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22 August 2014 Last updated at 08:29 ET

Russian aid convoy 'invades Ukraine'

A senior official in Kiev accuses Russia of invading Ukraine after Russian humanitarian aid lorries cross the border without permission.


Newly arrived Iraqi Christians with French Foreign Minister Laurent FabiusIraqi Christians welcomed in France

France welcomes about 40 Iraqi Christian refugees flown to Paris from Irbil in Iraqi Kurdistan after fleeing Islamist fighters.

Lion cubs at circus, Four white lion cubs born in Germany

Four rare white lion cubs - three males and one female - are born at a circus on tour in eastern Germany.

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Europe: All change on Iraq

Europe's leaders drop their earlier assessment that the crisis in Iraq is principally a humanitarian issue.

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  • Protest in SchilderswijkRadical fears

    Dutch grapple with jihadist threat from some young Muslims


  • Ripe appleCrunch time

    Russian ban starts to bite for Poland's apple growers


  • Cellist Alisa WeilersteinPulling power

    The enduring appeal of Dvorak's Cello Concerto


  • Zara Phillips will be part of the GB Team at the World Equestrian GamesHarnessing interest

    High hopes for the equestrian world games


  • Yazidi children in Angers in western France hold placards in support of their community in Iraq (20 August 2014)All change

    Europe's leaders harden stance on Iraq


  • Sandro Prosperi Daily struggle

    Shopkeepers in Rome deal with reality of endless economic crisis


  • Pro Israel activists hold a banner reading 'Against Anti-Semitism and hate of Israel' at a demonstration as part of Quds Day in Berlin, Germany, 25 July 2014'Rising tide'

    Do statistics support claims that anti-Semitism is increasing?


  • Belgian refugees in Folkestone in 1914Refugee influx

    How Britain coped with its biggest wave of refugees ever


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