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At least 6 Tunisian police killed in ambush

At least 6 Tunisian police killed in ambush

At least six members of Tunisia's security forces were killed on Sunday in an ambush in the northwest of the country close to the border with Algeria.

French policeman on manslaughter charge as shooting sparks riots

French policeman on manslaughter charge as shooting sparks riots

A French policeman who shot dead a young black man in western France, sparking four nights of rioting, has been charged with manslaughter, his lawyer said as clashes between youths and police raged into early Saturday.

Twelve arrested in riots over police killing of French youth

Twelve arrested in riots over police killing of French youth

Twelve people were arrested after a second night of rioting in the western city of Nantes triggered by the deadly shooting of a young man during a stop-and-search operation by police.

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

Britain is holding an emergency cabinet meeting on Thursday over a couple who were left critically ill after being exposed to the same nerve agent used on a former Russian spy earlier this year.

Calls for calm after French police killing sparks riots

Calls for calm after French police killing sparks riots

The French government called for calm Wednesday after the killing of a 22-year-old man by police sparked riots in the western city of Nantes, highlighting the simmering tensions between youths and security forces in deprived urban areas.

Two people fall critically ill near UK nerve poisoning town

Two people fall critically ill near UK nerve poisoning town

British police said Wednesday that two people are in a critical condition in a Salisbury hospital after being exposed to an ‘unknown substance’ not far from where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned.

China firm develops non-lethal 'laser gun'

China firm develops non-lethal 'laser gun'

A Chinese firm has developed a laser gun designed for police use that can set fire to protesters' hair or banners from a range of almost one kilometre.

Philippine soldiers accidentally kill six police in jungle clash

Philippine soldiers accidentally kill six police in jungle clash

Philippine soldiers mistakenly killed six police officers and wounded nine on Monday during an operation against Maoist guerrillas in thick jungle, an army general said.

Weinstein expected to surrender to NY authorities Friday

Weinstein expected to surrender to NY authorities Friday

Fallen Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein was expected to turn himself in to New York police on Friday to face sex crime charges, nearly eight months after his career imploded in a blaze of assault accusations ...

New Armenia PM sacks heads of police, security service

New Armenia PM sacks heads of police, security service

New Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who was swept to power this week on the back of popular protests, said on Thursday he had sacked the heads of the country's police and security service.

Death toll up to 7 after Swiss Alps storm: police

Death toll up to 7 after Swiss Alps storm: police

A fifth person has died after a group of 14 skiers were caught up in a storm, police said Tuesday, after the bodies of two climbers were also found elsewhere in the Swiss Alps.

Police probe background of Germany van attacker

Police probe background of Germany van attacker

German police were scrambling in the early hours of Sunday to understand the motives of a man who drove a van into a crowd at an open-air restaurant, killing two people before shooting himself.