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Sweden military service reintroduced 'to face threats'

Minority government introduces bill to restore 11-month conscription this summer for all Swedes born after 1999.

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Marine Le Pen's immunity lifted by European Parliament

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen loses her EU immunity after tweeting images of ISIL brutality.

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Theresa May suffers House of Lords setback over Brexit

Upper house of parliament refuses to adopt Brexit bill without amendment to guarantee rights of EU citizens in the UK.

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Macedonia's Ivanov blocks Social Democrat government

The move escalates a long-running political crisis which has paralysed Macedonia and once again raised ethnic tensions.

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Francois Fillon to be summoned over 'fake work' scandal

French presidential candidate Francois Fillon to face court over accusations that he gave his wife a 'fake job'.

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Breivik's rights not violated in prison: appeals court

Mass murderer Anders Breivik claimed that he had been abused for being placed in near-isolation since he was jailed.

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Pritzker Architecture Prize won by Spanish trio

Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vialta named 2017 winners of architecture world's top prize.

Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vialta

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EU vote paves way for Marine Le Pen's immunity lifting

Far-right presidential candidate is under investigation in France for posting graphic images on Twitter.

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Jean-Marie Le Pen fined for inciting hate against Roma

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the 88-year-old founder of the far-right party, called members of persecuted minority 'smelly'.

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Russia-backed rebels issue ultimatum to Ukraine

Ukraine-run businesses to be seized in Donetsk and Luhansk if blockade does not end, say Russia-backed rebel leaders.

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