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Macron to address nation after violent Paris protests
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Macron to address nation after violent Paris protests

A man walks past graffiti reading "Let's give them biofuel – signed (wife of the president) Brigitte Macron" on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on November 25, 2018 after a rally by yellow vest (Gilets jaunes) protestors against rising oil prices and living costs. – Security forces in Paris fired […]

Italy PM ‘confident’ Rome can avoid EU sanctions over budget
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Italy PM ‘confident’ Rome can avoid EU sanctions over budget

Italy Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. PHOTO: Vincenzo PINTO / AFP Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he was “confident” Rome could avoid unprecedented EU sanctions over its big-spending budget, rejected by Brussels, following talks with European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker. Rome’s coalition government insists its 2019 budget will help kickstart […]

French authorities pick up five migrants in Channel
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French authorities pick up five migrants in Channel

Two of the five were suffering from hypothermia when they were rescued just offshore about 15 kilometres (nine miles) west of the port of Calais, they said. Photo/ Wikipedia Five migrants attempting to cross the Channel to England in a small inflatable boat were picked up Saturday off the north […]

May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit deal
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May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit deal

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives to give a statement outside 10 Downing Street in central London on November 22, 2018, following the announcement of a draft deal on post-Brexit trade ties with the EU. – British Prime Minister Theresa May was briefing her cabinet on a draft deal on […]

May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit deal
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May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit deal

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives to give a statement outside 10 Downing Street in central London on November 22, 2018, following the announcement of a draft deal on post-Brexit trade ties with the EU. – British Prime Minister Theresa May was briefing her cabinet on a draft deal on […]

French prosecutors open inquiry into Macron campaign financing
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French prosecutors open inquiry into Macron campaign financing

Emmanuel Macron / AFP PHOTO / POOL AND AFP PHOTO Paris prosecutors have launched an inquiry into the origins of thousands of euros donated to President Emmanuel Macron’s election campaign last year, a legal source told AFP on Tuesday. The move follows an alert from France’s campaign finance oversight body […]

French police dislodge fuel protesters as movement wanes
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French police dislodge fuel protesters as movement wanes

A protestor gestures during a traffic slow down operation on the fourth day of action by the "yellow vest" (Gilets Jaunes in French) movement against high fuel prices which has mushroomed into a widespread protest against stagnant spending power under French President, in Rennes western France, on November 20, 2018. […]

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May wins business support for draft Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday won support from big business for her draft Brexit deal ahead of “intense negotiations” with Brussels in the coming week. May told the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), the UK’s main business lobby group, that she was “determined to deliver” her Brexit deal […]

Pope prays for victims of Central Africa massacre
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Pope prays for victims of Central Africa massacre

Pope Francis leads a mass to mark the World Day of the Poor, on November 18, 2018 at Saint Peter's basilica in Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo PINTO / AFP) Pope Francis on Sunday prayed for peace in the war-ravaged Central African Republic, where two priests were killed in ethnic unrest […]

Mother who hid baby in filthy car boot jailed in France
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Mother who hid baby in filthy car boot jailed in France

Gilles Fonrouge, president of the Assize Court of Haute-Vienne, Correze and Creuse speaks during the trial Rosa Maria Da Cruz in the court house in Tulle, central France on November 12, 2018. – Rosa Maria Da Cruz was convicted on November 16, 2018 anc condemned to a 2 year prison […]

UK’s May takes Brexit deal to rebellious lawmakers
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UK’s May takes Brexit deal to rebellious lawmakers

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gives a statement outside 10 Downing Street in London on November 14, 2018, after holding a cabinet meeting where ministers were expected to either back the draft bexit deal or quit. – British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her anguished draft divorce deal with the […]

Turkey, France spar over Khashoggi killing
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Turkey, France spar over Khashoggi killing

Killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi's Turkish fiancee Hatice Cengiz looks on as she attends a commemoration event of Khashoggi's supporters on November 11, 2018 in Istanbul. – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on November 11, 2018 that the US will hold accountable all […]

German president joins Armistice ceremony in London
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German president joins Armistice ceremony in London

Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and President of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier face the Cenotaph during the Remembrance Sunday ceremony at the Cenotaph on Whitehall in central London, on November 11, 2018. – On the 100th anniversary of the World War I armistice, the day's events mark the final First […]

Macron urges leaders at WWI ceremony to ‘build hope, not fear’
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Macron urges leaders at WWI ceremony to ‘build hope, not fear’

(FromL) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Morocco's Prince Moulay Hassan, Moroccan King Mohammed VI, US First Lady Melania Trump, US President Donald Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove attend a ceremony at the […]

Thousands protest in Rome over Italy’s ‘anti-migrant’ decree
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Thousands protest in Rome over Italy’s ‘anti-migrant’ decree

People, including employees of the country's social and reception centers and members of anti-racism associations, march against the government's social politics, its recent decree restricting the right to asylum, and against racism on November 10, 2018 in downtown Rome. Alberto PIZZOLI / AFP Several thousand protesters rallied in Rome on […]

Four Turkish soldiers die in munitions blast: Erdogan
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Four Turkish soldiers die in munitions blast: Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) stands after placing a wreath at Anitkabir, the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey in Ankara on November 10, 2018, on the 80th anniversary of his death.ADEM ALTAN / AFP Four soldiers were killed and about 20 injured in […]