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Hungary PM defends police handling of 'rebel' migrants
Hungary PM defends police handling of 'rebel' migrants

Prime Minister Viktor Orban defended Hungarian police against accusations of maltreating refugees, saying the migrants had "rebelled" against Hungarian law.

Hungary PM defends police handling of 'rebel' migrants
Migrants breach Hungary police lines as army prepares for action
Migrants breach Hungary police lines as army prepares for action

Hundreds of migrants broke through police lines in Hungary near the Serbian border for a third day running, as the army began mobilising for a possible role in guarding the frontier.

Migrants breach Hungary police lines as army prepares for action
'Tired but happy': refugees arrive in France from Germany
'Tired but happy': refugees arrive in France from Germany

A first group of around 50 refugees arrived in France from Germany as Paris tries to ease pressure on its neighbour, which has received the bulk of the migrants streaming into Europe.

'Tired but happy': refugees arrive in France from Germany
Denmark sends first group of refugees back to Germany
Denmark sends first group of refugees back to Germany

Denmark has sent back a first group of refugees who arrived from Germany, Danish police said Tuesday, with others expected to follow.

Denmark sends first group of refugees back to Germany
Turkey PM vows to 'wipe out PKK terrorists' after deadly attack
Turkey PM vows to 'wipe out PKK terrorists' after deadly attack

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu vowed to "wipe out" Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants from their mountain strongholds after 16 soldiers were killed in a rebel attack.

Turkey PM vows to 'wipe out PKK terrorists' after deadly attack
Greece's Lesbos 'near explosion' with over 15,000 refugees: minister
Greece's Lesbos 'near explosion' with over 15,000 refugees: minister

The Greek island of Lesbos is "on the verge of explosion" with violence erupting as the more than 15,000 mainly Syrian refugees push local resources to the limit.

Greece's Lesbos 'near explosion' with over 15,000 refugees: minister
Thousands of Palestinian structures under Israeli demolition orders: UN
Thousands of Palestinian structures under Israeli demolition orders: UN

Some 13,000 Palestinian structures in the West Bank are currently under Israeli demolition orders, leaving residents and homes "in a state of chronic uncertainty and threat".

Thousands of Palestinian structures under Israeli demolition orders: UN
Between hope and despair, migrants board buses for Austria
Between hope and despair, migrants board buses for Austria

"According to the Hungarian government, there will be free buses to take you to the last town before the border," shouts a man urgently in Arabic through a megaphone.

Between hope and despair, migrants board buses for Austria
Migrants storm re-opened Budapest train station
Migrants storm re-opened Budapest train station

Several hundred migrants stormed into Budapest's main international train station early Thursday after police re-opened it following a two-day standoff

Migrants storm re-opened Budapest train station
'We love Germany!', cry relieved refugees at Munich station
'We love Germany!', cry relieved refugees at Munich station

"We love Germany," several young migrants yelled happily as they stumbled out of a train in Munich -- the last stop, they hope, of their long and perilous journey from war.

'We love Germany!', cry relieved refugees at Munich station
EU says deadly Kiev clashes 'very worrying'
EU says deadly Kiev clashes 'very worrying'

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini expressed concern over "very worrying" deadly clashes in Kiev as Ukrainian lawmakers backed an autonomy plan for rebel regions.

EU says deadly Kiev clashes 'very worrying'
Palmyra temple appears intact after blast: Syria official
Palmyra temple appears intact after blast: Syria official

A blast rocked the ancient ruins in Syria's Palmyra on Sunday but the site's famed Temple of Bel appeared to be largely intact.

Palmyra temple appears intact after blast: Syria official
Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster
Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster

Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster
Berlin pledges police backup to refugee flashpoint town
Berlin pledges police backup to refugee flashpoint town

Berlin pledged to send police reinforcements to the eastern German town hit by violent anti-migrant protests.

Berlin pledges police backup to refugee flashpoint town
Malaysia PM criticises upcoming demonstration
Malaysia PM criticises upcoming demonstration

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak criticised organisers of a weekend protest demanding his ouster, saying the timing and venue of the demonstration would clash with independence day parade rehearsals.

Malaysia PM criticises upcoming demonstration
Merkel vows no tolerance for migrant hate as 55 die in Mediterranean
Merkel vows no tolerance for migrant hate as 55 die in Mediterranean

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faced down far-right hecklers vowing zero tolerance for "vile" anti-migrant violence as rescuers found 55 corpses on stricken boats in the Mediterranean.

Merkel vows no tolerance for migrant hate as 55 die in Mediterranean
Hungary migrant crisis escalates as police fire tear gas
Hungary migrant crisis escalates as police fire tear gas

Hungary's migrant crisis escalated as police fired tear gas at the EU country's main processing centre.

Hungary migrant crisis escalates as police fire tear gas
Fear and despair in Kashmir as India-Pakistan talks falter
Fear and despair in Kashmir as India-Pakistan talks falter

India and Pakistan aborted rare talks on their festering conflict in Kashmir this weekend under a cloud of recriminations.

Fear and despair in Kashmir as India-Pakistan talks falter
Exhausted migrants reach Serbia, dreaming of Western Europe
Exhausted migrants reach Serbia, dreaming of Western Europe

In a dusty field on Serbia's border with Macedonia, thousands of migrants hoping to reach a better future in western Europe are offered some respite from their perilous journeys.

Exhausted migrants reach Serbia, dreaming of Western Europe
UN chief appalled by 'barbaric' attacks in Palmyra
UN chief appalled by 'barbaric' attacks in Palmyra

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he was appalled by reports that Islamic State militants had demolished a temple in Syria's ancient Palmyra.

UN chief appalled by 'barbaric' attacks in Palmyra