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DW
Martin Schulz defends SPD ahead of coalition talks with CDU/CSU |Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz lashed out on Saturday again
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Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz lashed out on Saturday against criticism from Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), days before the three... Read more
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DW
Berlin Ali Baba playground opens after controversy |An Ali Baba-themed playground opened its doors in Berlin on Thursday after week
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An Ali Baba-themed playground opened its doors in Berlin on Thursday after weeks of controversy over claims of creeping Islamization. The opening appeared to go smoothly, with authorities denying that the nearby presence of police officers and... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Germany's Social Democrats Toss Merkel A Possible LifelineGermany's Social Democratic Party just threw a lifeline to Chancellor Angela Me
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
Germany's Social Democratic Party just threw a lifeline to Chancellor Angela Merkel's government. On Thursday, the party voted to begin talks with Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party to create a coalition government. Germany has been in... Read more
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Berlin Ali Baba playground opens after controvery |An Ali Baba-themed playground opened its doors in Berlin on Thursday after week
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An Ali Baba-themed playground opened its doors in Berlin on Thursday after weeks of controversy over claims of creeping Islamization. The opening appeared to go smoothly, with authorities denying that the nearby presence of police officers and... Read more
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DW
SPD open to grand coalition talks, re-elects Schulz as party chair |Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Thursday to allow preliminary talks o
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Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Thursday to allow preliminary talks on whether to enter a "grand coalition" with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its sister Christian Social Union (CSU). About 600 members of... Read more
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DW
SPD votes to enter Grand Coalition talks with Angela Merkel |Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Thursday to allow preliminary talks o
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Thursday to allow preliminary talks on whether to enter a "grand coalition" with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its sister Christian Social Union (CSU). About 600 members of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Is President Akufo-Addo Faring After One Year?By Null Jan Philipp Wilhelm (/Sst) One year ago, many people in Ghana celebrat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Null Jan Philipp Wilhelm (/Sst) One year ago, many people in Ghana celebrated the victory of opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo. He promised to build more factories, improve education and stamp out corruption. What has he achieved so far? One... Read more
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DW
How is Ghana's president Akufo-Addo faring one year after his election win? |One factory per district, free secondary education, more investments from abroa
DW / Posted 5 days ago
One factory per district, free secondary education, more investments from abroad, curbing corruption: Nana Akufo-Addo promised Ghanaian voters a lot during his 2016 election campaign. He was running for president for the third time - and this time,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Angela Merkel set for new coalition talksAngela Merkel is set for crucial new talks in her latest bid to form a governme
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
Angela Merkel is set for crucial new talks in her latest bid to form a government, more than 10 weeks after Germany went to the polls. Europe's largest economy has been without a stable government since the election in September produced no overall... Read more
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FOX News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power struggleBERLIN – An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
BERLIN – An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping down as Bavarian governor in favor of a younger rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distraction as Merkel tries to form a new... Read more
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FOX News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power struggle BERLIN – An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Merke
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
BERLIN – An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping down as Bavarian governor in favor of a younger rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has... Read more
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New York Daily News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power struggleBERLIN (AP) — An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Me
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — An often-awkward conservative ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping down as Bavarian governor in favor of a younger rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distraction as Merkel tries to form a... Read more
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DW
German coalition talks: European allies urge Martin Schulz to form a government |The head of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), Martin Schulz, revealed in an int
DW / Posted 8 days ago
The head of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), Martin Schulz, revealed in an interview on Sunday that he had received numerous phone calls and text messages from France's Emmanuel Macron, urging him to form a ruling coalition with German Chancellor... Read more
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DW
Germany, a paralyzed nation |First, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier made a phone call to Turkish Pr
DW / Posted 8 days ago
First, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier made a phone call to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan this week and right after that, Chancellor Angela Merkel called Ankara. No matter what was discussed, it is a surprising message. To describe... Read more
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DW
Economists propose massive infrastructure spending for Germany |A well-timed new report on Germany's investment requirements has been released
DW / Posted 10 days ago
A well-timed new report on Germany's investment requirements has been released this week by Tom Krebs and Martin Scheffel, experts at the Universities of Mannheim and Cologne. Entitled "Public Investments and Inclusive Growth in Germany," the report,... Read more
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FOX Business
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksGerman Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his p
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible options in how to... Read more
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FOX Business
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN – German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Fri
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN – German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible options... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) — German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksBERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporter
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - German Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz told reporters Friday his party will talk next week about whether to enter preliminary coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, as well as other possible... Read more
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New York Daily News
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksGerman Chancellor and Christian Democratic Union, CDU, Angela Merkel, center in
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
German Chancellor and Christian Democratic Union, CDU, Angela Merkel, center in green, leaves Bellevue palace after she attends talks with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier about a new German government in Berlin, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Political attack? German Mayor Hollstein stabbed for sheltering refugeesA German Mayor known for his welcoming stance towards refugees has been serious
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
A German Mayor known for his welcoming stance towards refugees has been seriously injured in a knife attack which authorities said was likely politically motivated. Andreas Hollstein, the 54-year-old conservative Mayor of west German town of Altena,... Read more
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DW
Altena's pro-migrant mayor stabbed in kebab shop |The conservative mayor of Altena in the western German state of North Rhine-Wes
DW / Posted 13 days ago
The conservative mayor of Altena in the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia was rushed to hospital Monday evening after being slashed with a knife in a local kebab shop. Andreas Hollstein, a member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's... Read more
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CTV News
EU extends approval for weed killer claimed to harm healthBRUSSELS -- The European Union has approved a five-year extension of the use of
CTV News / Posted 14 days ago
BRUSSELS -- The European Union has approved a five-year extension of the use of the weed killer glyphosate in a move that failed to satisfy both environmentalists and farmers and pitted Germany against France. After a drawn-out process, the EU... Read more
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New York Daily News
EU extends approval for weed killer claimed to harm healthBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has approved a five-year extension of the us
New York Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has approved a five-year extension of the use of the weed killer glyphosate in a move that failed to satisfy both environmentalists and farmers and pitted Germany against France. After a drawn-out process, the EU... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Germany's standoff shows signs of easing as wrangling shifts to coalition termsGermany's political stalemate showed signs of easing as the Social Democrats st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Germany's political stalemate showed signs of easing as the Social Democrats started haggling over terms of a renewed coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc rather than outright blocking an alliance between Germany's two biggest... Read more
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DW
Police search CDU headquarters as part of probe into suspected illegal donations |Peter Bleser, a lawmaker with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic U
DW / Posted 18 days ago
Peter Bleser, a lawmaker with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), had his parliamentary immunity lifted on Wednesday, as prosecutors launched an investigation against him for suspected breach of trust and party financing... Read more
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Swissinfo
German Social Democrats face pressure over coalition talksBy Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) faced pre
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
By Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) faced pressure on Wednesday to consider offering coalition talks to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives to settle the worst political crisis in modern German history. A... Read more
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ABC News
Germany's political crisis stokes fear the far right could riseMonths after being hailed by media as the new leader of the free world, German
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
Months after being hailed by media as the new leader of the free world, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing the greatest political crisis of her 12 years in office. The breakdown of coalition talks leaves the country in a state of uncertainty,... Read more
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Daily Mail
German Chancellor Angela Merkel puts her head in hands in BundestagMerkel shows the strain: Battling German chancellor puts her head in her hands
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Merkel shows the strain: Battling German chancellor puts her head in her hands in Bundestag but country’s speaker insists there is no crisis despite failed coalition talks Merkel hung her head in frustration as she attended parliament in Berlin... Read more
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New York Daily News
German parliament boss urges compromise amid impasseGerman Parliament President Wolfgang Schaeuble delivers his opening speech prio
New York Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
German Parliament President Wolfgang Schaeuble delivers his opening speech prior to a plenary session of German parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) BERLIN (AP) — Germany faces "a test, but not a crisis... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Germany's Merkel: New Elections Preferable To Minority GovernmentGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday, a day after talks to form a new ruli
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday, a day after talks to form a new ruling coalition collapsed, signaled that she prefers a fresh election over trying to stay in power as part of a minority government. Merkel said that she was "very... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Fresh elections 'the better way': MerkelAngela Merkel has said she would prefer new elections to leading a minority gov
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
Angela Merkel has said she would prefer new elections to leading a minority government, following the collapse of coalition talks. The German Chancellor told ARD television: 'I don't have a minority government in my plans ... I don't want to say... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Collapse of German coalition talks deals Merkel blow, raises prospect of new electionsThe sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politic
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politics in turmoil on Monday, with Angela Merkel reckoning with one of the worst crises of her 12-year chancellorship. The failure left politicians scrambling across Berlin on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Collapse of German coalition talks deals Merkel blow, raises prospect of new electionsThe sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politic
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politics in turmoil on Monday, with Angela Merkel reckoning with one of the worst crises of her 12-year chancellorship. The failure left politicians scrambling across Berlin on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Collapse of German coalition talks deals Merkel blow, raises prospect of new electionsThe sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politic
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government left German politics in turmoil on Monday, with Angela Merkel reckoning with one of the worst crises of her 12-year chancellorship. The failure left politicians scrambling across Berlin on... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
German president prods parties to break government impasseBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed t
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed to political leaders Monday to rethink their positions and put together a new government for Europe's biggest economy after coalition talks collapsed. But there was little... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
German president prods parties to break government impasseBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed t
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed to political leaders Monday to rethink their positions and put together a new government for Europe's biggest economy after coalition talks collapsed. But there was little... Read more
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New York Daily News
German president prods parties to break government impasseaddress the media during a news conference about the results of their explorato
New York Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
address the media during a news conference about the results of their exploratory talks on a coalition of their parties in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) BERLIN (AP) — Germany's president appealed to political... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German president prods parties to break government impasseBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed t
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany's president appealed to political leaders Monday to rethink their positions and put together a new government for Europe's biggest economy after coalition talks collapsed. But there was little... Read more
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Canberra Times
Collapse of German coalition talks deals Merkel blow, raises prospect of new electionsBERLIN: The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government has left Ge
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
BERLIN: The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government has left German politics in turmoil, with Angela Merkel dealing with one of the worst crises of her 12-year chancellorship. The breakdown of the talks ends the possibility that... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Germany faces uncertain political future as gov't talks failBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain pol
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain political future on Monday after the collapse of weeks of talks on forming a new government, with Chancellor Angela Merkel set to consult the country's president and the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Germany faces uncertain political future as gov't talks failBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain pol
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain political future on Monday after the collapse of weeks of talks on forming a new government, with Chancellor Angela Merkel set to consult the country's president and the... Read more
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DW
German coalition talks collapse: the press verdict |The dramatic failure of negotiations for a new four-way German government coali
DW / Posted 21 days ago
The dramatic failure of negotiations for a new four-way German government coalition on Sunday night has left Angela Merkel's fourth term in office on a knife's edge and raised the possibility of what was previously unthinkable in a country used to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Germany faces uncertain political future as gov't talks failBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain pol
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain political future on Monday after the collapse of weeks of talks on forming a new government, with Chancellor Angela Merkel set to consult the country's president and the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Germany faces uncertain political future as gov't talks failBy GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain pol
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
By GEIR MOULSON Associated Press BERLIN (AP) - Germany faced an uncertain political future on Monday after the collapse of weeks of talks on forming a new government, with Chancellor Angela Merkel set to consult the country's president and the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Collapse of German coalition talks deals Merkel blow, raises prospect of new electionsBERLIN The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government has left Ger
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
BERLIN The sudden collapse of talks to form a coalition government has left German politics in turmoil, with Angela Merkel dealing with one of the worst crises of her 12-year chancellorship. The breakdown of the talks ends the possibility that... Read more
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