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Poland passes law on demolishing Red Army monuments

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The lower house of Poland’s parliament, the Sejm, voted on Thursday to introduce amendments to the country’s de-communization law, envisaging the demolition of Soviet-era monuments, including memorials in honor of the Red Army.

ISIS/ISIL blow up Mosul's historical al-Nuri mosque

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The extremist Islamic State (IS) militants have blown up Mosul's historical al-Nuri mosque and its leaning minaret, as Iraqi forces are pushing near the Mosque area in the western side of Mosul, the Iraqi military said.

Four on trial in Hungary over murder of 71 refugees

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Four men have gone on trial in Hungary charged with murdering 71 refugees found suffocated to death in the back of a lorry at the height of Europe's migrant crisis in 2015.

UN chief asked developed countries to shelter more refugees

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday asked developed countries to provide shelter for more refugees and to share the responsibility with developing countries that are hosting 80 percent of the world refugees.

Building of new West Bank settlement begins

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Construction began Tuesday on a West Bank settlement for Israelis to replace one demolished earlier this year, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced.

Euro MPs urge scrapping Turkey accession talks over Erdogan's sweeping powers

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The European Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee MEPs have adopted a resolution urging Brussels to formally suspend EU accession talks with Turkey, if a constitutional change granting President Erdogan sweeping powers goes ahead.

Google vows to step up fight against online extremism

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Google has vowed to intensify its fight against online extremism, acknowledging that "more needs to be done." The tech giant pledged to take four additional steps which it believes will help combat terrorist content.

Israel begins reducing power to Gaza, fulfilling Palestinian Authority request

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Israel began reducing electricity to the Gaza Strip on Monday, fulfilling a request from the Palestinian Authority to pressure Hamas from controlling the region.

Paris cordons off Champs Elysees after car hits police van

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A car has crashed into a police van before bursting into flames around the Champs Élysées area of central Paris, police officials say.

Several injured as van hits pedestrians in north London. At least 1 dead

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Several people were injured by a van when it struck a crowd of pedestrians near a north London mosque in what police have called a "major incident".