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2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Doyle McManus: Why Germany feels dissed

I arrived in Berlin last week hoping to see something rare: a country that's prosperous, well-governed and even happy, if only because it was just crowned champion of soccer's World Cup.

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Related Topix: Social Democratic Party of Germany, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

3 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

We must end cyber warfare: RSA's Arthur Coviello

Speaking at the RSA Asia Pacific & Japan conference in Singapore, Coviello acknowledged that China and the United States have had a long and, at times, "interesting relationship."

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Related Topix: Prison, Europe, World News, Germany

7 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

Merkel eyes trade portfolio for Oettinger

German Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger will be assigned the trade portfolio in the new European Commission.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Foreign Policy

Brexit Stage Right

If Britain makes good on its threats to leave the European Union, the impact will be felt far beyond Europe.

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Related Topix: Labour Party (UK), Luxembourg, Europe, World News, Germany

Barron's

Russia: Noisy Talks, Level 3 Sanction Unlikely, Limited Contagion

EU foreign ministers will meet in Brussels tomorrow, to discuss further sanctions against Russia, after evidence mounted over the weekend that pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine used missiles supplied by Russia to shoot down Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 on July 17. This morning, the Market Vectors Russia ETF slumped 2.8%.

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Related Topix: Yandex, Europe, World News, Germany, Warsaw, NY

Bloomberg

Germany Limits Outlook for EU Accord on Punishing Russia

Germany 's top diplomat sought to limit expectations that European Union foreign ministers will agree on punishing Russia for its alleged role in the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine .

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Related Topix: Social Democratic Party of Germany, Europe, World News, Germany, Walter Steinmeier, Vladimir Putin

Common Dreams

Reaping What We Have Sown in Gaza

Palestinians from Gaza at the Egyptian-controlled Rafah border crossing last week.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Liberal Political News

Journalgazette.net

Merkel the model for female leadership

Would women be better than men at running the world? There's a case to be made on the example of Angela Merkel, currently the longest-serving - and most popular - leader of a Group of Seven country.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, New York, Vladimir Putin

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Russia Taday

Berlin wants to prosecute US handlers of German spies

Criminal prosecution is likely to be expanded on Americans involved in recruiting and supervising activities of German officials spying for the US intelligence, Germany's Justice Minister Heiko Maas told Welt am Sonntag.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany

Russia Taday

'NSA in da house': German artist lights up US Embassy

The facade of the US embassy is illuminated with a light installation by German artist Oliver Bienkowski showing an image of US President Barack Obama wearing a baseball cap and reading "NSA in da House" in Berlin on early July 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany

WireNews+Co

PM Calls With Chancellor Merkel And President Hollande On Flight MH17 Disaster

The Prime Minister spoke to Chancellor Merkel and President Hollande this morning about the Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster "Both calls focused on 2 important issues: access to the crash site; and the EU's approach to Russia given all the evidence suggests the missile was launched by pro-Russian separatists.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

CNews

Ukraine accuses rebels of hiding plane crash evidence

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday that the evidence indicates that a Russian missile was used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, while Britain said Moscow faced "pariah" status and the threat of further economic sanctions.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Prison, Europe, World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin

ABC News

Europe Leaders Warn Russia to Get Crash Zone Open

The leaders of France, Germany and Britain are telling Russia's Vladimir Putin to ensure that separatists in Ukraine give full access to investigators at the Malaysian plane crash site or risk the ire of Europe.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin, Air Accidents, Francois Hollande

Daily Star

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TRAGIC: Andrew Hoare, his wife Estella and their sons Jasper and Friso were all on board MH17 when it was shot down over Ukraine [IG] "Devoted family man" Andrew Hoare, his wife Estella and their two sons Jasper, 15, and Friso, 12, were travelling to Malaysia for a holiday when the plane crashed down in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Vladimir Putin, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Deutsche Welle

Deadly collision of Polish buses outside Dresden

At least 10 people have been killed and nine critically injured after a double-decker Polish Coach collided with another Polish minibus near the eastern German city of Dresden.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany

Deutsche Welle

Ukraine says evidence proves Russians behind MH17 attack

Ukraine's counterintelligence chief has said his country has proof that Russian citizens were behind the missile attack that brought down MH17.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Terrorism, Malaysia, Europe, Germany

Free Republic

2014: Obama’s America

The summer of 2014 will go down in history as the season when America fell apart.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin

Forbes.com

German NSA Inquiry Chief Proposes Ultimate Cybersecurity Move... Use A Typewriter

Germany is considering ditching PCs and returning to the typewriter for sensitive documents in the wake of the NSA spying scandal, the head of the government's inquiry into the situation has admitted.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, CPU, Science / Technology, Cell Phones, Electronics

KIII

Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc

Poland's foreign minister had sharp words on the downing of the Malaysia Airlines jumbo jet in Ukraine - blaming the crash on Russia-backed "bandits."

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Germany, Slovakia

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc

In this photo taken on Monday, July 14, 2014, people pass by posters that express Polish opposition to Russia, in Warsaw, Poland.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Slovakia

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