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Key names out in Turkish interim government, but AK Party still dominates

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By Gulsen Solaker ANKARA (Reuters) - An interim power-sharing government to be announced in Turkey on Friday will see the departure of high-profile figures including Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, senior officials said, but there is little likelihood of any major policy shifts. Prime Minister Ahmet...(more) 




3 arrested after 71 dead migrants found in Austria truck

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Police arrested three people overnight in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants found in a refrigerated truck abandoned in Austria.  



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Hungary police arrest three Bulgarians, one Afghan related to migrant deaths in Austria

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Hungarian police have arrested three Bulgarians and one Afghan citizen related to the truck found in Austria in which 71 migrants have died, Hungarian police said in a statement on Friday on its official website. Separately, a police spokeswoman told national news agency MTI that there...(more) 



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The Latest: UN: 200 migrants missing, feared dead off Libya

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VIENNA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe. 



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UK economy grows 0.7% in second quarter

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London (AFP) - Britain's economy accelerated in the second quarter by 0.7 percent compared with the previous three months, unrevised official data showed on Friday. 



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Border firing kills nine on India-Pakistan war anniversary

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SRINAGAR, India/LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Cross-border firing between India and Pakistan killed at least nine people on Friday, the day India marked the 50th anniversary of a war between the two South Asian nations. On the Pakistani side of the frontier, six civilians were killed and...(more) 



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Dead Austria migrants likely Syrians, include four children

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The 71 bodies found in an abandoned truck on an Austrian motorway were believed to be those of Syrian migrants and included a toddler and three young boys, Austrian police said Friday. "Among these 71 people, there were 59 men, eight women and four children including...(more) 



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Children among 71 migrants found dead in truck in Austria

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By Karin Strohecker EISENSTADT, Austria (Reuters) - Four children, including a baby girl, were among 71 migrants found dead in a truck on an Austrian highway and three people have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the tragedy, Austrian police said on Friday. At a...(more) 



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Migrant tragedies on land and sea claim hundreds of lives

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By Ahmed Elumami and Karen Strohecker TRIPOLI/VIENNA (Reuters) - About 200 migrants from Africa, the Middle East and Asia died when their overcrowded boat sank off the Libyan coast while Austrian authorities on Friday raised to 70 the number of refugees found dead in the back...(more) 



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Libya recovers 82 bodies after migrant boat sinks: official

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya has recovered 82 bodies washed ashore after a boat packed with migrants sank near the western town of Zuwara, a Red Crescent official said on Friday. "About 100 people are still missing," said Ibrahim al-Attoushi, the Red Crescent official, adding that about...(more) 



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More than 70 migrants dead in Austrian truck tragedy

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Austrian police have recovered more than 70 dead migrants from a lorry abandoned on a motorway, the government said Friday, in the latest horrific tragedy in Europe's unrelenting migrant misery. Thirty bodies were also recovered in the Mediterranean off Libya on Thursday after yet another boat...(more) 



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Asia markets rally after strong US growth figures

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Asia stocks extended their rally on Friday, taking heart from strong US growth figures to cement a recovery after a torrid week when global markets took fright over China's gloomy economic outlook. Tokyo led the gains, with Shanghai and several other markets in tow, and oil...(more) 



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