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Un policier russe

At least 13 dead, including 7 children, in Russia school shooting

The attack was the latest in a series of school shootings that have shaken Russia in recent years

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Far-right Brothers of Italy's leader Giorgia Meloni votes at a polling station in Rome, September 25, 2022.

Exit polls indicate Italy's far-right wins election

Meloni plays down her party's post-fascist roots, portraying it as a mainstream conservative group

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A man casts his vote at a polling station on September 25, 2022 in Rome, Italy, as the country is voting for the legislative election.

Italians head to polls as far-right eyes historic victory

Giorgia Meloni is hoping to become Italy's first female prime minister

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Eli, an Iranian refugee woman living in Greece shouts after she cuts her hair during a demonstration by Iranians living in Greece in central Athens on September 24, 2022.

Hundreds rally in European cities to denounce Iran regime

The protesters sang in Persian the Italian protest song 'Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful)'

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The exterior view of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, March 31, 2021.

Abu Akleh's family files complaint to International Criminal Court

The family says provided 'overwhelming' new evidence of Israel’s responsibility for the journalist’s death

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Police officers detain a man in Moscow, Russia, on September 21, 2022, following calls to protest against partial mobilization announced by President Vladimir Putin.

Russia: Over 1,000 anti-mobilization protesters arrested

'Why are they deciding my future for me? I'm scared for myself, for my brother'

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Supporters of Italian far-right party Brothers of Italy and its leader Giorgia Meloni, attend a rally as part of the campaign for general elections, in Piazza Duomo in Milan, Italy on September 11, 2022.

Italian party suspends candidate for praising Hitler

The candidate’s social media posts sparked anger among Italian Jews

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Israel's Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant-General Aviv Kohavi at the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland, on September 19, 2022.

Israel hits back at Iranian leader over Holocaust denial

'It is not necessary to be a historian or a researcher to understand the horrors of the Holocaust'

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Sign at the entrance to the Russian branch of the Jewish Agency for Israel office in Moscow on July 28, 2022.

Jewish Agency trial in Moscow postponed again

Jewish Agency shutdown would be 'a grave event' for Russian-Israeli ties: Lapid

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Russian tourists have their passport checked on July 28, 2022 at the Nuijamaa border crossing, Finland.

Entry ban for Russian tourists comes into force in 4 EU countries

Baltic states and Poland called free movement of Russians across the EU 'unacceptable' amid the Ukraine war

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Le public se recueille devant le cercueil de la reine Elizabeth à Westminster Hall, au Palais de Westminster à Londres,  le 19 septembre 2022

UK and the world say farewell to Queen Elizabeth II

She will be buried alongside her father king George VI, mother queen Elizabeth, and sister princess Margaret

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US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden arrive at London Stansted Airport on September 17, 2022, in Stansted, United Kingdom, to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on September 19.

Biden to pay respects to Queen Elizabeth lying in state

US president said that Elizabeth 'defined an era' after she reigned for a record-breaking 70 years

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Trois terroristes capturés par la police allemande à la base aérienne de Fürstenfeldbruck: Ibrahim Mosoud Badran, Samer Mohamed Abdulah et Abed Kair al Dnawly, le 6 septembre 1972

Munich terrorist lived in Berlin after 1972 attack - report

The Palestinian lived in West Berlin and worked for the Palestine Liberation Organization in East Berlin

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A person sticks a leaflet promoting an anti-monarchy protest for the day of Queen Elizabeth II's funeral, to a lamp post in Brixton, south London, England, on September 16, 2022.

Mourning the Queen: Mixed feelings in a divided United Kingdom

The Queen's death is met with mixed reactions – some remember a glorious past; for others, a painful history

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Picture taken on September 26, 2016 shows the head office of international broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) in Bonn, western Germany.

Support of Israel’s right to exist mandatory for employees of German public broadcaster

'Due to Germany's history, we have a special obligation towards Israel'

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European Union commissioner for internal market Thierry Breton speaks during a press conference on the Media Freedom Act in Brussels, Belgium, on September 15, 2022.

EU unveils rules against state intervention in media

'To guarantee that our media are able to operate without any interference, be it private or public'

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Le président polonais Andrzej Duda à Kiev le 23 février 2022

Poland's Duda says Warsaw should demand war reparations from Russia

'I don’t see any reasons why we shouldn’t demand this'

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Reproduction made on September 12, 2022 from the exhibition catalogue by the Vienna City Hall Library shows Austrian prisoner Rudolf Friemel and Spaniard Margarita Ferrer Rey, who married on March 18, 1944 in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Austria releases archive of unique wedding in Auschwitz

'We see through them that there was love in the midst of horror'

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A woman holds a placard reading "You can't shut up everyone!" as journalists and supporters take part in a protest against the list of "foreign agent" media in central Moscow, Russia, on September 4, 2021.

Moscow court liquidates Russia’s journalists union

In July, the organization suspended its activities due to charges over 'discrediting' the Russian army

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The Bearer Party from Queen's Company, 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, places the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II on the catafalque, in Westminster Hall, London, England, on September 14, 2022.

First public mourners view Queen at rest

'It's like completing a journey: from watching the coronation of the Queen in 1953 to paying tribute to her'

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US President Joe Biden (R) and US First Lady Jill Biden speak with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (C) after watching the military march past at Windsor Castle in Windsor, west of London, UK, on June 13, 2021.

US Biden speaks with King Charles for first time since Queen's death

US President Joe Biden 'conveyed his wish to continue a close relationship with the King'

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Seen from the top of the Wellington Arch, the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II is taken in the Royal Hearse to Buckingham Palace in London, England, on September 13, 2022.

'Calm before the storm:' London readies for Queen's send-off

'I've never seen something like it. You can feel it's coming and that it's going to be huge'

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (2L) stands with from left, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince Louis of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, Prince George of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, on Buckingham Palace balcony following the Queen's Birthday Parade, London, UK, on June 02, 2022.

Royal inheritance: Distribution of Queen Elizabeth's fortune

Queen Elizabeth's fortune is estimated at around $500 million; the Royal Family's – $28 billion

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Then German president Joachim Gauck (C) delivers a speech during the visit of a synagogue in Ioannina, Greece, on March 7, 2014.

Exploring ancient roots of Romaniote Jews in Greece

'Holy Land Uncovered' host Emily Frances takes us on a tour of the Ioannina Jewish community