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Creditors agree terms to disburse Greece’s 8.5bn bailout funds

EU and IMF thrash out deal following months of disagreements, with funds to be released in July once European parliaments ratify the deal For the best part of a decade, Greece has wanted to become a normal country, and late on Thursday it appeared to begin that process, after creditors agreed to

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Three men detained after London-bound flight diverts to Germany

Pilot on flight from Ljubljana made unscheduled stop after learning of men talking about terrorist matters and baggage was later destroyed Three male passengers have been detained in Cologne after their easyJet flight bound from Ljubljana in Slovenia to London made a diverted landing, German

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Police arrest 3 more in London Bridge attack investigation

(CNN)British authorities on Wednesday arrested three more people in connection with last week’s London Bridge attack, London’s Metropolitan Police said. Two men were arrested on a street in Ilford and the third was apprehended at an Ilford residence when police searched the home, authorities said.

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Emmanuel Macron’s presidential campaign hacked, officials say

(CNN)Leading French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has been the victim of a ‘massive and coordinated hacking operation,’ after files purporting to be from the campaign were posted online via social media, his campaign said Friday. Campaign officials said the perpetrators of the hack —

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EU immigration ‘likely to continue for some years’ after Brexit

Whitehall thinktank says it is unfeasible to fully create and implement a new immigration policy by the end of the two-year article 50 deadline European Union citizens will be free to come to the UK for several years after Brexit despite repeated promises from leave campaigners that restrictions

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Climate change impacts are already hitting us, say Europeans

New polling study also shows support for financial penalties for nations that refuse to be part of Paris climate deal, as Donald Trump has threatened The citizens of four major European countries think the impacts of climate change such as severe floods and storms are already affecting them,

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