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EU Commission chief urges Macedonia to resolve name disputeEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has urged Macedonia to resolve a long-standing naming dispute with neighboring Greece so the country can open membership talks with the European Union
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Syrian Kurdish leader detained in Prague on Turkey's requestTurkish and Syrian Kurdish officials say former leader of Syrian Kurdish party 'detained' in Prague
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People lay flowers at the place where Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was gunned down, next to the Kremlin Wall, in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. Thousands of Russians took to the streets of downtown Moscow to mark three years since Nemtsov was gunned down outside the Kremlin. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
Thousands march in memory of slain Russian opposition leaderThousands of people marched down a central Moscow boulevard to mark the third anniversary of the killing of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov
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France thwarts 2 attempted terror attacks since JanuaryFrench Interior minister Gerard Collomb said two potential terror attack have been thwarted in France since January
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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2018 file photo Finance State Secretary Jens Spahn arrives for a board meeting of the Christian Democratic party CDU in Berlin. Chancellor Angela Merkel is preparing to name her ministerial team for a new German government on Sunday evening, Feb. 25, 2018, amid reports that she plans to promote 37-year-old Jens Spahn, a leading advocate of a more conservative approach. (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP)
Germany's Merkel to name her team for new CabinetChancellor Angela Merkel is preparing to name her ministerial team for a new German government, amid reports that she plans to promote an ambitious conservative critic
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Police: Man in Austria kills 2 siblings, then himselfAuthorities say a man apparently killed his brother and sister at their farmhouse in southeastern Austria on Saturday, then hanged himself
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, Ukrainian lawmaker Serhiy Leshchenko gestures, during an interview with the Associated Press in Kiev, Ukraine.  Ukrainian opposition lawmaker Serhiy Leshchenko, who helped uncover off-the-books payments to President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, said Saturday Feb. 24, 2018,  that Austrian chancellor Alfred Gusenbauer had lobbied for Ukraine when Yanukovych was in power, although Gusenbauer told the Austrian national news agency APA that he never acted on Yanukovych’s behalf. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky, FILE)
Manafort indictment sparks hunt for Europeans paid to lobbyA new indictment against former Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort has focused a spotlight on uncovering the unnamed former European leaders allegedly secretly paid by Manafort to lobby on behalf of Ukraine
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Models wear creations as part of the Armani women's Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection, presented during the Milan Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
Armani rejects overdone emotion, Ferragamo favors colorAs fashion and politics clashed in Milan, Giorgio Armani offered a remedy for the violent tones surfacing in his native Italy's divisive election campaign by rejecting shock in fashion shows
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Red Cross: 21 resigned or fired since 2015 in sex casesThe International Committee of the Red Cross has joined the list of prominent charities that have uncovered sexual misconduct among its staff
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Greek police arrest 2 migrant traffickers, 14 SyriansGreek police say they have arrested two migrant traffickers who were transporting 14 undocumented Syrians, eight of them children
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In this photo taken Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, a woman passes by graffiti depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin vandalized with paint , read: "Kosovo is Serbia", in Belgrade, Serbia. Russia mainly wants to discourage Western Balkan countries from joining NATO, but has also shown opposition to their EU membership bids. Serbia is a major target for Russian efforts because of deep cultural and historic links between the two Slavic nations. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
EU and Russia vie for influence in volatile Balkans regionEuropean Union promotes Balkans expansion to counter Russia's push for influence in volatile, strategically significant region
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Workers use a crane to remove a giant letter from the sign reading in Macedonian "Alexander the Great Airport", on top of the main airport building near Macedonia's capital Skopje, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. The Macedonian government decided recently to rename the country's main airport which carried the name of the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great, as Skopje International Airport, in a goodwill gesture toward neighboring Greece. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski)
Alexander the Great pulled from Macedonia airport in gestureMacedonia has begun the process of changing the name of its airport honoring the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great as a goodwill gesture to Greece
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FILE In this file photo taken on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, A security guard speaks on the phone at the Concord Catering office in St.Petersburg, Russia. Ten years ago, he served plates to President Vladimir Putin. These days, St. Petersburg-based businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin funds Kremlin trolls and sends mercenaries to help Russia's military operation in Syria _ all with one aim: to do the president favors that would be too risky for other Russian moguls to undertake. (AP Photo/Mstyslav Chernov)
Charged 'Putin's chef' runs news sites along with troll armyRestaurateur Yevgeny Prigozhin is indicted in the U.S. for meddling in the 2016 presidential election with an army of trolls, but he also runs a sprawling media empire advancing the Kremlin's agenda
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FILE- In this Jan. 23, 2018 file photo the European Central Bank, ECB, is lit up in Frankfurt, Germany. The European Central Bank said Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 it has determined that Latvia’s crisis-struck ABLV Bank is failing or likely to fail, and the bank will be wound up under its home country’s law. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File)
European Central Bank says Latvia's ABLV failing, to wind upThe European Central Bank says it has determined that Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank is failing or likely to fail, and says the bank will be wound up under its home country's law
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Estonia celebrates 100 years of independence declarationEstonia is celebrating the centenary of its independence declaration with festivities and a military parade
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