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Israel's war cabinet indicates date for Rafah ground invasion

A member of Israel's war cabinet has indicated a ground invasion of Rafah may begin around Ramadan, which is expected to start on 10 March.

Eiffel Tower: Tourists turned away from Paris attraction as workers strike

Tourists hoping to climb the Eiffel Tower were left disappointed on Monday as workers went on strike.

Alexei Navalny: What we know about the death of Putin's critic

The death of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has sparked a series of questions and accusations, including over how he died and, crucially,…

CCTV cameras appear to capture Navalny's body being transported in midnight convoy

Traffic cameras appear to have captured a Russian convoy transporting Alexei Navalny's body from prison to a morgue.

Alexei Navalny's widow claims he was poisoned - and accuses Russia of 'hiding' his body

The widow of Alexei Navalny has claimed her husband was poisoned "by another of Putin's novichoks" and says she will "soon reveal details" on why he…

Vladimir Putin critics like Alexei Navalny need support from West, says Alexander Litvinenko's widow

The widow of former Russian Federal Security Service agent, Alexander Litvinenko, has said Vladimir Putin critics in Russia need support from the West.…

'I miss our roots': Ukrainians on what the refugee scheme extension means for them

Ludmila misses her parents and longs to return home to Ukraine. 

Gaza's Nasser hospital 'not functional' following Israeli raid, WHO warns

Nasser hospital - the main medical centre serving southern Gaza - is "not functional anymore", the World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned.

Dozens still laying flowers for Navalny despite risk of arrest - highlighting opposition leader's impact

In the days since Alexei Navalny's death, people have kept coming to lay flowers at two sites in the heart of Moscow which commemorate the victims…

Was a lack of Ukrainian ammunition to blame for Russia taking Avdiivka?

The fall of Avdiivka has handed Russia its most important battlefield victory since it seized Bakhmut following nine months of gruelling attritional…

Alexei Navalny: Allies accuse Russian authorities of 'doing everything they can' to 'avoid' handing…

Allies of Alexei Navalny have accused Russian authorities of "doing everything they can" to "avoid" handing his body over to his family.

Alexei Navalny's body 'in morgue' as inmate describes 'mysterious commotion' - Russian news outlet

Alexei Navalny's body has been transferred to a morgue, according to a Russian news outlet, with guards reportedly "mysteriously" searching prison…

Gold mine boss detained as search continues for missing miners trapped after huge landslide in Turkey

The boss of a mining company, which runs a gold mine where nine miners are missing after a massive landslide, has been detained by authorities in Turkey.

Catherine 'Kasha' Rigby: Renowned US skier dies in Kosovo avalanche

Renowned US skier Catherine 'Kasha' Rigby has died in an avalanche in Kosovo, her fiancee has said.

Riots break out between rival Eritrean groups in the Netherlands

Cars have been set on fire as rioting broke out between two rival groups of Eritreans in the Netherlands on Saturday.