Turkey suffers deadliest day in Afrin
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Turkey suffers deadliest day in Afrin

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Turkey says it has sent troops into Afrin to drive out Kurdish militias The Turkish military has suffered the deadliest day in…

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US House speaker deletes tax cuts tweet
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US House speaker deletes tax cuts tweet

Image copyright EPA Image caption Paul Ryan was a staunch supporter of the Republican tax reform bill US House speaker Paul Ryan has come under fire after citing…

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N Korea insists on Olympic military show
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N Korea insists on Olympic military show

Image copyright KCNA / STR Image caption North Korea's military parades can be large affairs North Korea has defended plans for a large-scale military parade scheduled for the…

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Russian fighter jet ‘shot down’ in Syria
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Russian fighter jet ‘shot down’ in Syria

Image copyright AFP Image caption Images said to show the wreckage of the Sukhoi-25 A Russian Sukhoi-25 ground-attack aircraft has been shot down in a rebel-held area in…

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Tomb of ancient priestess found in Egypt
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Tomb of ancient priestess found in Egypt

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe tomb is believed to belong to a priestess to the goddess of fertility Archaeologists in Egypt have unveiled the…

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Russia condemns US nuclear bomb plans
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Russia condemns US nuclear bomb plans

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The US military is concerned that Russia is underestimating US capability Moscow has condemned US military proposals to develop new, smaller atomic bombs…

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Driveby gun attack in Italian town
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Driveby gun attack in Italian town

Image copyright AFP Image caption A handgun was found in the suspect's car Italian police have arrested a gunman suspected of carrying out a drive-by shooting spree that…

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Oligarchs in UK told to explain wealth
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Oligarchs in UK told to explain wealth

Image caption James Norton plays the son of a former Russian "Godfather" in the BBC's McMafia Russian oligarchs suspected of corruption will be forced to explain their luxury…

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10 Day trend – Wind, rain and some snow in the forecast into 2018
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10 Day trend – Wind, rain and some snow in the forecast into 2018

UK snow: Stansted and Luton airport flights cancelled as London hit with flurries of snow amid weather warning
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UK snow: Stansted and Luton airport flights cancelled as London hit with flurries of snow amid weather warning

Several flights out of London have been cancelled and delayed after the capital was hit by flurries of snow amid a UK-wide cold snap. Scores of passengers were left…

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