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Merkel Backs New Law Set To Criminalize Offensive or False Social Media Posts

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 12:30pm 4/6/2017 at 12:30pm
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The government of Angela Merkel has approved draft legislation that seeks to combat certain content on the social media.

The proposed law will force social media companies to remove content that German government may find offensive or ‘false’. In its broadly defined parameters the law wants social media companies to act against hate speech, and other...

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Trump’s Exec Orders on Trade Deficit Irk Merkel Government

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:30am 4/4/2017 at 11:30am
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President Donald Trump’s latest executive orders on foreign trade have irked Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government, prompting tough talk from Berlin.

On Friday, President Trump signed two orders seeking to identify trade abuse and other malpractices carried out by foreign governments in order to lower the U.S. trade deficit. Merkel’s second-in-command, German Vice...

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Merkel, Hollande Push Back Against Theresa May & Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 11:30am 3/30/2017 at 11:30am
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Back in October, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande warned British Prime Minister Theresa May that the United Kingdom might face a tough time leaving the European Union.

Those warnings have come to fruition a day after the UK delivered the official Brexit letter to the EU. Merkel and...

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‘No European…can walk safely on the streets,’ Turkey’s Islamist President Erdogan Warns Europe

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 5:00pm 3/22/2017 at 5:00pm
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With the diplomatic row between Europe and Turkey escalating further, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan issued an unveiled threat to Europeans. “If Europe continues this way, no European in any part of the world can walk safely on the streets,” Erdogan said during a speech in Ankara, Turkey. Earlier, several cities in Germany and...

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Germany: Merkel’s Challenger Schulz Kicks Off Campaign By Bashing Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 7:00am 3/21/2017 at 7:00am
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s challenger, Social Democratic Party’s (SPD) candidate Martin Schulz kicked off his election campaign by bashing U.S. President Donald Trump. Schulz denounced, what he called, U.S. President’s “misogynistic, anti-democratic and racist” rhetoric. These latest comments follow SPD candidate’s earlier remarks in January when he called President Trump “un-American”.

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Trump ‘Snubbing’ Angela Merkel’s Handshake Irks German Media

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 4:11pm 3/18/2017 at 4:11pm
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A video footage, in which President Donald Trump apparently ignores a handshake request from the visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a photo op in the Oval Office, has irked the German press.

In the video, press photographers can be heard urging both leaders to shake hands for the photo. Prompted by reporters, Merkel is...

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German Media Reacts to Much Anticipated Trump-Merkel Meeting

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 17, 2017 at 11:30am 3/17/2017 at 11:30am
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Having postponed her Tuesday’s visit due to a blizzard, German Chancellor Angela Merkel heads to Washington today. This would be the first in-person meeting between the two world leaders since the change of the guard in Washington.

While German police go after citizens for criticizing Chancellor Merkel or her ‘Refugee’ Policy, demeaning...

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Dutch Election: Geert Wilders’ Party Places Second

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 8:30am 3/16/2017 at 8:30am
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According to final vote count tallies, Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s centre-right VVD has scored a commanding lead over his main rival Geert Wilders’ Freedom Party (PVV).

With 95 percent of votes counted, PM Rutte’s VVD won 33 seats in the 150-place legislature, down from 41 at the last vote in 2012. Wilders came second with 20...

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10 Democrats Vote Against General McMaster’s Confirmation As National Security Advisor

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 6:30pm 3/15/2017 at 6:30pm

Wednesday, the Senate voted to confirm General H.R. McMaster as a National Security Advisor to President Trump.

National Security Advisor’s do not typically require Senate approval, but Senate confirmation is required when three and four-star generals change jobs or assignments. McMaster will remain in active duty.

Trump selected McMaster after Mike Flynn resigned...

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Merkel Goes to Washington, Set to Meet Trump on Tuesday

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 13, 2017 at 10:00am 3/13/2017 at 10:00am
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What undoubtedly could be the most significant political encounter of the year, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Washington on Tuesday to meet President Donald Trump, the first meeting between these two world leaders.

Ahead of German Chancellor’s visit to the U.S., mainstream media is once again busy inflating the stature...

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Rioting by Turks in Rotterdam may sway Dutch election towards Geert Wilders

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 7:30am 3/12/2017 at 7:30am
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A diplomatic dispute between the Netherlands and Turkey has led to rioting by Turks in Rotterdam and a diplomatic crisis that could influence the Dutch elections that are just a few days away.

Thousands of Turkish immigrants rioted in the streets of Rotterdam early Sunday following the Dutch government’s decision to bar...

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‘Most Dangerous Place in Germany’: Crime in Inner-City Berlin

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 11:30am 3/9/2017 at 11:30am
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While the Merkel government and German media don’t like to talk about the No-Go Zones and the rising wave of migrant crime in the country, a popular German TV show “Akte 2017” has brought the issue to the forefront. German journalist and moderator Claus Strunz went to Berlin’s Kottbusser Tor area...

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EU Sets Up Unified Military Headquarters

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:30am 3/7/2017 at 11:30am
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‘Never believe anything until it has been officially denied,’ they use to say in days of the Soviet Union. Today, the same is apparently true for the European Union. After years of official denials, E.U. has announced its plans to build a unified military command in the Belgian city of Brussels — a...

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Islamic State Recruitment on the Rise in Germany, says German Intel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 2:00pm 3/5/2017 at 2:00pm
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The number of Islamists leaving Germany to join the ranks of Islamic State fighters is on the rise, German news magazine DER SPIEGEL reports. More than 910 German residents have left the country to fight under the banner of ISIS including nearly 200 female fighters, DER SPIEGEL wrote citing Germany’s domestic intelligence...

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European NGOs Colluding With Migrant Traffickers, says European Border Agency FRONTEX

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 10:00am 2/28/2017 at 10:00am
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The Chief of European border agency Frontex has accused non-government organisations (NGOs) of encouraging migrant traffickers. The ‘rescue operations’ by European NGOs off the North African coast are putting lives at risk, as they encourage traffickers to “put even more migrants onto unseaworthy boats with little water and fuel”, Frontex Chief Fabrice Leggeri...

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Swiss Police Raid Mosque and Homes, Arrest Suspected ISIS Terrorist

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/23/2017 at 1:00pm
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Wednesday, Swiss Police raided a mosque and several houses in search of terrorists belonging to Islamic State. Around one hundred law enforcement officers were involved in the counter-terrorism operation carried out in the Italian-speaking region of Ticino. Police arrested two Islamists of Turkish origin, including a recruiter for Islamic State.

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Ahead of September Election, Merkel’s Economic Advisor Slams Her Refugee Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/22/2017 at 1:00pm
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With less than 6 months to go until Germany’s parliamentary election, Chancellor Angela Merkel’s economic advisor has come out against her Refugee Policy. Merkel government should have shut the borders to migrants coming from safe countries, Merkel’s senior economic advisor Professor Hans-Werner Sinn told German language magazine The European.

According to Hans-Werner Sinn, Germany won’t...

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