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Danish police detain 2 men suspected of aiding gunman

Danish police said they have detained two men suspected of helping a gunman who killed two people in separate shootings in Copenhagen Saturday.
February 16, 2015

Paris demo in support of Greece draws at least 2,000

At least 2,000 people marched through the streets of Paris on Sunday to voice their support for Greece against what they called "the Goliath of finance".
GlobalPost: February 15, 2015

Thousands rally against austerity across Greece

ATHENS, Greece — About 15,000 people have gathered in central Athens to support the newly elected government's push for a better deal on Greece's debt.
The San Luis Obispo Tribune: February 15, 2015

Turkey rallies over murder of woman who 'resisted rape'

Thousands of women in Turkey have protested at the murder of a young woman who allegedly resisted an attempt by a bus driver to rape her.
BBC: February 15, 2015

Bullets spray Copenhagen free-speech meeting

Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt has called Saturday's deadly shooting at a free-speech event in Copenhagen a terrorist attack.
February 15, 2015

Greece to move fast to close migrant centres

The new Greek government will move quickly to keep its electoral promise and shut down the country's overcrowded migrant detention centres, a minister said Saturday, following the apparent suicide of an inmate.
The Peninsula Qatar: February 14, 2015

'Grexit' would be no easy ride for austerity-weary Greeks

"Grexit" would be sudden, sharp and probably conducted in the dark of night; if Greece were to quit the euro, it would also mark the beginning of a long, hard road - for some harder still than the one already travelled.
Reuters: February 13, 2015

Chapel Hill murders: Turkish leader challenges Obama

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has criticised US President Barack Obama for his silence over the murder of three Muslim students in the US.
BBC: February 13, 2015

Former Cypriot minister, son jailed in Greece over arms kickbacks

Cyprus's former interior minister and his son were jailed in Greece on Wednesday for helping a leading Greek politician take millions of euros in kickbacks from arms deals,
eKathimerini: February 11, 2015

At least 200 migrants die on Mediterranean crossing

At least 200 migrants died after trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in inflatable boats, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday.
February 11, 2015