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Wed, 19 Feb 2020 23:44:47 GMT
Suspected gunman found dead at home after killing spree in Germany
A man suspected of fatally shooting nine people in the southwestern German city of Hanau was found dead at his home hours after the attacks in and outside two shisha bars, police said on Thursday.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 05:06:41 GMT
Warren shines, Sanders stays steadfast and Bloomberg takes a beating in Democratic debate
The six Democratic candidates spent most of their time on stage in Las Vegas, Nevada ripping each other apart with one candidate, debate debutant Michael Bloomberg, bearing the brunt of the attacks.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 07:37:05 GMT
Two passengers dead from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan
The Japanese government on Thursday said two people from the cruise ship Diamond Princess berthed in Japan, both in their 80s, have died from coronavirus infections and that another two government officials have tested positive for the infection.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:00:32 GMT
Tunisia names new coalition government, bringing an end to political crisis
Tunisia’s designated Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh on Wednesday named a new coalition government after reaching an agreement with Ennahda moderate Islamist Party, the biggest power in Parliament, ending an ongoing political crisis of four months.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:47:07 GMT
Trump 'offered to pardon Assange in exchange for Russia denial'
U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court heard on Wednesday.

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Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:02:48 GMT
France's far-right congratulates Vox party's strong showing in Spain's election
Spain's general election has left it in a state of political uncertainty for the coming months as the latest polls reflect a widening political divide between those on the left and those on the right.

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:35:26 GMT
Packages of pure cocaine wash up on France's beaches
Mysterious parcels containing more than 750kg of narcotics have been washing up on France's Atlantic coast since last month.

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:28:50 GMT
Clashes as Palestinians mark 15 years since death of Yasser Arafat
Thousands of Palestinians marked the 15th anniversary of the death of Yasser Arafat in the occupied West Bank on Monday. One man was reportedly killed in clashes with the Israeli forces.

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:57:09 GMT
French jihadists to be arrested on arrival if deported from Turkey
Turkey is preparing to deport 11 French citizens, mostly women, who joined the Islamic State in Syria. The French government says they will be arrested as they leave the airplane.

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:38:26 GMT
France honours post-1963 war dead in 11 November ceremonies
French President Emmanuel Macron marked traditional Armistice Day ceremonies with the inauguration of a monument to 549 soldiers who have died in France’s military operations abroad in the period following the Algerian War.

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