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   Russian artist Pyotr Pavlensky at his lawyer's office in Paris, 14 February 2020
   

Russian activist's girlfriend held over sex video

   

   The video, which has rocked French politics, brought down a political ally of President Emmanuel Macron.
     * 9h9 hours ago
     * Europe

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     * Russian activist sets door on fire

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French ski resort flies in snow for bare slopes

   

   Helicopters deliver 50 tonnes of snow as mild weather impacts ski resorts in the Pyrenees.
     * 4h4 hours ago
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   Moussa Marega
   

Porto footballer quits match over racist abuse

   

   Porto forward Moussa Marega leaves the pitch during his side's win at Vitoria Guimaraes in reaction to alleged racist abuse from some home supporters.
     * 4h4 hours ago
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German court halts work on Tesla's car factory

   

   Environmentalists win a temporary injunction against forest clearance for a new "Gigafactory".
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Spying scandal shatters Swiss reputation for neutrality

   

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