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December 27, 2018 10:37 AM WATCH: Dramatic footage of Spanish police catching 'drug smugglers' in speedboat chase

SUSPECTED drug smugglers were rammed by Spanish Police on the Costa del Sol, Malaga, after a high-speed speedboat chase on Boxing Day. The astonishing video released online shows the Spanish Civil Guard forcing the suspected drug smugglers to reach the beach in Malaga after they tried to outrun the police. The dramatic chase ended on the beach of Sabinillas 110

December 20, 2018 5:55 PM German airports on alert amid spying reports at Stuttgart

Germany's biggest airports are on alert after four suspected terrorists were spotted staking out Stuttgart airport, reports say. Police are said to be hunting for a son and father from North Rhine-Westphalia and two others seen taking photos of the airport's terminal and grounds. Details of the suspects were passed to German police by Morocco's secret 74

December 20, 2018 11:27 AM ISIS ‘BEHEADS’ Scandinavian woman as two killed by ‘extremists’ in Morocco

ISIS extremists are suspected of brutally killing two Scandinavian women in Morocco with one of the victims beheaded on video, Danish officials today said. The bodies of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, from Norway, were found on Monday near Imlil in the Atlas Mountains. Three men were arrested this morning in Marrakesh 108

December 17, 2018 10:48 PM Two Scandinavian women tourists found dead in Morocco

Two Scandinavian women tourists have been found dead in Morocco with cuts to their necks, the country's interior ministry said. Both bodies were found near the town of Imlil in the High Atlas mountain range, near the foot of North Africa's highest peak, Mount Toubkal. The pair, from Denmark and Norway respectively, have not yet been named. A police investigation 44

November 30, 2018 6:26 PM Cameroon stripped of hosting 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Cameroon have been stripped of hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations, says the Confederation of African Football. African football's governing body (Caf) says it is because of delays in the progress of Cameroon's preparation for the tournament, due to start in June. Officials made the decision at a meeting on Friday in Accra, Ghana, that lasted more than 10 hours 61

November 1, 2018 8:35 AM Austria RAILS AGAINST Brussels with UN migrant pact boycott

AUSTRIA has sent shockwaves across the EU by ramping up the rhetoric on migration and refusing to sign an international agreement - breaking ranks with European leaders. Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said he was pulling out of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration pact to in a bid to “defend his country's national sovereignty”. The pact, originally 66

October 16, 2018 11:10 AM Morocco train crash: Six dead and dozens injured in disaster near Rabat

AT LEAST six people have been killed and dozens more injured in a train crash near Moroccan capital Rabat. Officials said the high-speed express train left the rails near the coastal city of Bouknadel. Mohamed Rabie Khlie, head of the kingdom's national railway company ONCF, said: "The derailment has killed six people according to the latest count and left 86 injured 69

September 13, 2018 3:08 PM SNOW IN AFRICA: Giraffes, elephants and antelopes covered in blanket of white

THESE bizarre images show giraffes, elephants and antelopes trudging through thick SNOW after freak storms hit the African savannahs. While several mountain ranges in North Africa see snowfall on a regular basis it is very rare for snow to settle at lower altitudes, especially on the savannahs. In January snow was reported near the Algerian town of Aïn Séfra 42

August 16, 2018 9:31 AM Madonna celebrates 60th birthday with Marrakesh selfie

The pop star and master of reinvention spends her milestone in Morocco, picturing herself as a tousled Berber queen. The Queen of Pop posted a series of selfies on Instagram, dressed as a North African nomad, titling her snap "BerberQueen". Wearing a Tarboosh hat along with a traditional Amazigh headdress adorned with spikes and trinkets, plus gold necklaces 134

August 1, 2018 3:34 PM Football Association preparing bid to host 2030 World Cup

If the bid is successful, 2030 will be the first World Cup in England for 64 years, and the first major tournament for 34 years. The governing body's board has agreed to conduct "feasibility work" on a potential bid. If the bid is successful, 2030 would be the first World Cup in England for 64 years and the first major tournament for 34 years (the semi-finals 45