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Beer, sausages and politics: German nationalism threatens Oktoberfest

Added: 22.09.2018 12:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

Munich, the capital of the southern German state of Bavaria, has been stocking up on beer and sausages as it prepares for Oktoberfest: an annual festival of traditional German food, dancing, beer and clothing.

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MIlitary rocket tests cause weeks-long moorland fire in northern Germany

Added: 21.09.2018 14:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

Prosecutors are investigating the German armed forces after a fire caused by military rocket tests almost three weeks ago continued to burn across a moorland in northern Germany, a military spokesperson told CNN on Friday.

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Germany approves arms sales to Saudi Arabia, breaking coalition promise

Added: 20.09.2018 19:10 | 1 views | 0 comments

The German government has approved the delivery of controversial weapons systems to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan, despite a January ban on arms sales to countries embroiled in the bloody conflict in Yemen, a German lawmaker confirmed to CNN on Thursday. 

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Under-fire German spy chief's 'promotion' sparks outrage

Added: 19.09.2018 11:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Politicians across the spectrum have expressed outrage at the apparent promotion of Germany's spy chief who was removed from his post following allegations of far-right sympathies.

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German spy chief accused of far-right sympathies removed from post

Added: 18.09.2018 19:14 | 2 views | 0 comments

The head of Germany's domestic spy agency has been removed after accusations of showing sympathy for the far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD), government spokesman Steffen Seibert said Tuesday.

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Statue for man who saved thousands of Jews

Added: 18.09.2018 13:37 | 2 views | 0 comments

A former British spy who saved thousands of Jews from death in Nazi Germany will be honored with a statue in his memory on Tuesday.

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Pussy Riot member was probably poisoned, German medics say

Added: 18.09.2018 10:02 | 2 views | 0 comments

German doctors say there is a "high plausibility" that a member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot, who was taken ill in Russia last week, was poisoned.

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Francis slammed for 'glacial' response

Added: 14.09.2018 4:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

Germany's Catholic Church 'dismayed and ashamed' by child sex abuse

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Police clear tree houses in German forest to make way for mining company

Added: 13.09.2018 11:38 | 1 views | 0 comments

Police moved into a forest in western Germany Thursday morning to remove tree houses that have been occupied for years by environmental activists and make way for mining company RWE, which runs a nearby open-pit coal mine and is seeking to raze further sections of the forest.

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Germany's Catholic Church 'dismayed and ashamed' by child sex abuse

Added: 12.09.2018 17:21 | 2 views | 0 comments

A new report from Germany's Catholic Church admits to "at least" 3,766 cases of child sex abuse by the clergy between 1946 and 2014, according to local publications Die Zeit and Spiegel Online who have seen a leaked copy.

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