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Heavy rain causes floods in northern Italy

Torrential downpours causing rivers to overflow, forcing thousands of Italians from their homes in Liguria and Piedmont.

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Bulgaria: Refugee protests over treatment turn violent

Refugees clash with police near the Turkish border after authorities restrict their movement over health fears.

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Manhunt follows French missionaries' home attack

Police operation follows fatal stabbing of elderly woman in retirement home for Catholic missionaries near Montpellier.

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Turkey threatens EU with new refugee surge

Erdogan threatens to open land borders and allow refugees to cross into Europe if talks on EU membership bid are frozen.

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Turkey dismisses EU Parliament vote to freeze talks

Ankara criticises a European Parliament vote that calls for a temporary halt to Ankara's membership talks with the EU.

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Charity: A third of minors missing after Calais closure

Refugee Youth Services said nearly 1 in 3 children it tracked are missing after French authorities closed the camp.

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Dutch lawmakers debate ban on Muslim headwear

Bill set to pass in parliament outlawing face coverings in government buildings and health-and-education settings.

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Shell sued in UK for 'decades of oil spills' in Nigeria

More than 40,000 Nigerians demand action from Shell to clean up oil spills that have devastated communities for decades.

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Qatari women robbed of millions in France highway heist

Two Qatari sisters attacked and robbed of $5.3m worth of goods in highway north of the French capital Paris.

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White supremacist guilty of killing British MP Jo Cox

Thomas Mair found guilty of killing opposition Labour MP Jo Cox in run up to referendum on UK's membership of the EU.

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