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Erdogan supporters and critics clash outside Turkey's embassy in..

Andrew Martin 17-May, 07:24 49 BBC

Police intervened to end the violence, and the injured were taken to George Washington University Hospital. The Turkish president's visit...


French right in bunfight as Macron prepares cabinet

French right in bunfight as Macron prepares cabinet..

David Brooks 17-May, 07:24 33 BBC

A call to support the political project of French President Emmanuel Macron is causing disarray among conservatives as Mr Macron prepares...


Greek services halted as workers stage general strike

Greek services halted as workers stage general strike..

Mia Mason 17-May, 05:08 32 BBC

Hospitals, transport services and government offices across Greece have been severely affected by a general strike over new austerity...


Enda Kenny 'to address leadership issue' at party meeting

Enda Kenny 'to address leadership issue' at party meeting..

William Jacobson 17-May, 03:13 22 BBC

The taoiseach (Irish prime minister) is expected to clarify his political future on Wednesday night after months of speculation that he is...


Spy scandal

Spy scandal..

Olivia Rogers 16-May, 22:00 39 BBC

The story could be straight out of a Graham Greene novel, or a James Bond film. The case of Daniel M, a Swiss man arrested by the Germans...


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Should we expect goods in identical packaging to contain identical contents? When communism collapsed in Central and Eastern Europe,...


Cannes Film Festival 2017: Eight things to look out for

Cannes Film Festival 2017: Eight things to look out for..

Sophia Bell 16-May, 20:58 15 BBC

Stars from around the world are heading to Cannes for the prestigious film festival, celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Julianne...


Syria war: Turkey will never accept US alliance with Kurds - Erdogan

Syria war: Turkey will never accept US alliance with Kurds -..

Lily Evans 16-May, 20:33 12 BBC

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has indicated after talks in Washington that he will never accept a US alliance with Kurdish forces...


Ukraine president's site 'attacked by Russia'

Ukraine president's site 'attacked by Russia'..

Cole Becker 16-May, 18:56 12 BBC

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's official website has been hit by an "organised" cyber-attack from Russia, his administration has...


Diamond earrings sell for world record $57.4m

Diamond earrings sell for world record $57.4m..

Joseph Williams 16-May, 17:08 34 BBC

A pair of diamond earrings have been sold at auction in Geneva for a record-breaking price of $57.4m (?44.4m). The pear-shaped jewels,...


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