Greece: PM Tsipras gets go ahead to hold controversial bailout referendum
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Greece: PM Tsipras gets go ahead to hold controversial bailout referendum

Greece’s parliament has authorised a controversial referendum on the latest terms offered by creditors to…

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Thousands of tourists flee Tunisia after deadly beach hotel attack
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Thousands of tourists flee Tunisia after deadly beach hotel attack

Thousands of tourists are fleeing Tunisia, after 39 people were shot dead at a beach…

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Athens gives its view on Greece’s financial future
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Athens gives its view on Greece’s financial future

With Greece’s future in the euro zone looking shakier than ever, it seems the Greek…

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Brussels puts its foot down: financial aid for Greece to expire on June 30
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Brussels puts its foot down: financial aid for Greece to expire on June 30

There may be applause in Athens, but reactions in Brussels seem to tell a different…

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Kobane: militants driven out of strategic Syrian town
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Kobane: militants driven out of strategic Syrian town

Smoke is still rising over Kobane on Syria’s border with Turkey, after militants from the…

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Greece: Eurogroup gloves are off
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Greece: Eurogroup gloves are off

There is applause in Athens but anger in Brussels. The Greek government’s decision to call…

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Kuwait: suspects arrested following deadly attack on Shi’ite mosque
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Kuwait: suspects arrested following deadly attack on Shi’ite mosque

As Kuwait marked a day of national mourning, officials announced the arrest of several suspects…

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Greek referendum proposal causes ripples in Germany
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Greek referendum proposal causes ripples in Germany

Alexis Tsipras’ shock proposal for a referendum on accepting a bailout deal has caused ripples…

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Tunisia: clampdown on security as tourists repatriated
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Tunisia: clampdown on security as tourists repatriated

The only people on the beach today in the Tunisian resort of Sousse are armed…

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Greece: the gloves are off in Brussels
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Greece: the gloves are off in Brussels

Exasperation is said to be at its peak in Brussels, as Eurogroup ministers meet once…

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