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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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ECJ rejects legal action against refugee quotas

European Court of Justice rules against claims brought by Slovakia and Hungary seeking to end mandatory migrant quotas.

Avramopoulos

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Merkel leading in polls over Schulz after TV debate

Opinion polls suggest chancellor could secure a fourth term after candidates clash over migration, Turkey and security.

Merkel and Schulz

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Experts defuse one of two WWII bombs found in Germany

About 21,000 left Koblenz where first bomb was defused as 60,000 are preparing to leave Frankfurt for the bigger one.

WWII bombs

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Afghan woman, 106, appeals deportation from Sweden

The family of an 106-year-old Afghan woman is appealing against a decision by Swedish authorities to deport her from the European country.

Bibikhal Uzbek

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US warned Spain of Barcelona attack risk: report

Spanish intelligence officials were warned of security threats on Las Ramblas weeks in advance, newspaper reports.

Barcelona attack

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Met reopens cartoonist Naji al-Ali murder case

Fresh appeal made, 30 years after Naji Salim Hussain al-Ali's killing, for anyone with information to come forward.

Handala

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Ireland braces for storm Ophelia's arrival

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Austria elections: Sebastian Kurz's OVP 'leads' vote

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German interior minister floats idea of Muslim holidays

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Mogherini: Trump doesn't have power to cancel Iran deal

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Spain accused of excessive force at Catalonia protests

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Two men held over fatal stabbing in Marseille

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Global_News

Killing of top reporter who exposed Malta's links with Panama Papers leak denounced as 'barbaric attack on press'.

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