An avalanche near the Austrian Lech am Arlberg ski resort kills three skiers and leaves a fourth missing.
The bodies of the men, aged 57, 36 and 32, were recovered later Saturday evening near the ski resort of Lech.
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- An avalanche in Austria kills three skiers and leaves a fourth missing.
- An avalanche near the Austrian Lech am Arlberg ski resort kills three skiers and leaves a fourth missing.
Same-sex marriage becomes legal in Austria.
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Poland and Israel join Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Australia and Austria in announcing that, despite their agreement in July, they will not sign the United Nations Global Compact for Migration in Marrakech on 10–11 December 2018.
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Denmark's parliament votes 75–30 to ban garments that cover the face, which includes Islamic veils such as the niqāb and burqa. Those violating the law risk a fine of 1,000 kroner. Similar bans already exist in Austria, Belgium and France.