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Big recall of baby milk products ordered - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:34pm - Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.

SIPRI: Weapons sales up again worldwide - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:25pm - Arms sales are increasing around the world. The current report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) shows that the main beneficiaries are armaments groups in the US and Western Europe.

US, Japan and South Korea host joint missile tracking drills - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:25pm - The US, South Korea and Japan have started joint exercises to track missiles from North Korea, Seoul's military has said. The two-day drills come just weeks after Pyongyang launched its most advanced missile to date.

German politicians condemn burning of Israeli symbols in Berlin - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:43pm - German politicians have condemned the burning of Israeli symbols during protests against the US decision on Jerusalem. Police in Berlin have so far detained at least 20 people during protests.

Venezuela: President Nicolas Maduro blocks opposition parties from presidenti... - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:07pm - President Nicolas Maduro said three parties which boycotted mayoral elections should be ineligible for future votes. He said the ruling party won at least 90 percent of the 335 mayorships.

Corsican nationalists celebrate election victory, call for greater autonomy - 10 Dec 2017 at 9:01pm - Nationalists on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica have made gains in regional elections and strengthened their calls for greater autonomy. The results present a challenge for French President Emmanuel Macron.

New Berlin-Munich high-speed train experiences another glitch - 10 Dec 2017 at 8:28pm - A high-speed train running the Berlin-Munich route had some technical problems on its first regular day of service. The ?10 billion line is intended to cut travel time between the two cities from six to four hours.

Berlin police: Bags of bullets found near Christmas market not linked to terr... - 10 Dec 2017 at 8:07pm - Police in Berlin have said that two bags of bullets found near a Christmas market in western Berlin had no link to terrorist activities. The munitions were uncovered in an underground car park.

Brexit: Theresa May claims new sense of optimism in talks - 10 Dec 2017 at 7:47pm - The UK prime minister will tell MPs she did not cave into Brussels in her deal to unlock talks.

The 3am epiphany - 10 Dec 2017 at 7:19pm - Kristina Karlsson set up her stationary business following a eureka moment, and it has since gone global.

Honduras: President keeps lead in disputed vote after recount - 10 Dec 2017 at 7:12pm - Honduras' electoral tribunal has given incumbent President Juan Orlando Hernandez the lead in a partial recount. The opposition has claimed the vote was "rigged" and wants the results annulled.

Angela Merkel: Love her or loathe her - 10 Dec 2017 at 6:15pm - Chancellor Angela Merkel has become an icon. Abroad, she's held in high esteem due to the length of her tenure and her conduct during Europe's refugee crisis. But back home, support for Merkel is waning.

German spy agency warns of Chinese LinkedIn espionage - 10 Dec 2017 at 5:55pm - Germany's spy agency says China is using the site to gather information on politicians.

France's conservatives choose hard-liner Laurent Wauquiez as new leader - 10 Dec 2017 at 5:34pm - France's main opposition party has chosen conservative hard-liner Laurent Wauquiez as its new leader. The move is expected to push the party further to the right after poor showings in recent elections.

Thousands rally in Ukraine for Saakashvili's release - 10 Dec 2017 at 2:27pm - Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is facing charges of trying to overthrow the Ukrainian government. But Saakashvili's supporters accuse the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of corruption.

Communist parties set for majority in Nepal elections - 10 Dec 2017 at 2:22pm - An alliance of communists and Maoists are set to win Nepal's first parliamentary election since 1999. The ruling center-left party suffered significant losses in the vote.

Best of Bundesliga: A sacking, a comeback and a missing penalty spot - 10 Dec 2017 at 2:00pm - Chaos reigned in Cologne as they hit a new low in the snow. Arturo Vidal once again demonstrated the best and worst of his game and a retired goalkeeper kept a clean sheet. Here's all you need to know about Matchday 15.

Portugal Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral gets new heart - 10 Dec 2017 at 1:46pm - Salvador Sobral, the winner of the 2017 Eurovision song contest, is doing well after a heart transplant, doctors say. Sobral, who suffered from a longstanding heart condition, is Portugal's first Eurovision winner.

Netanyahu and Macron spar over Jerusalem and approach to peace - 10 Dec 2017 at 12:49pm - French President Emmanuel Macron has called on Israel's prime minister to make "brave gestures" toward the Palestinian people. The two leaders fundamentally disagreed over the US decision on Jerusalem.

UN calls for evacuation of sick Syrian children from embattled Damascus suburb - 10 Dec 2017 at 12:05pm - The UN says 137 children under siege in the rebel-held suburb of Eastern Ghouta require immediate evacuation. Five children there are reported to have already died from a lack of medical care.

Opinion: Peter Stöger announcement reveals the depths of Dortmund's desperation - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:38am - Borussia Dortmund have fired Peter Bosz, who hadn't won a game since October, and replaced him with Peter Stöger, who hasn't won all season. DW's Michael Da Silva thinks it's a bad move.

Peter Bosz: The numbers that added up to his Borussia Dortmund dismissal - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:34am - A Borussia Dortmund career that started so well has ended early for Peter Bosz. From losing runs, through compensation payments to win percentages, these are the numbers that define his struggles.

Is China using social media to infiltrate Germany politics? - 10 Dec 2017 at 11:27am - China's spy agency created fake LinkedIn profiles to infiltrate political and business circles, a German intelligence service has said. Fake profiles of policy experts and academics were used to court decision-makers.

The dying rural communities in eastern Germany - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:46am - Germans are abandoning small villages for larger cities ? and nowhere more so than in the former Communist east. Politicians say that they'll help, but property in rural eastern areas is going for a song.

Number of Salafists in Germany reaches record high - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:37am - The fundamentalist Salafist ideology continues to draw adherents in Germany, the country's intelligence chief says. The movement is seen by authorities as a potential breeding ground for Islamic terrorism.

Putin and Erdogan to discuss Trump's move on Jerusalem - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:28am - The two men agree that US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital is a bad idea. They will discuss what, if anything, can be done to counter the US move.

'EU must recognize historic opportunity to solve Kosovo issue' - 10 Dec 2017 at 10:11am - Solving the conflict between Serbia and Kosovo requires frank talks, says Austrian Balkans expert Wolfgang Petritsch. He believes Brussels must prioritize the relations of the western Balkan states with the EU.

Passenger ferry runs aground on sandbank in Calais in storm - 10 Dec 2017 at 9:19am - There were no reports of injuries when the vessel ran aground with hundreds of people aboard.

Iran's president signals 'good ties' possible with Saudi Arabia - 10 Dec 2017 at 7:55am - The Iranian president has urged Saudi Arabia to end its war in Yemen and sever alleged ties with Israel to improve relations with the Islamic republic. Iran and Saudi Arabia have witnessed relations nosedive since 2016.

Peter Stöger appointed Borussia Dortmund coach as Peter Bosz is fired - 10 Dec 2017 at 6:04am - Borussia Dortmund have fired Peter Bosz after 167 days in charge at Signal Iduna Park. The club have swiftly replaced Bosz with Peter Stöger, who was fired as Cologne coach last week.