27 January 2015 Last updated at 14:44

Radical left takes power in GreeceAlexis Tsipras smiles after being sworn in as prime minister of Greece, 26 January

The head of Greece's far-left Syriza party, Alexis Tsipras, is sworn in as prime minister and is set to lead an anti-austerity coalition.


Ukrainian troops on guard outside Mariupol, 26 Jan 15EU weighs more sanctions on Russia

EU leaders ask their foreign ministers to consider imposing further sanctions on Russia in response to the continued fighting in Ukraine.

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