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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 7:30am 12/10/2017 at 7:30am

People have talked about this for years but it took Trump to get it done.

The Mueller investigation has become a clown show.

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‘Move Indian Embassy to Jerusalem’: Senior Party Leader Urges Prime Minister Modi

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 2:30pm 12/7/2017 at 2:30pm
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While Arab and Muslim leaders were calling for blood on the streets with ‘new Intifada’ and ‘days of rage’, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other EU leaders were lining up to join the chorus to condemn President Donald Trump for daring to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, leading Indian politicians...

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Germany: Merkel to Hold New Round of Talks in Bid to Form Coalition

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 12:30pm 12/5/2017 at 12:30pm
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Two weeks ago, Angela Merkel’s attempt to form a three-way coalition came to an abrupt end after her traditional ally, pro-Business Free Democrats (FDP), unexpectedly walked out of the talks, citing irreconcilable differences over immigration and other key issues. After failing to form the government in the first round, Merkel will...

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Merkel Government Wants to Bring Back Children of German ISIS Terrorists

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 11:03am 11/23/2017 at 11:03am
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Berlin wants to bring back the children of German Islamic State terrorists currently being held under Iraqi detention, German newspapers report.

German Foreign Office has asked the Iraqi government to grant exit permits to the children of captive Islamic State members. Many of these children hold “ISIS birth certificates,” a German broadcaster reported. So...

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Merkel’s Future in Limbo as German Coalition Talks Fail

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 20, 2017 at 12:00pm 11/20/2017 at 12:00pm
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s hope of securing a fourth term possibly came to an end last night after the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) unexpectedly pulled out after four weeks of coalition talks. The collapse of the three-way talks between the Christian Conservatives, the leftist Greens, and the Free Democrats could bring...

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Poverty in Germany Reaches Record High

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/9/2017 at 1:30pm
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“It’s just obvious you can’t have free immigration and a welfare state,” Nobel prize-winning economist Milton Friedman warned decade ago. Germany, on the brink of Angela Merkel’s fourth term as country’s Chancellor, is discovering the painful truth behind these words.

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Merkel Struggles to Form Coalition Government

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 1:00pm 10/31/2017 at 1:00pm
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More than a month after the parliamentary election, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel is struggling to form a coalition government. Merkel’s conservative CDU party, which won 33 percent of the vote, will need half of the seats in the German parliament to build a ruling coalition. With her previous coalition partner, the Social Democratic...

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Berlin Police Carry Out Anti-Terror Raid Ahead Of Christmas

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 11:30am 10/26/2017 at 11:30am
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It’s that time of the year here again in Germany. As winter sets in, the first Christmas decorations have started appearing on the shop fronts. Before you know it, the Christmas markets will be coming up in every town and city across the country.

For Merkel’s Germany, however, it is also the...

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Anti-Establishment “Trump-style” Billionaire Wins Czech Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 11:12am 10/22/2017 at 11:12am
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It is getting lonely for Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel on the European stage as another EU member country elects an anti-establishment government. Less than a week after the stunning electoral performance by  Austria’s right-wing Freedom Party, the Czech Republic has elected the anti-EU candidate Andrej Babis and his party in yesterday’s...

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French Parliament Passes ‘Tough’ Anti-Terror Law

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:30am 10/19/2017 at 11:30am
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France’s parliament on Wednesday passed a new anti-terrorism law that gives law enforcement sweeping powers to search homes, carry out surveillance, and set up borders checks. The new law replaces the state of national emergency that came into effect after the 2015 Paris attacks, which killed 130 people. The state of...

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Right-wing Party Surges in Austria’s Election, Set to Join Coalition Govt

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 16, 2017 at 1:00pm 10/16/2017 at 1:00pm
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Just two weeks after the right-wing AfD Party’s surge in the German election, Austria’s Freedom Party (FPÖ) is set to join the country’s next coalition government. The Freedom Party, Europe’s oldest surviving right-wing party, which ran on an anti-Islamization and anti-mass migration platform received 26 percent of the votes, party’s strongest...

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Germany: Merkel Gov, Media Slam Trump on Iran Nuke Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 11:30am 10/15/2017 at 11:30am
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Not just former US President Obama, Chancellor Merkel of Germany, too, regards the nuclear deal with Iran as her greatest diplomatic accomplishment. The prominent German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung summed up the central role played by the Merkel government, writing, “Among all the parties working to bring about a negotiated deal, Germans enjoyed...

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What Could Go Wrong? Merkel’s New Foreign Policy Chief Organized Her Refugee Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 7:00am 10/13/2017 at 7:00am
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel promoted the architect of her open borders policy to her new chief foreign policy adviser. Merkel’s hand-picked Jan Hecker, widely regarded as the man enforcing Germany’s ill-advised refugee policy, has no foreign policy experience. Mainstream media that nitpicked President Trump on every single appointment, is...

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EU Silent Over Spain’s Crackdown on Catalonia Independence Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 1:00pm 10/3/2017 at 1:00pm
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A series of strikes and protests have disrupted the economic life in Catalonia, Spain’s wealthiest and most industrialized region. The protests come after Spanish police cracked down on Sunday’s independence referendum held in Catalonia region, which Madrid declared as illegal. Catalan authorities say around 900 people were injured after police raided polling stations, carrying...

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What Four More Years of Merkel Mean

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 11:30am 9/26/2017 at 11:30am
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At the White House press briefing yesterday, a German reporter wanted to know why President Trump hasn’t called Chancellor Merkel to congratulate her on election victory. “We’re just working on the logistics,” Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded.

The White House may have been trying to gloss over the issue of frosty...

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German Election: Merkel Wins Re-Election Bid, Right-Wing AfD Becomes Third Largest Party

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 4:43pm 9/24/2017 at 4:43pm
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Despite her party’s worst showing since 1949, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has managed to secure her re-election bid. Merkel’s main rival, the Social Democratic challenger Martin Schulz conceded defeat earlier this evening.

Merkel was quick to stake her claim to the Chancellorship, saying, “We are the strongest party, we have the mandate...

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Germany’s Right-wing AfD Set to Become Third Biggest Party, Polls Suggest

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 1:00pm 9/19/2017 at 1:00pm
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Germany’s right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD)  is set to become the third largest party in this month’s parliamentary election, the latest polls suggest. The anti-mass immigration party is polling around 12 percent in most polls.

Chancellor Angela Merkel, still ahead of the competition, is widely tipped to form the next government. But...

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