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Catalan lawmakers to vote on new regional leader

A close vote is expected as Catalonia's parliament decides whether to appoint Quim Torra as regional president.

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German primary school teacher barred from wearing hijab

Berlin's neutrality law bars the wearing of overt religious symbols and clothing for state employees on duty.

Berlin

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European foreign ministers to hold summit with Iranian leaders

Iran and other signatories to the JCPOA say they will remain committed to the nuclear deal, despite US withdrawal.

Germany's Foreign Minister Heiko Maas

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Erdogan slams French intellectuals: You're no different than ISIL

Remarks come after open letter signed by 300 prominent French people called for removal of some verses from the Quran.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Armenia: Nikol Pashinyan elected as new prime minister

Parliament votes in favour of Pashinyan, days after PM Sargsyan resigned following widespread anti-government protests.

Nikol Pashinyan

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Russia inauguration: What did Vladimir Putin say

President Putin took the oath of office on Monday. Here is a full transcript of what he said at his inauguration.

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Putin sworn in as Russian president for fourth term

Former KGB spy begins another six-year term as Russian president after his re-election in March.

Vladimir Putin

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Catalonia separatists propose Carles Puigdemont as new president

Secessionists view Puigdemont as legitimate candidate for region's presidency but Spain wants him tried for rebellion.

Carles Puigdemont

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Russian opposition leader Navalny released from detention

Navalny was arrested on Saturday after organising and attending a massive anti-Putin protest in Moscow.

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Russian opposition leader Navalny 'detained at anti-Putin rally'

More than 1,300 people have been detained at protests nationwide, human rights monitor says.

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Italy's Salvini causes outrage over Roma census plan

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May 2018 was the world’s 'fourth-warmest' May on record

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Bosnian police block migrants from reaching EU member Croatia

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Germany: Interior minister gives Merkel ultimatum on migrants

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Greece and Macedonia sign agreement on name change

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Greek PM Tsipras survives no confidence vote over Macedonia deal

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