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Merkel ‘outraged’ by Nazi chants in far-right rally
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Merkel ‘outraged’ by Nazi chants in far-right rally

German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on during a leadership meeting of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party on September 10, 2018 in Berlin. / AFP PHOTO / Odd ANDERSEN German Chancellor Angela Merkel voiced anger Monday against Nazi chants by far-right demonstrators marching over the death of a German man […]

Merkel, German intel chief clash on ‘foreigner hunt’ reports
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Merkel, German intel chief clash on ‘foreigner hunt’ reports

German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech at the opening of the Germany – Qatar Forum on Business and Investment, also attended by the Emir of Qatar, at the Maritim Hotel in Berlin, on September 7, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Tobias SCHWARZ The head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency […]

Migration truce shatters in Germany after mob violence
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Migration truce shatters in Germany after mob violence

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses guests during an awards ceremony for the "Jugend Forscht" (youth researches) youth science competition, at the Chancellery in Berlin on September 6, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL A tense truce within German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative camp imploded Thursday after her hardline interior […]

Migration truce shatters in Germany after mob violence
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Migration truce shatters in Germany after mob violence

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses guests during an awards ceremony for the "Jugend Forscht" (youth researches) youth science competition, at the Chancellery in Berlin on September 6, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL A tense truce within German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative camp imploded Thursday after her hardline interior […]

German FA boss Grindel confident Ozil affair doesn’t threaten Euro 2024 bid
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German FA boss Grindel confident Ozil affair doesn’t threaten Euro 2024 bid

President of the German Football Association (DFB – Deutscher Fussball-Bund) Reinhard Grindel poses during a photo session in Monaco on August 30, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE The under-pressure president of the German Football Association (DFB), Reinhard Grindel, has told AFP he is confident the controversy over Mesut […]

Police under fire after Germany far-right mob violence
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Police under fire after Germany far-right mob violence

Police officers wait for the arrival of German Chancellor Angela Merkels visit to the Saxony branch of Trumpf in Neukirch, Germany, August 16, 2018. Picture taken through a window. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel Police in eastern Germany were accused Wednesday of stoking tensions by leaking to far-right groups the arrest warrant over […]

‘Hate in the streets’ has no place in Germany: Merkel
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‘Hate in the streets’ has no place in Germany: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during a joint press conference with the Croatian Prime Minister in Berlin on August 28, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Tobias SCHWARZ Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday condemned violent far-right protests that degenerated into attacks against foreign-looking people, saying “hate in the streets” has no […]

Merkel condemns ‘hunt’ against foreigners as far-right calls new demonstration
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Merkel condemns ‘hunt’ against foreigners as far-right calls new demonstration

German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on during her traditional summer interview at a TV studio of German public broadcaster ARD on August 26, 2018 in Berlin. / AFP PHOTO / Tobias SCHWARZ Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday condemned far-right protesters for seeking to “hunt down” foreigners after the killing of […]

WWII bomb defused in Germany after 18,500 evacuated
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WWII bomb defused in Germany after 18,500 evacuated

Marco Ofenstein from Rhineland-Palatinate's bomb disposal team works on the disposal of a World War II aerial bomb in Ludwigshafen, western Germany, on August 26, 2018.<br />Around 18,500 people had to leave their houses in an evacuation measure due to the bomb disposal. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Uwe […]

Merkel stresses media freedom after police blocked TV crew at far-right rally
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Merkel stresses media freedom after police blocked TV crew at far-right rally

German Chancelor Angela Merkel gestures during a press conference in Tbilisi on August 23, 2018. Angela Merkel has arrived in Georgia, starting her three day visit of South Caucasus former Soviet States – Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan. / AFP PHOTO / Vano Shlamov German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday stressed […]

Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months
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Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months

S Class Mercedes-Benz has sold a sum of 1,356,350 vehicles in the first seven months of this year, which represents an increase of 2.3 per cent and a new record. Mercedes-Benz maintained its market leadership as the premium brand with the highest number of new registrations in the first seven […]