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DW
German conservatives launch 'constructive' coalition talks |Exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), its Bavaria-based Christian Social Union (CSU) allies and the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) kicked off on Wednesday. "Today was a first, very constructive,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionBy FRANK JORDANS Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Angela Merkel met Wednesday w
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
By FRANK JORDANS Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Angela Merkel met Wednesday with the leaders of three smaller parties for preliminary talks on forming a new government, amid mounting pressure on the German chancellor from within her own party... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionBERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel met Wednesday with the leaders of three smaller par
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel met Wednesday with the leaders of three smaller parties for preliminary talks on forming a new government, amid mounting pressure on the German chancellor from within her own party following its poor result in last month's... Read more
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The Middletown Press
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionBERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel met Wednesday with the leaders of three smaller par
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel met Wednesday with the leaders of three smaller parties for preliminary talks on forming a new government, amid mounting pressure on the German chancellor from within her own party following its poor result in last month's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionBERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three small
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three smaller political parties to sound out their red lines before formal talks on forging a coalition government. Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavaria-only sister... Read more
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FOX News
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalition BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three smaller
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three smaller political parties to sound out their red lines before formal talks on forging a coalition government. Merkel's... Read more
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FOX News
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionBERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three smaller po
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting members of three smaller political parties to sound out their red lines before formal talks on forging a coalition government. Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its Bavaria-only sister party... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and and Secretary General of her party the Chri
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and and Secretary General of her party the Christian Union, CDU, Peter Tauber arrive for exploratory talks between CDU and the Free Democratic party, FDP, three weeks after election, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct.... Read more
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DW
Finance chief Wolfgang Schäuble set to wield authority as parliamentary president |Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has named Wolfgang Schäuble as
DW / Posted 3 days ago
Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has named Wolfgang Schäuble as their candidate for the role of Bundestag president. And over the past few weeks, it also became clear that politicians of other stripes are hoping that his 75 years, 44... Read more
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DW
German finance chief Schäuble set to wield authority as parliamentary president |Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has named Wolfgang Schäuble as
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has named Wolfgang Schäuble as their candidate for the role of Bundestag president. And over the past few weeks, it also became clear that politicians of other stripes are hoping that his 75 years, 44... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesda
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesda
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesda
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government insisted Tuesday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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express
'May has internal trouble' Merkel's party chairman claims Boris is disrupting Brexit talks BORIS JOHNSON was accused of holding up Brexit talks by the chairman of Angel
express / Posted 4 days ago
BORIS JOHNSON was accused of holding up Brexit talks by the chairman of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Dr Michael Fuchs. Angela Merkel’s... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Merkel's party urged to hand over Germany's purse strings | Irish Examiner Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:18 am A key potential ally
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:18 am A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting Chancellor... Read more
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Daily Herald
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN -- A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that C
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN -- A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting th
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel's CDU must relinquish finance ministry, FDP leader saysBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's next finance minister should be politically indepe
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's next finance minister should be politically independent from Chancellor Angela Merkel, the leader of the Free Democrats (FDP) said on Tuesday, rebuffing calls to keep the ministry in conservative hands. Merkel's... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Angela Merkel's party urged to hand over Germany's purse strings Wolfgang Schaeuble is leaving the finance ministry (AP) October 17 2017 A
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Wolfgang Schaeuble is leaving the finance ministry (AP) October 17 2017 A key potential ally in Germany's next... Read more
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FOX Business
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryA key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's conservatives, the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Exploratory talks on a potential coalition of Merkel's... Read more
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FOX Business
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryBERLIN – A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Ch
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN – A key potential ally in Germany's next government is insisting that Chancellor Angela Merkel's party shouldn't keep the finance ministry because that gives her too much power. Continue Reading Below Exploratory talks on a potential... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Potential ally urges Merkel to give up finance ministryGerman Chancellor and chairwoman of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU)
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
German Chancellor and chairwoman of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU), Angela Merkel, attends a press conference at the party's headquarter in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 one day after the elections in the German state of Lower... Read more
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express
'Not enough!' Merkel underling demands MORE cash from Britain as Brexit deadlock drags on THE VICE chairman of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has cla
express / Posted 4 days ago
THE VICE chairman of Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has claimed the UK’s Brexit offer “is not enough”. Theresa May must offer the European... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's Merkel suffers state vote setback as coalition talks loomBERLIN/HANOVER (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) defeated Angela Mer
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BERLIN/HANOVER (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) defeated Angela Merkel’s conservatives in a vote in the northern state of Lower Saxony on Sunday, a setback for the chancellor as she prepares for tricky coalition talks at the national... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel in state vote setback as national coalition talks loomBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) defeated Angela Merkel’s co
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) defeated Angela Merkel’s conservatives in a vote in the northern state of Lower Saxony on Sunday in a setback to the chancellor as she prepares for tricky three-way coalition talks at the national... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's conservatives in Lower Saxony can't top Social Democrats in state election |Three weeks after German voters handed Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Dem
DW / Posted 6 days ago
Three weeks after German voters handed Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) its worst result in decades, she suffered another setback on Sunday in a vote that was seen as taking the mood of the country just one day before... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Germany's "Open Doors" Are Closing: Merkel Seeks New Limits On RefugeesAfter German Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted late last year that she had “los
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
After German Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted late last year that she had “lost control” of Germany’s refugee crisis after adopting an “open door” policy that fueled an unprecedented spike in crime, her weakened ruling coalition announced Monday... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Merkel changes tune on German refugee capRelated Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
Related Content (CNN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to aim for a limit on Germany's refugee intake, marking a significant retreat from her previous rejection of a cap. Merkel made the announcement Monday in a joint news conference... Read more
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DW
Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU discusses migration policies with Bavarian CSU |Leaders of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) met with
DW / Posted 12 days ago
Leaders of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) met with their counterparts in the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) in Berlin on Sunday, discussing a common strategy on migration. Following the September election the two... Read more
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DW
Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU discusses migration policies with CDU |Leaders of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) met with
DW / Posted 12 days ago
Leaders of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) met with their counterparts in the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) in Berlin on Sunday, discussing a common strategy on migration. Following the September election the two... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's CDU, CSU allies discuss Germany's refugee cap |German Chancellor Merkel started talks with the Christian Social Union (CSU) on
DW / Posted 12 days ago
German Chancellor Merkel started talks with the Christian Social Union (CSU) on Sunday, facing her first challenge towards building a coalition for her fourth term. The Bavarian conservatives have long stood by Merkel's Christian Democratic Union... Read more
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Canberra Times
Catalonia and Spain are heading towards an uncertain and dangerous futureCatalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Catalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The images of police charging with batons and shooting rubber bullets at people waiting to vote in the Catalan referendum last weekend were disturbing. Especially for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Catalonia and Spain are heading towards an uncertain and dangerous futureCatalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Catalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The images of police charging with batons and shooting rubber bullets at people waiting to vote in the Catalan referendum last weekend were disturbing. Especially for... Read more
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The Age
Catalonia and Spain are heading towards an uncertain and dangerous futureCatalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Catalonia will likely declare independence from Spain in a matter of days. The images of police charging with batons and shooting rubber bullets at people waiting to vote in the Catalan referendum last weekend were disturbing. Especially for... Read more
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DW
'Heimat' finds a homecoming in German politics |It makes sense that the far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD) likes to
DW / Posted 13 days ago
It makes sense that the far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD) likes to use the term "Heimat," as they did on their campagin posters. The party sees it as a bulwark against all things foreign: "Germany first — because we want to be able to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel's Bavarian allies insist on conservative unity before coalition talksBy Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - The Bavarian sister party of German Chance
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
By Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - The Bavarian sister party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has said her conservative bloc must agree policies on immigration, pensions and healthcare before opening coalition... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel's Bavarian allies insist on conservative unity before coalition talksBERLIN: The head of Bavaria's Christian Social Union (CSU) has insisted Angela
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
BERLIN: The head of Bavaria's Christian Social Union (CSU) has insisted Angela Merkel's conservatives must agree policies on immigration limits, pensions and healthcare before they can open coalition negotiations with two other parties. CSU leaders... Read more
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DW
Frauke Petry, former AfD leader, eyes separate political group |In an interview published in the Sunday newspaper Welt am Sonntag Frauke Petry
DW / Posted 20 days ago
In an interview published in the Sunday newspaper Welt am Sonntag Frauke Petry said she plans to form a parliamentary grouping of other outgoing disgruntled Alternative for Germany (AfD) deputies in the Saxon state parliament and in the federal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At odds, German conservatives to discuss coalition lines on Oct 8MUNICH, Germany: Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democra
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
MUNICH, Germany: Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian sister party will meet on Oct. 8 to discuss a future coalition with other parties following Sunday's election, conservative sources... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Facebook says deleted many fake accounts in German campaignFRANKFURT: Facebook said on Wednesday its efforts to fight fake news during Ger
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
FRANKFURT: Facebook said on Wednesday its efforts to fight fake news during Germany's national elections included taking down tens of thousands of fake profiles in the final month of the campaign. Richard Allan, Facebook's vice president of public... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies CSU threaten rightward shift |Among the many earthquakes in Germany's political landscape triggered by the Ge
DW / Posted 25 days ago
Among the many earthquakes in Germany's political landscape triggered by the German election was the destruction of a decades-old dictum once uttered by the Christian Social Union's (CSU) most famed leader Franz Josef Strauss: "There must be no... Read more
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