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Kim Wall: Torso found amid search for submarine journalist

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"Too early" to tell if woman's remains are those of missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, police say.

Barcelona attack: Van driver shot dead by police

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Younes Abouyaaqoub, wearing a fake explosive belt, was cornered west of Barcelona after a tip off.

Earthquake on Ischia leaves at least one dead and 25 injured

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An earthquake on Ischia leaves at least one person dead, with reports of others trapped and injured.

Spanish woman 'crushed between floors' in Seville hospital lift


The Spanish woman was being wheeled out of a lift when it began moving upwards, reports say.

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Are Turkey’s schools going to be teaching jihad?


From next month Turkish schools have a new curriculum and it is dividing parents.

'We should give back art looted by the Nazis'


Food firm Dr Oetker, says others should follow it and give back art they own that was looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners.


Danish Crown Prince Frederik 'denied entry to Australian pub'

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The Danish royal was reportedly turned away because he did not have proper identification.


Russia condemns US visa restrictions in diplomatic tussle


US consulates will no longer issue visas to Russians - only the Moscow embassy will do so.


Barcelona attack suspect 'hijacked car to escape'

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Police describe how the driver of a van used in the Barcelona attack escaped, as a manhunt widens.


Swimmer gives up race to stage one-man minute's silence for attack victims

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Fernando Alvarez held a personal minute's silence for Spanish attacks victims as competitors raced on

Kim Wall died in accident on submarine, says Peter Madsen

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Danish inventor Peter Madsen has said he "buried" missing reporter Kim Wall at sea, police say.

France's Brigitte Macron gets role but no 'first lady' title

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An official charter gives the president's wife duties but no formal "first lady" role.


Marseille bus stop hit by van, one dead and driver arrested

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The arrested suspect also struck another bus stop, but prosecutors say it is not a terrorist case.

VW to relaunch Kombi van as electric vehicle

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The famous van is set to return in modern electric form, five years after production finally ended.


Moroccan suspect named over Finland stabbings in Turku


An 18-year-old asylum seeker - shot in the leg - is to appear in court on Tuesday.

Sunday, Aug 20

Neymar scores twice on his home debut

Neymar scores twice on his home debut as Paris St-Germain net four of their six goals with only 10 men to beat Toulouse.

Dogan Akhanli: Spain grants Erdogan critic conditional release


The German-Turkish writer must stay in Madrid while Turkey considers requesting his extradition.

Scottish holidaymaker Cameron Russell dies in Bulgaria incident

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Cameron Russell, 20, from Dalry in Ayrshire, died after an incident in the Sunny Beach resort.

Erdogan critic Dogan Akhanli arrested in Spain

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Germany accuses Turkey of intimidation after the detention of German-Turkish writer Dogan Akhanli.

Saturday, Aug 19

French fighter jet 'tracks' airliner

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A Jet2 passenger said the fighter jet was so close she could read the writing on its tail fin.

Finland killings: Knifeman 'targeted women in Turku terror attack'

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Police cite a terrorist attack as an 18-year-old Moroccan is held over Friday's double killing.

Architects singer Sam Carter stopped a gig after claiming he saw a woman being groped

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The Sussex band interrupt a gig in Amsterdam because the lead singer claims he sees a fan being groped.

Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

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The focus switches to Younes Abouyaaqoub, who Spanish media say may be the Las Ramblas attacker.

Friday, Aug 18

Barcelona and Cambrils: 'Bigger' attacks were prepared

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Plotters were looking to build bombs but instead executed simpler plans using vehicles, police say.

Spain attacks: Suspects shot dead in Cambrils after van-ramming

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Five suspected jihadists are shot dead in Cambrils after a van attack in Barcelona killed 13 people.

In pictures: Barcelona attack

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Images from the scene after a van rammed crowds in Barcelona's popular tourist hotspot, Las Ramblas.

Barcelona attack: 13 killed as van rams crowds in Las Ramblas

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Thirteen people die and dozens are hurt as a van mows down people in the famed Las Ramblas district.

Thursday, Aug 17

Poland storms kill six, destroy tens of thousands of trees


The storms killed six people and caused serious damage to thousands of homes.

German election: AfD leader Frauke Petry faces perjury fight


Weeks before Germany's election, Frauke Petry is likely to lose her immunity from prosecution.

Spotify removes white supremacy music after events in Charlottesville

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A number of bands are taken off the streaming service while more are being "reviewed".

Migrant crisis: Spain rescues 600 people in busiest day

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More than 9,000 people have arrived in Spain so far this year - three times as many as last year.