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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin visit an exhibition about Russian emperor Peter the Great at the Grand Trianon after a working meeting at the Versailles Palace near Paris, France, Monday, May 29, 2017. (Etienne Laurent/Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Putin visits new Orthodox Church in ParisRussian President Vladimir Putin has visited a newly built Russian Orthodox Church near the Seine River in Paris
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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 9, 2017 file photo, smoke rises during heavy fighting between Islamic State militants and Iraqi special forces in the industrial area of west Mosul, Iraq. In Mosul, Iraqi forces are steadily closing in on remaining pockets of territory held by IS, but unlike past urban battles against them in Iraq, the militants still hunkered down in the city are mounting a stiff resistance, and the more the battle stretches out, the greater the risk for civilians remaining behind.  (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)
In shadow of Mosul fight, Iran establishes Nineveh footholdIn the shadow of the Mosul fight, Iran-backed Shiite paramilitary forces have established a foothold on Syria's border
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The Latest: Greece orders financial probe of refugee NGOGreek judicial authorities have ordered an investigation into allegations that staff at a European Union-funded NGO sexually exploited refugees and misused money intended for their welfare
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Tiger kills female zookeeper at zoo in EnglandPolice say a tiger has killed a female zookeeper at a zoo 130 kilometers (80 miles) north of London
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In this grab taken from video, men stand near to a vehicle crushed by branches from a fallen tree, in a residential area of Moscow, Russia, Monday, May 29, 2017. Thunderstorms and strong winds buffeted Moscow and its surrounding areas on Monday, killing 11 people and injuring dozens, Russian officials said.  (AP)
Strong wind, storms blamed for 11 deaths in Moscow; 70 hurtRussian officials say thunderstorms and strong winds that buffeted Moscow and its surrounding areas killed 11 people and injured dozens
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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and Russian President Vladimir Putin hold a joint press conference at the Versailles Palace following their meeting before the opening of an exhibition marking 300 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries, in Versailles, near Paris, France, Monday, May 29, 2017. Monday's meeting comes in the wake of the Group of Seven's summit over the weekend where relations with Russia were part of the agenda, making Macron the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the talks. (Stephane de Sakutin/Pool Photo via AP)
Putin visits France for talks; Macron does not give an inchFlexing his diplomatic muscles, French President Emmanuel Macron said he had "extremely frank, direct" talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin
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FILE - This Thursday, March 9, 2017 file photo shows Paris mayor, Anne Hidalgo, speaking to media after a meeting with French president Francois Hollande, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, France. Paris' mayor Anne Hidalgo has strongly criticized a black feminist festival in Paris that bans non-black people in large parts of the event, saying she might prosecute its organizers on grounds of discrimination. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
Paris mayor says 'solution' found for black feminist eventThe mayor of Paris said Monday that a "clear solution" has been found with organizers of a festival for black feminists, an event that had aroused her ire because four-fifths of the festival space was to be open exclusively to black women
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This is a handout photo issued on Monday, May 29, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police of the type of case that Salman Abedi was seen to be carrying in an unknown location of the city centre in Manchester, England. The police released an image of the bomber carrying a distinctive blue suitcase and an image of a replica of the case as they appealed for information about his final days. (Greater Manchester Police via AP)
Manchester police seek clues in concert bomber's suitcasePolice in Manchester, England issued a picture of the arena suicide bomber holding a blue suitcase and asked anyone who might have seen him with it before the attack to call a confidential hotline
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Pieces of pig placed on plot of future mosque in GermanyGerman police say nine wooden spikes topped with parts of a dead pig were planted on a plot of land where Muslims are planning to build a mosque in the eastern city of Erfurt
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Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn to face questions on live TVPrime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will face a live studio audience and a tough TV interviewer as the general election campaign moves to the airwaves
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FILE - In this Nov. 17, 1992, file photo, U.S. President George H.W. Bush, right, gestures with clenched fists during a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Mitsotakis' family has put out a short statement saying he died Monday, May 29, 2017, "surrounded by those whom he loved and who loved him." He was 98. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)
Greece: 4 days of mourning for former PM MitsotakisMourning declared as Former Greek Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis dies at age 98.
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With white flags to indicate they are non-combatants, displaced residents continue to flee to safer areas as government troops battle with Muslim militants Monday, May 29, 2017 in Marawi, southern Philippines. Philippine forces say they now control most of the southern city where militants linked to the Islamic State group launched a bloody siege nearly a week ago. Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella said Monday that only small areas of Marawi are under militants' control. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Fears grow of increasing IS foothold in southern PhilippinesSome in Southeast Asia increasingly fear the Islamic State group's violent ideology is gaining a foothold in the Philippines' restive southern islands, especially on Mindanao, where a Muslim rebellion has raged for decades
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