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Nigel Farage (left, with megaphone), leader of the new Brexit Party, which went into Thursday's European elections ahead in the opinion polls, addresses crowds in Clacton-on-Sea, England, last month. Farage routinely excoriates the European Union in his stump speeches. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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U.K. Votes For European Parliament, Even As Many Long For The Day Outside The EU

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is taken from court, where he appeared on charges of jumping British bail seven years ago, in London on May 1. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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U.S. Brings New Charges Against Julian Assange In War Logs, State Cables Case

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Union members gather in front of a Paris courthouse on May 6, as several former senior employees of the then-named company France Télécom go on trial for alleged "moral harassment," a decade after a series of suicides occurred at the firm between 2008 and 2009. Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Decade Ago, Suicides Rocked A French Telecom Firm. Now Its Execs Stand Trial

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Matteo Salvini (center), flanked by European nationalist leaders, attends a rally ahead of the May 23-26 European parliamentary elections, in Milan on Saturday. Luca Bruno/AP hide caption

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Italy's Matteo Salvini Hopes To Lead Nationalist Wave In Upcoming European Elections

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New Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy took his oath of office and delivered an inaugural speech in which he announced the dissolution of parliament in Kiev. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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French Culture Minister Françoise Nyssen (second right), Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo (center) and women's rights activists hold a banner reading "Maintenant on agit" ("Now we act"), on the eve of International Women's Day on March 7. They aim to raise funds to help women pursue justice, "so that no woman ever again has to say #MeToo." Francois Mori/AP hide caption

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In France, The #MeToo Movement Has Yet To Live Up To Women's Hopes

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Austria's Vice Chancellor and chairman of the Freedom Party, Heinz-Christian Strache, announces his resignation at a press conference in Vienna on Saturday, following a video scandal. Alex Halada/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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New cars sit in a lot at the Port of Richmond in California last year. The Trump administration on Friday announced a six-month delay in setting new tariffs on auto imports. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Delays Auto Tariffs For 6 Months

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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks to the media in Berlin on July 5, 2018. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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In Trump, Hungary's Viktor Orban Has A Rare Ally In The Oval Office

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Meghan Markle holds the feet of her baby, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Prince Harry and Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, have released a photo of their newborn baby to mark Markle's first Mother's Day as a mom. AP hide caption

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Israeli singer Netta performs after winning the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal, in May 2018. Pedro Fiúza/NurPhoto/Getty Images hide caption

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Maria Butina with mentor Alexander Torshin, then a member of Russia's upper house of parliament, in Moscow in 2012. The two sought political influence in the United States. Pavel Ptitsin/AP hide caption

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Journalists Ervin Guth (left) and Ferenc Nimmerfroh work out of a small office in downtown Pecs, a city in southern Hungary. They and colleague Attila Babos started the independent news site Szabad Pecs (Free Pecs) after the local newspaper where they worked was purchased by a pro-government media company. Joanna Kakissis/NPR hide caption

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Outlets Strive For Independence In Hungary, Where Most Media Back The Government

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Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, hold their newborn son in St. George's Hall at Windsor Castle on Wednesday. Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was born Monday morning. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via AP hide caption

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Ekrem Imamoglu spoke to supporters last month after he was declared the winner of the Istanbul mayor's race. The country's election authority has now announced that the race must be rerun, according to state media. Chris McGrath/Getty Images hide caption

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