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Russian ban on flights to Egypt will last months

...Russians have accounted for about a third of all Egypt's tourists in recent years.Other airliners from Britain and Western Europe were also bringing their nationals home, after several countries and airlines suspended flights to Egypt amid suspicions...
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Mega beer merger bets on the rise of African drinkers

...SABMiller comes at a time when the growth of big brands such as Bud Lite and Stella Artois has stalled in the U.S. and Western Europe. Craft beers, wine and spirits are eating into profits.In explaining the logic behind the takeover, AB Inbev...
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Teacher, student killed in stabbing attack on Swedish school

...has surged. Immigration officials estimate that some 190,000 will arrive this year, second only to Germany in western Europe."This is a black day for Sweden," Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said of the attack, the deadliest ever to target...
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Poles eager to oust pro-market party

...Taken together, these working conditions have driven more than 2 million Poles to seek better opportunities in Western Europe since Poland joined the EU in 2004.Sociologist Dominik Owczarek says that in the debate over whether Poland is a...
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Thousands of migrants surge into Slovenia

...flow, adding another hurdle in their frantic flight from wars and poverty toward what they hope is a better life in Western Europe.The closure of Hungary's border with Croatia early Saturday caused redirection of thousands of people - including...
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Editorial: Reckless endangerment

...Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey. That they request - demand, in fact - passage to more comfortable societies in Western Europe and the United States is evidence that many are no more than opportunistic migrants - particularly the inordinate...
Hungarian police clash with migrants at Serbian border

...longer, more arduous path to Western Europe through Croatia, where officials...which lies on a popular route to Western Europe.More than 200,000 have entered...5,000 people trying to reach Western Europe crossed the country's northern...
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Hungary declares emergency, seals border

...migrants trying to use the country as a gateway to Western Europe, harsh new measures that left thousands of frustrated...Athens on Tuesday, said his group now plans to get to Western Europe through Croatia."I thought that European people...
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Syrian refugees' misery fuels desperation to reach Europe boat to islands from the nearby Turkish coast. It's the first step in their journey across the continent to Western Europe as they flee war, persecution and poverty in the Middle East, Africa and Asia.The unending misery of the approximately...
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Long, winding road to Europe turns messy

...autumn has taken tens of thousands by surprise all along the Balkans route from Greece to Hungary, the main gateway to Western Europe for more than 160,000 asylum seekers already this year.As recently as last week, those making the epic journey...
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