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Argentina foils diplomatic luggage cocaine plot - 22 Feb 2018 at 11:57pm - Arrests are made in Argentina after 400kg of cocaine was found in Russian diplomatic luggage.

All the wild horses are extinct: study - 22 Feb 2018 at 11:38pm - New genetic research has revealed that the world's wild horses went extinct hundreds, if not thousands, of years ago. Scientists found that an assumed wild breed, native to Mongolia, were actually domesticated horses.

Australia: Barnaby Joyce steps down as deputy prime minister - 22 Feb 2018 at 10:58pm - An affair with a younger staffer and a sexual misconduct complaint sparked calls for Joyce's resignation. The conservative lawmaker will remain in the Australian Parliament after he formally resigns on Monday.

Nationalism in heart of Europe needles EU - 22 Feb 2018 at 9:01pm - Alarm over migrants fuels resurgent nationalism in Central Europe, Jenny Hill reports.

Armed officer at Florida high school resigns after failing to confront shooter - 22 Feb 2018 at 8:59pm - Officer Scott Peterson waited four minutes outside the high school building after the shooting started. Seventeen people were killed in the six-minute ordeal at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14.

New charges filed against former Trump campaign aides Manafort and Gates - 22 Feb 2018 at 8:17pm - Ex-Trump campaign chiefs Paul Manafort and Richard Gates have been hit with fresh charges of tax and bank fraud. Although unrelated to their work for him, some of the alleged crimes took place around the US election.

UN fails to reach temporary ceasefire deal for Syria's 'preventable humanitar... - 22 Feb 2018 at 7:41pm - Many UN Security Council members have been pushing for a quick deal to temporarily halt fighting in the country. Hundreds have died this week in what a UN official called a predictable and preventable disaster.

Winter Olympics: Day 14 Live - 22 Feb 2018 at 7:37pm - With just three days left of the 2018 Winter Olympics, the ice queen was just 15, while red and black were the colors of the ski cross champion. Later on, Germany look to make the ice hockey final. Follow it live here!

Police officer dies in clashes ahead of Europa League game - 22 Feb 2018 at 6:56pm - Football was of secondary importance in Bilbao on Thursday when before the start of a Europa League clash, police had to contend with clashes between visiting Russian and hosting Spanish fans.

Marion Marechal-Le Pen calls for 'France first' in speech to US conservatives... - 22 Feb 2018 at 6:43pm - Former lawmaker Marion Marechal-Le Pen railed against the European Union and Islam in her speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference. The 28-year-old is a rising star among far-right conservatives in France.

Iran signals plan to build nuclear-powered ships - 22 Feb 2018 at 6:31pm - Iran has disclosed plans to develop nuclear reactors for ships, despite a deal with world powers that curtails its atomic program. The project is likely to get a cool response in Washington.

Germany: Pot, abortion and Deniz Yücel top marathon debate day in Bundestag - 22 Feb 2018 at 6:11pm - German MPs sat through a long day of debates covering issues from pot, to burqa bans, to abortion "advertisements," to journalist Deniz Yücel's work. DW breaks down what happened.

Officer dies in Spain football clashes - 22 Feb 2018 at 6:08pm - A police officer dies in clashes near the San Mames stadium before the Europa League tie between Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow.

Dutch MPs vote to recognise disputed Armenian 'genocide' - 22 Feb 2018 at 5:47pm - Dutch MPs recognise the mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks in 1915 as "genocide", angering Turkey.

Europa League: Late Marcel Schmelzer strike keeps Dortmund in Europe - 22 Feb 2018 at 5:03pm - Borussia Dortmund left it late but are into the last 16 of the Europa League. Having trailed for most of the game in Italy, captain Marcel Schmelzer's late strike earned a draw with Atalanta on a rainy night in Italy.

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny detained in Moscow - 22 Feb 2018 at 4:46pm - Navalny was taken into custody and later released by authorities. He faces a court hearing and 30 days in jail. His campaign manager was separately arrested and remains in detention.

Dutch parliament recognizes 1915 Armenian 'genocide' - 22 Feb 2018 at 4:36pm - The Dutch parliament has voted to recognize the deaths of Armenians during World War I as genocide. The decision is likely to enrage Turkey amid already strained relations with the Netherlands.

Germany's 'Bild' falls for hoax, unleashes debate on fake news - 22 Feb 2018 at 4:10pm - German satirical magazine "Titanic" managed to trick German tabloid? "Bild" into publishing what it considered to be a major political scandal. Now, the hoax has given away to a larger debate on media ethics.

British university lecturers go on strike over pensions - 22 Feb 2018 at 2:37pm - Lecturers at top British universities have called for strikes over the next month due to a pensions dispute. An estimated 1 million students will be impacted.

Haiti suspends Oxfam GB operations for two months - 22 Feb 2018 at 2:18pm - Haiti has revoked Oxfam GB's approval to operate in the country while its government investigates sexual misconduct allegations against the charity. They date back to the aftermath of Haiti's 2010 earthquake disaster.

Donald Trump, NRA double down on arming teachers following Florida school sho... - 22 Feb 2018 at 2:16pm - Trump has said that training teachers to carry guns "would solve the problem instantly" in a school shooting. The NRA backs the plan and has blamed the left and media for "politicizing" last week's shooting in Florida.

Villarreal player accused of attempted murder - 22 Feb 2018 at 1:32pm - Villarreal defender Ruben Semedo appeared in court on Thursday charged with attempted murder.

Montenegro police identify US embassy attacker - 22 Feb 2018 at 1:19pm - The assailant threw a grenade into the embassy compound before killing himself on Wednesday night.

Pedophile priest convicted by German court of 108 cases of child abuse - 22 Feb 2018 at 1:18pm - A German priest has been sent to a psychiatric institution after pleading guilty to a string of child abuse offenses. He was previously defrocked by the Catholic Church but kept abusing with the help of false documents.

Merkel calls for European response to Syria, takes flak from opposition - 22 Feb 2018 at 1:06pm - Angela Merkel has called on the EU to play a more active role in Syria, but German opposition politicians have told DW that her words fall short. One noted how Merkel "forgot" to mention NATO member Turkey's involvement.

Cuba: Mystery illness strikes down American tourists, embassy staff - 22 Feb 2018 at 12:50pm - A series of alleged health attacks in Havana have soured relations between the US and Cuba. Washington insists that travelers are at risk. Others claim it is all nonsense.

UNICEF deputy director resigns after harassment allegations - 22 Feb 2018 at 12:46pm - The deputy director of UNICEF has resigned following allegations of inappropriate behavior at a separate organization. The NGO sector has been hit with a series of sexual misconduct allegations.

Britain sees drop in net migration from the European Union - 22 Feb 2018 at 12:31pm - The number of EU citizens leaving Britain has reached its highest level in a decade, while fewer are arriving. It is unclear if concerns surrounding Brexit are a major factor in people's decision to leave.

Migration figures: Highest number of EU nationals leaving UK in a decade - 22 Feb 2018 at 12:30pm - About 130,000 EU citizens emigrated from the UK in year to September, but a higher number arrived.

Pregnant women can be dismissed as part of redundancy rounds, ECJ rules - 22 Feb 2018 at 12:16pm - Pregnant women and new mothers are normally afforded immunity from workplace dismissal under EU law. But a new ruling allows employers a possible workaround.