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Russia maintains grip on Crimea bases
Crimean volunteers turn out to denounce Yanukovich's ousting and support troops believed to be Russian soldiers.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 15:26 GMT
Dutch to ban Muslim face veils next year
Minority government set to prohibit niqabs and burqas and other forms of clothing that cover the face.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 21:38 GMT
Semi-finalists France send England home
A miserable evening for England sees France progress to semi-finals of the World Cup and avenge losses in 2003 and 2007.
Rugby World Cup 2011
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 10:46 GMT
Netherlands plans to ban 'strong cannabis'
Dutch government says it will move to classify high-potency cannabis alongside hard drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 02:36 GMT
French 'aid ship' sails towards Gaza
Yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists expected to reach Gaza Strip on Tuesday after leaving Greek waters.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 11:00 GMT
Dutch coalition embraces Wilders
Ruling Christian Democrats in the Netherlands vote in favour of forming government with backing of anti-Islam party.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2010 21:09 GMT
'Burqa ban' key to Dutch coalition
Political deal to form minority government including anti-immigration party could result in ban on face-covering veil.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2010 15:37 GMT
Dutch coalition talks collapse
Talks to form government in the Netherlands with support from anti-Islam party end without agreement.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2010 19:33 GMT
Suriname elects former coup leader
Parliament backs convicted drug smuggler Desi Bouterse as president.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2010 12:59 GMT
Canada FM quits over document row
Maxime Bernier admits to security breach by leaving classified documents unsecured.
Last updated: 27 May 2008 01:20 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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