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  • Germany rejected Trump's claim that Germany owes NATO and US
    Germany_rejected_trump's_claim_that_germany_owes_nato_and_the_u.s._money_for_defense 2017-03-20 10:10:17 UTC
    German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's claim that Germany owes NATO and the United States "vast sums" of money for defense. "There is no debt account at NATO," von der Leyen said in a state...
  • Slaughter of innocent civilians continues in battle for western Mosul
    Battle_for_western_mosul 2017-03-19 10:42:04 UTC
    Slaughter of innocent civilians continues in battle for western Mosul Rights groups have expressed concern over the mounting civilian death toll, as Islamic State fights from homes and densely-populated areas, a threat the Iraqi military and U....
  • German Journalists Schools US Reporters | The Straightforward Line Of German Journalists Visibly Put Off Trump: 'Why do keep saying things you know are not true?'
    German_journalists_schools_us_reporters 2017-03-21 14:47:52 UTC
    US reporters shocked when the German reporter asked Trump: "Why do you keep saying things you know are not true Mr President?" The first face-to-face meeting between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel started awkwardly a...
  • Millions more Americans uninsured under Republican plan
    Millions_more_americans_uninsured_under_republican_plan 2017-03-13 21:18:37 UTC
    By David Lawder | WASHINGTON — An eagerly awaited nonpartisan CBO report by the U.S. Congressional Budget Office found that millions more Americans would lose insurance under a Republican plan to dismantle Obamacare. It dealt a potential setba...
  • Scotland considers to hold independence vote in autumn 2018
    Brexit 2017-03-09 10:24:55 UTC
    Scotland considers to hold independence vote in autumn 2018. By Elisabeth O'Leary | EDINBURGH Scotland could hold an independence referendum in autumn 2018, just months before the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union, Scottish Fir...
  • Trump wants to separate mothers from their children
    Trump_wants_to_separate_mothers_from_their_children 2017-03-04 06:27:40 UTC
    By Julia Edwards Ainsley | WASHINGTON — Women and children crossing together illegally into the United States could be separated by U.S. authorities under a proposal being considered by the Department of Homeland Security, according to three g...
  • White House viewed the EU as a flawed construct - Steve Bannon Contradicts Pence
    White_house_viewed_the_eu_as_a_flawed_construct_-_steve_bannon_contradicts_pence 2017-02-23 20:48:24 UTC
    <h2>Steve Bannon Contradicts Pence: White House viewed the EU as a flawed construct.</h2>By Noah Barkin | BERLIN — In the week before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited Brussels and pledged America's "steadfast and enduring" commitment to...
  • Mr President, Europe Doesn't Like You!
    Mr_president__europe_doesn't_like_you! 2017-03-07 08:06:08 UTC
    <h3>Swedes were left scratching their heads over what happened #LastNightInSweden after US President Trump invented a terror attack in their nation. Now, the gaff has become a running joke on online.</h3> Those still mourning the victims of t...
  • Germany And Canada Strongest Defender Of Unalienable Rights
    Germany_and_canada_strongest_defender_of_the_'unalienable_rights' 2017-02-18 09:02:11 UTC
    Among 'last defenders' of liberal world order, Merkel does the heavy lifting It seems an ice age since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Germany's Angela Merkel were anointed the last defenders of the liberal international order. But it was ...
  • Did Putin guide Trump's presidential campaign?
    Did_putin_guide_trump's_presidential_campaign_ 2017-02-16 01:28:30 UTC
    Key Senate committee chairman wants briefing on Flynn. Latest: The Republican and Democratic leaders of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday to send the committee doc...
  • Trump embodies the shameless corruption
    Donald_trump_embodies_the_shameless_corruption 2017-02-10 08:18:33 UTC
    <h3>Democrats need to mount a strong, ongoing argument that Trump’s corruption is integrally linked to policies that go against ordinary people. It’s unlikely that a Republican House and Senate would want to start impeachment proceedings unless Tr...
  • Germany Sets High Bar for G20 Summit: Free Trade, Resisting Currency Wars and Fighting Climate Change
    16929 2017-02-09 09:55:52 UTC
    Germany Sets High Bar for G20 Summit: Free Trade, Resisting Currency Wars and Fighting Climate Change. By Noah Barkin and Jan Strupczewski BERLIN/BRUSSELS - Germany will press the Group of 20 to reaffirm its commitment to promoting free trad...
  • Trump Has Broken His Oath To America
    Trump_has_broken_his_oath_to_america 2017-02-05 21:08:11 UTC
    By Anthony Lester On his inauguration as president of the United States, on Jan. 20, Donald Trump took the oath of office in accordance with the U.S. Constitution. He swore that he would to the best of his ability “preserve, protect and defend th...
  • European Council President says Trump and ISIS are threat to Europe
    European_council_president_says_trump_and_isis_are_threat_to_europe 2017-01-31 21:14:33 UTC
    European Council President Donald Tusk has called Donald Trump an existential threat to Europe, in an extraordinary attack on the new US President. In an open letter delivered to leaders of the 27 member states, Mr Tusk included the new Americ...
  • The Anti-Democratic Worldview of Steve Bannon
    Donald_trump%e2%80%99s_chief_strategist__senior_counselor_and_the_permanent_member_of_national_security_council__steve_bannon 2017-02-03 08:53:04 UTC
    Donald Trump’s chief strategist, senior counselor and the permanent member of National Security Council, Steve Bannon, laid out his global nationalist vision in unusually in-depth remarks delivered by Skype to a conference held inside the Vatican ...
  • President Obama is 'heartened' by backlash to Trump's order
    President_obama_is_'heartened'_by_backlash_to_trump's_order 2017-01-31 06:39:37 UTC
    The 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama criticized Trump's executive order curbing immigration in a statement on Monday, backing protesters who have taken to the nation's airports to express their displeasure with Trump's action on F...
  • Trudeau says Canada will take refugees banned by U.S.
    Trudeau_says_canada_will_take_refugees_banned_by_u.s 2017-01-29 19:36:34 UTC
    TORONTO (AP) –Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for refugees rejected by U.S. President Donald Trump: Canada will take you. He also intends to talk to Trump about the success of Canada’s refugee policy. Trudeau reacted to ...
  • Nobel laureate Malala condemns Trump’s anti-refugee policy
    Malala_global_gathering 2017-01-29 19:07:58 UTC
    In a powerful statement, Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai condemns Trump’s anti-refugee policy. Donald Trump’s executive order which reportedly bans people from several majority-Muslim countries—along with his explicit promise to prioritize Ch...
  • Germany eyes to fill the void created by Trump’s TPP Withdrawal
    Germany_eyes_to_fill_the_void_created_by_trump%e2%80%99s_tpp_withdrawal 2017-01-29 19:08:12 UTC
    German Foreign Minister, Sigmar Gabriel, said Germany and Europe should stand ready to fill the void created by Trump's cancellation of a major trade deal with Asia, and other protectionist measures. Mr Gabriel outlined his priorities in a firs...
  • A growing number of Californians Want to withdrawal from United States
    A_growing_number_of_californians_want_to_withdrawal_from_united_states 2017-01-25 03:29:49 UTC
    SACRAMENTO, CALIF. (Reuters) - The election of Republican businessman Donald Trump as president of the United States has some Californians dreaming - of their own country. One in every three California residents supports the most populous U.S. ...
  • Day 1: Trump presidency faces global protests - Women's march
    Day_1-_trump_presidency_faces_global_protests_-_women's_march 2017-01-22 19:56:24 UTC
    By Scott Malone and Ginger Gibson | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of women filled the streets of major American cities to lead an unprecedented wave of international protests against President Donald Trump, mocking and denouncin...
  • Obama Will Go Down as One of the Greatest Presidents of All Time
    Obama_will_go_down_as_one_of_the_greatest_presidents_of_all_time 2017-01-20 06:48:07 UTC
    <h2>Why Obama Will Go Down as One of the Greatest Presidents of All Time</h2> <h3>Missing our former POTUS.</h3> Something is dawning on us—it’s almost too soon for us to admit, but it’s there, a half-considered thought only now blooming i...
  • Global Temperature hits new high in 2016 for the third straight year
    Global_temperature_hits_new_high_in_2016_for_the_third_straight_year 2017-01-19 17:45:40 UTC
    OSLO (Reuters) - World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set for global warming with extremes including unprecedented heat in India and ice melt in the Arctic, U.S. government agencies...
  • Germany Schools Trump On Trade - “Build Better Cars”
    Germany_schools_trump_on_trade_-_%e2%80%9cbuild_better_cars%e2%80%9d 2017-03-21 14:47:41 UTC
    Berlin has mounted a staunch defence of its policies after Donald Trump criticised the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, for her stance during the refugee crisis and threatened a 35% tariff on BMW cars imported into the US. <hr><h2><i><a href=...
  • The danger of Trump's economic policies
    The_danger_of_trump's_economic_policies 2017-01-18 04:07:30 UTC
    Protectionism has a certain appeal in every age and every nation, because of what we might call a piece of faulty wiring in the human brain. Our instincts were evolved on the savannahs of Pleistocene Africa. We have an ingrained tendency to ...