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Breitbart
German Anti-Mass Migration Party Reaches Record Polling Numberswing capital Bildreports. The support for the AfD has largely come at the expe
German Anti-Mass Migration Party Reaches Record Polling Numbers
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wing capital Bildreports. The support for the AfD has largely come at the expense of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) who have lost support in every regional election this year. In Berlin, the CDU had their... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Merkel's party confronts sexism chargesranks, after a female politician spoke out about vulgar and belittling comments
Merkel's party confronts sexism charges
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 hours ago
ranks, after a female politician spoke out about vulgar and belittling comments. Peter Tauber, general secretary of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), said remarks made public by Berlin CDU politician Jenna Behrends, 26, were not an isolated... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Hate is on the rise and Australia is on the cusp of a dangerous crisishas haemorrhaged votes to the AfD in two separate elections. In the most recent
Hate is on the rise and Australia is on the cusp of a dangerous crisis
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
has haemorrhaged votes to the AfD in two separate elections. In the most recent, the state election for Berlin, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union polled 17.6 per cent. It was the worst Berlin result for the party in its history. The extreme... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Hate is on the rise and Australia is on the cusp of a dangerous crisishas haemorrhaged votes to the AfD in two separate elections. In the most recent
Hate is on the rise and Australia is on the cusp of a dangerous crisis
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
has haemorrhaged votes to the AfD in two separate elections. In the most recent, the state election for Berlin, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union polled 17.6 per cent. It was the worst Berlin result for the party in its history. The extreme... Read more
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express
BYE BYE ANGELA: Most Germans feel Merkel will NOT win back confidence after migrant crisisMerkel will struggle to win back public confidence after migrants fiasco Mrs M
BYE BYE ANGELA: Most Germans feel Merkel will NOT win back confidence after migrant crisis
express / Posted 2 days ago
Merkel will struggle to win back public confidence after migrants fiasco Mrs Merkel has taken responsibility for her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party’s poor showing at the polls and admitted making mistakes in the handling of the... Read more
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express
‘Angela Merkel has lost contact with the real world’ blasts former allyout at the Chancellor's handling of the refugee crisis Just days ago, Maximili
‘Angela Merkel has lost contact with the real world’ blasts former ally
express / Posted 2 days ago
out at the Chancellor's handling of the refugee crisis Just days ago, Maximilian Krah made headlines when he left the Christian Democratic Union party led by Merkel, blaming her failures in the refugee crisis for his departure. Krah, who was... Read more
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express
'Yes, Mrs Merkel!' German MPs cave into leader and back EU trade deal despite voter revoltback the embattled leader, who has vowed to force through the agreement despite
'Yes, Mrs Merkel!' German MPs cave into leader and back EU trade deal despite voter revolt
express / Posted 2 days ago
back the embattled leader, who has vowed to force through the agreement despite angry protests from voters. Mrs Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party is tanking in the polls and it had been unclear whether her coalition partners, the... Read more
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DW
New poll shows Alternative for Germany gaining support |by German public broadcaster ARD. The poll shows the AfD's support at 16 perce
New poll shows Alternative for Germany gaining support |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
by German public broadcaster ARD. The poll shows the AfD's support at 16 percent, its best showing yet. Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) came in at 32 percent and the Social Democratic Party (SPD) at 22 percent. Though both... Read more
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Breitbart
Anti-Mass Migration Leader: Culture of Welcoming Refugees Has Become A Substitute For Religionis not a dirty word and said “we make policy for the people”. During the campai
Anti-Mass Migration Leader: Culture of Welcoming Refugees Has Become A Substitute For Religion
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
is not a dirty word and said “we make policy for the people”. During the campaign for the election in Berlin, Ms. Petry said that she wants the AfD to replace Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) as the real “people’s p... Read more
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express
When is the German federal election 2017? Will Angela Merkel LOSE power?AfD supporters protest against Angela Merkel's migration policy The German Cha
When is the German federal election 2017? Will Angela Merkel LOSE power?
express / Posted 3 days ago
AfD supporters protest against Angela Merkel's migration policy The German Chancellor’s Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU) party was battered in the Berlin state election. The bitter defeat in the German capital comes just one year before... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bayer-Monsanto deal pilloried by skeptical German lawmakersopposition Greens and Left Party lawmakers to raise antitrust and environmental
Bayer-Monsanto deal pilloried by skeptical German lawmakers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
opposition Greens and Left Party lawmakers to raise antitrust and environmental concerns. One lawmaker from Ms. Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union, Hermann Faerber, himself a farmer, also voiced skepticism. Mr. Faerber said that excessive... Read more
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DW
Bavaria submits proposal for Germany-wide ban on face veils in the courtroom |Justice Minister Winfried Bausback, a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU
Bavaria submits proposal for Germany-wide ban on face veils in the courtroom |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Justice Minister Winfried Bausback, a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the sister party of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), on Wednesday. "In court, they complicate understanding of the truth and the enforcement of... Read more
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SKY News
Germany accuses Russia over cyberattacksyear's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary groups, b
Germany accuses Russia over cyberattacks
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
year's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary groups, but also wider party operations such as the regional network of the Christian Democratic Union in the western state of Saarland, and the federal offices of the Left p... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
German political parties hit by cyber attackslast year's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary grou
German political parties hit by cyber attacks
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
last year's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary groups, but wider party operations such as the regional network of the Christian Democratic Union in the western state of Saarland, or the federal offices of the Left... Read more
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asianage
German political parties hit by cyber attackslast year's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary grou
German political parties hit by cyber attacks
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
last year's attack, this summer's affected not only specific parliamentary groups, but wider party operations such as the regional network of the Christian Democratic Union in the western state of Saarland, or the federal offices of the Left... Read more
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Fortune
Here's Why Angela Merkel Sort of Apologized for Her Refugee Policyand provocative formulation. The speech was triggered by the second bitter ele
Here's Why Angela Merkel Sort of Apologized for Her Refugee Policy
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
and provocative formulation. The speech was triggered by the second bitter election defeat on Sunday for her center-right Christian Democratic Union in a matter of weeks. The CDU was forced out of government in Berlin, where it had been the junior... Read more
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express
'Keep Germany as Germany Angela' Merkel faces calls from her OWN party to LIMIT migrantsof us." The Bavarian finance minister, who is from the Christian Social Union
'Keep Germany as Germany Angela' Merkel faces calls from her OWN party to LIMIT migrants
express / Posted 5 days ago
of us." The Bavarian finance minister, who is from the Christian Social Union (CSU) - the sister-party of Mrs Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), said he believes the Chancellor will resign in the run-up to the 2017 election. Mr Soeder... Read more
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DW
MEP Elmar Brok: 'The EU has the migration question under control' |refugee crisis Angela Merkel has recently come under a lot of fire for her "op
MEP Elmar Brok: 'The EU has the migration question under control' |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
refugee crisis Angela Merkel has recently come under a lot of fire for her "open-door" refugee policy. Her own party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), has harshly criticized the German chancellor and has blamed her for losses of the CDU at... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel offers Bavaria 'mea culpa' in hint at fourth termGerman Chancellor and chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela
Merkel offers Bavaria 'mea culpa' in hint at fourth term
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
German Chancellor and chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel addresses a news conference in Berlin, Germany September 19, 2016. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch BERLIN Angela Merkel's shock admission that she wishes she could turn... Read more
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Breitbart
Merkel Admits She Was Wrong On Migrant Policy... Because It Damaged Her Poll Ratingswant, I would be prepared to consider it,” Merkel told media at a press confere
Merkel Admits She Was Wrong On Migrant Policy... Because It Damaged Her Poll Ratings
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
want, I would be prepared to consider it,” Merkel told media at a press conference in reaction to the historic defeat her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) suffered in Sunday’s elections in Berlin, Die Pressereports. Ms. Merkel even went as far as... Read more
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International Business Times
Angela Merkel acknowledges mistakes after defeat in Berlin electionsGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel has accepted responsibility for her Christian D
Angela Merkel acknowledges mistakes after defeat in Berlin elections
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accepted responsibility for her Christian Democratic Union's (CDU) party's defeat in the Berlin state elections and acknowledged her mistakes in handling the refugee crisis. In a speech on Monday (19 September),... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Merkel accepts responsibility for Berlin election defeatthe most powerful woman in the world. For almost 11 years she has seemed invinc
Merkel accepts responsibility for Berlin election defeat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
the most powerful woman in the world. For almost 11 years she has seemed invincible as German Chancellor. Her centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has overseen years of steady growth and stable leadership. But Sunday's state election in... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Decade Lived in the Darkthe European Union. In 1998, however, he was routed in the federal elections, a
A Decade Lived in the Dark
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
the European Union. In 1998, however, he was routed in the federal elections, and in 1999 it emerged that his party, the Christian Democratic Union, had been financed illegally for years—a scandal that allowed Angela Merkel to become the C.D.U.’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Merkel takes some blame for poor Berlin election performancenational policies were a factor. Merkel pledged to work harder to address peop
Merkel takes some blame for poor Berlin election performance
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
national policies were a factor. Merkel pledged to work harder to address people’s concerns, particularly on migrants. Her Christian Democratic Union party, CDU, received just 17.6 percent of the vote in the German capital. ‘‘That’s very bitter,’’... Read more
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Zero Hedge
After Disastrous Berlin Election, Angela Merkel Admits "Mistakes Were Made" With Refugeesbut acknowledging, more explicitly than before, that she had made mistakes alon
After Disastrous Berlin Election, Angela Merkel Admits "Mistakes Were Made" With Refugees
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
but acknowledging, more explicitly than before, that she had made mistakes along the way. Merkel described her center-right Christian Democratic Union’s second-place performance in Sunday’s election in the city-state of Berlin as a “very... Read more
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Breitbart
Populist Surge In Berlin Vote Piles Pressure On Merkelbe “seen throughout the world as a sign of the resurgence of the right and of N
Populist Surge In Berlin Vote Piles Pressure On Merkel
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
be “seen throughout the world as a sign of the resurgence of the right and of Nazis in Germany”. Merkel’s centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) claimed just 18 percent — its worst post-war result in the city, before or after the 1989... Read more
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The China Post
Populist surge in Berlin vote piles pressure on MerkelII, a party to the right of the CDU has established a foothold in German politi
Populist surge in Berlin vote piles pressure on Merkel
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
II, a party to the right of the CDU has established a foothold in German politics. German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union, right, and the party's top candidate in Berlin Frank Henkel attend a press conference one day... Read more
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Namibia Economist
German politics is turning into a six-party systemthat her refugee policy bears much of the blame. But she also knows that, come
German politics is turning into a six-party system
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
that her refugee policy bears much of the blame. But she also knows that, come next autumn, even a battered and diminished Christian Democratic Union will be the only party in a position to bargain with coalition partners to form a majority, much... Read more
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Boston Herald
Merkel takes some blame for poor Berlin election performancenational level were a factor. Merkel pledged to work harder to address people'
Merkel takes some blame for poor Berlin election performance
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
national level were a factor. Merkel pledged to work harder to address people's concerns, particularly on migrants. Her Christian Democratic Union party, or CDU, received just 17.6 percent of the vote in the German capital. "That's very... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'will enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time, after winning 14.2% of
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
will enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time, after winning 14.2% of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) was knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after winning... Read more
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DW
Merkel accepts partial blame for Berlin defeat |In her first news conference after her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) recorde
Merkel accepts partial blame for Berlin defeat |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
In her first news conference after her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) recorded its worst-ever showing in a Berlin election, Merkel took partial responsibility for that defeat while again blaming opposition to her refugee policies on communication... Read more
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Times of Malta
Angela Merkel's European influence wanes as domestic woes deepenflow to Europe. But Bratislava showed that Merkel's deepening woes at home, un
Angela Merkel's European influence wanes as domestic woes deepen
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
flow to Europe. But Bratislava showed that Merkel's deepening woes at home, underscored by the abysmal result for her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in a regional vote in Berlin yesterday, is eroding her influence beyond German... Read more
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Reuters
Weakness at home hobbles once-powerful Merkel in Europeflow to Europe. But Bratislava showed that Merkel's deepening woes at home, un
Weakness at home hobbles once-powerful Merkel in Europe
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
flow to Europe. But Bratislava showed that Merkel's deepening woes at home, underscored by the abysmal result for her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in a regional vote in Berlin on Sunday, is eroding her influence beyond German... Read more
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The Manila Times
Merkel party routed in Berlin pollsit has now won opposition seats in ten of Germany’s 16 states, a year ahead of
Merkel party routed in Berlin polls
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
it has now won opposition seats in ten of Germany’s 16 states, a year ahead of national elections. Merkel’s center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won only 17.5 percent — its worst post-war result in the city, before or after the 1989 fall... Read more
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express
'I wish I could turn back time' Merkel REGRETS open-door migrant policyin Berlin state elections today, Mrs Merkel said she accepted her share of resp
'I wish I could turn back time' Merkel REGRETS open-door migrant policy
express / Posted 6 days ago
in Berlin state elections today, Mrs Merkel said she accepted her share of responsibility for voters punishing her ruling Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU) party for her refugee-friendly migrant policy. She said: "If I could turn back... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel says accepts share of responsibility for Berlin defeatGerman Chancellor and chairwomen of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela
Merkel says accepts share of responsibility for Berlin defeat
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
German Chancellor and chairwomen of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel addresses a news conference in Berlin, Germany, September 19, 2016. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she... Read more
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The Forward
German Jews See ‘Nazi Renaissance’ in Far Right Breakthrough in BerlinBerlin overall was the Social Democratic Party, which retained power over the p
German Jews See ‘Nazi Renaissance’ in Far Right Breakthrough in Berlin
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Berlin overall was the Social Democratic Party, which retained power over the party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Christian Democratic Union, by a vote of 21.6 percent to 17.5 percent. The elections are seen as a litmus test for Merkel’s... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
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enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
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enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
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enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
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enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Analysis: Merkel’s Party Losing Badly as Social Democrats, Anti-Immigrant AfD Win Berlin State Votelead a coalition government, although it appears that their former partner, the
Analysis: Merkel’s Party Losing Badly as Social Democrats, Anti-Immigrant AfD Win Berlin State Vote
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
lead a coalition government, although it appears that their former partner, the local chapter of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), may no longer be useful, having finished with 17.5% of the vote, its worst showing since... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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News 8000
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
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enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent o
Defeat for Merkel 'a sign of the return ... of the Nazis'
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
enter Berlin's state parliament for the first time after winning 14.2 percent of the vote. Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has been knocked out of a ruling coalition with the center-left Social Democrats, after... Read more
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