A Syrian denied asylum in Germany kills himself and injures 12 others in a suicide bombing - the fourth violent attack in the country in less than a week.
Prime Minister Theresa May says the UK will not take on the European Council presidency next year after voting to leave the EU.
Elite police have shot dead a gunman who barricaded himself in a cinema complex in western Germany, according to local media.
A man who stabbed a passenger to death at a German train station and injured three others appeared to have mental health problems, according to the authorities.
Police shoot a man at a tram stop in Brussels as anti-terror raids are carried out across Europe.
At least eight people were killed and 150 injured, 50 seriously, when two passenger trains collided head-on in Germany.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she will "noticeably reduce" the number of refugees given sanctuary by Germany.
George Osborne sets out what the UK hopes to achieve from its EU renegotiation, saying that countries that are not members of the euro should not be discriminated against.