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Danish PM links killing of Nordic hikers in Morocco to terrorism

The murders of two young female Scandinavians in Morocco "is investigated as an act of terror," Danish PM, Lars Lokke Rasmussen, said in a press conference on Thursday. Danish 24-year-old Louisa Vesterager Jespersen and Norwegian 28-year-old Maren Ueland were killed while hiking in the High Atlas Mountains. "A video of the killing is circulating on the internet this morning," Rasmussen said, adding that one suspect had links to extremist networks.

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What is fate of non-euro EU states after Brexit?

The UK's withdrawal from the EU will heighten fears of marginalisation among the eight member states - Bulgaria, Denmark, Croatia, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Czech Republic and Hungary - that have not adopted the euro.

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Turkish NBA star takes on Erdogan

Turkish NBA basketball star, Enes Kanter, gave up joining teammates in a London match over fears of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's reach into the EU.

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