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One person has died and at least 20 others have been injured after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck the Greek island of Crete. People were sent fleeing into the streets in the city of Heraklion, schools were evacuated as the earthquake damaged houses and churches. Repeated aftershocks rattled the country’s fourth-largest city, adding to damage
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A British warship has sailed through the Taiwan Strait – a move that angered China, which claims self-governing Taiwan as part of its territory.  China’s military followed and warned the British warship that sailed across the waters the People’s Liberation Army said on Monday, adding that Britain was engaging in behaviour that “harboured evil intentions”.
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Preliminary results in the German elections show the centre-left social democrats have beaten outgoing chancellor Angela Merkel’s centre-right bloc. SPD won 25.8% to the CDU/CSU’s 24.1%, according to figures from German broadcaster ARD and Reuters. The greens were next with 14.6%, followed by the FDP on 11.5% and right-wing populist party AfD next with 10.4%.
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The centre-left Social Democrats have narrowly beaten outgoing chancellor Angela Merkel’s centre-right bloc in a closely fought election, according to preliminary results. SPD won 25.9% to the CDU/CSU’s 24.1%, according to figures released by election officials on Monday after the count for all 299 constituencies was completed. The Greens were next with 14.6%, followed by
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