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  1. Steinmeier avoids term 'genocide' discussing Armenian killingsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    Deutsche Welle, Germany April 17 2015 Steinmeier avoids term 'genocide' discussing Armenian killings The pope and the European Parliament now label the Armenian massacres 100 years ago as "genocide." The German government is yet to follow suit.

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  2. Germany FM evades term 'genocide' describing Armenian killingsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    Germany FM evades term "genocide" describing Armenian killings 15:16, 18.04.2015 Region:World News, Armenia Theme: Politics On Friday, German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier omitted the label "genocide" when addressing the massacres of Armenians in the final years of the Ottoman Empire, during World War I, reported Deutche Welle. "Past atrocities cannot be reduced to a single word or to a dispute over a word," he said on a visit to the Estonian capital city Tallinn.

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  3. German FM Steinmeier Avoids 'Genocide' Label For Massacres Of ArmeniansRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    STEINMEIER AVOIDS > LABEL FOR MASSACRES OF ARMENIANS Europe Online Magazine April 18 2015 Europe 17.04.2015 Tallinn/Berlin - German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier on Friday refused to label as genocide the massacres of Armenians in the final years of the Ottoman Empire. "Past atrocities cannot be reduced to a single word or to the dispute over a word," Steinmeier said during a visit to the Estonian capital Tallinn.

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  4. Steinmeier avoids term 'genocide' discussing Armenian killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Deutsche Welle

    The pope and the European Parliament now label the Armenian massacres 100 years ago as "genocide." The German government is yet to follow suit.

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  5. Former Kirkcudbright woman will cycle length of the UK with TV presenter Fern BrittonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Record

    Sheila Murray is returning to the British Isles after 40 years in Hong Kong to take part in charity event for Genesis Research Trust. A former Kirkcudbright woman has travelled half way around the world to take part in a charity bike ride in the UK.

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  6. Eu it agency building to be erected in Tallinn Seaplane HarbourRead the original story

    Friday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Estonian government approved on Thursday of handing over real estate units near the Tallinn Seaplane Harbour from justice ministry to interior ministry in order to erect the European Union IT agency's permanent headquarters building there, interior ministry press department announced LETA.... Read more...

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  7. 10:23 Aitysh Film's Aku joins Japanese Animated Film Festival in EstoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AkiPress

    The 9th Japanese Animated Film Festival takes place these days in Estonia's Tallinn and Tartu, reports the Cinema Development Fund of Kyrgyzstan. Aku tells the story of a boy and a girl who grew up together.

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  8. Kalki Koechlin's 'Margarita With a Straw' releases with Emraan Hashmi's - Mr. X'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Indian Express

    This week has two very interesting releases, belonging to two different genres of cinema. The first is Shonali Bose's 'Margarita With a Straw' starring Indie Queen Kalki Koechlin.

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  9. Hillary Clinton Once Beat John McCain In A Vodka Drinking ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Unicorn Booty

    Hillary Clinton only announced her intention to run for president this weekend and already people are criticizing her policy stances , mocking her crappy logo , and overanalyzing her visits to Chipotle . But no matter what, no one can take away the fact that she once beat Republican Senator and ex-US Presidential candidate John McCain in a vodka drinking contest during their 2004 congressional tour of Estonia.

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  10. XRebel 2.0 Features Enhancements for Enterprise JavaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Application Development Trends

    According to the company, this release comes with extensive usability improvements specifically designed to help users profiling large enterprise Java applications -- such as an improved display of large data sets and the ability to handle very large HTTP sessions. The tool also works with all major application servers and development environments without configuration requirements; XRebel displays alerts in the user's browser via a simple widget.

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  11. Viapaq Acquires EMS Firm TepcompRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Circuits Assembly

    Viapaq Group has acquired Tepcomp, an EMS firm with production sites in Finland and Estonia. No financial terms were disclosed.

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  12. Studying aging socialist-era housing in BalticsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | UB Reporter

    Among the many legacies of Soviet occupation across Central and Eastern Europe is the prevalence of "tower blocks," or vast modernist housing estates mass-produced in the decades following World War II. Today, the infrastructure - estimated to house one-third to one-half of the population in this part of Europe - is aging and in disrepair.

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  13. OEG: Minutes of annual general meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | GlobeNewswire

    The annual general meeting of shareholders of OLYMPIC ENTERTAINMENT GROUP AS was held today, on 16 April 2015, at 3:00 PM at the Conference centre of Radisson Blu Hotel OlA1 4mpia . The announcement regarding the Meeting was published on 24 March 2015 on the webpage of the Company www.olympic-casino.com and through the information system of the NASDAQ OMX Tallinn and Warsaw Stock Exchange.

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  14. Eesti Telekom to Add Nearly 20% More Base Stations in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Cellular News

    According to Ermo Polma, Head of Radio Network and Transmission at Eesti Telekom, the company plans to set up 620 base stations this year, including building completely new stations and revamping old ones to improve overall coverage density, as well as coverage inside buildings. "620 is a large number, considering that we have 3,500 base stations in total.

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  15. Interior architecture symposium SISU to take place in TallinnRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The topic of the international interior architecture symposium SISU 2015 is "The Impact of Space" and it will take place from 27th to 30th May at Von Krahl Theatre in Tallinn, Estonia. ... Read more...

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  16. The Need for Speed: Germany Assures Estonia of NATO Support Against RussiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Townhall

    With tension high in the Baltic States over the possibility of a Russian invasion, Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves has called for a permanent NATO force to be stationed in the state to preempt Russian aggression. In response, German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen, currently on a state visit to Estonia, has assured Estonian officials of German support in a quick response to any such attack.

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  17. German Defense Minister Soothes Estonia's Fears: NATO Can Counter RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Germany's defense minister said on Tuesday that nobody should underestimate NATO's rapid response capacity, which has been ratcheted up in response to worries about Russia's military ambitions after its actions in Ukraine. Germany's Ursula von der Leyen said in Russia's neighbor Estonia, whose president fears the Baltic state could be overrun in hours, that the Western military alliance has demonstrated its determination to defend its eastern flank in recent months.

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  18. Don't underestimate NATO, German minister says on Baltic visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Germany's defence minister said on Tuesday that nobody should underestimate NATO's rapid response capacity, which has been ratcheted up in response to worries about Russia's military ambitions after its actions in Ukraine. TALLINN: Germany's defence minister said on Tuesday that nobody should underestimate NATO's rapid response capacity, which has been ratcheted up in response to worries about Russia's military ambitions after its actions in Ukraine.

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  19. Germany assures Estonia of NATO backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    Russia's annexation of Crimea has worried former Soviet satellite states. In a show of solidarity, Germany's defense minister has travelled to Baltic nations to pledge support.

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  20. Roivas: Germany's presence in Estonia is important to strengthen collective defenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas called at his meeting on Tuesday in Tallinn with German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen Germany to increase its military presence in Estonia, reports LETA the government's communication office.... Read more...

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