Spain prepares to welcome disputed Aquarius migrants

Media playback is unsupported on your device Spain will welcome hundreds of migrants to Valencia on Sunday after they were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea and turned away by Italy and Malta. Three vessels will arrive carrying 630 migrants who were rescued near Libya last weekend by the Aquarius ship. A huge welcome banner will greet More...

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Nicaragua family killed in arson attack a day after ceasefire

Violence has continued in Nicaragua a day after the government and opposition agreed a ceasefire to end nearly two months of unrest. In the worst incident, at least six members of the same family were killed More...

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Greek PM Tsipras survives confidence vote over Macedonia name deal

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has survived a no-confidence vote over the deal his government made to settle a name dispute with Macedonia. It was tabled by the country’s main opposition party, New More...

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World Cup 2018: Luka Modric penalty secures 2-0 win for Croatia against Nigeria

Media playback is not supported on this device Croatia made a winning World Cup start against Nigeria, as Oghenekaro Etebo’s own goal and a Luka More...

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Taxi ploughs into pedestrians in Moscow injuring eight

At least eight pedestrians, including some Mexican World Cup fans, were injured after a taxi mounted a crowded pavement in central Moscow. CCTV footage posted on social media showed the car veer out of a queue More...

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Venezuela: Caracas club stampede leaves 17 dead

At least 17 people have been killed in a stampede in a nightclub in the Venezuelan capital Caracas, the Interior Minister Néstor Reverol has confirmed. The stampede was triggered when a tear-gas canister More...

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World Cup 2018: Denmark secure a hard-fought 1-0 win over Peru

Denmark began their World Cup campaign with a hard-fought victory against a Peru side that had earlier missed a penalty. The South Americans were awarded a spot-kick after consultation More...

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German rappers anti-Semitism lyrics probe dropped

Two German rappers will not be prosecuted after an outcry over lyrics about Auschwitz and the Holocaust. Critics attacked Kollegah and Farid Bang for comparing their muscular bodies with those of Auschwitz More...

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Spain 'accepts French offer' to receive migrants aboard Aquarius

Spain says it has accepted an offer from France to take in some of the 630 migrants rescued by the Aquarius ship off Libya and turned away by Italy. The Spanish Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo said the French More...

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Taliban and Afghan forces embrace in Eid ceasefire

In scenes that would have seemed impossible a few days ago, members of the Afghan Taliban have been pictured embracing Afghan security forces amid a three-day ceasefire called to mark Eid. Video and images of More...