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27 February 2015 Last updated at 11:50 ET

German MPs back Greek loan extension

German MPs vote overwhelmingly to extend financial aid to Greece by another four months, despite public scepticism.


An OSCE observer takes a picture of Ukrainian artillery near Soledar, in the Donetsk region, 27 February  Threat to east Ukraine 'to persist'

Ukraine's president says a "military threat from the east" will remain even if a truce with rebels holds, a warning seen as a reference to Russia.

Police stand guard outside the Krudttonden cafe, the free speech event targeted by the Copenhagen gunmanThird arrest in Copenhagen shootings

Danish police arrest a third man suspected of aiding a gunman who killed two people in attacks in Copenhagen earlier this month.

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Greek crisis deepens amid EU tensions

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