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  • Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy was ousted from office after he lost a no-confidence vote on Friday, as various small parties joined hands to unseat the leader whose party has been implicated in a corruption scandal.

    Outgoing Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy defended his tainted party earlier on Thursday.
    LAST UPDATE : Jun 01, 2018, 7:43 AM EDT
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    Belgium’s Interior Minister, Jan Jambon, revealed that Benjamin Herman, the gunman who shot dead two police officers and a civilian in the city of Liege on Tuesday, had killed another person the night before.

    LAST UPDATE : May 30, 2018, 7:30 AM EDT
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  • Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella may appoint a stopgap prime minister.

    Calls to impeach Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella erupted after he vetoed the nomination of the Eurosceptic Paolo Savona for finance minister, citing investors' concerns and economic risks.

    LAST UPDATE : May 28, 2018, 7:56 AM EDT
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  • Street protest against French President Emmanuel Macron’s overhaul of labour laws in 2017.

    French railway network crippled on the opening day of a wave of strikes as the staff at SNCF staged “Black Tuesday” protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to revamp labor laws.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 03, 2018, 6:56 AM EDT
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  • Over 20 nations have stood in solidarity with the U.K. over claims that Russia ordered Skripal attack.

    Russia has vowed to retaliate against the collective expulsion of its 100 diplomats by the U.S. and the EU states in a coordinated response to the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy in the U.K., allegedly ordered by Moscow.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 27, 2018, 7:24 AM EDT
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  • British PM Theresa May accused Russia of subverting democratic institutions in the Western countries.

    The White House said that the U.S. “stands in solidarity” with British Prime Minister Theresa May’s decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats in response to a nerve agent attack on an ex-spy in the U.K.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 15, 2018, 6:45 AM EDT
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  • Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's rightest alliance bagged lion share of votes.

    Italy is faced with an intricate process of coalition-building after the voters delivered a hung parliament on Sunday’s election, as they sidelined traditional parties and backed the Eurosceptic Five Star Movement.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 05, 2018, 6:09 AM EST
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  • Turkey’s leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan will enjoy sweeping executive powers.

    Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been re-elected as the country's president, a victory that hands him sweeping powers to control the cabinet, make judicial appointments and issue decrees with the force of law.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 25, 2018, 8:02 AM EDT
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