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Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' honour

City council withdraws award given to Burmese leader in 1997 because of her 'inaction' over abuses against the Rohingya.

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Russia's Chechnya leader says he is ready to resign

' Now we have order and prosperity ... and time has come for changes in the Chechen Republic'

Vladimir Putin and Ramzan Kadyrov

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Ireland will block Brexit talks on border issues

Phil Hogan

Ireland's EU commissioner said Dublin would "continue to play tough" over its threat to veto talks about trade after Brexit, unless Britain provided guarantees over the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic.

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South Ossetia in three-way prisoner swap with Tbilisi

Three-way deal sees a man released by South Ossetia in exchange for Tbilisi's prisoner from another breakaway Abkhazia.

South Ossetia

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Afghan boy, 10, 'crushed to death' on Greece-bound boat

Family of five was among 65 people trying to reach Greek island of Lesbos on a flimsy boy that had departed from Turkey.

Greece's islands

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Georgian forces storm building to seize armed suspects

Suspects allegedly opened fire on special forces during large-scale operation on the outskirts of the capital, Tbilisi.

Georgian forces

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Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison for genocide

Bosnian Serb general 'significantly contributed' to genocide in Srebrenica, The Hague-based tribunal judge rules.

Ratko Mladic

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Assad to Putin: Thank you for 'saving our country'

Russian and Syrian presidents meet to discuss strategy against 'terrorism' and political settlement options.

Assad , Putin

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Merkel in favour of snap poll over minority government

Germany chancellor says she would prefer a snap election than lead minority government after coalition talks break down.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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German coalition talks fail after FDP walks out

Chancellor Merkel announces the failure of talks, as the EU's largest economy gets closer to a possible new election.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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UK: First snow of the year reaches London

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US Jerusalem move dominates Macron-Netanyahu talks

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Detained Mikheil Sakaashvili on 'hunger strike'

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Brexit: Britain and EU reach deal on divorce terms

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Spain withdraws European arrest warrant for Puigdemont

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Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine

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Israeli prime minister encourages EU states to move their embassies to Jerusalem, recognising it as Israel's capital.

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