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  • Amid a diplomatic meltdown with the Netherlands, Turkish foreign ministry accused the top E.U. officials of selectively exercising democracy after the bloc urged Ankara not to make excessive comments on the standoff.

    Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slammed the Dutch government for its “Nazism tendency.”
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2017, 6:25 AM EDT
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    In a grim reminder of rising intolerance and hatred towards migrants, the latest statistics by Germany’s interior ministry revealed that more than 2,500 refugees in the country were assaulted last year.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 27, 2017, 5:23 AM EST
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  • (Source: Ari Bakker/flickr)

    An avalanche triggered by a series of earthquakes on Wednesday hit a hotel close to the Gran Sasso mountain in the Abruzzo region in Italy, leaving “many” dead and several others missing.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 19, 2017, 5:42 AM EST
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  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    Turkish police launched a massive manhunt for a gunman who opened fire on a group of New Year revelers at Reina nightclub in Istanbul, killing at least 39 people early on Sunday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 02, 2017, 5:24 AM EST
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