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Macron sees Trump dropping Iran nuclear deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFive times Macron ripped up Trump agenda French President Emmanuel Macron has said he may have failed in efforts to persuade Donald Trump to stick to an international nuclear deal with Iran. “My view is… that he will get rid of this deal on his own, for […]

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Late author ‘helped catch serial killer’

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Michelle McNamara, pictured with husband Patton Oswalt, was deep into investigating the unsolved crimes when she died suddenly in 2016 A comedian and author has praised his late wife, Michelle McNamara, for her role in the apprehension of a former police officer suspected of a string of US murders, rapes […]

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Trump threatens ‘big problems’ for Iran

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump brushes ‘dandruff’ off ‘perfect’ Macron US President Donald Trump has warned Iran of “big problems” if it resumes the nuclear programme it agreed to curb in a 2015 international accord. Speaking at the White House with French President Emmanuel Macron, Mr Trump called the Iran deal […]

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‘Bin Laden bodyguard’ on German welfare

Image copyright Funke Foto ServicesImage caption Sami A has been kept under close surveillance in Germany A Tunisian man who once allegedly protected Osama Bin Laden has lived in Germany since 1997 and gets €1,168 (£1,022) a month in welfare payments. The figure was revealed by a regional government, after the far-right Alternative for Germany […]

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Anti-Semitic Wagner letter to be sold in Jerusalem

Image copyright AFP/GettyImage caption Wagner would “roll over in his grave” if he knew that a bearded Jew was to profit from his letter, auctioneer Meron Eren said A letter written by Hitler’s favourite composer Richard Wagner warning about “corrosive” Jewish influence on culture is to be auctioned in Jerusalem. In the April 1869 letter, […]