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Vimy Ridge centenary: Thousands of Canadians mark battle’s anniversary

Image copyright Reuters Image caption These boots symbolise fallen soldiers More than 20,000 Canadians have travelled to Europe to mark the centenary of one of the...

Stockholm attack suspect was refused residency

Image copyright Swedish police Image caption Police wanted to speak to this man – a suspect matching his description was later arrested The suspect behind the...

Egypt’s Sisi declares state of emergency after church attacks

Image copyright EPA Image caption So-called Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks targeting Coptic churches Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi...

Poland building collapse leaves three dead

Image copyright EPA A residential flat in southern Poland has collapsed, killing at least three people, officials say. Four people are reportedly injured, and...

Eta disarms: French police secure weapons near Bayonne

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Weapons experts are now checking the caches on the French side of the border Police in France have begun to make safe eight caches...

Stockholm attack: ‘Suspect device’ in Sweden crash lorry

Image copyright AFP Image caption The lorry was driven into the front of a department store Swedish police have confirmed they discovered a suspect device inside the...

Stockholm lorry rams crowds, killing at least three people

Media captionFootage shows people fleeing Stockholm truck crash scene A lorry has smashed into a store in central Stockholm, killing at least three people, Swedish...

India police search for parents of girl ‘living with monkeys’

Image caption The condition of the little girl, who reportedly struggles to communicate, is said to be improving Police in northern India are searching lists of missing...

Syria war: US missile strikes brings angry Russian response

Media captionThe Pentagon has released video of missiles being launched from US Navy ships, targeted at a Syrian airfield. Russia has promised to strengthen...

St Petersburg metro attack: ‘Bomb’ found in city raid

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Monday’s bombing claimed 14 lives and injured another 50 people An explosive device has been made safe in a flat in St...