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Slovenia to ask EU for police back-up to cope with influx of migrants

Slovenia to ask EU for police back-up to cope with influx of migrants

🕔23:05, 20.Oct 2015

LJUBLJANA/KLJUC BRDOVECKI, CROATIA: Slovenia said on Tuesday it would ask the European Union to send additional police forces to its border with Croatia to help it deal with thousands of migrants streaming into the tiny country on their way to Austria and beyond.

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Iraqi troops pause, await back-up in Tikrit battle

Iraqi troops pause, await back-up in Tikrit battle

🕔23:31, 14.Mar 2015

BAGHDAD: Iraqi forces and mainly Shi’ite militiamen battling to wrest full control of the city of Tikrit from Islamic State militants paused their offensive for a second day on Saturday as they awaited reinforcements, a military source said.

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