BBC News - Home 26 December 2017

Brexit: German minister sees model for Turkey and Ukraine

Germany's foreign minister says a "smart" Brexit deal could be a model for Turkey and Ukraine.

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HMS St Albans: UK frigate shadows Russian warship in North Sea

The Royal Navy says Russian naval activity through or near UK waters rose in the UK holiday period.

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Liberia election run-off: Ex-footballer up against vice-president

The vice-president and an ex-footballer are vying to succeed Africa's first elected female president.

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Saudi chess tournament starts without Israeli players

Saudi Arabia denied visas to Israeli players, and a Ukrainian world champion is boycotting the event.

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Egypt hangs 15 militants convicted of 2013 Sinai attacks

It is the biggest series of hangings since 2015 in Egypt, which is battling an insurgency.

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Russia election: Kremlin queries legality of boycott call

Putin critic Alexei Navalny called for a boycott of the election after he was barred from competing.

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Justine Damond death: Police remove white nationalist memorial

Justine Damond was shot by a Somali-American police officer after reporting a suspected crime near her home.

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Universities could face fines over 'no-platforming'

Minister Jo Johnson will warn in a Boxing Day speech that institutions have to protect free speech.

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Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt for drug smuggling

Laura Plummer is jailed for three years after being accused of smuggling 300 painkiller tablets into Egypt.

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Tottenham Hotspur 5-2 Southampton

Harry Kane grabs another hat-trick and breaks the record for the most Premier League goals scored in a calendar year as Tottenham thrash Southampton.

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Dundee 0-2 Celtic

James Forrest and Leigh Griffiths score as Celtic beat Dundee to increase their Scottish Premiership lead.

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Ashes: Moeen Ali's form for England a real issue, says Michael Vaughan

The form of off-spinner Moeen Ali is a "real issue" for England, according to former captain Michael Vaughan.

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Gossip: Van Dijk, Dybala, Fellaini, Malcom, Draxler, Sanchez

Man City close in on Van Dijk, Man Utd want Dybala and Malcom, Arsenal want £35m for Sanchez, plus more.

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Luvo Manyonga: Drugs, redemption and jumping far

The 2017 world long jump champion Luvo Manyonga talks about his battle with crystal meth and of his desire to break the long jump record.

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