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Bdnews24.com
European Parliament will not recommend anything on Bangladesh elections, visiting delegation says“We’ll not make any recommendation. It’s something to decide by the people of B
European Parliament will not recommend anything on Bangladesh elections, visiting delegation says
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
“We’ll not make any recommendation. It’s something to decide by the people of Bangladesh,” lawmaker Jean Lambert, Chair of the European Parliament Delegation related to South Asia, who is leading a delegation in Bangladesh, has said. She also urged... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
European Parliament will not recommend anything on Bangladesh elections, visiting delegation“We’ll not make any recommendation. It’s something to decide by the people of B
European Parliament will not recommend anything on Bangladesh elections, visiting delegation
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
“We’ll not make any recommendation. It’s something to decide by the people of Bangladesh,” lawmaker Jean Lambert, Chair of the European Parliament Delegation related to South Asia, who is leading a delegation in Bangladesh, has said. She also urged... Read more
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DW
German housing minister asks for 1.3 billion for refugees |Germany's Federal Housing Minister Barbara Hendricks joined the ever-louder cab
German housing minister asks for 1.3 billion for refugees |
DW / Posted yesterday
Germany's Federal Housing Minister Barbara Hendricks joined the ever-louder cabinet chorus in Berlin on Friday by calling for a drastic increase in the budget for asylum seeker accommodation and city development projects. The Social Democrat (SPD)... Read more
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DW
German President Joachim Gauck considers second term in office |In light of the ongoing refugee crisis, Joachim Gauck "doesn't want to plunge p
German President Joachim Gauck considers second term in office |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
In light of the ongoing refugee crisis, Joachim Gauck "doesn't want to plunge politics into another crisis," daily newspaper "Bild" quoted Germany's Presidential Office as saying in its Wedneday edition. The newspaper also reported that the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
European Parliament delegation set to visit BangladeshLed by the Chair of the European Parliament Delegation to South Asia Jean Lambe
European Parliament delegation set to visit Bangladesh
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
Led by the Chair of the European Parliament Delegation to South Asia Jean Lambert, the four-strong team will arrive early on Wednesday. Vice-Chair of the Delegation to South Asia Richard Howitt of UK Labour Party, Member Ivan Štefanec from the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Geert Wilders is a threat to democracy, says Labour chairmanAnti-Islam campaigner Geert Wilders poses a threat to democracy and the rule of
Geert Wilders is a threat to democracy, says Labour chairman
DutchNews.nl / Posted 4 days ago
Anti-Islam campaigner Geert Wilders poses a threat to democracy and the rule of law, Labour party chairman Hans Spekman says in an interview with Tuesday’s NRC. Wilders has ‘let the genie out of the bottle’ with his calls for ‘resistance’ to the... Read more
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DW
German labor agency: job market can cope with new arrivals |According to Detlef Scheele, the executive director of the Federal Employment A
German labor agency: job market can cope with new arrivals |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
According to Detlef Scheele, the executive director of the Federal Employment Agency, Germany's labor market has the capacity to absorb about 350,000 refugees per year, at least in "purely quantitative" terms "at the moment." In Monday's edition of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Initiative for marriage and family eliminates discriminationIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Initiative for marriage and family eliminates discrimination
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Frauke Petry: smiling face of Germany’s resurgent rightBut these days there is a new woman on the block. Frauke Petry, the youthful le
Frauke Petry: smiling face of Germany’s resurgent right
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
But these days there is a new woman on the block. Frauke Petry, the youthful leader of Germany’s main rightwing anti-immigrant party, Alternativ für Deutschland (AfD), is on a roll, profiting from the growing dissatisfaction with the chancellor’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Friend of Madonna, royalty, now enters Swedish politicsBreaking protocol, Joel Magnhem gives a bouquet to Princess Lilian of Sweden (l
Friend of Madonna, royalty, now enters Swedish politics
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Breaking protocol, Joel Magnhem gives a bouquet to Princess Lilian of Sweden (left). He is a true-blue Ilocano but has a Swedish name. His name is Joel Magnhem—the only one who has this name “on earth,” he says. Listen to these: “I socialized with... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Bear-backersTHIS week Horst Seehofer, the premier of Bavaria and an unruly ally of Chancell
Bear-backers
Namibia Economist / Posted 7 days ago
THIS week Horst Seehofer, the premier of Bavaria and an unruly ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel, ruffled German diplomatic feathers by visiting Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president. Mr Seehofer’s trip carried no official weight. But hugging a leader... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Baird’s popularity soars as Labor struggles in pollsLABOR leader Luke Foley still has a long way to go if he wants to overtake Prem
Baird’s popularity soars as Labor struggles in polls
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
LABOR leader Luke Foley still has a long way to go if he wants to overtake Premier Mike Baird as the New South Wales preferred leader. Newest Roy Morgan polls reveal the Liberal and National parties would still easily win if an election were called... Read more
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Northern Star
Baird’s popularity soars as Labor struggles in pollsLABOR leader Luke Foley still has a long way to go if he wants to overtake Prem
Baird’s popularity soars as Labor struggles in polls
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
LABOR leader Luke Foley still has a long way to go if he wants to overtake Premier Mike Baird as the New South Wales preferred leader. Newest Roy Morgan polls reveal the Liberal and National parties would still easily win if an election were called... Read more
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DW
Power struggle in the AfD | Germany | DW.COM | Those who think that the AfD (Alternative for Germany) will self-destruct, are
Power struggle in the AfD | Germany | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
Those who think that the AfD (Alternative for Germany) will self-destruct, are mistaken. The truth is: There is a power struggle within the party. But that has been the case from the start, as when Frauke Petry triumphed over party chairman Bernd... Read more
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DW
Opinion: Europe, the UK's domestic issue | Opinion | DW.COM | Britain's relationship with the EU has never been straightforward. History and
Opinion: Europe, the UK's domestic issue | Opinion | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
Britain's relationship with the EU has never been straightforward. History and simple geography dictate this - salt water separates us. Not for nothing does the phrase "on the continent" have a meaning in the UK that can confuse and confound almost... Read more
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DW
Merkel's approval rate slips, as public mood hardens in election season | Germany | DW.COM | For what seemed like years, the monthly "Deutschlandtrend" ("Germany-trend") po
Merkel's approval rate slips, as public mood hardens in election season | Germany | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
For what seemed like years, the monthly "Deutschlandtrend" ("Germany-trend") polls commissioned by public broadcaster ARD served as a regular reminder that Chancellor Angela Merkel's approval ratings smashed those of all domestic political rivals and... Read more
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Breitbart
German Students Should Take Compulsory Arabic Lessons Says Leading ProfessorA senior German educator has called for all pupils in the country to be forced
German Students Should Take Compulsory Arabic Lessons Says Leading Professor
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
A senior German educator has called for all pupils in the country to be forced to study Arabic until they graduate in the interests of the multicultural state. Professor of Computer Science Thomas Strothotte and President of a private Hamburg... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Refugee crisis pushes support for Germany's Angela Merkel to four-year lowPopular support for the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has tumbled to its lo
Refugee crisis pushes support for Germany's Angela Merkel to four-year low
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
Popular support for the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has tumbled to its lowest level for four-and-a-half years, a poll showed on Wednesday, with a large majority of voters sceptical that her government has the refugee crisis under control. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
It’s time for Merkel to goGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel’s policy blunders have come at a staggering eco
It’s time for Merkel to go
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s policy blunders have come at a staggering economic, social and political cost to Germany and the EU. Last week, I wrote about the sorry state of Europe and the person most responsible for it: Angela Merkel (A mess... Read more
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Business Spectator
It’s time for Merkel to goLast week, I wrote about the sorry state of Europe and the person most responsi
It’s time for Merkel to go
Business Spectator / Posted 9 days ago
Last week, I wrote about the sorry state of Europe and the person most responsible for it: Angela Merkel (A mess of Merkel’s own making, January 28). This week, we will take a closer look at the German Chancellor, her record — and her prospects of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Support for Merkel at four-and-a-half year low, doubts grow over refugee policyBERLIN (Reuters) - Popular support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel has tumb
Support for Merkel at four-and-a-half year low, doubts grow over refugee policy
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Popular support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel has tumbled to its lowest level for 4 1/2 years, a poll showed on Wednesday, with a large majority of voters sceptical that her government has the refugee crisis under... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Support for Merkel at four-and-a-half year low, doubts grow over refugee policyBERLIN: Popular support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel has tumbled to its
Support for Merkel at four-and-a-half year low, doubts grow over refugee policy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN: Popular support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel has tumbled to its lowest level for 4 1/2 years, a poll showed on Wednesday, with a large majority of voters sceptical that her government has the refugee crisis under control. The survey... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German prosecutors charge man with attempted murder of mayorBERLIN (AP) - German prosecutors have filed attempted murder charges against a
German prosecutors charge man with attempted murder of mayor
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German prosecutors have filed attempted murder charges against a 44-year-old man over allegations he stabbed Cologne's new mayor while she was on the campaign trail in October. Federal prosecutors said in a statement Tuesday that Frank... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Alternative for Germany party's radical claims gaining tractionAlternative for Germany party's bold claims on asylum seekers bolster support a
Alternative for Germany party's radical claims gaining traction
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Alternative for Germany party's bold claims on asylum seekers bolster support ahead of state election By freelance contributor Andrew McCathie in Berlin A new anti-foreigner party — the Alternative for Germany (AfD) — has emerged as the big winner... Read more
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WA Today
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in MoscowBavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel,
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in Moscow
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but has strongly criticised her decision to welcome so many migrants. Photo: AP Berlin: Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer​ has defended his planned visit to Russian... Read more
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The Age
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in MoscowBavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel,
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in Moscow
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but has strongly criticised her decision to welcome so many migrants. Photo: AP Berlin: Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer​ has defended his planned visit to Russian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in MoscowBavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel,
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in Moscow
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but has strongly criticised her decision to welcome so many migrants. Photo: AP Berlin: Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer​ has defended his planned visit to Russian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in MoscowBavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel,
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in Moscow
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but has strongly criticised her decision to welcome so many migrants. Photo: AP Berlin: Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer​ has defended his planned visit to Russian... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in MoscowBavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel,
Bavarian leader Horst Seehofer defends planned visit to Vladimir Putin in Moscow
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer is an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but has strongly criticised her decision to welcome so many migrants. Photo: AP Berlin: Bavarian Premier Horst Seehofer​ has defended his planned visit to Russian... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned vi
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
BERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee policy. Seehofer, a Merkel ally who has... Read more
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Eu Business
German populists in 'shoot migrants' storm — EU(BERLIN) - Germany's eurosceptic right-wing populist AfD party created a storm
German populists in 'shoot migrants' storm — EU
Eu Business / Posted 13 days ago
(BERLIN) - Germany's eurosceptic right-wing populist AfD party created a storm Saturday by suggesting police "if need be" should threaten to shoot migrants seeking to enter the country. "We need efficient controls to prevent so many unregistered... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Grenade thrown at refugee home in Germany | Irish Examiner Saturday, January 30, 2016 Germany’s justice minister has
Grenade thrown at refugee home in Germany
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, January 30, 2016 Germany’s justice minister has pledged to crack down on anti-foreigner crime, after an unidentified assailant threw a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Forty percent of Germans say Merkel should resign over refugee poli...Almost half of Germany thinks Merkel should quit over her migrant policy, surve
Forty percent of Germans say Merkel should resign over refugee poli...
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Almost half of Germany thinks Merkel should quit over her migrant policy, survey finds, as her government tightens asylum laws to reduce its intake Some 40 per cent of Germans want Merkel to resign as Chancellor Germans are turning on her over her... Read more
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News.com.au
40% of Germans want Merkel resignation Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her re
40% of Germans want Merkel resignation
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refugee policy, a poll shows. It is a sign of rising dissatisfaction with her welcoming stance towards people fleeing conflict and... Read more
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Weekly Times
40% of Germans want Merkel resignation Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her re
40% of Germans want Merkel resignation
Weekly Times / Posted 15 days ago
Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refugee policy, a poll shows. It is a sign of rising dissatisfaction with her welcoming stance towards people fleeing conflict and... Read more
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Aljazeera
40 percent of Germans want Merkel to quit over refugeesForty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to quit over her refugee
40 percent of Germans want Merkel to quit over refugees
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to quit over her refugee policy after nearly 1.1 million refugees arrived in the country last year, according to a new poll. The poll for Focus magazine, conducted by the independent opinion... Read more
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Business Spectator
Poll shows 40% want Merkel to quitForty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refu
Poll shows 40% want Merkel to quit
Business Spectator / Posted 15 days ago
Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refugee policy, a poll shows. It is a sign of rising dissatisfaction with her welcoming stance towards people fleeing conflict and economic hardship in the Middle East and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Criminal foreigners should be expelled from SwitzerlandIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Criminal foreigners should be expelled from Switzerland
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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The Courier Mail
German poll shows 40% want Merkel resignationChancellor faces rising dissatisfaction over refugee welcoming policy. Forty p
German poll shows 40% want Merkel resignation
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Chancellor faces rising dissatisfaction over refugee welcoming policy. Forty per cent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refugee policy, a poll shows. It is a sign of rising dissatisfaction with her welcoming stance towards... Read more
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Swissinfo
Forty percent of Germans say Merkel should resign over refugee policy - pollBERLIN (Reuters) - Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to re
Forty percent of Germans say Merkel should resign over refugee policy - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign over her refugee policy, a poll showed on Friday, in a sign of rising dissatisfaction with her welcoming stance towards people fleeing conflict and economic hardship... Read more
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International Business Times
Angela Merkel leads new German policy to cut asylum claims from Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco Germany has announced new plans on restricting the flow of migrants which will
Angela Merkel leads new German policy to cut asylum claims from Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
Germany has announced new plans on restricting the flow of migrants which will include putting Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco on a "safe list" and enforcing a two-year ban on family reunions for asylum seekers granted limited refugee protection. The... Read more
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Reuters
German government agrees tighter asylum rulesMigrants wait on the bridge at the Austrian-German border between Braunau and S
German government agrees tighter asylum rules
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Migrants wait on the bridge at the Austrian-German border between Braunau and Simbach at lake Inn near Passau, Germany, October 27, 2015. BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their left-leaning Social Democrat (SPD) coalition... Read more
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Swissinfo
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal stepsBERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal steps
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalition rift over refugee policies, threatened on Tuesday to take her government to court if their demand to stem the flow of asylum seekers is not met. Horst... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal stepsBERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalitio
German coalition rifts deepen as Merkel ally threatens legal steps
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, deepening a coalition rift over refugee policies, threatened on Tuesday to take her government to court if their demand to stem the flow of asylum seekers is not met. Horst Seehofer, leader... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Norway prepares to talk migrants with Russia January 25, 2016 18:5
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 18 days ago
The Latest: Norway prepares to talk migrants with Russia January 25, 2016 18:57 GMT AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Norwegian police say they have lifted restrictions on... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
EU urged to do more to protect child migrantsAMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all ti
EU urged to do more to protect child migrants
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 18 days ago
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Children's rights advocates are urging the European Union to do more to protect young migrants, warning that if they survive risky boat journeys... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
EU urged to do more to protect child migrantsAMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all ti
EU urged to do more to protect child migrants
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Children's rights advocates are urging the European Union to do more to protect young migrants, warning that if they survive risky boat journeys... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: EU urged to do more to protect child migrants January 25, 2016 16:
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 18 days ago
The Latest: EU urged to do more to protect child migrants January 25, 2016 16:19 GMT AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Children's rights advocates are urging the European Union... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EU urged to do more to protect child migrantsAMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all ti
EU urged to do more to protect child migrants
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The latest developments in Europe's immigration crisis (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Children's rights advocates are urging the European Union to do more to protect young migrants, warning that if they survive risky boat journeys... Read more
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