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Spain accused of excessive force at Catalonia protests

Rights group reviewed three cases where security forces used disproportionate force during Catalonia referendum.

Mariano Rajoy

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Two men held over fatal stabbing in Marseille

Suspects arrested by police in Toulon in connection with October 1 killing of two women at Saint-Charles train station.

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Spain takes step towards suspending Catalonia autonomy

Spanish Prime Minister seeks formal response from Catalan government before triggering article 155 of the Constitution.

Spain's Prime Minister Mariana Rajoy

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All the ways white people are privileged in the UK

Ethnic minorities discriminated in areas including education, employment and housing, according to new report on race.

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Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont suspends independence

Puigdemont says region 'should become independent' but will first negotiate with central government in Madrid.

Catalonia's leader

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Man in shark costume falls afoul of face veil ban

Images on social media show officers confronting man in costume days after face-covering law came into force.

Austrian police

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Race review reveals gaping inequality in the UK

Government will have to explain or try to change inequalities revealed by report on race, PM Theresa May says.

Theresa May

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Critical moment beckons for Catalan separatists

Regional leader Carles Puigdemont could make unilateral independence declaration when he addresses Catalan parliament.

Separatists won 92 percent

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Spain warns against Catalan independence declaration

Pressure grows on Catalonia government on eve of speech by pro-secession leader amid warnings by Spanish politicians.

Puigdemont

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Srebrenica defender Naser Oric acquitted of war crimes

The court in Sarajevo said that Naser Oric, who led the defence of Srebrenica during the 1992-95 war, is not guilty.

Bosnian Muslim commander Naser Oric

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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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