugees.

AfD co-leader Alice Weidel (left)

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Spanish police confiscate Catalan referendum material

Officials crack down on Catalan referendum push, with 'largest intervention' so far seizing 1.3m posters and pamphlets.

Catalonia

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Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

Sudden storm killed eight people in the western city of Timisoara before heading to Ukraine.

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German far-right party calls for Merkel to be punished

Far-right AfD denounces chancellor for letting 1 million refugees into the country and vows to 'severely punish' her.

AfD co-leader Alice Weidel (left)

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Second suspect arrested in London Underground attack

Police arrest 21-year-old man in the west London suburb of Hounslow under terrorism legislation.

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Brussels airport deports Danish woman wearing niqab

Belgian police deports the woman as she could not be identified after refusing to show her face.

the full-face veil, niqab

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Ireland braces for storm Ophelia's arrival

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Austria elections: Sebastian Kurz's OVP 'leads' vote

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German interior minister floats idea of Muslim holidays

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Mogherini: Trump doesn't have power to cancel Iran deal

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Spain accused of excessive force at Catalonia protests

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Two men held over fatal stabbing in Marseille

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Killing of top reporter who exposed Malta's links with Panama Papers leak denounced as 'barbaric attack on press'.

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