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Putin warns 'threat of nuclear war is on rise' as he rages at US weapons arsenal -- The president admitted that the operation the Kremlin originally claimed would be over in days...

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Live-event - Russia on high alert as air raid siren activated at key airfield 700km from Moscow

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Taliban carry out first public execution since re-taking power in Afghanistan

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Putin makes extraordinary claim only Russia can protect Ukraine from Polish invasion

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German police probe Russian involvement in aristocrat's alleged plot to topple Olaf Scholz

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Kremlin-installed leader narrowly survives assassination attempt after explosive detonated

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World Cup hosts Qatar hit by huge tornado in rare weather event for Arab nation

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Iran sentences five to death with zero evidence over alleged killing of security officer - The execution orders come as the death toll from the Iranian government crackdown nears 500 people.

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'We're not a colony!' WW2 row explodes as Poland demands £1trn from Germany

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'Ukraine has won': Russian propagandists believe defeat is now a 'foregone conclusion'

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Turkish invasion of Syria could set Shamima Begum and ISIS prisoners free, Kurdish warn

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Scholz put on notice as Poland threatens to take historic reparations claim to UN

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Crowd lets out blood-curdling scream as pensioner, 82, is gored by raging bull in Spain

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Macron on high alert after warning winter power cuts could plunge France into darkness -- France is at risk of power cuts this winter as Emmanuel Macron's government faces criticism from...

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'Courageous' young Iranians tell of their horrors while protesting against brutal regime -- EXCLUSIVE - Iranian students spoke to Express.co.uk about their brutal treatment at the hands of...

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Taliban thug brutally beats women for shopping without male 'guardians' in sickening video -- (GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING) The Taliban today said female students will be allowed to sit high...

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'It is my honour!' Zelensky shares touching moment with hero Ukrainian soldier -- Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky visited soldiers across the nation on Tuesday as part of...

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Rug pulled from under Lukashenko as Belarus military HQ 'vulnerable to NATO spy plot'

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Iran regime accused of carrying out 500 executions in bid to 'create societal fear'

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EU credibility 'undermined' as Hungary blocks key aid package to Ukraine in row with VDL

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More than 150 injured after train collision in Spain - emergency responders attend

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Putin scrambles to build trenches in Russia as 'credible threat' from Ukraine sparks fears -- The latest the Ministry of Defence (MoD) intelligence update notes that the Kremlin is expanding...

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Coup against Scholz foiled as German police arrest 25 on suspicion of overthrow plot -- German police arrested 25 people on suspicion of plotting to overthrow Olaf Scholz's government.

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Xi caves to unprecedented protests in China as Covid curbs rolled back -- Xi Jinping has backed down over the Chinese Communists regime's central "zero Covid" policy in...

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NATO helps Ukraine rock Russia as drones strike at the heart of Putin's military might - A NATO foreign minister raised the idea of striking deep into Russia with drones only a week...

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China eases quarantine and lockdown measures in move away from strict Zero Covid rules

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Vladimir Putin plans 'necessary' measures after second Ukraine drone hits Russia

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Ukrainian 'Angels' save POWs from Russian clutches before burning uniforms

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Turkish MP hospitalised after parliament descends into brawl during budget debate

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British man dies in holiday tragedy in Mallorca

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Russian military bloggers rage at Putin's 'inability' to stop major airbase attacks -- One commentator criticised military leaders for continuing to "demonstrate their absolute...

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Macron hands Putin trump card as French President makes 'very dangerous' claim -- The French President said on Saturday that the West should think of "guarantees" to give to...

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US warned Russia's weapon stockpile 'not running out anytime soon' as China steps in -- China stands ready to supply Russian forces with the missiles and ammo needed for a long...

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Horror as 1,200 university students 'poisoned' on eve of planned anti-regime protest -- Iranian students are continuing the nationwide protests against the regime on the 82nd day of...

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Biden bolsters Taiwan defence against China with 100 new defence missiles worth £720m

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Ukrainian drones 'strike inside Russia' for second day in a row

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Zelensky visits troops near Donbas frontline amid wave of Russian missile attacks

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Russia blitzes Kyiv after blaming drone attack on Ukraine

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Putin braces for mutiny as hundreds of Russian soldiers arrested for defying orders -- The Russian leader is under growing pressure, as conscripts are refusing to take up arms and...

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Russian deserter opens fire on police with machine gun while fleeing from border -- A Russian deserter opened fire on an officer in the Southern Russian town of Novoshakhtinsk.

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Russian 'deserter' gunman plunges city into lockdown after shooting police -- Russian police have asked residents of Novoshakhtinsk to stay inside and lock their doors while...

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Energy cost for Qatar's World Cup enough to power London for six months, study finds - The eye-watering figure comes amid widepsread criticism of the economic impact of Qatar's World Cup.

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Baby corpses found by police in mother's freezer in house of horrors in France

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'Strongman' Xi Jinping's China crackdown demonstrates reach of 'digital totalitarianism'

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Ukrainian prisoners from the besieged city of Mariupol return home on Armed Forces Day

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'EU enlargement is back': Bloc launches plan to shred Western Balkans' ties to Putin & Xi

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Putin warned risk of Russian Federation being destroyed 'increased rapidly' after invasion

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Turkey ready to 'do what is necessary' in warning to Greece over Aegean military build-up

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Extraordinary Telegram claim Putin 'fell down stairs at his home and soiled himself' -- The account claimed that Vladimir Putin was later diagnosed with "a bruise of the coccyx and...

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Teenage girl killed and another injured by knifeman after attack on their way to school -- One teenage girl was killed and another seriously injured when they were attacked by a knifeman...

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Brussels poised to dump free trade ideals in major U-turn over war with Biden -- The United States and the European Union agreed Monday to intensify talks to resolve EU concerns...

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Putin propagandist makes 'cannibalism' charge at Ukrainian troops in bizarre TV rant

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Tiny one-year-old girl becomes latest victim of Russian strikes

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Bali holiday warning: Indonesia passes law making sex outside marriage punishable by jail -- Indonesian lawmakers have moved to vote through tough new laws making sex outside marriage a crime.

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Iranian police use French and Italian-made shotgun cartridges as EU sanctions fail

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Bodies of 2,500 endangered seals wash up on Russia's Caspian Sea coastline

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Russia deploys missiles on contended Kuril Islands as tensions with Japan rise

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Russia fears 'Moscow is under attack' as Ukraine strikes Putin's airfields

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Russia reports major fire as plumes of smoke fill sky after drone attack catches oil tank -- After major drone attacks in both Ukraine and Russia on Monday, an attack in Kursk has caused a...

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Beijing and Berlin set to forge closer ties amid 'new Silk Road' shipping project leak -- German Chancellor Olaf Scholz met with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping last month and later...

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Statue of Vladimir Putin as a nazi goblin rat set to help raise money for Ukraine -- The artist behind the creation, Dusan Dostal, has said the statue will be actioned off to raise...

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Greece's second-largest city hit by violent protests after Romany teen boy shot by police

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Jacinda Ardern dealt major blow as National support surges ahead of New Zealand election

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Zelensky pulls rug from under Putin after troops close in on ruthless 'Wagner line' The video, taken by a Ukrainian soldier, serves as a clear warning to the invading Russian forces.

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272 killed in Kishishe massacre including 17 children - rebels deny responsibility

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'He intended to kill me': Refugee, 19, shot while trying to cross border from Turkey

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Hungary splits bloc as VDL cuts funds short for Orban over EU rule-of-law row

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Russia uses chemical weapons against Ukrainian soldiers in breach of international law

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Ukraine troops prepare 'hellish reception' for Russian soldiers coming from Belarus

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Horror as Russian-made rocket lands in neighbouring nation hours after Putin begins attack

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EU 'terror' suspects face court after 900 hurt in deadliest peacetime attack on Belgium -- More than six years after the deadliest peacetime attack on Belgian soil, the trial of 10 men...

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Iranian athlete who competed without hijab has her home destroyed -- Elnaz Rekabi was seen competing without a headscarf during an overseas competition in South...

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Putin forced to 'significantly reduce' air attacks as Ukraine decimates Russian Air Force -- Russian forces are hoping the winter months, where temperatures in Ukraine drop below zero...

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North Korea executes two teenagers for 'evil' crime of watching foreign films

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EU hosted £330k party to appeal to young people but hardly anyone showed up

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Fears over China protests as Xi refuses to take better Covid jab from West -- The Chinese leader has so far declined offers by the West to take on more effective vaccines...

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Putin's Russia plans to deploy stray dogs as suicide bombers in Ukraine

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Brussels pushes back against Russian advances as EU expansion plan 'priority' for bloc

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Putin showers Ukraine with more than 100 rockets as 'large scale air warning' activated

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Killer Iranian drones rendered useless as they seize up in freezing Ukrainian winter

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Two schoolchildren 'seriously injured' as knifeman goes on rampage at German school -- Two young girls on their way to school have been attacked by a man wielding a knife in...

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Brussels' relationship with US 'on life support' as bitter trade talks resume today -- Brussels and Washington have been locking horns over a new US legislation set to cost Europe an...

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Iran to declare end to 'morality police' and review rules for women in bow to protesters -- Iran's morality police are accused of killing 22-year-old Mahsa Amini while keeping her under...

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Ukraine blasts Macron for suggesting security 'guarantees' for Moscow after war ends

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Russian houses 'shudder' after huge explosions rip through towns near military base

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'My dad was killed in front of my eyes.' Stories from Malawi's largest refugee camp - A SEA of outstretched hands surged forward, each clutching a colourful mug or bottle, ready to...

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Looters target Kyiv Banksy by lifting mural from battered building in war-torn Ukraine

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Scientist from Wuhan says Covid 'leaked from lab' and he was 'terrified by what he saw'

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Chinese health chief calls for CCP to scrap Zero-Covid after protests grip country

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Russia soldiers 'dying of hypothermia' as Putin cripples own troops with 'inadequate' kit

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Russia losing '500 soldiers a day' as Putin faces loss of Ukrainian 'occupied territories'

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Grinning Qatari fans ogling Miss Croatia insist they took pictures as they 'disapproved'

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Elite Russian helicopter explodes mid-air after devastating Ukraine strike - video -- Ukraine has taken down another Russian helicopter in a devastating blow to Vladimir Putin's...

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Putin scrambles to shore up support with desperate visit to Ukraine frontline amid revolts -- The Kremlin announced this week that Vladimir Putin will visit the frontline in the Donbas "in...

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Harrowing moment Chinese man clings to couch as officials violently confront him in home -- Harrowing video shared on social media has shown a desperate Chinese man clinging to his couch...

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Xi Jinping set to unleash 'brutal military repression' to stop lockdown protests in China

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Putin faces social unrest as more than half Russian citizens want end to Ukraine war

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China 'building up its nuclear forces' as Xi Jinping drives military expansion -- China is "building up its nuclear forces" and is "improving its capabilities," says former US...

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George Osborne holds 'secret talks' with Greek PM over Elgin Marbles

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Musk says Twitter was 'arm of DNC' and Hunter Biden story ban was 'election interference'

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Ukraine to secure further victories against Putin as poor Russian tactics exploited

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President Zelensky slams Russian oil cap implemented by Western allies as 'weak'

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Ukrainian pop singer releases heartbreaking single after she fled Kyiv with young son -- A Ukrainian pop singer is releasing a single about her harrowing experience fleeing Kyiv with...

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'Xi appears weak' Jinping sent warning after U-turn to ease Covid restrictions in China -- China's decision to ease Covid restrictions after the worst protests since Tiananmen Square will...

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Fears Putin will unleash Novichok on civilians as weapon of terror in ailing invasion -- Vladimir Putin illegally invaded Ukraine in February, describing it as a "special military...

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Kyiv blasts 'blood money' over BP boss's stake in Russian energy giant

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Russian troops mutiny as conscripts storm off military base and head home in protest

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'We were the test': Why Uyghurs fear China's lockdowns are a sign of worse to come - Here, a Uyghur dissident living in the UK shares his story with Express.co.uk, including the...

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Indonesia to make sex before marriage illegal with jail time for all - including tourists

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EU row with Ryanair erupts as budget travel boss accuses bloc of favouring France

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Putin soiled himself after falling down stairs, claims Telegram channel linked to Kremlin

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Putin 'critically ill' with 'Parkinson's and cancer' leaving him bloated and unstable

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Albino toddler, 3, murdered in her bed and leg cut off for 'lucky charm' by sick intruder

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Russia planning 'new massive attack' on Ukraine – satellite images show bombers lined up

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Live-event - Ukrainian receive 'strong signal' threat as 'bloody parcels' dropped off at embassies - A top US general last month put the casualty figure at closer to 100,000, stressing there had...

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Series of mysterious deaths linked to Russia shows 'Putin not to be crossed', experts warn -- The series of suspicious deaths involving high-profile industrialists and politicians shows how...

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Senegal Parliament erupts into furious row days before World Cup clash with England -- Parliament in Senegal erupted in chaos this week as MPs brawled with each other after one male...

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'I only see losses': Tide turns against Putin as Russians claim war has humiliated them

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Vladimir Putin's 'only hope' rest in talks with Ukraine as Russia 'getting crushed'

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Russian troops caught on camera during looting spree in ransacked Ukrainian home -- Russian looters have been caught stealing from an abandoned Ukrainian home as home security...

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NATO countries running out of ammunition as Germany left with '2 days' of stocks

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Zelensky branded 'the Antichrist' in bizzare Russian TV debate over Ukraine leader

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Biden and Macron pledge to maintain a united front against Putin's 'brutality' in Ukraine

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Kim Jong-un's match: The university student turned spy trying to bring down North Korea

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Old maps, burst tyres and no clothes: Why the Russian military 'will suffer this winter' -- Vladimir Putin's forces have suffered a number of defeats in Ukraine due to poor logistics and a...

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Cannibal who raped, killed and ate a Dutch woman dies aged 73 with no jail time -- Issei Sagawa was deemed unfit to stand trial over the heinous killing of Dutch student Renee...

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Defiant Afghan women fight back in new video after Taliban's football stadium flogging -- The Taliban has sought to implement Sharia law after returning to power last year.

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Ukraine says chance of Russia negotiations are 'slim to none' despite Putin comments

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Donald Trump to be exploited by 'hard men' Putin and Xi if he becomes president

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Former MI6 director warns Sunak to be 'careful' as UK should not be 'involved' with China - Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has signalled an end to the "golden era" of foreign relations with...

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Moment Russian supersonic fighter jet crashes amid questions over Putin's faltering forces

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Biden vows to speak to despot Putin face-to-face only if he ends bitter Ukraine war

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China rages at 'provocative' UK visit as MPs travel to Taiwan amid invasion threats

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Parisians take matter into own hands as they forcefully remove disruptive climate activist

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Macron mocked as French leader proudly brandishes French baguette on US trip to Joe Biden

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Russia morale 'broken' Kremlin troops hit 'rock bottom' over 'indiscriminate' recruitment

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Germany hopes to return to pre-conflict 'peace order' with Russia after war in Ukraine -- The Chancellor expressed his hope that past agreements can be reestablished to bring "peace and...

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New Zealand forces welcome Wallace with Haka as it joins training of Ukrainian soldiers -- Defence Secretary Ben Wallace was welcomed by the famous war dance when visiting the training camp.

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'Selfish and cynical' Teacher's Pet podcast murderer jailed for 24 years aged 74 -- The family of Chris Dawson's wife Lynette say they hope he will "live a long life" in order to...

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Putin 'will be faced with a collapse' as Russia is pushed on back foot across Ukraine

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NATO should allow Ukraine to strike inside Russia, Latvia's foreign minister says

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Boris was right to say Germany wanted Putin victory in Ukraine, says Russian dissident -- Boris Johnson drew an angry rebuke from Berlin after suggesting Germany had hoped Russia would...

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Putin nightmare as apocalyptic dark smoke rises from Moscow warehouse

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Buddhist temple left without monks after all its holy men failed drug tests

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Christmas appeal launched to help thousands of stray dogs and cats in war-torn Ukraine

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Putin could launch Christmas offensive on Ukraine but Russia's military 'unprepared'

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VDL infuriates Ukraine as she revealed 'classified' war figures in now deleted video -- The EU Commission President was forced to delete a video she posted which Ukraine's armed forces...

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Mum in croptop kicked off flight in front of child and quizzed over 'inappropriate' outfit -- Police escorted the woman off the flight after cabin crew told her to cover her stomach.

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Modi pulls rug from under Putin as India orders Russia to back down on threat -- The Indian Prime Minister took a thinly-veiled swipe at Vladimir Putin as he called for the...

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China finally eases COVID-19 restrictions after devastating protests gripped nation

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Putin under pressure as latest poll shows Russian support for war plummeting

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Macron slams 'super aggressive' US Inflation Reduction Act as new subsidies anger Europe - The French President flew to Washington for talks on Tuesday in his second state visit since...

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Ukraine hits Russian troops in Donetsk with 'massive' strikes using British M777 Howitzers

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Fleetwood Mac's late McVie hailed as 'important' female icon in rock music

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Putin's inner circle crippled as Russian economy at risk of collapse after war spending

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Ex-MI6 director warns Sunak to say 'necessary minimum' about China over unrest

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China protests branded 'warning shot' for Xi Jinping as support 'fraying'

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Bizarre moment Ghana MP calls nation's vice president an 'Economic Harry Maguire'

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Portraits of a war in Europe: Artist documents the cost of the Russian invasion of Ukraine -- Bodies were being exhumed in the local churchyard on the day that award-winning war artist...

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Coca-Cola Christmas truck in flames forcing driver to disconnect cab - video -- The Coco-Cola Christmas truck burst into flames on a busy road in Romania, Bucharest.

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Putin may not survive this winter as police protection budget strained over sanctions -- Western sanctions have sent Russia's economy reeling, making it the only developed country set...

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Russian troops suffering from 'sinking morale' as Putin set to lose support

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Desperate Putin recruits football 'ultras' to join Ukraine invasion - video

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Ukraine and NATO allies facing 'major issue' amid heavy fight against Russian forces -- A retired US general has pinpointed a "major issue" for NATO as the West look to keep up with...

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Australian zoo releases clip after five lions escape enclosure in 'code one' lockdown

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Spanish police claim bombs sent to Ukraine embassy and weapons factory could be connected

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Putin humiliated as Russian troops struggle with friendly fire and Ukrainian tricks

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Brigitte Macron's children felt 'hurt' as she split from husband to marry Emmanuel Macron

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Royal Naval ships 'taking the game into lair of the Russian Bear' to deter Putin -- Iain Ballantyne says there has been a noticeable uptick in US Navy submarine numbers off UK...

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Jacinda Ardern and Sanna Marin shoot down 'sexist' question about meeting -- Many people took to Twitter to label the journalist's question as sexist.

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World Cup fan 'shot in head by Islamic Regime forces' after celebrating 1-0 defeat to USA -- Iranians across the country had celebrated the national team's loss as fury against the Islamic...

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'They could finish Putin off': West urged to supply Ukraine with new tanks to crush Russia

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Drone attack sets Russian oil depot alight as Ukraine unleashes blazing inferno

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Russian pundit casually threatens viewer who accuses him of 'lying': 'We will find you' Top Kremlin propagandist Vladimir Solovyov suggested Russian officials would silence dissenting...

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Islamic State leader killed while 'fighting the enemies of God'

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Ukraine destroys three Russian military vehicles as soldiers flee - video

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Life after Xi Jinping: Who could replace him and what it might mean for the world

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Russian convicts release promo video for 'climbing the career ladder' through enlistment

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Family of boy, 9, mauled in dog attack share pics of his horror injuries as warning

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'Hugely disappointing': Anger as Faroe Islands renew fishery agreement with Russia

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Road rage driver slams into car in front them gets out of her car to shout at motorist -- A viral social media video shows a woman smashing into the back of a car before screaming at the...

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German minister admits Merkel's Nord Stream 2 helped spark Putin's invasion of Ukraine -- German Chancellor Olaf Scholz had defended the Nord Stream 2 pipeline as a "private-sector...

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Ukraine nursery destroyed by vicious Russian missile strikes - video -- Russian forces have made marginal gains in the southeastern city of Bakhmut as they look to...

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Horror as explosion hits Ukrainian embassy in Madrid with at least one injured

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Ethnic minorties targeted by brutal Iranian regime

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Man arrested near President Macron's office after breaching security of Elysee Palace -- A man managed to enter the building housing President Emmanuel Macron's office, leaving...

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'We're rotting on the ground!' Russian soldier exposes the horrors of the war

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Biden rolls out red carpet for Macron as US eyes close relationship with old ally France

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Chinese official censors himself as he ignores reporter's Covid-zero question after unrest

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WhatsApp tragedy as girl, 13, kills herself when friends remove her from group in 'joke'

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'Shook me to the core:' Putin pundit recalls seeing soldiers using rubbish as knee pads -- Putin pundit, Vladimir Solovyov claimed he was shaken to the core after a trip to a Russian...

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Parents find son's remains inside huge crocodile after beast rips 8-year-old's head off -- Warning: distressing content. The parents of an 8-year-old boy mauled to death by a crocodile...

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Putin backed into corner as new court to give Russia nowhere to hide on Ukraine war crimes -- European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has pledged to set up a new specialised...

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Putin propagandist calls on Russian army to reduce size of Ukraine

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Russia lashes out at 'toxic' US over cancellation of key nuclear weapons summit in Cairo

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