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Daily Mail
German government spooks need to spy on mosques, says Merkel allyare not stirring up religious hatred, according to a key ally of Chancellor Ang
German government spooks need to spy on mosques, says Merkel ally
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
are not stirring up religious hatred, according to a key ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel. Volker Kauder, leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) group in the German parliament, said: 'We need to talk about the fact that in some mosques... Read more
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USA Today
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicselection can't be a repeat of classic left-right confrontations." In Germany,
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
USA Today / Posted yesterday
election can't be a repeat of classic left-right confrontations." In Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union is seeing the emergence of Alternative for Germany, a right-wing party that scored successes in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Gerhard Schindler confirms his resignation from German spy agencyto Berlin." Reports claimed that Bruno Kahl, is close to Finance Minister Wolf
Gerhard Schindler confirms his resignation from German spy agency
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
to Berlin." Reports claimed that Bruno Kahl, is close to Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) while Schindler is a well-known supporter of the Free Democratic Party, while his proposed... Read more
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Denver Post
Obama says Merkel on "right side of history"as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-se
Obama says Merkel on "right side of history"
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Voters Will Stay AngryHollande 21% Former president Nicolas Sarkozy Germany, around summer 2017Whil
Why Voters Will Stay Angry
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Hollande 21% Former president Nicolas Sarkozy Germany, around summer 2017While national polls show Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union far ahead of the second-biggest party, the Social Democrats, the insurgent Alternative for Germany... Read more
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Canberra Times
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugeesas the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-se
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugees
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugeesas the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-se
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugees
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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WA Today
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugeesas the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-se
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugees
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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The Age
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugeesAP Even as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugees
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
AP Even as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugeesAP Even as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million
Barack Obama: Angela Merkel on `right side of history' on refugees
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
AP Even as the flow of migrants into Germany has slowed after about 1 million asylum-seekers arrived last year, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union suffered electoral losses in three German states last month, beleaguered by criticism from some... Read more
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express
Merkel ally admits multiculturalism has 'FAILED' as he calls for Islamist evictionhe is the General Secretary of the Christian Social Union (CSU), which is the s
Merkel ally admits multiculturalism has 'FAILED' as he calls for Islamist eviction
express / Posted 8 days ago
he is the General Secretary of the Christian Social Union (CSU), which is the sister party of Angela Merkel’s governing Christian Democratic Union (CDU). This week a German MP proposed levying a so-called 'mosque tax' on German Muslims to pay... Read more
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Reuters
Survey shows plunging public support for TTIP in US and GermanyOpponents of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) protest
Survey shows plunging public support for TTIP in US and Germany
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Opponents of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) protest outside the headquarters of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Berlin, Germany, March 14, 2016. BERLIN Support for the transatlantic trade deal known as TTIP has... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
How European Union Fiscal Rules Subverted Democracy and Institutionalize NeoliberalismStates. This is not a recent change, but a long-maturing trend going back at l
How European Union Fiscal Rules Subverted Democracy and Institutionalize Neoliberalism
Naked Capitalism / Posted 9 days ago
States. This is not a recent change, but a long-maturing trend going back at least to when Helmut Kohl of the right-wing Christian Democratic Union replaced the Social Democrat Helmut, Schmidt, as chancellor of Germany. The misplaced belief that... Read more
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DW
Germany's AfD takes overt anti-Islam stance |minarets, burqas and muezzins, the people who lead the call to prayer in a mosq
Germany's AfD takes overt anti-Islam stance |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
minarets, burqas and muezzins, the people who lead the call to prayer in a mosque. Members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) have also criticized the burqa, the full veil worn by Muslim women, but haven't said Islam... Read more
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DW
Helmut Kohl: Europe can't be home to millions of refugees |one steering the EU's refugee policy. Horst Seehofer, another Merkel critic an
Helmut Kohl: Europe can't be home to millions of refugees |
DW / Posted 13 days ago
one steering the EU's refugee policy. Horst Seehofer, another Merkel critic and head of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the sister party of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), also drew criticism when he met with Orban in March.DW recomme... Read more
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Perth Now
Lufthansa seeks new directionopposite politicians - Herta Dauebler-Gmelin of the centre-left Social Democrat
Lufthansa seeks new direction
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
opposite politicians - Herta Dauebler-Gmelin of the centre-left Social Democrats and Friedrich Merz of the centre-right Christian Democratic Union - as co-mediators. The pilots are especially against the moves made by Spohr to boost discount... Read more
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dna
Germany and the refugee crisis: A country stuck between various realities of politicsmade a dent as support against Merkel’s open-door policy for refugees is not ab
Germany and the refugee crisis: A country stuck between various realities of politics
dna / Posted 15 days ago
made a dent as support against Merkel’s open-door policy for refugees is not absolute in most parties, including her own Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party and its ally the Social Democratic Party (SDP). The AfD has tapped into these... Read more
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DW
German officials laud new integration law as 'historic step' |The governing Christian Democratic Union (CDU), Christian Social Union (CSU) an
German officials laud new integration law as 'historic step' |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
The governing Christian Democratic Union (CDU), Christian Social Union (CSU) and Social Democratic Party (SPD) on Thursday hailed the new draft integration law agreed upon in Berlin earlier that day, with Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel calling it a... Read more
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DW
CDU, CSU and SPD cheer 'good measures' for integration |The governing Christian Democratic Union, Christian Social Union and Social Dem
CDU, CSU and SPD cheer 'good measures' for integration |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
The governing Christian Democratic Union, Christian Social Union and Social Democratic Party are applauding the "good measures" in a new draft integration law for refugees agreed to early Thursday after a seven-hour meeting in Berlin. The legislation... Read more
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DW
Berlin cancels plans for unity monument |Palace. However, plans for the monument came to an end Wednesday in a joint dec
Berlin cancels plans for unity monument |
DW / Posted 16 days ago
Palace. However, plans for the monument came to an end Wednesday in a joint decision backed by both coalition parties, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Social Democratic Party (SPD). The ministry of finance reported this month that the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
German politician calls for bar on foreign mosque financingforeign financing of mosques is permitted there. Mr Scheuer's CSU is the Bavar
German politician calls for bar on foreign mosque financing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
foreign financing of mosques is permitted there. Mr Scheuer's CSU is the Bavaria-only sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union and has criticised Ms Merkel for not doing more to curb the migran... Read more
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The Forward
What the Vatican’s Invitation to Bernie Sanders Says About JewsEvo Morales of Bolivia and Rafael Correa of Ecuador. The other two are Sanders
What the Vatican’s Invitation to Bernie Sanders Says About Jews
The Forward / Posted 16 days ago
Evo Morales of Bolivia and Rafael Correa of Ecuador. The other two are Sanders and a leader of Italy’s center-right Christian Democratic Union, Rocco Buttiglione. Nearly all the rest are academics, about half of them affiliated with Catholic... Read more
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Denver Post
German politician calls for bar on foreign mosque financingas saying that "German must become the language of the mosques." The CSU is th
German politician calls for bar on foreign mosque financing
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
as saying that "German must become the language of the mosques." The CSU is the Bavaria-only sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union and has criticized Merkel for not doing more to curb the migrant in... Read more
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DW
Germans shy away from Merkel's governing coalition parties |survey conducted for public broadcaster ARD. The SPD's support was at 23 percen
Germans shy away from Merkel's governing coalition parties |
DW / Posted 21 days ago
survey conducted for public broadcaster ARD. The SPD's support was at 23 percent in March. Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, which leads Germany's governing "grand coalition" with the SPD and Bavaria's Christian Social... Read more
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Aljazeera
The rise of Germany's anti-refugee right24.2 percent of the votes in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt, placing it clo
The rise of Germany's anti-refugee right
Aljazeera / Posted 22 days ago
24.2 percent of the votes in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt, placing it closely behind Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party by a mere 6 percent. The party also landed in third place in both the Baden-Württemberg and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hungary's Orban to pay rare visit to German ex-chancellor Kohlthat he will make this view clear in any talks that he has," said Peter Tauber,
Hungary's Orban to pay rare visit to German ex-chancellor Kohl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
that he will make this view clear in any talks that he has," said Peter Tauber, General-Secretary of Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU). While Merkel was Kohl's protege in the 1990s, their relations soured after she called on... Read more
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The Star
Hungary's Orban to pay rare visit to German ex-chancellor Kohlthat he will make this view clear in any talks that he has," said Peter Tauber,
Hungary's Orban to pay rare visit to German ex-chancellor Kohl
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
that he will make this view clear in any talks that he has," said Peter Tauber, General-Secretary of Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU). While Merkel was Kohl's protege in the 1990s, their relations soured after she called on... Read more
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DW
'AfD challenges democratic values!' |itself in the longer term on Germany's party political landscape as a party rig
'AfD challenges democratic values!' |
DW / Posted 25 days ago
itself in the longer term on Germany's party political landscape as a party right of [Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union]. Alexander Häusler is a social... Read more
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DW
Survey: Support for Chancellor Merkel and CDU drops |the percentage of votes a party would receive "if elections were to happen next
Survey: Support for Chancellor Merkel and CDU drops |
DW / Posted 26 days ago
the percentage of votes a party would receive "if elections were to happen next Sunday," showed Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian partner, the Christian Social Union (CSU), with only 33 percent support,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
Weekly Times / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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News.com.au
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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Perth Now
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
Adelaide Now / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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Herald Sun
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edit
Merkel's conservatives drop in polls
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
2012, according to opinion polls. The latest poll by Emnid for the Sunday edition of the Bild tabloid showed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, on just 33 per cent, down one... Read more
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express
Will Austria save Merkel's bacon? Migration to Germany plummets due to tough border checksin more refugees?" replied no. And the German leader's own poll ratings have a
Will Austria save Merkel's bacon? Migration to Germany plummets due to tough border checks
express / Posted 27 days ago
in more refugees?" replied no. And the German leader's own poll ratings have also taken a beating, with her centre-right Christian Democratic Union party haemorrhaging support to the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) in recent... Read more
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Breitbart
‘You Are Not The People, You Are The Past’ Public Broadcaster Tells German Critics Of Mass Immigrationone of cycling, recycling and eating kebab and muesli. In what is perhaps a jab
‘You Are Not The People, You Are The Past’ Public Broadcaster Tells German Critics Of Mass Immigration
Breitbart / Posted 27 days ago
one of cycling, recycling and eating kebab and muesli. In what is perhaps a jab at protests from senior members of Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union against pork being “quietly removed from menus” of public canteens, Böhmermann also declares that... Read more
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Breitbart
German Welfare Spending ‘A Ticking Time Bomb’ That Could K.O. The Balanced BudgetEckhardt Rehberg (pictured above, with Chancellor Merkel), a Bundestag member a
German Welfare Spending ‘A Ticking Time Bomb’ That Could K.O. The Balanced Budget
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
Eckhardt Rehberg (pictured above, with Chancellor Merkel), a Bundestag member and budget specialist in Chancellor Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union toldReuters. He added: “We need to watch out that we don’t establish a trend by setting the wrong... Read more
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Literary Minded
Words that kill: terrorism and “Islamism” –a comparison, assume we used a concept of “Christian political activism” that e
Words that kill: terrorism and “Islamism” –
Literary Minded / Posted 29 days ago
a comparison, assume we used a concept of “Christian political activism” that embraced such diverse groups as the Christian Democratic Union in Germany and the Lord’s Resistance Army in Uganda. It would make a limited amount of sense –... Read more
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SKY News
Germany Plans New Refugee Integration Demandscannot be an unlimited settlement permit after three years." Thomas de Maizier
Germany Plans New Refugee Integration Demands
SKY News / Posted a month ago
cannot be an unlimited settlement permit after three years." Thomas de Maiziere, from Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party, also said he wanted to see refugees contributing to German society. And he called... Read more
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Fortune
Brussels Bombings Prompt Calls in Germany for Better Data Exchangein a more focused way,” Germany’s EU Commissioner Guenther Oettinger told the d
Brussels Bombings Prompt Calls in Germany for Better Data Exchange
Fortune / Posted 1 months ago
in a more focused way,” Germany’s EU Commissioner Guenther Oettinger told the daily Bild. Oettinger, a member of Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union, called for data protection rules to be standardized to make it possible for security agencies in... Read more
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The Star
Brussels bombings prompt calls in Germany for better data exchangein a more focussed way," Germany's EU Commissioner Guenther Oettinger told the
Brussels bombings prompt calls in Germany for better data exchange
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
in a more focussed way," Germany's EU Commissioner Guenther Oettinger told the daily Bild. Oettinger, a member of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, called for data protection rules to be standardised to make it possible for security agencies in... Read more

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