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2,000 evacuated after scare at Paris’s main airport | World

Paris’s biggest airport Charles de Gaulle was evacuated due to security fears (Image courtesy: Daily Star UK) ROISSY-CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORT: At least 2,000 people were evacuated from Paris’s main airport on Saturday and eight flights cancelled after an individual went into a “restricted area” without going through security controls, …

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Former Israeli PM Olmert released from prison | World

Olmert after being released from prison. Photo: Reuters  Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, 71, was released on parole on Sunday from a prison in Ramle, near Tel Aviv, after serving 16 months in jail for corruption. Olmert was found guilty in 2014 of accepting bribes from real estate developers …

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Israel rearrests Palestinian lawmaker | World

Khalida Jarrar. Photo: File  JERUSALEM: Israeli authorities have re-arrested a prominent Palestinian lawmaker in an overnight raid over her leadership in a movement Israel considers a terrorist organisation, officials said Sunday. Khalida Jarrar was arrested in the raid in the Ramallah area in the occupied West Bank, Israel´s army said. …

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