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Queensland senator Fraser Anning has called for a final solution to immigration, a term used by the Nazis.

Tunisian authorities have denied accusations made by Italy that migrants it arrested as they tried to cross the Mediterranean were 'terrorists'.

Steve Bannon backs UK's Boris Johnson in burqa row

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Steve Bannon backs UK's Boris Johnson in burqa row

US alt-right figure Steve Bannon has said Boris Johnson should not 'bow' to 'political correctness' following his controversial remarks on Muslim women.

Spain and <em>Germany</em> push for greater migrant aid

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Spain and Germany push for greater migrant aid

Spain and Germany have agreed to push for greater EU help for North African countries that are a major point of departure for migrants ...

Canada asks European allies for support in Saudi dispute

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Canada asks European allies for support in Saudi dispute

Canada has been disappointed that Western powers including the United States - a key ally of Saudi Arabia - did not publicly support Ottawa in ...

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Swedish pro-Gaza ship activists deported from Israel

The UN and human rights groups have appealed to Israel to end the siege on Gaza, which has had a devastating impact on the two million Palestinians living there.

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German weatherman dons traditional Egyptian galabeya amid heatwave

A German weatherman has worn a traditional Egyptian farmer's robe during a broadcast, as a scorching heatwave grips Europe from the ...

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Countries trading with Iran will lose US business: Trump

US President Donald Trump warned countries doing business with Iran will lose out on trade with the United States.

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Explainer: Saudi-Canada relations before Riyadh's diplomatic spat

It's unclear what Riyadh hopes to gain by its forceful diplomatic moves against Ottawa for criticising the arrest of women's rights activist ...

<em>Germany</em> imposes stricter transfer rules as Iran seeks cash

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Germany imposes stricter transfer rules as Iran seeks cash

Germany's central bank is set to impose tighter rules on bank transfers as Iran attempts to repatriate hundreds of millions of euros from a ...

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Turkey rejects Eurovision, says it's 'unsuitable for kids'

Turkey will continue its boycott of the Eurovision song contests, citing conservative factors in the decision.

Iran to display ten 'forgotten' Picasso masterpieces

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Iran to display ten 'forgotten' Picasso masterpieces

Iran has one of the richest collections of modern art in the world. Some pieces are about to be revealed to the public for the first time in ...

Sweden proves no safe haven for Afghan refugees

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Sweden proves no safe haven for Afghan refugees

Never mind the death threats, the Scandinavian country deems Afghanistan a 'safe' country to which rejected asylum seekers can be deported, ...

Iran’s parliament to question president over economic woes

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Iran’s parliament to question president over economic woes

Iran’s parliament announced on Wednesday it would hold a special session to question President Hassan Rouhani about the plummeting currency and ...

Turkey planning summit with France, <em>Germany</em>, Russia

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Turkey planning summit with France, Germany, Russia

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey is seeking to hold a summit in Istanbul with France, Germany and Russia on 7 September to ...

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German Islamic State 'education minister' confirmed dead

The Islamic State militant group's education minister has been confirmed dead by German authorities, whom he once clashed with over wanting to name his baby 'Jihad'.

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Özil's departure raises larger questions

With his departure from the German national squad, Mesut Ozil has delivered an important message about the tensions facing many footballers in ...

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Turkey arrests German national for 'spreading PKK propaganda'

A German national of Turkish descent has been arrested in Turkey's southeast for allegedly spreading PKK propaganda on social media.

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Trapped Syria White Helmets rescuers demand evacuation

Hundreds of opposition-linked White Helmets rescuers and their families remain trapped in the south, fearing reprisals from approaching regime ...

Turkey's Erdogan decries 'racist attitude' against Ozil

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Turkey's Erdogan decries 'racist attitude' against Ozil

Erdogan: "truly unacceptable that a young man who has given everything to the German national team is facing such a racist attitude because of ...

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UN: Syrian refugee return must be voluntary

The UN stressed that any return of Syrian refugees must be voluntary.

Mesut Ozil: Arsenal midfielder quits <em>Germany</em> over 'racism'

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Mesut Ozil: Arsenal midfielder quits Germany over 'racism'

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil retired from the German national team on Sunday, after facing racism and disrespect over his dual nationality.

Kuwait agrees to buy North Sea oil pipeline firm

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Kuwait agrees to buy North Sea oil pipeline firm

Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund will buy a stake in North Sea Midstream Partners, as the Gulf state furthers its outreach in the country.

Israel evacuates White Helmets in multinational resettlement mission

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Israel evacuates White Helmets in multinational resettlement mission

Jordan authorised the UN to organise the passage of 800 Syrian citizens via Israel, to be resettled in western countries, the kingdom said.

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