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Germany's Gabriel says poorly handled Brexit would see Europe go down the drainthat it may like, such as access to the bloc's single market of 500 million con
Germany's Gabriel says poorly handled Brexit would see Europe go down the drain
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that it may like, such as access to the bloc's single market of 500 million consumers, while dispensing with EU principles such as the free movement of people. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Joseph Nasr; Editing by Andrew Bolton) reuters_tic... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel urges Turks not to bring conflicts to Germanyon Tuesday, in which she said: "We expect those with a Turkish background who h
Merkel urges Turks not to bring conflicts to Germany
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on Tuesday, in which she said: "We expect those with a Turkish background who have lived in Germany for a long time to develop a high degree of loyalty to our country." (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Joseph Nasr; Editing by Ro... Read more
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Breitbart
Half of Germans Don't Want Merkel to Serve a Fourth Termasked about her plans for the 2017 election in an interview with regional newsp
Half of Germans Don't Want Merkel to Serve a Fourth Term
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asked about her plans for the 2017 election in an interview with regional newspapers published on Tuesday, said: “I will comment on that at the appropriate time. I’m sticking to that.” Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel urges Turks not to bring conflicts to Germanyon Tuesday, in which she said: "We expect those with a Turkish background who h
Merkel urges Turks not to bring conflicts to Germany
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on Tuesday, in which she said: "We expect those with a Turkish background who have lived in Germany for a long time to develop a high degree of loyalty to our country." (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Joseph Nasr; Editing by Ro... Read more
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Reuters
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soonlegislation, as well as the post-coup crackdown. Gabriel said in an interview
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon
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legislation, as well as the post-coup crackdown. Gabriel said in an interview on Saturday that Merkel's conservatives had "underestimated" the challenge of integrating record migrant arrivals. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Helen Pop... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soonlegislation, as well as the post-coup crackdown. Gabriel said in an interview
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon
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legislation, as well as the post-coup crackdown. Gabriel said in an interview on Saturday that Merkel's conservatives had "underestimated" the challenge of integrating record migrant arrivals. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Helen Pop... Read more
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Reuters
Schaeuble says Germany must stick to no new debt policy after 2017 electionyears and reduce its total public debt to less than 60 percent of gross domesti
Schaeuble says Germany must stick to no new debt policy after 2017 election
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years and reduce its total public debt to less than 60 percent of gross domestic product in 2020 for the first time since 2002, meeting a criterion set out in the EU's Stability and Growth Pact. (Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Michelle Mar... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Gabriel - badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'be in deep trouble so now we need to make sure that we don't allow Britain to k
Germany's Gabriel - badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'
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be in deep trouble so now we need to make sure that we don't allow Britain to keep the nice things, so to speak, related to Europe while taking no responsibility," he said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Louise Ireland) reuters_t... Read more
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Reuters
German vice chancellor: Merkel underestimated migrant integration challengebring their families here. The CSU tends to talk tougher on immigration than t
German vice chancellor: Merkel underestimated migrant integration challenge
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bring their families here. The CSU tends to talk tougher on immigration than the CDU and the two allies have often been at odds over how to respond to the migrant influx. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Larry King and Raissa Kasol... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Gabriel - badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'way, then we'll be in deep trouble so now we need to make sure that we don't al
Germany's Gabriel - badly handled Brexit would send Europe 'down the drain'
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way, then we'll be in deep trouble so now we need to make sure that we don't allow Britain to keep the nice things, so to speak, related to Europe while taking no responsibility," he said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Louise I... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's economy minister:EU free trade talks have failedU.S. and the EU have been negotiating the TTIP for three years and both sides h
Germany's economy minister:EU free trade talks have failed
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U.S. and the EU have been negotiating the TTIP for three years and both sides had sought to conclude talks in 2016 but they have differences over various issues, including agriculture. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Loui... Read more
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Reuters
Half of Germans against Merkel serving fourth termasked about her plans for the 2017 election in an interview with regional newsp
Half of Germans against Merkel serving fourth term
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asked about her plans for the 2017 election in an interview with regional newspapers published on Tuesday, said: "I will comment on that at the appropriate time. I'm sticking to that." (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Da... Read more
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Reuters
Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year: migration office headthat around 10 percent of the new arrivals had university degrees while around
Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year: migration office head
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that around 10 percent of the new arrivals had university degrees while around 40 percent do not have formal vocational training but do have practical work experience, he said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Matthew Lewis, Berna... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year - migration office headlikely that fewer than 300,000 would come this year. Germans tend to use the w
Up to 300,000 refugees to come to Germany this year - migration office head
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
likely that fewer than 300,000 would come this year. Germans tend to use the word "refugee" to refer to both refugees and migrants who are seeking protection but do not have refugee status. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Matthew... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel's deputy says she underestimated migrant integration challengethat phrase was not enough and the conservatives needed to create the condition
Merkel's deputy says she underestimated migrant integration challenge
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that phrase was not enough and the conservatives needed to create the conditions for Germany to be able to cope, adding that the conservatives had always blocked opportunities to do that. (Reporting by Michelle Martin, editing by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel's deputy says she underestimated migrant integration challengethat phrase was not enough and the conservatives needed to create the condition
Merkel's deputy says she underestimated migrant integration challenge
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that phrase was not enough and the conservatives needed to create the conditions for Germany to be able to cope, adding that the conservatives had always blocked opportunities to do that. (Reporting by Michelle Martin, editing by... Read more
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Reuters
German military wants security checks on recruits, newspaper saysagency is looking into 64 suspected Islamists, 268 suspected right-wing extremi
German military wants security checks on recruits, newspaper says
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agency is looking into 64 suspected Islamists, 268 suspected right-wing extremists and six suspected left-wing extremists in the armed forces, the newspaper said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Thorsten Severin, editin... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German military wants security checks on recruits, newspaper saysagency is looking into 64 suspected Islamists, 268 suspected right-wing extremi
German military wants security checks on recruits, newspaper says
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agency is looking into 64 suspected Islamists, 268 suspected right-wing extremists and six suspected left-wing extremists in the armed forces, the newspaper said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Thorsten Severin, editin... Read more
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Reuters
German finmin says ECB's low interest rates 'harmful'and more investment. Schaeuble has repeatedly warned of the dangers of the ban
German finmin says ECB's low interest rates 'harmful'
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
and more investment. Schaeuble has repeatedly warned of the dangers of the bank's low-rate policy and said in June that the German government believes that low interest rates should only be around for a limited period. (Reporting by Michelle Mart... Read more
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Swissinfo
German rightists scale Brandenburg Gate to protest immigrationintelligence agency. A spokesman for the agency said this month there were indi
German rightists scale Brandenburg Gate to protest immigration
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intelligence agency. A spokesman for the agency said this month there were indications the group's activities went "against the free democratic order". (Reporting by Reuters TV; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Andrew Roche) reuters_t... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth termwith regional newspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth term
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
with regional newspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she would run: "I will comment on that at the appropriate time. I'm sticking to that," she said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Andreas Rinke; Editing by Dal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German rightists scale Brandenburg Gate to protest immigrationGermany's domestic intelligence agency. A spokesman for the agency said this mo
German rightists scale Brandenburg Gate to protest immigration
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Germany's domestic intelligence agency. A spokesman for the agency said this month there were indications the group's activities went "against the free democratic order". (Reporting by Reuters TV; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Andrew Ro... Read more
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Reuters
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth termwith regional newspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth term
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
with regional newspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she would run: "I will comment on that at the appropriate time. I'm sticking to that," she said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Andreas Rinke; Editing by Dal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth termnewspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she would run: "I
Sources deny report Merkel delaying announcement on possible fourth term
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
newspapers published on Tuesday, Merkel left it open whether she would run: "I will comment on that at the appropriate time. I'm sticking to that," she said. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Andreas Rinke; Editing by Dale Hudson) reuters_t... Read more
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Swissinfo
Migrant influx pushes German population growth to highest since 1992were 8.7 million foreign nationals living in Germany, an increase of 14.7 perce
Migrant influx pushes German population growth to highest since 1992
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
were 8.7 million foreign nationals living in Germany, an increase of 14.7 percent compared with the previous year, with foreigners making up 10.5 percent of the population. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; editing by John Stonestreet) reuters_tic... Read more
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Reuters
Migrant influx pushes German population growth to highest since 1992end of 2015 there were 8.7 million foreign nationals living in Germany, an incr
Migrant influx pushes German population growth to highest since 1992
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end of 2015 there were 8.7 million foreign nationals living in Germany, an increase of 14.7 percent compared with the previous year, with foreigners making up 10.5 percent of the population. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; editing by John Stonestre... Read more
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Reuters
Troubled Europe debates burqas, niqabs and burkinisfaces. Fehr has been criticized by members of his own party for his comments,
Troubled Europe debates burqas, niqabs and burkinis
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
faces. Fehr has been criticized by members of his own party for his comments, according to Swiss media. (Reporting by Michelle Martin in Berlin, Richard Lough in France, Maria Haase Coelho in Brussels, Shadia Nasralla in Vienna, Sonya Dowsett... Read more
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Reuters
Germany, France, Italy say Europe must move forward after Brexit votecoastguards and border guards," he said. "We want more coordination in the figh
Germany, France, Italy say Europe must move forward after Brexit vote
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
coastguards and border guards," he said. "We want more coordination in the fight against terrorism." (Additional reporting Michelle Martin in Berlin, John Irish in Paris; Writing by Gavin Jones and Crispian Balmer; Editing by Philip Pullella and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany, France, Italy say Europe must move forward after Brexit votecoastguards and border guards," he said. "We want more coordination in the figh
Germany, France, Italy say Europe must move forward after Brexit vote
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
coastguards and border guards," he said. "We want more coordination in the fight against terrorism." (Additional reporting Michelle Martin in Berlin, John Irish in Paris; Writing by Gavin Jones and Crispian Balmer; Editing by Philip Pullella and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German court rules Muslim woman can't wear face veil in classban on the face veil comes at a time when many Germans are on edge after two Is
German court rules Muslim woman can't wear face veil in class
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
ban on the face veil comes at a time when many Germans are on edge after two Islamist attacks. Many are also concerned about the influx last year of more than a million, mainly Muslim, migrants. (Reporting by Michelle Martin, editing by Larry... Read more
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Reuters
German court rules Muslim woman can't wear face veil in classban on the face veil comes at a time when many Germans are on edge after two Is
German court rules Muslim woman can't wear face veil in class
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
ban on the face veil comes at a time when many Germans are on edge after two Islamist attacks. Many are also concerned about the influx last year of more than a million, mainly Muslim, migrants. (Reporting by Michelle Martin, editing by Larry... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Critics want cost-savings review before Tennessee outsources contractsMental Health Institute. While critics question why the KraftCPAs review and n
Critics want cost-savings review before Tennessee outsources contracts
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Mental Health Institute. While critics question why the KraftCPAs review and negotiations are occurring simultaneously, Michelle Martin, spokeswoman for the Office of Customer Focused Government, said officials are simply "gathering information... Read more
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Swissinfo
German conservatives call for partial ban on face veilBy Caroline Copley and Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor An
German conservatives call for partial ban on face veil
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
By Caroline Copley and Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives have agreed that women should be banned from wearing the face veil in schools and universities and while driving, Interior Minister Thomas de... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Interior minister says face veils have no place in Germanyjunior partner in Merkel's ruling coalition, said the conservatives' demands fo
Interior minister says face veils have no place in Germany
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
junior partner in Merkel's ruling coalition, said the conservatives' demands for a burqa ban were a sign of an "increasingly xenophobic" political discourse in Germany. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and by Andrea Shalal; Editing by Mark He... Read more
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Swissinfo
Interior minister says face veils have no place in GermanyBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - The face veil is not compatible with Ger
Interior minister says face veils have no place in Germany
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - The face veil is not compatible with German society but it would probably be difficult to ban the garment at the national level, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said on Thursday. Several high-profile... Read more
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Reuters
German minister says nothing to regret about report alleging Turkey a hub for Islamistsexpects that its other partners and allies act in the same way." (Reporting by
German minister says nothing to regret about report alleging Turkey a hub for Islamists
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
expects that its other partners and allies act in the same way." (Reporting by Tulay Karadeniz in Istanbul and Michael Nienaber in Berlin; additional reporting by Michelle Martin; Writing by David Dolan; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky and Peter Coon... Read more
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Reuters
German police find IS items at home of man arrested for explosivesto the July attacks, with a ban on rucksacks, security checks at all entrances
German police find IS items at home of man arrested for explosives
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
to the July attacks, with a ban on rucksacks, security checks at all entrances and new fencing. (Reporting by Andrea Shalal, Michael Nienaber, Michelle Martin and Reuters TV; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Madeline Chambers and Robin Pomer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German police found IS paraphernalia in flat of arrested man - broadcasterno indication he had an Islamist militant motive. The rbb broadcaster cited th
German police found IS paraphernalia in flat of arrested man - broadcaster
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
no indication he had an Islamist militant motive. The rbb broadcaster cited the Brandenburg police president, Hans-Juergen Moerke, as saying the suspicion of terrorism could not be ruled out. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Robin Pome... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel says refugees didn't bring Islamist terrorism to Germany... belongs to Germany," Merkel said. She added that a type of Islam that did
Merkel says refugees didn't bring Islamist terrorism to Germany
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
... belongs to Germany," Merkel said. She added that a type of Islam that did not stick to the constitution or accept equal rights for women had no place in the country. (Reporting by Reuters TV; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Andrew Ro... Read more
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Reuters
Russia's Lavrov says Syrian militants using ceasefires to regrouptheir decision whether there will be further deaths or whether the people there
Russia's Lavrov says Syrian militants using ceasefires to regroup
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
their decision whether there will be further deaths or whether the people there get help and hope after months of suffering." (Reporting by Polina Devitt; additional reporting by Michelle Martin and Sabine Siebold in Berlin; Editing by Kevin Lif... Read more
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Swissinfo
Give us EU visa freedom in Oct or abandon migrant deal, Turkey saysBy Michelle Martin and Humeyra Pamuk BERLIN/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey could
Give us EU visa freedom in Oct or abandon migrant deal, Turkey says
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
By Michelle Martin and Humeyra Pamuk BERLIN/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey could walk away from its promise to stem the flow of illegal migrants to Europe if the European Union fails to grant Turks visa-free travel to the bloc in October, Foreign... Read more
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Swissinfo
One person injured in axe and shooting attack in Cologne - newspaperbut other men shot at him, though they only hit the car. Two possible perpetra
One person injured in axe and shooting attack in Cologne - newspaper
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
but other men shot at him, though they only hit the car. Two possible perpetrators were later stopped by police. The motive for the attack is unknown, the newspaper reported. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Paul Carrel) reuters_t... Read more
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Swissinfo
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey saysin choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subject to delays d
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey says
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
in choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subject to delays due to a dispute over Turkish anti-terrorism legislation and Ankara's crackdown after a failed coup. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Paul Carrel) reuters_tick... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey sayscollaboration in choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subje
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
collaboration in choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subject to delays due to a dispute over Turkish anti-terrorism legislation and Ankara's crackdown after a failed coup. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Paul C... Read more
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Reuters
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey sayscollaboration in choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subje
Give us EU visa freedom in October or abandon migrant deal, Turkey says
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
collaboration in choking off an influx of migrants into Europe - has been subject to delays due to a dispute over Turkish anti-terrorism legislation and Ankara's crackdown after a failed coup. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Paul C... Read more
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Reuters
German economy lost growth momentum in Q2: economy ministrysecond-quarter growth figures are due to be published on Friday. A Reuters poll
German economy lost growth momentum in Q2: economy ministry
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
second-quarter growth figures are due to be published on Friday. A Reuters poll of economists predicts that Europe's largest economy expanded by 0.2 percent in the April-June period. ECONDE (Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Michell... Read more
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Swissinfo
Riyadh says Germany attack helper used Saudi phone from IS areawith the security authorities there was of "significant value". He declined to
Riyadh says Germany attack helper used Saudi phone from IS area
Swissinfo / Posted 21 days ago
with the security authorities there was of "significant value". He declined to comment on the status of investigations. (Reporting by Sami Aboudi; Additional reporting by Michelle Martin in Berlin; Editing by Tom Heneghan) r... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey, Russia rapprochement not seen affecting Turkey's NATO role-GermanyUnion for a country that has the death penalty," German government spokeswoman
Turkey, Russia rapprochement not seen affecting Turkey's NATO role-Germany
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
Union for a country that has the death penalty," German government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer told reporters. (Reporting by Michelle Martin, Andrea Shalal and Sabine Siebold in Berlin, and Ayla Jean Yackley in Ankara; Editing by Carolin... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit will hardly hit North America, Middle East or CIS states: surveythe Commonwealth countries (without Britain) slightly negative economic effects
Brexit will hardly hit North America, Middle East or CIS states: survey
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
the Commonwealth countries (without Britain) slightly negative economic effects are expected in both the short and medium term," Ifo added. The survey was conducted between July 1 and 27. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Richard Balmfo... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brexit will hardly hit North America, Middle East or CIS statesthe Commonwealth countries (without Britain) slightly negative economic effects
Brexit will hardly hit North America, Middle East or CIS states
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
the Commonwealth countries (without Britain) slightly negative economic effects are expected in both the short and medium term," Ifo added. The survey was conducted between July 1 and 27. (Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Richard Balmfo... Read more
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