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Spain takes step towards suspending Catalonia autonomy

Spanish Prime Minister seeks formal response from Catalan government before triggering article 155 of the Constitution.

Spain's Prime Minister Mariana Rajoy

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Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont suspends independence

Puigdemont says region 'should become independent' but will first negotiate with central government in Madrid.

Catalonia's leader

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Man in shark costume falls afoul of face veil ban

Images on social media show officers confronting man in costume days after face-covering law came into force.

Austrian police

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Race review reveals gaping inequality in the UK

Government will have to explain or try to change inequalities revealed by report on race, PM Theresa May says.

Theresa May

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Critical moment beckons for Catalan separatists

Regional leader Carles Puigdemont could make unilateral independence declaration when he addresses Catalan parliament.

Separatists won 92 percent

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Spain warns against Catalan independence declaration

Pressure grows on Catalonia government on eve of speech by pro-secession leader amid warnings by Spanish politicians.

Puigdemont

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Srebrenica defender Naser Oric acquitted of war crimes

The court in Sarajevo said that Naser Oric, who led the defence of Srebrenica during the 1992-95 war, is not guilty.

Bosnian Muslim commander Naser Oric

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Rajoy warns Spain could suspend Catalonia autonomy

As thousands rally for unity, prime minister says government will ensure independence declaration 'comes to nothing'.

Catalonia is Spain

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Thousands urge Spanish and Catalan leaders to negotiate

Mass rallies held with slogan 'Shall We Talk?' in a bid to push politicians on either side to start discussion.

Barcelona

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Spain braces for more protests in Catalonia crisis

Opponents of Catalonia's push for secession called for demonstrations around Spain and a major rally in Barcelona.

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Daphne Caruana Galizia killed in Malta car bomb blast

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Ireland braces for storm Ophelia's arrival

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Austria elections: Sebastian Kurz's OVP 'leads' vote

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German interior minister floats idea of Muslim holidays

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Mogherini: Trump doesn't have power to cancel Iran deal

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Spain accused of excessive force at Catalonia protests

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Like Hossain, tens of thousands are travelling from the South Asian nation to Libya to make the perilous boat trip to Italy.

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