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Supporters of French presidential candidate Eric Zemmour wave posters and flags during the candidate’s first rally

Violence as French far-right TV pundit holds campaign rally

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Former Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole

Senate leader and presidential candidate Bob Dole dies aged 98

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Demonstrators light fireworks during a protest against coronavirus measures in Brussels

Belgian police use water cannon and tear gas on Covid protesters

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Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz

Second party approves deal for Scholz’s new German government

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A man inspects a lorry buried in the ash following the eruption of Mount Semeru in Lumajang district, East Java province, Indonesia (Trisnadi/AP)

Death toll rises after eruption of volcano on Indonesia’s Java island

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Anti-abortion protesters in front of the US Supreme Court earlier this month

Both sides planning for new state-by-state abortion fight in US

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Pope Francis attends a ceremony at the Karatepe refugee camp, on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece (Alessandra Tarantino/AP)

Pope urges action on migrant crisis to stop ‘shipwreck of civilisation’

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People wear face masks as they visit the traditional Christmas market in Frankfurt, Germany (Michael Probst/AP)

Incoming German transport minister warns against travel over Christmas

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Members of a civil society group participate in a demonstration to condemn Sialkot’s lynching incident, in Lahore, Pakistan (KM Chaudary/AP)

Pakistan’s PM pledges severity with suspects after Sri Lankan man lynched

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An Israeli policeman stands guard near Damascus Gate to the Old City of Jerusalem (Mahmoud Illean/AP)

Israeli police officers questioned over death of Palestinian who stabbed man

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Aurora Silva greets supporters after she was named the new Democratic Unity Roundtable gubernatorial candidate for Barinas State (Ariana Cubillos/AP)

Supporters of disqualified candidate stage protest in Venezuela

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Composite of Andrew and Chris Cuomo

Chris Cuomo fired by CNN for helping ex-governor brother deal with accusations

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Destroyed bridge

Indonesia’s volcano spews ash and lava in deadly eruption

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The Crown Prince meets the French president

French president uses Saudi trip to ease tension with Lebanon

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Marine Le Pen

Populist leaders take steps towards building ‘big European force’, says Le Pen

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Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin

Biden and Putin set for talks next week as tensions grow over Ukraine

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