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Donald Tusk assigned to top EU position

European leaders have named the Polish prime minister, Donald Tusk, as the next EU president and Italian foreign minister Federica Mogherini to head its diplomatic service, as the bloc faces a series of challenges topped by Ukraine.

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Putin seeks 'statehood' talks on east #Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir PutinRussian President Vladimir Putin has raised the stakes in the Ukraine conflict by calling for the first time for statehood to be discussed for the restive east of the former Soviet state.

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George Galloway 'beaten over #Israel comments'

A British MP known for his pro-Palestinian and anti-Israel speeches has been injured in an attack in London by a man shouting about the Holocaust, his spokesman has said.

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UK hunt for child 'kidnapped' from hospital

A police hunt is under way for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour taken from a British hospital by his family.

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EU leaders to impose extra #Russia sanctions

pro-Russia separatistsEuropean Union leaders are poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president warns the conflict with Moscow threatens peace and stability for Europe as a whole.

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#Russia accused of lies over troops in #Ukraine

The US has openly accused Russia of "outright lies" over its insistence it has no troops in Ukraine, hours after the Nato alliance provided photos it said proved Russian heavy armour was moving into the country.

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#Ukraine rebels to open path for trapped army

Ukraine's pro-Moscow separatists have agreed to let encircled Ukrainian government forces leave the rebel-held areas following intervention from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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#NATO: #Russia supplying #Ukraine rebels tanks

Ukraine rebelsRussia has continued to supply pro-Kremlin separatists in Ukraine with tanks, armoured vehicles, rocket launchers and artillery, NATO's Secretary General has said, echoing comments by Western leaders that the separatists seeking independence are being aided militarily by Moscow.

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#Britain raises terror level to 'severe'

David CameronBritain has raised the country's terror threat level from substantial to severe, its second highest level, as Prime Minister David Cameron announced plans to introduce new laws restricting travel for British citizens to Syria and Iraq.

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French leader calls Assad a 'jihadist ally'

French President Francois Hollande has warned the West against working with Syria's president in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) group, saying Bashar al-Assad was a principal ally of the fighters who have taken over large areas of Syria and Iraq.

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