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Swissinfo
Syrian refugee in Germany arrested after killing woman in machete attackof having failed to report the gunman's plans. Interior Minister Thomas de Mai
Syrian refugee in Germany arrested after killing woman in machete attack
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
of having failed to report the gunman's plans. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, pledged to review both gun laws and security policies and seek improvements where needed. But De... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Refugee arrested after machette killingof having failed to report the gunman's plans. Interior Minister Thomas de Mai
Refugee arrested after machette killing
Otago Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
of having failed to report the gunman's plans. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, pledged to review both gun laws and security policies and seek improvements where needed. But De... Read more
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Canberra Times
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime officewho has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime office
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
who has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, also a member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in an interview that he planned to review German gun laws after the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime officewho has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime office
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
who has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, also a member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in an interview that he planned to review German gun laws after the... Read more
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The Age
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime officewho has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime office
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
who has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, also a member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in an interview that he planned to review German gun laws after the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime officewho has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime office
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
who has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, also a member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in an interview that he planned to review German gun laws after the... Read more
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WA Today
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime officewho has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting: Attack was one year in the planning, says state crime office
WA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
who has been identified as the Munich gunman. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, also a member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in an interview that he planned to review German gun laws after the... Read more
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International Business Times
Munich shooting prompts calls for German gun laws review the centre-left Social Democratic party, was echoed by Interior Minister Thomas
Munich shooting prompts calls for German gun laws review
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
the centre-left Social Democratic party, was echoed by Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of the centre-right Christian Democrats. The two traditionally rival parties are currently in a coalition government. De Maiziere told the Bild... Read more
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BBC News
Munich mall attack: Calls in Germany for tighter gun lawsand Finland in 2013, according to Spiegel magazine. Mr de Maiziere, a member o
Munich mall attack: Calls in Germany for tighter gun laws
BBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
and Finland in 2013, according to Spiegel magazine. Mr de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review gun laws and seek... Read more
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DW
Berlin mulls how to further strengthen gun laws after Munich attack |dead, German leaders on Sunday were already preparing talks on stricter gun con
Berlin mulls how to further strengthen gun laws after Munich attack |
DW / Posted 13 hours ago
dead, German leaders on Sunday were already preparing talks on stricter gun control. Both ruling parties, the center-right Christian Democrats (CDU) of Chancellor Angela Merkel and the center-left Social Democrats (SPD), agreed that more stringent... Read more
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Herald Sun
Germany questions gun lawsGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany questions gun laws
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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News.com.au
Germany questions gun lawsGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany questions gun laws
News.com.au / Posted 21 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Germany to tighten gun laws after massacreGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany to tighten gun laws after massacre
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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Perth Now
Germany questions gun lawsGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany questions gun laws
Perth Now / Posted 21 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Germany questions gun lawsGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany questions gun laws
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Germany questions gun lawsGermany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member
Germany questions gun laws
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Germany - in eight days. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper in a separate interview that he planned to review German gun laws... Read more
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DW
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |manner. 12.56 Bavaria's state premier Horst Seehofer and leader of the CSU, th
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |
DW / Posted yesterday
manner. 12.56 Bavaria's state premier Horst Seehofer and leader of the CSU, the Bavarian sister-party of Angela Merkel's Christian democrats, has held a second press conference in Munich, vowing to "find out what drove this perpetrator to such... Read more
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DW
+++ Munich attacks: Germany reacts +++ |and violence in our society does not spread further," says Volker Kauder, a par
+++ Munich attacks: Germany reacts +++ |
DW / Posted yesterday
and violence in our society does not spread further," says Volker Kauder, a parliamentary leader of Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. 09.08 A neighbor of the alleged gunman has told the news agency Agence France-Press the 18-year-old was... Read more
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DW
EU concerned about Turkey's path to dictatorship |sees the issue as an insurmountable obstacle. Portions of the Conservative bloc
EU concerned about Turkey's path to dictatorship |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
sees the issue as an insurmountable obstacle. Portions of the Conservative block are trying to salvage the deal, but even Christian Democrats like Elmar Brok are warning of the eventual "Putinization" of Turkey. He says he hopes the upcoming... Read more
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The Local
Why Sweden's defence minister won't back Trumpgeneral tends to be more left-leaning in comparison to the US, even when you in
Why Sweden's defence minister won't back Trump
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
general tends to be more left-leaning in comparison to the US, even when you include parties such as the Moderates and the Christian Democrats, who are both seen as right or centre-right of the middle by the Swedish electorate. Your comments about... Read more
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The Local
Sweden's tough new residency laws beginParty, Moderates and Sweden Democrats voted for the amendments, while the Centr
Sweden's tough new residency laws begin
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Party, Moderates and Sweden Democrats voted for the amendments, while the Centre Party and Left Party voted against. The Christian Democrats and Liberals abstained. The changes are temporary, and will be in place for a maximum of three... Read more
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Swissinfo
Balancing older voters with younger onesyoung parents, especially on domestic policy issues. Interest hasn’t abated. It
Balancing older voters with younger ones
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
young parents, especially on domestic policy issues. Interest hasn’t abated. It resurges periodically, sometimes from the Christian Democrats, other times from the left or the Greens. In Austria, a movement called Kinderwahlrecht jetzt! (Kids’... Read more
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iafrica.com
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats which had been vocal in criticising Merkel's welcoming stance toward refugees. The number of refugees... Read more
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asianage
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats which had been vocal in criticising Merkel's welcoming stance toward refugees. The number of refugees... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The three women at the heart of Europe's post-Brexit fateto power at times of political upheaval — Ms Merkel in the aftermath of a donat
The three women at the heart of Europe's post-Brexit fate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
to power at times of political upheaval — Ms Merkel in the aftermath of a donations scandal that engulfed her conservative Christian Democrats and Ms May in the wake of the shock vote to leave the EU. Both Ms Merkel and Ms May are also daughters... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to
German train axe attacker 'left IS video'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
of Essen. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union, a sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats which had been vocal in criticising Merkel's welcoming stance toward refugees. The number of refugees... Read more
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Herald Sun
IS claims German train attack, airs videofigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
IS claims German train attack, airs video
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Perth Now
IS claims German train attack, airs videofigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
IS claims German train attack, airs video
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angela Merkel slammed for open door immigrationconflict. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister part
Angela Merkel slammed for open door immigration
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
conflict. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, which has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers. The split threatened... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
IS releases video of Germany train attacker making threatsGermany. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
IS releases video of Germany train attacker making threats
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
Germany. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been vocal in its criticism of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers. While the... Read more
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Breitbart
Islamic State Group Claims First Germany Attack With Train Axe Assaultthe flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister part
Islamic State Group Claims First Germany Attack With Train Axe Assault
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
the flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats, which has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers. The split threatened... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IS flag left by Germany train attacker as group claims rampagethe flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister part
IS flag left by Germany train attacker as group claims rampage
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, which has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers. The split threatened... Read more
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The Local
Massacre prompts Swedish PM to join Stockholm Pridewith the parade in 2014. The current Prime Minister’s announcement comes on th
Massacre prompts Swedish PM to join Stockholm Pride
The Local / Posted 5 days ago
with the parade in 2014. The current Prime Minister’s announcement comes on the same day that a local politician from the Christian Democrats resigned as party chairman for the Alvesta municipality, after it emerged that he had made a post on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
IS claims first German attack with train axe assaultthe flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister part
IS claims first German attack with train axe assault
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
the flow. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, which has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers. The split threatened... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attack
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attack
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
German police kills Afghan teen after train attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kills Afghan teen after train attack
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attack
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel's welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Afghan teen attacks German train passengers with axe and knife, shot deadfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
Afghan teen attacks German train passengers with axe and knife, shot dead
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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The Borneo Post
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attack
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attackfigures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party
German police kill Afghan teen after train axe attack
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
figures. Bavaria is governed by the Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats. The CSU has been loudly critical of Merkel’s welcoming stance toward asylum seekers, a split that... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Michael Hudson: US-NATO Border Confrontation with Russia Risks Nuclear War and Loss of European Partnersno role to play in our Russian relations. That leaders of the two major German
Michael Hudson: US-NATO Border Confrontation with Russia Risks Nuclear War and Loss of European Partners
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
no role to play in our Russian relations. That leaders of the two major German parties, both the Social Democrats and the Christian Democrats, said that NATO was warmongering. Gorbachev came out and said the world has never been closer to nuclear... Read more
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Canberra Times
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attemptexpected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. M
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attempt
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
expected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. Mr Brok, who is a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attemptexpected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. M
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attempt
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
expected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. Mr Brok, who is a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attemptexpected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. M
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attempt
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
expected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. Mr Brok, who is a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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WA Today
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attemptexpected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. M
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attempt
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
expected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. Mr Brok, who is a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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The Age
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attemptexpected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. M
Turkey coup: World leaders unite to condemn failed coup attempt
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
expected Mr Erdogan to strengthen his grip on power as a result of the coup. Mr Brok, who is a senior member of Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel ally expects Turkey's Erdogan to strengthen grip on powerParliament's foreign affairs committee and an ally of Germany's Chancellor said
Merkel ally expects Turkey's Erdogan to strengthen grip on power
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Parliament's foreign affairs committee and an ally of Germany's Chancellor said. Brok, a senior member of Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, spoke to Die Welt newspaper overnight as Erdogan loyalists fought back against the power grab and the... Read more
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DW
Social Democrat Peer Steinbrück to leave German Bundestag |Germany's most populous state. He then headed the finance ministry from 2005 to
Social Democrat Peer Steinbrück to leave German Bundestag |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Germany's most populous state. He then headed the finance ministry from 2005 to 2009 in a grand coalition with Merkel's Christian Democrats, helping to steer Germany through the initial days of the global financial crisis. The SPD politician... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
European politicians wary on Republican convention over TrumpFrance's main centre-right party, les Republicains, is not sending a delegation
European politicians wary on Republican convention over Trump
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
France's main centre-right party, les Republicains, is not sending a delegation. And the contingent from Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) is unusually small. In Germany, political debate is conducted in a sober, reserved manner and... Read more
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