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DW
Finance chief Wolfgang Schäuble set to wield authority as parliamentary president |Germany (AfD), the debates promise to be somewhat more rambunctious. Indeed, bo
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Germany (AfD), the debates promise to be somewhat more rambunctious. Indeed, both the center-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) and the neo-liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) have already signaled their support for his nomination. The move marks... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
SPD’s first female K9 retires after nearly 8 years of serviceCanine Association. Since then, Ziva and her partner Sergeant Mark Wong built
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted an hour ago
Canine Association. Since then, Ziva and her partner Sergeant Mark Wong built up a worthy track record, even earning SPD Canine Unit “Team of the Year” awards in 2013 and 2014. Ziva is a notable K9 and community ambassador, demonstrating her... Read more
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DW
German finance chief Schäuble set to wield authority as parliamentary president |that will now include the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD). Indeed, both
DW / Posted 3 hours ago
that will now include the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD). Indeed, both the center-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) and the neo-liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) have already signaled their support for his nomination. The move marks... Read more
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Reuters
Mission impossible? Merkel's coalition conundrum just got harderin the 130 pages agreed by the outgoing ‘grand coalition’ of Merkel’s conservat
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
in the 130 pages agreed by the outgoing ‘grand coalition’ of Merkel’s conservatives and the center-left Social Democrats (SPD). This risks limiting Merkel’s freedom in policymaking. The euro zone and refugee crises, which were not foreseen in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Mission impossible? Merkel's coalition conundrum just got harderin the 130 pages agreed by the outgoing 'grand coalition' of Merkel's conservat
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
in the 130 pages agreed by the outgoing 'grand coalition' of Merkel's conservatives and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD). This risks limiting Merkel's freedom in policymaking. The euro zone and refugee crises, which were not foreseen in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Albury Tennis Association pennant produces its first draw of the seasonweek of Albury junior pennant at the grasscourts. Picture: JAMES WILTSHIRE The
The Border Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
week of Albury junior pennant at the grasscourts. Picture: JAMES WILTSHIRE The match between St Patricks/Diggerville (SPD) teams, White and Gold in section four produced a thrilling draw in the standout contest from Albury Tennis Association’s... Read more
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dna
Angela Merkel plays down state election defeat before crucial coalition talksfor her Christian Democrats (CDU) had made her job of forming a three-way natio
dna / Posted yesterday
for her Christian Democrats (CDU) had made her job of forming a three-way national coalition harder. The Social Democrats (SPD) won Sunday's vote in the northern region of Lower Saxony with 36.9 percent. Merkel's conservatives slumped to 33.6... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eurosceptic party led by ‘Czech Trump’ election favouritethis time round include the Communists, who scored 11.1 percent in the Academy
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
this time round include the Communists, who scored 11.1 percent in the Academy poll. The Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) of Tokyo-born entrepreneur Tomio Okamura, betting on strong anti-migrant rhetoric and plans to leave the EU, mustered... Read more
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Reuters
Czech ANO party dips but keeps commanding lead before voteand the centre-right TOP 09 party polled 6 percent, half of its score in the pr
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and the centre-right TOP 09 party polled 6 percent, half of its score in the previous election. The far-right, anti-EU SPD party jumped to 9.5 percent, tapping into anti-immigration sentiment in a country that saw almost none of the 2015... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel: State defeat hasn't weakened us before coalition talksfor her Christian Democrats (CDU) had made her job of forming a three-way natio
Reuters / Posted yesterday
for her Christian Democrats (CDU) had made her job of forming a three-way national coalition harder. The Social Democrats (SPD) won Sunday’s vote in the northern region of Lower Saxony with 36.9 percent. Merkel’s conservatives slumped to 33.6... Read more
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Reuters
Czech ANO party leads, far-right gains ahead of election: Median pollthreshold to win parliamentary seats. Two parties that have seen a jump late i
Reuters / Posted yesterday
threshold to win parliamentary seats. Two parties that have seen a jump late in the campaign were the far-right, anti-immigration and anti-EU Direct Democracy and Freedom Party (SPD) with 9.5 percent, and the Pirate Party which polled at 8.5 perce... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Rise Oblivious Of Growing Geopol Risks; Oil, Commodities Jump On Kurdish Clashessince 1959 in the northern state of Lower Saxony (home state of Volkswagen with
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
since 1959 in the northern state of Lower Saxony (home state of Volkswagen with 7.8m people). The Social Democrats Party (SPD) was the big winner, with official preliminary results putting the SPD as winning 36.9% (+4.1ppt from 2013) of the votes,... Read more
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express
Merkel’s humiliation: Party BEATEN by rivals in regional election ahead of coalition talkstalks CHANCELLOR Angela Merkel suffered a shock blow in regional elections aft
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talks CHANCELLOR Angela Merkel suffered a shock blow in regional elections after her CDU party was defeated by rivals SPD in Lower Saxony. Merkel was beaten by Schulz in the regional elections in Germany The Social Democrats party (SPD), led... Read more
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Central Chronicle
State vote unlikely to give Merkel boost in German coalition talksBerlin The north German state of Lower Saxony holds an election on Sunday that
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Berlin The north German state of Lower Saxony holds an election on Sunday that looks likely to hand the Social Democrats (SPD) a narrow victory, and deprive Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives of a boost in looming national coalition... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Drive-by shooting ends neighborhood basketball game in violencecar drove up, two people exited out the windows and one from the door and they
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
car drove up, two people exited out the windows and one from the door and they started shooting at the group,” said SPD lieutenant Rolf Towne. Towne says a man watching the basketball game from his front lawn fired back at the car and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
SPD wins state poll, setback for MerkelGermany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key sn
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key snap state election in a setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD). Popular SPD Premier Stephan Weil... Read more
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Weekly Times
SPD wins state poll, setback for MerkelGermany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key sn
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key snap state election in a setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD). Popular SPD Premier Stephan Weil... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SPD wins state poll, setback for MerkelGermany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key sn
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key snap state election in a setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD). Popular SPD Premier Stephan Weil... 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 2 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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dna
Germany: Angela Merkel's party loses state election ahead of coalition talks to form national govtGermany's Social Democrats (SPD) defeated Angela Merkel's conservatives in a vo
dna / Posted 2 days ago
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 level this... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SPD wins state poll, setback for MerkelGermany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key sn
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key snap state election in a setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD). Popular SPD Premier Stephan Weil... Read more
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News.com.au
SPD wins state poll, setback for MerkelGermany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key sn
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a big win in a key snap state election in a setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD). Popular SPD Premier Stephan Weil... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel in state vote setback as national coalition talks loomBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) defeate
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Michelle Martin 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... 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 2 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 |just one day before political leaders begin federal coalition talks. Prelimina
DW / Posted 2 days ago
just one day before political leaders begin federal coalition talks. Preliminary results put the Social Democratic Party (SPD) ahead with 37.3 percent of the vote, followed by the Christian Democratic Union with 34.9. The Greens earned 8.5 percent... 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 2 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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Reuters
Germany's Social Democrats beat Merkel's conservatives in state voteBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) beat Angela Merkel’s conser
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) beat 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 level... Read more
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express
MERKEL BACKLASH: German chancellor facing crucial election loss in Lower Saxonysetback Voters in the northern region are going to the polls today in an elect
express / Posted 2 days ago
setback Voters in the northern region are going to the polls today in an election likely to hand the Social Democrats (SPD) a narrow victory. If Mrs Merkel loses, it will deprive her conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) of a boost... Read more
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DW
Anything can happen in Lower Saxony's regional election |put an end to the slim majority held by the governing coalition comprised of th
DW / Posted 2 days ago
put an end to the slim majority held by the governing coalition comprised of the Greens and the Social Democratic Party (SPD), making the election necessary. Many believe this state poll will give clues about how voters view the difficult... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Starkville holds grand opening for new police stationwho has served 25 years with the department, said Friday's grand opening was "s
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
who has served 25 years with the department, said Friday's grand opening was "surreal." Nichols started when the building SPD now occupies served both as police headquarters and city hall. He said it's hard to believe how much the renovation... Read more
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Reuters
State vote unlikely to give Merkel boost in German coalition talks- The north German state of Lower Saxony holds an election on Sunday that looks
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
- The north German state of Lower Saxony holds an election on Sunday that looks likely to hand the Social Democrats (SPD) a narrow victory, and deprive Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives of a boost in looming national coalition... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German minister sparks uproar with Muslim holiday ideawithout a majority in parliament, which has forced her to embark on high-stakes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
without a majority in parliament, which has forced her to embark on high-stakes coalition talks. Latest surveys show the CDU lagging behind the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Lower Saxony, the fourth most populous state in Germany.Source:... Read more
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DW
Anything can happen in Lower Saxony's regional elections |put an end to the slim majority held by the governing coalition comprised of th
DW / Posted 3 days ago
put an end to the slim majority held by the governing coalition comprised of the Greens and the Social Democratic Party (SPD), making elections necessary. Many believe that these state elections will give clues about how voters view the... Read more
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The Columbian
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsa news release. “Career civil rights attorneys and police-practices experts hav
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
a news release. “Career civil rights attorneys and police-practices experts have spent more than five years investigating SPD, overseeing the creation of new policies and training, and independently reviewing the relevant data … We know that real... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Man, woman arrested in case where Seattle police officers opened fire on fleeing cara black Subaru Impreza. “As officers approached the car, the suspects attempte
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
a black Subaru Impreza. “As officers approached the car, the suspects attempted to strike the officers with the vehicle,” SPD said in a news release shortly after the incident. “Officers opened fire … the suspects fled the area and have not been... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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The Register Citizen
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
U.S. Justice Department: Seattle in compliance with police reformsa news release. “Career civil rights attorneys and police-practices experts hav
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
a news release. “Career civil rights attorneys and police-practices experts have spent more than five years investigating SPD, overseeing the creation of new policies and training, and independently reviewing the relevant data …. We know that real... Read more
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Darien News-Review
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
DOJ: Seattle in compliance with police reformsSeattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no l
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Seattle police department, SPD SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's police department no longer regularly violates the constitutional rights of the city's residents and should be found in initial compliance with its 2012 agreement to change its ways, the U.S.... Read more
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International Business Times
Angela Merkel minister wants Muslim festivals to be public holidays in Germany Merkel has been criticised for her stance on refugees Sawsan Chebli, a Berlin
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Merkel has been criticised for her stance on refugees Sawsan Chebli, a Berlin politician from the centre-left SPD, voiced support for Maziere's suggestion, adding that it was not unprecedented. She said: "I find the idea good. In... Read more
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Crosscut
Community leaders want Feds gone on police reformunder the settlement agreement — or consent decree — that was struck after the
Crosscut / Posted 4 days ago
under the settlement agreement — or consent decree — that was struck after the DOJ completed its investigation and found SPD to be using excessive force. It’s a significant pronouncement from the civilian body, which represents the diverse voices... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Something for nothing: Auto burglaries plague the Golden Triangleretail in the county as compared to cities. Of the 28 reported burglaries, only
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
retail in the county as compared to cities. Of the 28 reported burglaries, only one occurred outside a business. Still he, SPD Officer Brandon Lovelady and CPD Capt. Brent Swan all said that most of those crimes are crimes of opportunity -- a... Read more
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EuroNews
Czech election favourite Babis hard on Brussels, light on ideologythe bleakest scenario for the EU and markets would be any Czech government prop
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
the bleakest scenario for the EU and markets would be any Czech government propped up by the Communists and far-right SPD party. This seems unlikely, but coalition building may be tough for Babis as other parties have objected to being in a... Read more
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DW
Germany warns Donald Trump against decertifying Iran deal |weighs in Gabriel is expected to stand down from his post in the coming months
DW / Posted 4 days ago
weighs in Gabriel is expected to stand down from his post in the coming months, after his Social Democratic Party (SPD) announced that it would go into opposition after finishing second behind Chancellor Angela Merkel Christian Democrats in... Read more
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