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  • Spanish police shot dead five suspected terrorists in the town of Cambrils on Friday, foiling a bid for second “jihadist attack” just hours after a van ploughed into crowds in Barcelona, leaving 13 people dead.

    Attacker mowed down crowd at Las Ramblas, a busy tourist spot in Barcelona.
    LAST UPDATE : Aug 18, 2017, 1:48 AM EDT
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  • (Source: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Region/flickr)

    About 10,000 people were forced to flee their homes and campsites after raging wildfires hit south-eastern France engulfing 4,000 hectares of land in flames near Bormes-les-Mimoses in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 26, 2017, 7:23 AM EDT
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  • (Source: jasper7flores/flickr)

    A massive fire broke out at the Grenfell Tower in central London killing six people and injuring more than 50 others, as the firefighters battled hard to control the flames enveloping the 24-storey housing block.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 14, 2017, 7:28 AM EDT
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  • British Prime Minister Theresa May ruled out resigning at a time when the country needs stability.

    British Prime Minister Theresa May’s decision to call snap election ended up as a political debacle as the U.K. voters denied Conservatives decisive mandate, which has resulted in a hung parliament.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 09, 2017, 7:02 AM EDT
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  • (Source: Janson Chua/flickr)

    British agencies investigating the Manchester strike have stopped sharing information with the U.S. authorities after the initial details and images of the assault were leaked and published in American media.

    LAST UPDATE : May 25, 2017, 7:41 AM EDT
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  • WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

    Sweden’s chief prosecutor, Marianne Ny, announced on Friday that she has decided to bring to an end a rape investigation against WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange, marking an end to a seven-year legal faceoff.

    LAST UPDATE : May 19, 2017, 7:46 AM EDT
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  • Emmanuel Macron, En Marche! candidate for French presidential election.

    Emmanuel Macron, who is maintaining a 20 percent lead over his far-right rival Marine Le Pen in the runoff for the French presidential election, has warned the E.U. that it must reform or be prepared to face “Frexit.”

    LAST UPDATE : May 01, 2017, 7:52 AM EDT
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