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FOX News
German mayor: I was physically attacked over pro-refugee stancesaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said “the security agencies assume the... Read more
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FOX News
German mayor: I was physically attacked over pro-refugee stancesaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said “the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
German mayor stabbed in neck for pro-refugee stance, saved by kebab shop ownersaid, according to Demir, while the mayor "keeps bringing more refugees." The
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
said, according to Demir, while the mayor "keeps bringing more refugees." The state premier of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet, said security services believed the attacker, who was taken into custody, had a political motive. Merkel on... Read more
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The Hindu
Assailant attacked me over pro-refugee stance, says German Mayorsaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the Governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said “the security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
Boston Herald
German mayor: assailant attacked me over pro-refugee stancesaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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EuroNews
Pro-refugee mayor stabbed in "politically motivated" attack“I’m sure that if they hadn’t reacted like that I wouldn’t be alive now”, he sa
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
“I’m sure that if they hadn’t reacted like that I wouldn’t be alive now”, he said. North Rhine-Westphalia premier Armin Laschet has said that the assumption among security services is that the attack was “politically motivated”. Angela... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicalsaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
German mayor: assailant attacked me over pro-refugee stancesaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Political motive likely in 'shocking' knife attack on pro-immigration German mayorthe nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but annou
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
the nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for this afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: "The security agencies assume the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German mayor: assailant attacked me over pro-refugee stancesaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicalsaid the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees an
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
said the attack would not deter him from continuing to stand up for refugees and all others who needed his support. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
WBOC Salisbury
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
BBC News
German pro-refugee mayor stabbedmore than its quota of migrants. "The security authorities believe that there
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
more than its quota of migrants. "The security authorities believe that there was a political motive," said NRW premier Armin Laschet. The mayor is in Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party. Witnesses quoted by German media said the assailant -... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
German pro-refugee mayor injured in knife attackbrought more than one million migrants and refugees to Germany since 2015. The
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
brought more than one million migrants and refugees to Germany since 2015. The state premier of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet, said security services assumed the attack was “politically motivated”. Hollstein was taken to a local... Read more
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18d
FOX News
Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
FOX News
Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Bolton News
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Bolton News / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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18d
WPXI Pittsburgh
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Authorities: Knife attack on German mayor likely politicaltown of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announce
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
town of Hagen did not want to confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Bury Times
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Bury Times / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Gazette
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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guardian-series
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
guardian-series / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Harrow Times / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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This is West Country
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
This is West Country / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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Gazette News
Political motive likely in ‘shocking’ knife attack on German mayornearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
nearby town of Hagen did not confirm the details of the incident, but announced a news conference for Tuesday afternoon. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said: “The security agencies assume the... Read more
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CTV News
Knife attack on German mayor likely politically motivated, police sayin Altena if he was the mayor and then stabbed him. Hollstein was taken to the
CTV News / Posted 18 days ago
in Altena if he was the mayor and then stabbed him. Hollstein was taken to the hospital but released late Tuesday. Armin Laschet, the governor of North Rhine-Westphalia state where Altena is located, said "the security agencies assume the... Read more
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Swissinfo
German mayor known for liberal migrant policy stabbedcriticism of his asylum policy. "The security authorities believe that there w
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
criticism of his asylum policy. "The security authorities believe that there was a political motive to this attack," said Armin Laschet, premier of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The attacker was arrested and state prosecutors in Hagen are... Read more
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DW
Altena's pro-migrant mayor stabbed in kebab shop |who came to Hollstein's aid was also reportedly injured. 'Are you the mayor?'
DW / Posted 19 days ago
who came to Hollstein's aid was also reportedly injured. 'Are you the mayor?' North Rhine-Westphalia's CDU state premier, Armin Laschet, has described the assault as politically motivated. "Authorities are proceeding on the assumption that there... Read more
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International Business Times
German mayor 'attacked with knife in kebab shop in botched assassination attempt' injuries are unknown, the incident is being treated as an "assassination attemp
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
injuries are unknown, the incident is being treated as an "assassination attempt" by police. German prime minister, Armin Laschet, said: "At 8 o'clock the news reached us that the mayor of Altena was stabbed with a knife. This violence in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Germany's standoff shows signs of easing as wrangling shifts to coalition termsa government could be in place at the beginning of 2018 after the parties have
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
a government could be in place at the beginning of 2018 after the parties have the chance to "carefully negotiate terms," Armin Laschet, head of the CDU in North Rhine-Westphalia, told reporters Monday in Berlin. "Then, Germany can get on with the... Read more
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DW
Chancellor Angela Merkel moves left as German politics realign |their best to ensure a stable government has had an effect," said the conservat
DW / Posted 22 days ago
their best to ensure a stable government has had an effect," said the conservative state premier of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet. "I think we should talk to the Social Democrats and pave the way for good results. But talking to the SPD... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel moves left as German politics realign |their best to ensure a stable government has had an effect," said the conservat
DW / Posted 22 days ago
their best to ensure a stable government has had an effect," said the conservative state premier of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet. "I think we should talk to the Social Democrats and pave the way for good results. But talking to the SPD... Read more
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