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DW
Does Germany need an integration ministry? |(SPD), has called for is much more fundamental. But the senior partner in Germa
Does Germany need an integration ministry? |
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
(SPD), has called for is much more fundamental. But the senior partner in Germany's governing coalition, Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) is much less keen on the idea. The center-right party released a statement on Monday... Read more
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DW
Bavaria demands tough response from Berlin |"anti-terror package." Premier Winfried Kretschmann of the Greens and interior
Bavaria demands tough response from Berlin |
DW / Posted yesterday
"anti-terror package." Premier Winfried Kretschmann of the Greens and interior minister Thomas Strobl of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party said immediate recruitment would include cyber crime-fighting experts with knowledge... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Germany boosts security after spate of killingsand see what's going on in Germany now?" Stephan Mayer - a legislator with the
Germany boosts security after spate of killings
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
and see what's going on in Germany now?" Stephan Mayer - a legislator with the CSU, the Bavarian sister party to Merkel's Christian Democratic Union - warned against hasty judgments, particularly over the Chancellor's refugee policy, which... Read more
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express
‘What’s the point?’ German leaders clash over calls for army to deal with domestic terrorshould remain calm and act professionally - like the police in Munich Burkhard
‘What’s the point?’ German leaders clash over calls for army to deal with domestic terror
express / Posted 2 days ago
should remain calm and act professionally - like the police in Munich Burkhard Lischka, spokesperson of the SPD The Christian Democratic Union has urged for this to be implemented as soon as possible, with Stahlknecht leading renewed calls... Read more
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Orange County Register
Cascade of crises pile pressure on Angela Merkel to stay at helmclear is that Merkel’s ratings had started to climb in recent weeks as voters w
Cascade of crises pile pressure on Angela Merkel to stay at helm
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
clear is that Merkel’s ratings had started to climb in recent weeks as voters were confronted with growing uncertainty: her Christian Democratic Union-led bloc is up 3 points in the month since the U.K. voted to leave the European Union. With 35.5... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Politically Correct" German MP Demands Probe Over Police Shooting Of Axe-Wielding Jihadistallowed to shoot in such situations, he might as well stop carrying a weapon."
"Politically Correct" German MP Demands Probe Over Police Shooting Of Axe-Wielding Jihadist
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
allowed to shoot in such situations, he might as well stop carrying a weapon." Mike Mohring, a politician with the ruling Christian Democratic Union (CDU), called for stiffer penalties for those who attack police officers. He said attacks against... Read more
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Gulf News
With terror ruled out, Germany tries to make sense of carnageUnion deal with Turkey and the closure of the Balkan route slowed refugee arriv
With terror ruled out, Germany tries to make sense of carnage
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
Union deal with Turkey and the closure of the Balkan route slowed refugee arrivals to a trickle.Members of Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union-led bloc urged against jumping to conclusions about the attack’s motives. Stephan Mayer, a member... Read more
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express
Does hand sign made by Merkel, May and now Juncker prove there is a secret EU illuminati?closest ally. He branded her the "British version of Thomas de Maiziere on crac
Does hand sign made by Merkel, May and now Juncker prove there is a secret EU illuminati?
express / Posted 5 days ago
closest ally. He branded her the "British version of Thomas de Maiziere on crack". But, Ms Merkel, who has led the Christian Democratic Union party for 16 years, explained the reason she makes the unusual gesture in a 2013 interview, and... Read more
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Breitbart
Interior Minister: Germans Should Prepare Themselves for Terror Attacksbut dismissed any connection between this and the fact more than a million migr
Interior Minister: Germans Should Prepare Themselves for Terror Attacks
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
but dismissed any connection between this and the fact more than a million migrants entered the country last year. The Christian Democratic Union (CDU) politician said that while there have been rumours that some of the migrants who entered... Read more
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DW
Seehofer and Merkel look to mend fences over refugees |with plenty of confidence, then, that Seehofer can head towards his one-on-one
Seehofer and Merkel look to mend fences over refugees |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
with plenty of confidence, then, that Seehofer can head towards his one-on-one meeting with Merkel on Tuesday. Her Christian Democratic Union, which - as per the two parties' historic deal - fields candidates everywhere in the country... Read more
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DW
EU critical of Turkey's post-coup crackdown |and the military announced the formal end of the failed coup. Alarm in Germany
EU critical of Turkey's post-coup crackdown |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
and the military announced the formal end of the failed coup. Alarm in Germany and beyond In Germany, Norbert Röttgen Christian Democratic Union (CDU) member and chair of the foreign relations committee of the Bundestag, says there is evidence... Read more
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DW
Two Berlin students and teacher confirmed dead in attack in Nice |Berlin has been canceled Berlin's Interior Ministry has yet to confirm the dea
Two Berlin students and teacher confirmed dead in attack in Nice |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
Berlin has been canceled Berlin's Interior Ministry has yet to confirm the deaths, but the head of the Berlin parliament's Christian Democratic Union, Florian Graf, posted on his Facebook page: "It is now a sad certainty that a Berlin teacher and... Read more
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DW
Berlin students reportedly among dead in Nice |the German Foreign Ministry. Berlin's Interior Ministry has yet to confirm the
Berlin students reportedly among dead in Nice |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
the German Foreign Ministry. Berlin's Interior Ministry has yet to confirm the deaths, but the head of Berlin parliament's Christian Democratic Union, Florian Graf, posted on his Facebook page: "It is now a sad certainty that a Berlin teacher and... Read more
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Daily Record
Meet the half Scottish politician tipped as the heir to Angela Merkelas he shares a secret smile with Chancellor Merkel. He was named as her heir a
Meet the half Scottish politician tipped as the heir to Angela Merkel
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
as he shares a secret smile with Chancellor Merkel. He was named as her heir apparent at Germany’s ruling conservative Christian Democratic Union party conference in Hannover in 2012. Supporters waved banners proclaiming: “I’m a Mac!” even... Read more
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express
First Brexit now Bav-exit? Bavaria Party campaigns to leave EU and split Germanyits reputation, the party is said to have allies in the Christian Social Union,
First Brexit now Bav-exit? Bavaria Party campaigns to leave EU and split Germany
express / Posted 12 days ago
its reputation, the party is said to have allies in the Christian Social Union, the Bavarian counterpart of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union. Chairman Florian Weber remains optimistic. He said: “A year before the fall of the Berlin Wall... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
When the Brexit big guns go head to head ... Theresa May v Angela Merkelin 1989 Mrs Merkel was elected to the German parliament, the Bundestag, in 1990
When the Brexit big guns go head to head ... Theresa May v Angela Merkel
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
in 1989 Mrs Merkel was elected to the German parliament, the Bundestag, in 1990 at the first election after German reunification. She then won party leadership of Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in 2000 after a funding scandal wounded her oppone... Read more
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DW
Tension follows violence at leftist residence in Berlin |political context to Henkel's refusal to talk - not least because the interior
Tension follows violence at leftist residence in Berlin |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
political context to Henkel's refusal to talk - not least because the interior minister is the mayoral candidate for the Christian Democratic Union in September's Berlin election. "On the one hand ... he wants to be seen as the 'law and order'... Read more
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Market Watch
Amid Brexit debacle, another EU crisis emerges: Southern Europethis disagreement plays out. Germany, for example, will hold its general electi
Amid Brexit debacle, another EU crisis emerges: Southern Europe
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
this disagreement plays out. Germany, for example, will hold its general elections in 2017, and Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) is facing mounting competition from its Euroskeptic rival, Alternative for Germany (AfD).... Read more
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express
'Merkel's diamond' May compared to German leader and HITLER after making THIS hand gestureMs Merkel's closest ally. He branded her the "British version of Thomas de Maiz
'Merkel's diamond' May compared to German leader and HITLER after making THIS hand gesture
express / Posted 15 days ago
Ms Merkel's closest ally. He branded her the "British version of Thomas de Maiziere on crack". Ms Merkel, who has led the Christian Democratic Union party for 16 years, explained the reason she makes the unusual gesture in a 2013 interview. She... Read more
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Aljazeera
Brexit may be a good thing for Turkeyfor an alternative arrangement is not new. In fact, when Turkey's membership h
Brexit may be a good thing for Turkey
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
for an alternative arrangement is not new. In fact, when Turkey's membership hope was high in 2004-2005, Merkel, Germany's Christian Democratic Union Party leader of the time and French Interior Minister and presidential hopeful Nicolas Sarkozy,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Theresa May to Angela Merkel: Meet the World’s Most Powerful Female Political Leadersformally be appointed by Queen Elizabeth II. Chancellor of Germany Merkel has
Theresa May to Angela Merkel: Meet the World’s Most Powerful Female Political Leaders
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
formally be appointed by Queen Elizabeth II. Chancellor of Germany Merkel has been leading Germany since 2005 and the Christian Democratic Union of Germany since 2000. A former research scientist, Merkel is also the first female chancellor of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Theresa May to Angela Merkel: Meet the World’s Most Powerful Female Political Leadersformally be appointed by Queen Elizabeth II. Chancellor of Germany Merkel has
Theresa May to Angela Merkel: Meet the World’s Most Powerful Female Political Leaders
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
formally be appointed by Queen Elizabeth II. Chancellor of Germany Merkel has been leading Germany since 2005 and the Christian Democratic Union of Germany since 2000. A former research scientist, Merkel is also the first female chancellor of... Read more
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DW
Refugee cap no longer necessary, says German minister |"I hope it stays that way." The CSU is the Bavarian sister party and coalition
Refugee cap no longer necessary, says German minister |
DW / Posted 18 days ago
"I hope it stays that way." The CSU is the Bavarian sister party and coalition partner of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU). The CSU has been demanding a cap on the influx of refugees since last fall. Party head... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeImages) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berli
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Images) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeImages) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berli
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 days ago
Images) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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11 News Houston
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
11 News Houston / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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USA Today
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeImages) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berli
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Images) Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KING5 Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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First Coast News
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
First Coast News / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KTVB Boise / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same timeHouse. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin
In a first, women may run U.S, U.K., and Germany at same time
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 19 days ago
House. Career highlights: Merkel entered politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and became chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union political party. In 2005, she became chancellor and won two additional terms in 2009 and 2013.... Read more
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Daily Mail
European parliament president faces Merkel plot to force him outbeing kicked out of his job, which will include oversight of the Brexit deal, a
European parliament president faces Merkel plot to force him out
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
being kicked out of his job, which will include oversight of the Brexit deal, after losing the support of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party. Mr Schulz, a socialist, had been expected to be allowed to stay in the role when his... Read more
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DW
Schäuble clings to 'black zero' fetish in German budget |he told the "Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung." There were similar noises from Schäubl
Schäuble clings to 'black zero' fetish in German budget |
DW / Posted 21 days ago
he told the "Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung." There were similar noises from Schäuble's coalition partners, the Social Democratic Party (SPD), whose general secretary, Katarina Barley, blasted the "idea-free penny-pinching of Wolfgang Schäuble"... Read more
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