French man gets 4-month prison sentence for slapping Macron

A French court has sentenced a 28-year-old man to four months in prison for slapping President Macron in the face

French man gets 4-month prison sentence for slapping Macron
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Cyprus elects its 1st-ever female parliament speaker

Cyprus elects its 1st-ever female parliament speaker
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Cyprus has elected its first female parliamentary speaker since its founding as an independent ...

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Woman wanted by Vatican asks Italian government to intervene

Woman wanted by Vatican asks Italian government to intervene
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Lawyers for an Italian woman wanted by the Vatican on embezzlement-related charges are asking ...

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Macron to reduce French military troops in Africa's Sahel

Macron to reduce French military troops in Africa's Sahel
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French President Emmanuel Macron has announced the future reduction of France’s military presence fighting ...

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EU lawmakers say Morocco put children's lives at risk

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Trump-appointed ambassador to Brazil resigns after 14 months

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Allies hope to bond, look beyond virus at G-7 summit in UK

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French man gets 4-month prison sentence for slapping Macron

French man gets 4-month prison sentence for slapping Macron
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A French court has sentenced a 28-year-old man to four months in prison for ...

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Gottfried Boehm, architect of concrete churches, dies at 101

Gottfried Boehm, architect of concrete churches, dies at 101
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German architect Gottfried Boehm, who was famous for his concrete brutalist-style church buildings, has ...

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Europe leaves stimulus running hot ahead of recovery

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Lithuania readies for more migrants entering via Belarus

Lithuania readies for more migrants entering via Belarus
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Pakistani police arrests cleric over threats to kill Malala

Pakistani police arrests cleric over threats to kill Malala
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18th-century villa in Geneva park to host Biden-Putin summit

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Palestinians say Israeli forces kill 3 in West Bank raid

Palestinians say Israeli forces kill 3 in West Bank raid
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Palestinian officials say Israeli troops shot and killed three Palestinians, including two security officers, ...

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German ex-minister, mayor contender stripped of doctorate

German ex-minister, mayor contender stripped of doctorate
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A Berlin university has stripped a prominent former German minister of her doctorate following ...

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Western Balkan leaders pleased with EU investment plan

Western Balkan leaders pleased with EU investment plan
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Iran sends warships to Atlantic amid Venezuela concerns

Iran sends warships to Atlantic amid Venezuela concerns
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Sinkhole at Mexico farm swallows more land, eats at house

Sinkhole at Mexico farm swallows more land, eats at house
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Greek unions strike, seek return to pre-pandemic work rules

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Pope rejects German cardinal's resignation, urges reform

Pope rejects German cardinal's resignation, urges reform
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Bus crash in Russia kills 6, injures 15

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Hundreds hold rare protest in Bahrain after prisoner's death

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Myanmar military plane crash kills 12, including senior monk

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Myanmar state media say a well-known senior Buddhist monk was among at least 12 ...

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Iran judiciary chief stages 1st campaign rally despite virus

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Iran’s most-prominent presidential candidate has staged a mass rally in the country’s southeast that ...

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Man who slapped French President Macron to go on trial

Man who slapped French President Macron to go on trial
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A 28-year-old man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron in the face will be ...

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Building collapse kills 11 after monsoon flooding in Mumbai

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A three-story building has collapsed following heavy monsoon rains in the western Indian city ...

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Myanmar anti-corruption body files cases against Suu Kyi

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Vatican's financial crimes prosecution hurt by inexperience

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Fully vaccinated Canadians can avoid border quarantine soon

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Canada’s health minister says fully vaccinated Canadian citizens who test negative for COVID-19 will ...

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Russian court outlaws opposition leader Navalny's groups

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Fully vaccinated Canadians can avoid border quarantine soon

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Slap to Macron puts focus on ultra-right groups

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Sardinia charity linked to ousted Vatican cardinal searched

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Italian police have searched the offices of a Sardinian charity and diocese as part ...

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