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FILE -- In this Dec. 8, 2010 photo a 100-kilogram (221-pound) Canadian gold coin is displayed at the Bode Museum in Berlin, Germany. German prosecutors are seeking lengthy prison terms for four men accused of staging the brazen theft of a Canadian gold coin that disappeared from a Berlin museum almost three years ago. The 'Big Maple Leaf' coin, worth several million dollars, was stolen from the Bode Museum in March 2017. (Marcel Mettelsiefen/dpa via AP, file)
Prosecutors seek prison terms for accused in gold coin heistGerman prosecutors are seeking lengthy prison terms for four men accused of staging the brazen theft of a 100-kilogram (221-pound) Canadian gold coin from a Berlin museum almost three years ago
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Kosovo president nominates Albin Kurti as prime ministerKosovo's president has nominated Albin Kurti as the country's next prime minister, more than three months after parliamentary polls in which no party won a governing majority
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FILE - In this Thursday, March 28, 2013 file photo, BBC journalists and technical staff on strike form a picket line outside BBC's New Broadcasting House in central London. BBC Director-General Tony Hall announced Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 that he will step down from the helm of the U.K. broadcaster in six months after seven years in the job. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, file)
BBC chief Tony Hall to step down amid mounting challengesBBC Director-General Tony Hall has announced that he will step down from the helm of the U.K. broadcaster in six months after seven years in the job
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Greek police search for gunmen who shot dead 2 MontenegrinsGreek police are searching for four masked gunmen who burst into a popular restaurant and shot dead two men from Montenegro
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Creditors start checkup as Greece seeks lower budget targetsOfficials from Greece's bailout-creditor institutions are in Athens for an inspection of the country's public finances
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Jaroslav Kubera, speaker of Czech Senate, dies at 72The upper house of the Czech parliament says speaker Jaroslav Kubera has died suddenly
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A man photographs the Mediterranean sea during strong winds in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. Two people have died as storms carrying heavy snowfalls and gale-force winds lashed many parts of Spain on Monday. The storm has forced the closure of Alicante airport and some 30 roads in eastern region. Six provinces are on top alert. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
Spain walloped by heavy snow, rain, gales that leave 2 deadHeavy snow, rain and gale-force winds are lashing many parts of Spain, causing at least two deaths
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A TV tower is surrounded by fog in Sarajevo, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. The local government in Sarajevo issued a warning to residents to avoid spending time outdoors as extremely high pollution levels are being recorded in the air of Bosnian capital in last two days. (AP Photo/Eldar Emric)
Bosnian protesters hold anti-pollution protest in SarajevoDozens of people have gathered for a protest in Sarajevo because of dangerously high levels of air pollution in the Bosnian capital in the past few weeks
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, rear center, leads a conference on Libya at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. (Kay Nietfeld/DPA via AP, Pool)
Germany downplays flap over Tunisia invite to Libya summitThe German government is downplaying Tunisia's rejection of a last-minute invitation to a weekend conference on Libya, its north African neighbor
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US brokers prospective flights between Serbia, KosovoU.S. diplomats have overseen the signing of an agreement between Serbia and Kosovo on the resumption of commercial flights after a hiatus of more than 20 years
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Men from Morocco and Bangladesh react on an overcrowded wooden boat, as aid workers of the Spanish NGO Open Arms approach them in the Mediterranean Sea, international waters, off the Libyan coast, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
EU sets up $998 million budget for humanitarian aidThe European Union has adopted a budget worth 900 million euros ($998 million) to help countries affected by humanitarian crises
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A journalist takes a picture of the previously contested painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh, a 1889 self-portrait, of which the authenticity was confirmed during a press conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. The painting, which belongs to the National Museum in Norway, was painted at the Saint-Paul de Mausole psychiatric institution in Saint-Remy de Provence, France. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Experts say Vincent van Gogh self-portrait is genuineExperts in Amsterdam have confirmed that a Vincent van Gogh self-portrait was indeed painted by the Dutch master as he recovered in a French asylum from a mental breakdown
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Former German military translator on trial as Iran spyA German-Afghan man who worked for years as an interpreter and adviser for the German military has gone on trial on charges of spying for Iranian intelligence
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League's leader Matteo Salvini, flanked by party candidate Lucia Borgonzoni, gestures during a campaign rally in view of the upcoming local elections in the Emilia Romagna region, in Maranello, Italy, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (Stefano Cavicchi/LaPresse via AP)
Italy's Salvini dares lawmakers to vote to put him on trialItaly's right-wing opposition leader Matteo Salvini is daring fellow senators to vote to put him on trial for alleged kidnapping for keeping migrants aboard a rescue ship when he was interior minister last year
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Visitors wait as striking employees demonstrate outside the Louvre museum Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 in Paris. Paris' Louvre museum was closed Friday as dozens of protesters blocked the entrance to denounce the French government's plans to overhaul the pension system. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
Paris transit strike eases; commuters, tourists relievedParis commuters are finding their smiles again after some striking subway workers decided to end their walkouts against a contested overhaul of France's pension system
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