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DW
Opinion: Saudi Arabia has a dangerous love of adventure | Opinion |The conflict in Syria is escalating again. Peace talks had barely begun and the
Opinion: Saudi Arabia has a dangerous love of adventure | Opinion |
DW / Posted 9 hours ago
The conflict in Syria is escalating again. Peace talks had barely begun and then were quickly shelved. Saudi Arabia would like to demonstrate its resolve as a regional power. An adviser to Defense Minister and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman... 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 16 hours 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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Namibia Economist
Girl, not abductedLISA F. is a 13-year-old Russian-German girl who lives in Berlin. On January 11
Girl, not abducted
Namibia Economist / Posted 16 hours ago
LISA F. is a 13-year-old Russian-German girl who lives in Berlin. On January 11th she disappeared for about 30 hours. When she resurfaced, she claimed to have been abducted and raped by a group of migrants. Russian media pounced on the story,... Read more
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DW
German ministers push Turkey to stem flow of migrants |Speaking during a meeting with his Greek counterpart Panayotis Kouroublis in At
German ministers push Turkey to stem flow of migrants |
DW / Posted yesterday
Speaking during a meeting with his Greek counterpart Panayotis Kouroublis in Athens on Friday, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said the "return of migrants who are ineligible to receive refugee protection should be intensified." The... Read more
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DW
'West notoriously silent on Saudi rights abuses' | World | DW.COM | DW: How would you describe the human rights situation in Saudi Arabia? Adam Co
'West notoriously silent on Saudi rights abuses' | World | DW.COM |
DW / Posted yesterday
DW: How would you describe the human rights situation in Saudi Arabia? Adam Coogle: You really have to take it issue by issue. In some areas it is very clear that Saudi-Arabia is making improvements. For example: in terms of women's rights, or in... 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 yesterday
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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Daily Mail
81% of Germans say Merkel has made a mess of the migrant situation as her popularity hits five-year low Chancellor has dropped 12 points to just
81% of Germans say Merkel has made a mess of the migrant situation
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as her popularity hits five-year low Chancellor has dropped 12 points to just 46% in approval poll in one month 88% are in favour of reducing benefits for 'integration-reluctant'... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US demands Russia stop Syria bombing as talks suspendedUS demands Russia stop bombing Syria's opposition after peace talks suspended i
US demands Russia stop Syria bombing as talks suspended
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
US demands Russia stop bombing Syria's opposition after peace talks suspended in Geneva Photo: US Secretary of State John Kerry (R) and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond address the media on the sidelines of a Syria donors conference. (AFP:... Read more
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EuroNews
Iran: German Foreign Minister wraps up two-day visitGermany is the latest country to take part in the international diplomatic char
Iran: German Foreign Minister wraps up two-day visit
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
Germany is the latest country to take part in the international diplomatic charm offensive surrounding Iran. The German Foreign Minister has been on a two-day visit to Tehran. Frank-Walter Steinmeier also met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during... Read more
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express
Merkel's popularity sinks to a new low as nearly 100,000 migrants arrive in a month GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity ratings are at a five year low i
Merkel's popularity sinks to a new low as nearly 100,000 migrants arrive in a month
express / Posted 2 days ago
GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity ratings are at a five year low in the wake of the refugee crisis engulfing her country. Angela Merkel's popularity... Read more
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express
Merkel's popularity at FIVE YEAR LOW in Germany as refugee crisis spirals out of control GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity ratings are at a five year low i
Merkel's popularity at FIVE YEAR LOW in Germany as refugee crisis spirals out of control
express / Posted 2 days ago
GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity ratings are at a five year low in the wake of the refugee crisis engulfing her country. Angela Merkel's popularity... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Syrian peace talks collapseSyrian peace talks in Geneva halted, Bashar Assad not budging | DailyTelegraph
Syrian peace talks collapse
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Syrian peace talks in Geneva halted, Bashar Assad not budging | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SYRIA: Rebels Target Syrian Army Position in North Aleppo... Read more
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News.com.au
Syrian peace talks collapseSYRIA: Rebels Target Syrian Army Position in North Aleppo February 032:39 Heav
Syrian peace talks collapse
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
SYRIA: Rebels Target Syrian Army Position in North Aleppo February 032:39 Heavy fighting continued between the Syrian Army and opposition forces in north Aleppo on February 3. A video released by an opposition group, Failak al-Sham, targeting what... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Peace talks in peril as tensions remain highTALKS aimed at bringing Syria’s warring parties together to create a peace pact
Peace talks in peril as tensions remain high
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
TALKS aimed at bringing Syria’s warring parties together to create a peace pact have collapsed amid intensified fighting in the war-torn country. Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations envoy tasked with bringing parties to the table in Geneva,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Peace talks in peril as tensions remain highTALKS aimed at bringing Syria’s warring parties together to create a peace pact
Peace talks in peril as tensions remain high
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
TALKS aimed at bringing Syria’s warring parties together to create a peace pact have collapsed amid intensified fighting in the war-torn country. Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations envoy tasked with bringing parties to the table in Geneva,... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN adjourns Syria peace talksGeneva - UN-mediated talks to end the war in Syria are on pause until February
UN adjourns Syria peace talks
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Geneva - UN-mediated talks to end the war in Syria are on pause until February 25, UN envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Wednesday, saying the talks had not failed but needed immediate help from international backers led by the United States and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit GermanyTEHRAN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit Germany
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
TEHRAN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that he had told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani he was welcome to visit Germany the next time he comes to Europe. Speaking after meeting Rouhani in Tehran, Steinmeier said... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit GermanyTEHRAN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wedn
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit Germany
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
TEHRAN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that he had told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani he was welcome to visit Germany the next time he comes to Europe. Speaking after meeting Rouhani in Tehran,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
World leaders meet in London in bid to stem refugee crisis Published: 2 February 2016 9:43 AM From toddler Aylan Kurdi found drowned on
World leaders meet in London in bid to stem refugee crisis
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 2 February 2016 9:43 AM From toddler Aylan Kurdi found drowned on a Turkish beach to the death by starvation of 16-year-old Ali in the besieged Syrian town of Madaya, the eyes of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Berlin teenager admits making up migrant rape claim that outraged Germany German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier accused Russia of using the c
Berlin teenager admits making up migrant rape claim that outraged Germany
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier accused Russia of using the case as propaganda A 13-year-old Russian-German teenager has confessed to making up claims that... Read more
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Daily Mail
German teen lied about being taken and raped by migrants for 30 hoursGerman teenager who claimed she had been kidnapped and raped by migrants for 30
German teen lied about being taken and raped by migrants for 30 hours
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
German teenager who claimed she had been kidnapped and raped by migrants for 30 hours made up the whole story Lisa F, 13, told police she had been kidnapped by 'migrants' in Berlin She claimed they had held her captive for 30 hours and raped... 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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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WA Today
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaProtesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian reg
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Protesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian regime during Syrian Peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday. Photo: AP Geneva: A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stage set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaA delegation from Syria’s main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday t
Stage set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A delegation from Syria’s main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join U.N.-mediated peace talks, demanding President Bashar al-Assad’s government be made to comply with a U.N. resolution on humanitarian aid and human rights. “We are... Read more
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Canberra Times
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaProtesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian reg
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Protesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian regime during Syrian Peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday. Photo: AP Geneva: A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join... Read more
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Swissinfo
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaBy Stephanie Nebehay and Suleiman Al-Khalidi GENEVA/AMMAN (Reuters) - A delega
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
By Stephanie Nebehay and Suleiman Al-Khalidi GENEVA/AMMAN (Reuters) - A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join U.N.-mediated peace talks, demanding President Bashar al-Assad's government be made to comply... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaProtesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian reg
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
Protesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian regime during Syrian Peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday. Photo: AP Geneva: A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join... Read more
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The Age
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaProtesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian reg
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Protesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian regime during Syrian Peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday. Photo: AP Geneva: A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in GenevaProtesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian reg
Stage is set for Syria peace talks as opposition arrives in Geneva
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Protesters hold posters and flags during a demonstration against the Syrian regime during Syrian Peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday. Photo: AP Geneva: A delegation from Syria's main opposition group arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Syrian opposition assesses peace talksA delegation from Syria's main opposition group has flown to Geneva to assess w
Syrian opposition assesses peace talks
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
A delegation from Syria's main opposition group has flown to Geneva to assess whether to join Damascus government officials in United Nations-brokered peace talks, an opposition representative says. The 17-strong team included the head of the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks openA delegation from Syria's main opposition group flew to Geneva today to assess
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks open
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
A delegation from Syria's main opposition group flew to Geneva today to assess whether to join Damascus government officials in United Nations-brokered peace talks, an opposition representative said. The 17-strong team included the head of the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks open Published: 30 January 2016 10:36 PM An overview of the room where UN mediato
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks open
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Published: 30 January 2016 10:36 PM An overview of the room where UN mediator for Syria Staffan de Mistura and the Syrian delegation lead by Syrian ambassador to the UN Bashar al... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Investing in Cuba, German Business People RatifyGerman business people are interested in investing in Cuba, said today in this
Investing in Cuba, German Business People Ratify
Radio Angulo / Posted 7 days ago
German business people are interested in investing in Cuba, said today in this city Thomas Kart Neisinger, German ambassador to Havana. The diplomat was officially received by government officials in the province of Sancti Spiritus, who welcomed him... Read more
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Swissinfo
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks openBy Suleiman Al-Khalidi and Stephanie Nebehay AMMAN/GENEVA (Reuters) - A delega
Main Syrian opposition team heads to Geneva as peace talks open
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
By Suleiman Al-Khalidi and Stephanie Nebehay AMMAN/GENEVA (Reuters) - A delegation from Syria's main opposition group flew to Geneva on Saturday to assess whether to join Damascus government officials in United Nations-brokered peace talks, an... Read more
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Yahoo News
'Raped' German-Russian teen spent night at friend's house: Berlin German police last week rejected a German-Russian teenager's account of kidna
'Raped' German-Russian teen spent night at friend's house: Berlin
Yahoo News / Posted 8 days ago
German police last week rejected a German-Russian teenager's account of kidnapping and sexual assault, but nevertheless passed the case to the prosecutor's office (AFP Photo/Patrik... Read more
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express
Russian girl abduction and rape by migrant has been 'disproved' say police A GIRL who claimed she was kidnapped and raped by migrants invented the story
Russian girl abduction and rape by migrant has been 'disproved' say police
express / Posted 8 days ago
A GIRL who claimed she was kidnapped and raped by migrants invented the story, according to police who say they have disproved her claims. A Russian girl who claimed she was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany says rape claim that caused tensions with Russia was disprovedBERLIN: Police say they have disproved claims by a girl of Russian descent from
Germany says rape claim that caused tensions with Russia was disproved
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN: Police say they have disproved claims by a girl of Russian descent from a poor Berlin suburb that she was kidnapped and raped by migrants, German prosecutors said on Friday. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov criticised the police... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Raped' German-Russian teen spent night at friend's house: BerlinBERLIN - A 13-year-old Russian-German girl who ignited an international row by
'Raped' German-Russian teen spent night at friend's house: Berlin
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN - A 13-year-old Russian-German girl who ignited an international row by saying she was raped by migrants was actually sleeping at a friend's house on the night in question, Berlin prosecutors said Friday. German police last week rejected a... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Germany Slams Russian Meddling in Alleged Rape CaseGermany has reacted angrily to Russian criticism of the handling of an alleged
Germany Slams Russian Meddling in Alleged Rape Case
The Moscow Times / Posted 9 days ago
Germany has reacted angrily to Russian criticism of the handling of an alleged abduction and rape of a Russian-speaking girl by migrants in Berlin. Russian state media in mid-January cited relatives of the 13-year-old girl saying she had been abused... Read more
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The Moscow Times
German Foreign Minister Slams Russia Over Alleged Rape CaseGermany has reacted angrily to Russian criticism of the handling of an alleged
German Foreign Minister Slams Russia Over Alleged Rape Case
The Moscow Times / Posted 9 days ago
Germany has reacted angrily to Russian criticism of the handling of an alleged abduction and rape of a Russian-speaking girl by migrants in Berlin. Russian state media in mid-January cited relatives of the 13-year-old girl, known only as “Liza,”... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probeGermany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a G
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a German-Russian girl after Moscow's foreign minister accused Berlin authorities of 'sweeping problems under the rug'. The Berlin prosecutor's office is investigating the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a German-Russian girl after Moscow's foreign minister accused Berlin authorities of "sweeping problems under the rug". The Berlin... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a German-Russian girl after Moscow's foreign minister accused Berlin authorities of "sweeping problems under the rug". The Berlin... Read more
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News.com.au
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a
Germany warns Russia over sex crime probe
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
Germany has warned Russia not to make propaganda out of the alleged rape of a German-Russian girl after Moscow's foreign minister accused Berlin authorities of "sweeping problems under the rug". The Berlin... Read more
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