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Norway's Erna Solberg claims victory in close election

With 95 percent of the votes counted, the right-wing bloc, headed by Solberg, is on track for re-election.

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Ex-ally vows to unite opposition against Ukraine leader

Former Georgian president says he plans to unseat Ukraine's Poroshenko over failed promises made during Maidan protests.

Mikheil Saakashvili

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Stateless Saakashvili forces his way into Ukraine

The ex-Georgian president, who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship in July, now risks extradition to Georgia.

Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili

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Norway goes to the polls in 'election thriller'

Polling stations open in Norway on Monday with the electoral race anticipated to be the closest in decades.

Jonas Gahr Store

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Carles Puigdemont vows to see through independence vote

Regional government 'more determined than ever' to hold plebiscite, Catalan leader says, despite Madrid's opposition.

Carles Puigdemont

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Germany rejects Polish call for WWII reparations

Polish officials have spoken of plans to push for compensation for the destruction of towns and cities caused by Nazis.

Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo

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Hungary to fight EU migrant quotas despite setback

EU top court rejected Hungary's challenge on migrant relocation plan, but Prime Minister Viktor Orban vows to fight on.

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban

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Spanish court suspends Catalonia's independence vote

Call for referendum on Catalonia's independence suspended despite its regional parliament vote to go ahead with it.

Catalonia's regional parliament

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Spain to bring charges against Catalan parliamentarians

Members of Catalonia's parliament who voted in favour of a referendum on independence set to face legal challenge.

Carles Puigdemont (r)

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Catalonia passes law for October 1 independence vote

Regional parliament adopts measure with with 72 votes in favour, as opposition boycotts procedure.

Catalonia's parliament

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Gerry Adams to step down as Sinn Fein leader next year

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Turkey, Russia and Iran meet to discuss Syria

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Jack Straw hints he was sacked for wanting Hamas talks

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Lebanon's Hariri arrives in France to meet Macron

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Macron to receive Hariri 'with prime minister honours'

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NATO apologises to Turkey for war games blunders

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

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