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Pro-EU Macron surges in French election polls

3 days 22 hours ago
Once seen as a wild card in France’s increasingly unpredictable presidential campaign, former economy minister Emmanuel Macron, an independent who has never held elected office, is gaining seemingly unstoppable momentum on a strong pro-EU platform.

CIA chief warns Trump over Russia rhetoric

4 days 3 hours ago
Outgoing CIA chief John Brennan on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump, warning him to watch what he says and suggesting the president-elect doesn't understand the challenges posed by Russia.

Inmates beheaded in new Brazil prison riot

4 days 4 hours ago
Twenty-seven inmates were killed in a Brazilian prison riot that broke out on Saturday, adding to chaos in a penitentiary system in which some 140 inmates have died in gang warfare since the start of the year.

Security stepped up in Italy amid terror threat

4 days 5 hours ago
Is Italy becoming a jihadist hub? The Berlin Christmas market attacker, Anis Amri, is believed to have been radicalised in prison there. And when a routine police stop led to Amri's death, it was in the northern city of Milan, which has seen a rise in terror-related arrests. Security has now been stepped up in Italy amid fears of an attack by the Islamic State group. FRANCE24's correspondents report.
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