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26 February 2015 Last updated at 18:40 ET

Ukraine 'starts weapons withdrawal'

Ukraine's army is starting the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line in the east as part of a ceasefire, the defence ministry in Kiev says.


A burning car in central Athens' Exarchia district on 26 February 2015Greek violence ahead of debt vote

Greek police clash with rioters after the first protest against the left-wing government, ahead of a key German vote on extending the bailout.

Niels H in court on 26 February German nurse gets life for murders

A German former nurse, who admitted killing more than 30 patients with lethal drug overdoses, is jailed for life by a court in Lower Saxony.

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