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Swissinfo
Billions pledged for Syria at London donors conferenceBy Estelle Shirbon and William James LONDON (Reuters) - Donor nations pledged
Billions pledged for Syria at London donors conference
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
By Estelle Shirbon and William James LONDON (Reuters) - Donor nations pledged on Thursday to give billions of dollars in aid to Syrians as world leaders gathered for a conference in London to tackle the world's worst humanitarian crisis after the... Read more
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Swissinfo
German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape caseBy Andreas Rinke and Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) - Moscow's intervention in a
German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
By Andreas Rinke and Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) - Moscow's intervention in an alleged rape case involving a German-Russian girl has heightened suspicions in Berlin that it is trying to stir up trouble, with a view to weakening Chancellor Angela... Read more
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Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned vi
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee policy. Seehofer, a Merkel ally who has... Read more
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Merkel says refugees must return home once war is overBy Andreas Rinke NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela
Merkel says refugees must return home once war is over
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Andreas Rinke NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel tried on Saturday to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees by insisting that most refugees from Syria and Iraq would go home... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel says refugees must return home once war overNEUBRANDENBURG, Germany: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to p
Merkel says refugees must return home once war over
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees, insisting that asylum seekers from Syria and Iraq would go home once the conflicts there had... Read more
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Swissinfo
Almost 40 dead after migrant boat sinks off TurkeyBy Ece Toksabay ANKARA (Reuters) - Almost 40 people drowned and 75 were rescue
Almost 40 dead after migrant boat sinks off Turkey
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Ece Toksabay ANKARA (Reuters) - Almost 40 people drowned and 75 were rescued after a boat carrying migrants to Greece sank off Turkey's western coast on Saturday, according to local officials and the Turkish Dogan news agency. More than one... Read more
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Merkel says refugees must return home once war overNEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday
Merkel says refugees must return home once war over
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees, insisting that asylum seekers from Syria and Iraq would go home once the conflicts... Read more
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Swissinfo
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal stepsBERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal steps
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalition rift over refugee policies, threatened on Tuesday to take her government to court if their demand to stem the flow of asylum seekers is not met. Horst... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal stepsBERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalitio
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal steps
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalition rift over refugee policies, threatened on Tuesday to take her government to court if their demand to stem the flow of asylum seekers is not met. Horst Seehofer, leader... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'By Paul Carrel and Thorsten Severin BERLIN (Reuters) - A senior figure in Germ
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
By Paul Carrel and Thorsten Severin BERLIN (Reuters) - A senior figure in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has proposed setting up "border centres" along the frontier with Austria to speed up the repatriation of those asylum... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'BERLIN: A senior figure in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has pr
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
BERLIN: A senior figure in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has proposed setting up "border centres" along the frontier with Austria to speed up the repatriation of those asylum seekers deemed unqualified to stay. Julia Kloeckner,... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of the German lower house of
Merkel's party, sliding in polls, weighs German 'border centres'
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of the German lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, January 13, 2016. BERLIN A senior figure in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has proposed setting up "border... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Daimler boss criticizes VW over emissions scandalBERLIN: An emissions scandal like the one engulfing Volkswagen would not be pos
Daimler boss criticizes VW over emissions scandal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
BERLIN: An emissions scandal like the one engulfing Volkswagen would not be possible at Daimler, Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche said on Thursday in an unusual dig at another carmaker. In general, he does not criticize competitors, Zetsche said at a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Senior German conservative renews criticism of PolandBERLIN: The European Union has an obligation to look into recent steps by the P
Senior German conservative renews criticism of Poland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
BERLIN: The European Union has an obligation to look into recent steps by the Polish government to assert control over state media and the constitutional court, a senior German lawmaker said, describing the measures as a possible threat to... Read more
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Zawya
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome coolsSyriaCORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome cools
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome coolsSyria
Zawya / Posted 26 days ago
CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome cools (Corrects first paragraph to clarify asylum seekers among those identified by police as suspected of involvement, but not arrested) * Far-right protesters chant "Merkel... Read more
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Swissinfo
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome coolsBy Joseph Nasr and Matthias Inverardi COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - German riot
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome cools
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
By Joseph Nasr and Matthias Inverardi COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - German riot police broke up far-right protesters in Cologne on Saturday as they marched against Germany's open-door migration policy after dozens of asylum seekers were arrested for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome coolsCOLOGNE, Germany: German riot police broke up far-right protesters in Cologne o
Anti-migrant protest turns violent as German welcome cools
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
COLOGNE, Germany: German riot police broke up far-right protesters in Cologne on Saturday as they marched against Germany's open-door migration policy after dozens of asylum seekers were arrested for mass assaults on women on New Year's Eve. The... Read more
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Swissinfo
German police spray anti-migrant protesters, Merkel toughens toneBy Joseph Nasr and Andreas Rinke COLOGNE/MAINZ, Germany (Reuters) - Migrants w
German police spray anti-migrant protesters, Merkel toughens tone
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
By Joseph Nasr and Andreas Rinke COLOGNE/MAINZ, Germany (Reuters) - Migrants who commit crimes should lose their right to asylum, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday, toughening her tone as police in Cologne confronted right-wing... Read more
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Yahoo News
Germany's Merkel toughens tone on migrants as protesters gather A person holds up a placard reading 'The sex mob scandal has a background' pr
Germany's Merkel toughens tone on migrants as protesters gather
Yahoo News / Posted 27 days ago
A person holds up a placard reading 'The sex mob scandal has a background' prior to a Patriotic … By Andreas Rinke and Joseph Nasr MAINZ/COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Migrants who... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Merkel toughens tone on migrants as protesters gatherBy Andreas Rinke and Joseph Nasr MAINZ/COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Migrants w
Germany's Merkel toughens tone on migrants as protesters gather
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
By Andreas Rinke and Joseph Nasr MAINZ/COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Migrants who commit crimes should lose their right to asylum, German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday, toughening her tone as crowds gathered in Cologne angered by mass... Read more
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Asylum seekers among suspects in Cologne's New Year violenceBy Noah Barkin and Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen asylum seek
Asylum seekers among suspects in Cologne's New Year violence
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
By Noah Barkin and Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen asylum seekers are among those suspected of involvement in mass assaults and muggings on New Year's Eve in Cologne, officials said on Friday, intensifying a debate about Germany's... Read more
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Swissinfo
Officials say asylum-seekers among suspects in Cologne violenceBERLIN (Reuters) - Asylum-seekers are among those suspected of involvement in v
Officials say asylum-seekers among suspects in Cologne violence
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Asylum-seekers are among those suspected of involvement in violence on New Year's Eve in Cologne, officials said on Friday, intensifying debate about Germany's welcoming of hundreds of thousands of migrants. Some 121 women are... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany promises migrant crime crackdown after Cologne assaultsBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's ruling parties promised on Friday to crack down ag
Germany promises migrant crime crackdown after Cologne assaults
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's ruling parties promised on Friday to crack down aggressively on migrants who commit crimes, after assaults on women in Cologne on New Year's Eve stoked debate about Chancellor Angela Merkel's welcoming policy towards... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany promises migrant crime crackdown after Cologne assaultsBERLIN: Germany's ruling parties promised on Friday to crack down aggressively
Germany promises migrant crime crackdown after Cologne assaults
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
BERLIN: Germany's ruling parties promised on Friday to crack down aggressively on migrants who commit crimes, after assaults on women in Cologne on New Year's Eve stoked debate about Chancellor Angela Merkel's welcoming policy towards refugees. Some... Read more
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