People attend the city's first "Equality Parade" rally in support of the LGBT community in Plock, Poland, 10 August 2019. Agencja Gazeta / Jedrzej Nowicki via REUTERS

Strong police presence at Polish LGBT march after violence

Over a thousand people attended a pride parade in the Polish town of Plock, protected by a cordon of

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Police detain a protester after a rally demanding that authorities allow opposition candidates to stand in a local election in Moscow. Photo: Tatyana Makeyeva / Reuters

Thousands march in Moscow demanding open elections

Russian people held their biggest protest in years in central Moscow in a show of strength and challenge

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A fruit stall displays fruit at a market in London, Wednesday, 7 August 2019. The British food industry is urging the government to set aside competition rules so that companies can coordinate supply decisions to combat shortages should Britain leave the European Union. agreement on future business relations. (Photo: Photo AP / Kirsty Wigglesworth)

UK economy shrinks for the first time since 2012

The British economy shrank unexpectedly in the second quarter for the first time since 2012 as Brexit uncertainties

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A combination of archival photos showing French President Emmanuel Macron attending a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, 23 May 2017 and President Iran Iran Hassan Rouhani looking at Campidoglio Palace in Rome, Italy, 25 January 2016. Photo: REUTERS / Philippe Wojazer / Alessandro Bianchi // Photo Archive

Macron didn't invite Rouhani to the G7 summit

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was not invited to this month's G7 summit, a French diplomat said at the meeting.

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gives a news conference on the day the United States will withdraw the Intermediate Nuclear Force (INF) Treaty in Brussels, Belgium on 2 August 2019. Photo: REUTERS / Francois Walschaerts

NATO needs to face China's rise, says Stoltenberg

NATO needs to understand the implications of China's rise as Beijing expands its power throughout the world.

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A man sells vegetables in his fruit and vegetable stall at Alsager Market, Stoke-on-Trent, Great Britain, 7 August 2019. Photo: REUTERS / Andrew Yates

Britain will face food shortages in Brexit scenario without deal

Britain will experience fresh food shortages for weeks or even months if a runaway Brexit leaves

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A building in Istanbul is reflected in a poster by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, whose government is leading the crackdown. Photo: Emrah Gurel / AP

Turkish government destroys more than 300.000 books

More than 300.000 books have been removed from Turkish schools and libraries and destroyed since the attempted 2016 scam,

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Passengers waiting to board their flight. Currently, about 42 data is collected in advance on those traveling on scheduled flights and within the EU. Photo: izusek / Getty Images

EU can extend air passenger data collection to rail and road users

EU member states have given their “broad support” to the collection of personal data from train passengers

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Spacey's acting career has stopped since he was the subject of allegations of sexual assault. Photo: GETTY IMAGES / AFP

Kevin Spacey makes his first public appearance on 2 years in Rome

US actor Kevin Spacey, under investigation for sexual assault in the US and Britain, made a public appearance in

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Protesters collide with police during an "unsanctioned" rally in Moscow on July 27. Photo: Pavel Golovkin / AP

Russian protesters threatened with arrest on the eve of planned demonstration

Russian authorities threatened protesters in Moscow with long prison sentences in an attempt to slow the unexpected increase

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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney pauses during a press conference on the Bank of England's interest rate decision at the Bank of England in London on Thursday. Source: Associated Press

UK may face recession after Brexit

The likelihood of Britain's economy going into recession early next year is increasing even though

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