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  1. Germany: Where the refugee flood is a solution, not a problemRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... its asylum seekers: Towns and cities with the strongest economies get the most. This week, Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed the 27 other European Union countries to imitate this system internationally. The response, so far, has been chilly. In ...

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  2. Strike-hit Germany passes disputed bargaining law for unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... workers of the right to strike. Drawn up by the left-right "grand coalition" government under Chancellor Angela Merkel, the law seeks to create the principle of "one company, one wage agreement." It introduces rules for competing unions within the ...

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  3. Sarkisian Lauds Germany Over Armenian Genocide RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    President Serzh Sarkisian thanked Germany's leaders for recognizing the Armenian genocide in Ottoman Turkey when he met with Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of a European Union summit in Riga late on Thursday. In a statement, Sarkisian's office said the two discussed Armenia's relations with the EU and Germany in particular as well as international efforts to broker a solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

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  4. Deal no closer following PM's meetings in RigaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Athens believes that Greece could still clinch an agreement with its lenders but probably at the start of June, rather than by the end of this month as it had previously hoped, following the meetings Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras held on the sidelines of the European Union leadersA' summit in Riga, Latvia. Tsipras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande for more than two hours on Thursday night.

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  5. Britain and its unitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... creating an unwelcome distraction from its other pressing challenges. Sympathetic as Germany's chancellor, Angela Merkel, and France's president, Franois Hollande, might be, they will look askance at unravelling the treaties of Maastricht and Lisbon ...

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  6. WRAPUP 2-Germany, France usher Greece back to negotiating tableRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    European leaders told Greece on Friday to return to the negotiating table for "intensive work" to wrap up a reform agreement before cash runs out, sidestepping Athens' demand for a comprehensive, long-term solution to its troubles. With his country risking default in as little as two weeks, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras flew to Riga to press German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande for a political push to break the impasse in technical-level talks with European Union and International Monetary Fund creditors.

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  7. No wall of love for Cameron but PM insists tenacity will result in reformed EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... on Monday and will travel to Paris and Berlin for talks with President Francois Hollande and Chancellor Angela Merkel. During an eastern European summit in Riga, national leaders expressed concern that as the referendum debate progressed in Britain ...

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  8. 'German intelligence dependent on NSA' - Berlin's spy chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... blame. The spying scandal has not gone down well with the German public, with one-third feeling deceived by Angela Merkel regarding allegations that the BND assisted the NSA to spy on Germany. Intense media interest ahead of German parliamentary ...

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  9. IMF chief Christine Lagarde is the fifth person today to slap down...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... She follows EU Commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and Chancellor Angela Merkel, as well as Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann all of whom have made similarly sceptical comments today . Aside from Merkel and ...

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  10. Germany Studying Three Plans to Cut Emissions From Power PlantsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... require more spending to avoid job losses. Utilities, unions, state governors and some members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition have lined up against a plan to force the power industry to cut 22 million tons of CO2 by the end of this decade. ...

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  11. Cameron to lobby European leaders on Britain's EU termsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... he would be in Paris, for a meeting with President Francois Hollande, followed by talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Friday. A report from government office stated that, the British prime minister would make a "whirlwind tour" ...

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  12. EU, ex-Soviet neighbors patch over rifts with eye on RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    European Council President Donald Tusk , Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker pose for the media before the Eastern Partnership Summit session in Riga, Latvia, May 22, 2015. Looking over their shoulders at Russia, the European Union and six former Soviet neighbors patched up their differences to renew vows of cooperation in the interests of peace and security at a summit on Friday.

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  13. a Brexit threat: Cameron sets out reform demands at EU Latvia summitRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... will not be quick. There will be different views and disagreements along the way," he said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany and France would form a "united front" in talks with Cameron. Merkel made the remark after a meeting with French ...

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  14. EU embrace of eastern partners turns lukewarmRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... arrivals at the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga, on Fr... (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, speaks with European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini during a group photo at the Eastern Partnership summit ...

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  15. European leaders usher Greece back to negotiating tableRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    German chancellor Angela Merkel talks with Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras at the begining of the second day of the fourth European Union eastern Partnership Summit in Riga, as Latvia holds the rotating presidency of the EU Council. European leaders told Greece today to return to the negotiating table for "intensive work" to wrap up a reform agreement before cash runs out, sidestepping Athens' demand for a comprehensive, long-term solution to its troubles.

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  16. Fiercely critical of NSA, Germany now answering for its own spy practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel discovered in 2013 that the National Security Agency had been snooping on her countrymen, and even tapping her own cellphone, through the media leaks by former agency contractor Edward Snowden. Soon after, she famously remarked, "Spying between friends, that's just not done."

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  17. EU referendum: David Cameron hints at early vote on Britain's European Union membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... domestic matters with the Queen's Speech on Wednesday before travelling to Berlin and Paris for meetings with Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande. He will then travel to Warsaw for talks with the Polish Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz. Mr Cameron admitted ...

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  18. Cameron To Meet Juncker At Chequers In EU Renegotiation 'Charm Offensive'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Groong

    CAMERON TO MEET JUNCKER AT CHEQUERS IN EU RENEGOTIATION 'CHARM OFFENSIVE' The UK prime minister will also try to win over Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel after meeting EC president at country home David Cameron and Jean -Claude Juncker in Riga. Inviting the European commission president to Chequers could prove a turning point in the pair's relations.

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  19. Schaeuble said to raise possibility of Greek parallel currencyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... are preparing for the worst amid a standoff with Greece that has dragged on since February. While Chancellor Angela Merkel and her finance minister say the goal is to keep Greece in the euro, Schaeuble has also said he wouldnA't rule out a Greek ...

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  20. Europe Markets: European stocks slip, but notch strongest week in past sixRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... financial problems. After a Thursday meeting among Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande, a Greek government spokesman, Gabriel Sakellaridis, said Friday morning that a reform ...

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