Members of the Portuguese National Republican Guard (Guarda ...
Mar 1st, 2012
(Reuters) - Members of the Portuguese National Republican Guard (Guarda Nacional Republicana, GNR) hold flags during a protest against the 2012 state budget cuts, in downtown Lisbon March 1, 2012. REUTERS/Hugo Correia (PORTUGAL - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT CIVIL UNREST) -
Al Qaeda members may be among thousands of migrants crossing the Mediterranean by boat from Africa to Europe, posing a potential security risk for the European Union, Italy's Foreign Minister Emma Bonino said on Monday. Italy is seeking more help from its EU partners to tackle a crisis that has seen thousands of African migrants arrive in Sici... [Full Article]
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