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  1. Populist EuropeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The power of far-right officials is on the rise. The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union was a victory for isolationists, nationalists and populist conservatives ... The next step in that direction might come in Austria.

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  2. Trump and HitlerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Regarding the July 20 commentary by Jeremi Suri, " Republicans have a moral obligation to oppose Trump ": I find this to be extremely offensive and an utterly untrue comparison of Adolf Hitler and Donald Trump. I'm an English women, born at the end of World War II.

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  3. We need to be better than our weaknessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Corriere Canadese

    Watching the convention and interventions by members of the governing Social Democratic Party in Rome, last weekend, was at once as refreshing as it was disconcerting. Premier Matteo Renzi, personally, and the PD, collectively, are in rocky shoals politically.

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  4. Europe offers models for Northern Ireland borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Swissinfo

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  5. Opinion Angela Merkel and Theresa May: New BFFs who need each othera s helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | MarketWatch

    The similarities between the German chancellor and British prime minister are evident: born in the mid-1950s; no-nonsense, get-things-done conservatives; clergymen's daughters; childless, with behind-the-scenes husbands. They excel at ejecting troublesome male rivals, and neither of them would get on very well with Donald Trump .

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  6. Mall shooting draws calls to tighten Germany's already strict gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CBC News

    Derek Stoffel is the Middle East correspondent for CBC News. He has covered the Arab Spring uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, reported from Syria during the ongoing civil war and covered the Israeli and Palestinian conflict. 2 comments

  7. Munich attack sparks calls to lift post-Nazi era clamps on militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Times of Israel

    Policemen stand in front of the Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping center on July 23, 2016 in Munich, southern Germany, one day after a teenage German-Iranian gunman killed nine people and wounded 16. The top security official in the federal German state of Bavaria has urged a constitutional change to allow the German military to be able to be deployed in support of police during attacks, upending rules put in place following Nazi lack of restraint during World War II. Because of the excesses of the Nazi era, Germany's post-war constitution only allows the military, known as the Bundeswehr, to be deployed domestically in cases of national emergency.

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  8. Sweden-Finland-Norway Globalization BluesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Dissident Voice

    Olof Palme had just won his fourth term as Prime Minister when we spoke in Stockholm in the fall of 1985. Like Denmark's Anker Joergensen, this stalwart social democrat opposed the "cold, egoistic new liberalism".

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  9. Merkel tells May rules clear that U.K. must trigger EU exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Post-gazette.com

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel ruled out preliminary talks with the U.K. government on exiting the European Union while offering Prime Minister Theresa May space to decide when her government is ready to invoke the notification necessary. Ms. Merkel, who hosted Ms.

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  10. Balancing older voters with younger onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Swissinfo

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  11. German Justice Minister Wants Harsher Action Against Hate Speech OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Breitbart.com

    The German Justice Minister Heiko Maas claims that social media sites don't do enough to combat hate speech online and has threatened sites with further European Union regulation. In the latest attempt to crack down on what the German government defines as "hate speech" Germany's Justice Minister Heiko Maas has made it clear that he believes social media sites like Facebook are not doing enough to combat so-called "hate posts".

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  12. Home to 3 million Turkish immigrants, Germany fears rising tensions after failed coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Canada.com

    People demonstrate against a coup attempt in Turkey, in front of the Turkish embassy in Berlin Germany, early Saturday July 16, 2016. German politicians fear rising tensions among the country's millions of Turkish immigrants.

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  13. Home to 3 million Turkish immigrants, Germany fears rising tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Stars and Stripes

    Thousands took to the streets after Friday night's failed military coup - not only in Turkey, but also in Germany. In the western German city of Essen, 5,000 people held a spontaneous rally in support of the government, as 2,000 assembled in Berlin.

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  14. NATO's looming battles - with itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    Just days after NATO wrapped up a difficult summit in Warsaw, Jens Stoltenberg, the alliance's secretary general, tried to kick-start the NATO-Russia Council in Brussels. The council, established in 2002, has been moribund since 2014, when Russia annexed Crimea, save for one miserable meeting in April.

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  15. Right-wing German party divided over lawmaker's anti-Semitic writingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Germany's right-populist, anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany party has initiated procedures to expel a legislator for anti-Semitic writings. More than the fate of politician Wolfgang Gedeon is at stake, however.

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  16. ANKARA: Germans in İncirlik may return: Vice chancellorRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Groong

    Hurriyet, Turkey July 13 2016 Germans in İncirlik may return: Vice chancellor BERLIN Germany will recall its troops from İncirlik Airbase in Turkey if Ankara continues to block lawmakers from visiting its soldiers there, the vice chancellor announced. "The German army answers to parliament," Social Democrat leader and Deputy Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung.

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  17. Germany to recall troops from Turkish base if Ankara blocks MPs' visitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Groong

    Deutsche Welle, Germany July 13 2016 Germany to recall troops from Turkish base if Ankara blocks MPs' visit Germany has said it will recall troops at its Incirlik airbase in Turkey if Ankara continues to block German MPs from visiting them. It's perhaps the clearest sign yet of escalating tensions between the two NATO members.

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  18. Germany's far-right AfD implodes over Brexit, good for MerkelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Star Online

    Support for the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany has fallen dramatically amid party infighting, racially-tinged criticism of Germany's popular national soccer team and even a local backlash over Britain's vote to leave the EU. Analysts said the unexpectedly rapid implosion of the far-right AfD from 15 percent in opinion polls two months ago to a year-low of 8 percent on Wednesday could make it easier for Angela Merkel to retain power in next year's election.

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  19. Germans in Incirlik may return: Vice chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Germany will recall its troops from Incirlik Airbase in Turkey if Ankara continues to block lawmakers from visiting its soldiers there, the vice chancellor announced. "The German army answers to parliament," Social Democrat leader and Deputy Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung.

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  20. Brexit and the politics of diversionary tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Slugger O'Toole

    Ever a philosophical type, Harold Macmillan wrote in his memoirs that he never thought of sabotaging matters for his successor, Lord Home, following his decision to resign as Prime Minister in October 1963, commenting ' E finita la commedia. It is tempting, but unrewarding, to hang around the Green Room long after the final retirement from the stage.

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