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Spain withdraws European arrest warrant for Puigdemont

Sacked Catalan leader and four former ministers no longer face arrest in Belgium, but could be held in Spain on return.

Catalan President Carles Puigdemont

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Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine

Former Georgian president was accused of criminal activities with police raiding his home and chaos ensuing.

Mikheil Saakashvili

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Ten arrested in Malta journalist murder investigation

Police detentions made across Malta as part of a joint operation with the armed forces and secret service.

Caruana Galizia

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Spanish court rules to keep Catalan separatists in jail

Judge rules there was a risk of criminal reiteration, though admits there was little prospect of the defendants fleeing.

Oriol Junqueras (right)

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Slobodan Praljak died after taking cyanide in court

Praljak drank the poison just seconds after hearing he had lost his appeal against a 20-year-prison sentence.

Slobodan Praljak

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Thousands rally in Hanover against anti-Islam AfD party

German anti-migrant AfD party votes for new leadership as protesters march against its existence.

Protesters rallied with placards

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Georgia kills suspected leader of Istanbul attack

Chechen Akhmed Chatayev was the mastermind of the 2016 Istanbul airport attack, according to Turkish authorities.

Istanbul's Ataturk Airport

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German president set to host new coalition talks

CDU/CSU alliance is due to start negotiation with SPD over majority government as president seeks to prevent snap vote.

Martin Schulz

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Gertrude Jekyll: The Queen of Gardens

Described as "a woman of innumerable talents," Jekyll has created over 400 gardens in the UK, Europe and the US.

Jekyll's most impressive gardens

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Slobodan Praljak reported dead after drinking poison

Croatian TV reports death of wartime Bosnian Croat commander Slobodan Praljak after dramatic scene at war crimes court.

Slobodan Pralja

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Germany's Merkel makes breakthrough in coalition talks

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Turkish Cypriots on course for coalition government

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Merkel hopeful of renewed Germany coalition talks

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Germany and Turkey agree to mend ties

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Erdogan: Turkey 'tired' of EU membership process

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Why some Christians celebrate Christmas on January 7

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Russia's foreign minister accuses Washington of seeking to establish a Kurdish-controlled entity in north Syria.

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