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DW
Conservative German politicians consider Berlin's best Brexit approach |ours," said Söder, a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian s
Conservative German politicians consider Berlin's best Brexit approach |
DW / Posted yesterday
ours," said Söder, a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU). "But the policy of stability is not negotiable," he added. Germany, France, Italy and the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The European Union has agreed on two important questions regarding BrexitArticle 50 forever. “We shouldn’t push Britain, nor negotiate with them,” said
The European Union has agreed on two important questions regarding Brexit
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
Article 50 forever. “We shouldn’t push Britain, nor negotiate with them,” said Norbert Röttgen, a deputy from Mrs Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party, this week. “Leave them with the insecurity.” Other governments hope for a speedy exit so... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Incorruptible, indestructible: The unassuming power of Angela Merkelher testosterone deficiency is seemingly one of her greatest assets. She outsma
Incorruptible, indestructible: The unassuming power of Angela Merkel
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
her testosterone deficiency is seemingly one of her greatest assets. She outsmarted all her male rivals in the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), who had formed an alliance, the Pacto Andino, to help each other rise to power. Kohl, who... Read more
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DW
Germany puts a (long) leash on its spooks |telecommunication surveillance of the BND has been created," said Stephan Mayer
Germany puts a (long) leash on its spooks |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
telecommunication surveillance of the BND has been created," said Stephan Mayer, interior policy spokesman for Merkel's Christian Democratic Union. "The definition of unambiguous legal conditions picks up constructively on the criticism of the... Read more
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express
Merkel’s spokesman blasts ‘irritating’ UK as he claims October will be TOO LATE for BrexitHardt said that October may be 'too late' to trigger Brexit Furious Jurgen Har
Merkel’s spokesman blasts ‘irritating’ UK as he claims October will be TOO LATE for Brexit
express / Posted 3 days ago
Hardt said that October may be 'too late' to trigger Brexit Furious Jurgen Hardt said Angela Merkel’s ruling Christian Democratic Union is “irritated” with Britain’s “lack of ability and willingness to take responsibility". And... Read more
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Daily Mail
EU must stop others following Britain out of the door, Merkel warnsthis article Her comments were reported by two sources who took part in a tele
EU must stop others following Britain out of the door, Merkel warns
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
this article Her comments were reported by two sources who took part in a telephone conference of the board of the Christian Democratic Union. A German government spokesman said today there will be no informal discussions between Britain... Read more
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ABC News
Brexit a 'Wake-up Call' and ‘End of a World' for Global Leaders"quick and simple conclusions" that would create further division. Norbert Röt
Brexit a 'Wake-up Call' and ‘End of a World' for Global Leaders
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
"quick and simple conclusions" that would create further division. Norbert Röttgen, a senior member of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Party, decried Brexit as the "biggest catastrophe in the history of European... Read more
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ABC News
World Leaders React to Brexit Vote"quick and simple conclusions" that would create further division. Norbert Röt
World Leaders React to Brexit Vote
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
"quick and simple conclusions" that would create further division. Norbert Röttgen, a senior member of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Party, decried Brexit as the "biggest catastrophe in the history of European... Read more
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BBC News
EU referendum: Trade curbs 'foolish' if UK votes Leave, says German industrythe UK does not need to be part of the single market. Should the UK request a
EU referendum: Trade curbs 'foolish' if UK votes Leave, says German industry
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
the UK does not need to be part of the single market. Should the UK request a trade deal, a senior MP in Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, Juergen Hardt, says the EU would not be able to negotiate a trade pact with the UK quickly. "I'm... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Germany Agrees Stricter IHT Rulesof wealth among a relatively small number of families. Under the changes agree
Germany Agrees Stricter IHT Rules
Tax-News.com / Posted 8 days ago
of wealth among a relatively small number of families. Under the changes agreed by the coalition parties, including the Christian Democratic Union, its Bavarian sister party the Christian Social Union, and the Social Democratic Party, companies... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angela Merkel hints at plan for European Armypercent of GDP for defence will have to converge.’ German Chancellor Angela Me
Angela Merkel hints at plan for European Army
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
percent of GDP for defence will have to converge.’ German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech at an event of her Christian Democratic Union, CDU, Economy Council in Berlin on Tuesday ‘It will not go well in the long run that we say that... Read more
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Newsmax
Clinton Foundation Said to Be Breached by Russian HackersMicro said in May that Russian hackers had been trying for several weeks to ste
Clinton Foundation Said to Be Breached by Russian Hackers
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
Micro said in May that Russian hackers had been trying for several weeks to steal data from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party, and that they also tried to hack the Dutch Safety Board computer systems to obtain an... Read more
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DW
German President Joachim Gauck sends final message to UK ahead of EU referendum |President Joachim Gauck in Bucharest, Romania Following an Economic Council me
German President Joachim Gauck sends final message to UK ahead of EU referendum |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
President Joachim Gauck in Bucharest, Romania Following an Economic Council meeting held by Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party in Berlin on Tuesday, German Finance Minister said that even if the UK does choose to... Read more
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The Washington Times
All-male refugee shelter built next to nudist camp; Germans told to stop swimming nakedChancellor Angela Merkel presided over the importation of over 1.1. million ref
All-male refugee shelter built next to nudist camp; Germans told to stop swimming naked
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
Chancellor Angela Merkel presided over the importation of over 1.1. million refugees into the country in 2015. Her Christian Democratic Union Party, or CDU, suffered major losses in March’s regional elections as cultural strife and... Read more
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Market Watch
EU needs to change even if U.K. stays: Schaeublebecause otherwise people will say you haven't understood," said Mr. Schaeuble,
EU needs to change even if U.K. stays: Schaeuble
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
because otherwise people will say you haven't understood," said Mr. Schaeuble, at a business conference organized by the Christian Democratic Union. The U.K. is set to hold its EU membership referendum on Thursday. Opinion polls suggest the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Declining Relationship Between the EU and ACP Statesare part of the pan-African program of the EU budget," says Michael Gahler, a E
The Declining Relationship Between the EU and ACP States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
are part of the pan-African program of the EU budget," says Michael Gahler, a European parliamentarian from the German Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and also a member of the joint committee of the European Parliament and the ACP... Read more
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DW
The declining relationship between the EU and ACP states |are part of the pan-African program of the EU budget," says Michael Gahler, a E
The declining relationship between the EU and ACP states |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
are part of the pan-African program of the EU budget," says Michael Gahler, a European parliamentarian from the German Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and also a member of the joint committee of the European Parliament and the ACP... Read more
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DW
Germany to clamp down on religious polygamy |to families who raise multiple children. In this particular case, however, Gau
Germany to clamp down on religious polygamy |
DW / Posted 16 days ago
to families who raise multiple children. In this particular case, however, Gauck received an irritated letter from a local Christian Democratic Union MP calling on him to overhaul the criteria for such honorary godparenthoods, since "bigamy is... Read more
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express
BREXIT THREAT: Germany will cut Britain off from EU single market if we vote to leavesaid Germany would happily take Britain back "once it's realised its mistake"
BREXIT THREAT: Germany will cut Britain off from EU single market if we vote to leave
express / Posted 18 days ago
said Germany would happily take Britain back "once it's realised its mistake" The former chairman of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party, said lessons could be learnt from Britain's EU Referendum regarding Europe's... Read more
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Breitbart
Police Standing By Muslim Officer Who Refused To Shake Handsof Muslims refusing to shaking hands, increasingly many politicians do not. In
Police Standing By Muslim Officer Who Refused To Shake Hands
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
of Muslims refusing to shaking hands, increasingly many politicians do not. In Germany, Julia Klöckner of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union, after being refused a handshake by an Imam, said that migrants must adapt to Germany and not the... Read more
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DW
Germany's vice chancellor ties AfD views to Nazi sentiments |2009 chairman of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), a junior coaliti
Germany's vice chancellor ties AfD views to Nazi sentiments |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
2009 chairman of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), a junior coalition partner with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU). Merkel has come under fire in recent months for an open-door policy toward refugees, 1.1... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Spanish Elections: EU Watershed?The Liberal Party barely exists today. And the German Social Democrat's grand c
Spanish Elections: EU Watershed?
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
The Liberal Party barely exists today. And the German Social Democrat's grand coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union has seen the once mighty Socialists slip below 20 percent in the polls. In Spain the mantel of... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Spanish Challenge. CategoryThe Liberal Party barely exists today. And the German Social Democrat’s grand c
The Spanish Challenge. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 20 days ago
The Liberal Party barely exists today. And the German Social Democrat’s grand coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union has seen the once mighty Socialists slip below 20 percent in the polls. In Spain the mantel of... Read more
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FOX News
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gapssocial media, with some locals complaining of the costs of providing housing an
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gaps
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
social media, with some locals complaining of the costs of providing housing and food aid. Kavalier, a member of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, is countering such criticism by making a case grounded in morality and economic... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gapssocial media, with some locals complaining of the costs of providing housing an
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gaps
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 days ago
social media, with some locals complaining of the costs of providing housing and food aid. Kavalier, a member of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, is countering such criticism by making a case grounded in morality and economic... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gapsfaces re-election in two years. He says he's concerned about growing support fo
Mayor of declining German town wants migrants to fill gaps
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
faces re-election in two years. He says he's concerned about growing support for the Alternative for Germany party — but even more concerned by the lack of enthusiasm for his pro-refugee stance among some in his own Christian Democr... Read more
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DW
Kiesewetter: 'Provide a sense of security' for Poland and the Baltics |people a sense of security and unity. If we can do that, Poland will also corre
Kiesewetter: 'Provide a sense of security' for Poland and the Baltics |
DW / Posted 23 days ago
people a sense of security and unity. If we can do that, Poland will also correct its path toward radicalization. The Christian Democratic Union (CDU) parliamentarian Roderich Kiesewetter is the Union's defense expert and foreign policy... Read more
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Breitbart
Over 800 Attacks on Members of Germany’s Anti Mass Migration Partytraffic to the dentist’s office and was attended by approximately 60 ‘black blo
Over 800 Attacks on Members of Germany’s Anti Mass Migration Party
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
traffic to the dentist’s office and was attended by approximately 60 ‘black bloc’ anarchists. Kristina Schröder of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has spoken out against the government’s potential funding of left extremist groups: “You... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd termas factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd term
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 24 days ago
as factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are already questions over whether her Christian Democratic Union and Bavarian-only sister party Christian Social Union will be able to agree upon a joint... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd termas factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd term
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 24 days ago
as factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are already questions over whether her Christian Democratic Union and Bavarian-only sister party Christian Social Union will be able to agree upon a joint... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd termas factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd term
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
as factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are already questions over whether her Christian Democratic Union and Bavarian-only sister party Christian Social Union will be able to agree upon a joint... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd termas factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are
German President Joachim Gauck won't seek a 2nd term
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
as factions in Merkel's coalition government seek their own nominee. There are already questions over whether her Christian Democratic Union and Bavarian-only sister party Christian Social Union will be able to agree upon a joint... Read more
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Swissinfo
German president says won't serve a second term in headache for Merkelof refugees. Stephan Mayer, a senior member of the Christian Social Union (CSU
German president says won't serve a second term in headache for Merkel
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
of refugees. Stephan Mayer, a senior member of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian sister party to Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CSU), suggested on Monday on Deutschlandfunk radio that the ruling conservatives and Social... Read more
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Reuters
German might gives way to angst over Brexit riskLeader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party and German Chancellor Ange
German might gives way to angst over Brexit risk
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
Leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and CDU top candidate David McAllister attend an election rally in Berlin May 14, 2014. BERLIN Europe's most powerful nation is suddenly powerless and... Read more
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DW
SPD seeks to raise social justice profile |200 SPD officials, Gabriel said the party needed to strive to further different
SPD seeks to raise social justice profile |
DW / Posted 25 days ago
200 SPD officials, Gabriel said the party needed to strive to further differentiate itself from coalition partner, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) led by Chancellor Angela Merkel. "Left doesn't mean to give up on the center, left means to... Read more
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The New Statesman
Boxer Muhammad Ali has died aged 74national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system wor
Boxer Muhammad Ali has died aged 74
The New Statesman / Posted 27 days ago
national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system works – including Angela Merkel’s party, the Christian Democratic Union, which is now trying to bring in compulsory condom use and ban all-you-can-eat-buffet-style offers... Read more
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The New Statesman
Advice columns are thriving – but are they actually doing any good?national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system wor
Advice columns are thriving – but are they actually doing any good?
The New Statesman / Posted 27 days ago
national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system works – including Angela Merkel’s party, the Christian Democratic Union, which is now trying to bring in compulsory condom use and ban all-you-can-eat-buffet-style offers... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
117 wash up dead in Libyarefugees and other migrants. "We can't just leave Italy arbitrarily on its own
117 wash up dead in Libya
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
refugees and other migrants. "We can't just leave Italy arbitrarily on its own," Merkel told a state gathering of her Christian Democratic Union party in Prenzlau. "We need to talk to each other about how we share the burden." Libya has been... Read more
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The New Statesman
Pimp State makes it clear our laws on prostitution are not working – so how should we change them?national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system wor
Pimp State makes it clear our laws on prostitution are not working – so how should we change them?
The New Statesman / Posted 27 days ago
national insurance scheme,” notes Banyard. No one thinks the German system works – including Angela Merkel’s party, the Christian Democratic Union, which is now trying to bring in compulsory condom use and ban all-you-can-eat-buffet-style offers... Read more
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DW
German President Joachim Gauck to not stand for second term, 'Bild' newspaper reports |for Gauck serving a second term. The "Frankfurter Rundschau" newspaper reported
German President Joachim Gauck to not stand for second term, 'Bild' newspaper reports |
DW / Posted 27 days ago
for Gauck serving a second term. The "Frankfurter Rundschau" newspaper reported that German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and their Social Democrat (SPD) coalition partners feared the negative impact of Gauck declining... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Genocide Reparation Talks Nearing Conclusioncommunal land reform sector funded by their government. The group, led by Dagm
Genocide Reparation Talks Nearing Conclusion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
communal land reform sector funded by their government. The group, led by Dagmar Worhl, comprised Johannes Selle of the Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union (CDU/CSU), Niema Movassat of The Leftist party and Heinz-Joachim Barchmann... Read more
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Boston Globe
German Parliament declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeyin a statement marking Armenian Remembrance Day on April 24 — though he used th
German Parliament declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
in a statement marking Armenian Remembrance Day on April 24 — though he used the term before becoming president. Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution, which was originally proposed for last year,... Read more
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DW
Germany's renewable energy reforms 'a step backwards' |2017. The cabinet could approve the package on Monday (06.06.2016). Under the
Germany's renewable energy reforms 'a step backwards' |
DW / Posted 28 days ago
2017. The cabinet could approve the package on Monday (06.06.2016). Under the deal reached between Social Democrats, the Christian Democratic Union and its Bavarian sister party the Christian Social Union, biomass energy production will be... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeysame time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
Brisbane Times / Posted 28 days ago
same time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to be seen as caving to outside pressure. Her Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution. Guests hold posters reading "Recognition Now... Read more
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WA Today
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeysame time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
same time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to be seen as caving to outside pressure. Her Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution. Guests hold posters reading "Recognition Now... Read more
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The Age
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeysame time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
same time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to be seen as caving to outside pressure. Her Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution. For Turkey, there is scarcely a more... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeysame time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
same time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to be seen as caving to outside pressure. Her Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution. For Turkey, there is scarcely a more... Read more
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Canberra Times
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkeysame time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to
Germany declares Armenian deaths a genocide, angering Turkey
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
same time, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been under pressure not to be seen as caving to outside pressure. Her Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partners supported the resolution. Guests hold posters reading "Recognition Now... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Turkey Recalls Ambassador From Germany After Bundestag Acknowledges Armenian "Genocide"clergy men and activists react after law makers voted to recognise the Armenian
Turkey Recalls Ambassador From Germany After Bundestag Acknowledges Armenian "Genocide"
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
clergy men and activists react after law makers voted to recognise the Armenian genocide. According to the Christian Democratic Union’ Albert Weiler, Germany had a “historical duty” to recognize the mass killings of Armenians.... Read more
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Reuters
Germany braces for Turkish backlash to Armenian genocide votehope this doesn't lead to an over-reaction from the Turkish side," said Franz J
Germany braces for Turkish backlash to Armenian genocide vote
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
hope this doesn't lead to an over-reaction from the Turkish side," said Franz Josef Jung, a senior lawmaker in Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU). "YES, GENOCIDE" "Despite some of his rhetoric, we believe Erdogan has a strong interest... Read more
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