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 2022-06-23 08:46 

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Ukraine war threatens climate targets...

Massive global military emissions often go unreported. That could change as the G7 meets and addresses the impacts of a Ukrainian conflict fueled by Russian oil and gas....

 2022-06-23 08:23 

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Schloss Elmau: G7, nine restaurants, no air conditioning...

This June, the G7 Summit will be held in the same hotel for the second time: Schloss Elmau. But why there? Perhaps it's because the hotel has some special features....

 2022-06-23 08:23 

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Schloss Elmau: G7, 9 restaurants, no air conditioning...

This week, the G7 summit in Germany will be held in the same hotel for the second time: Schloss Elmau. But why there? Perhaps it's because the hotel has some special features....

 2022-06-23 08:05 

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Germany enters phase 2 of emergency gas plan as Russia slows supply...

Germany is looking to lower gas demand to ward off long-term shortages as Russia throttles the gas flow. Gas prices for consumers could rise even more as a consequence....

 2022-06-23 07:44 

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Israel politics: Knesset moves closer to dissolving, setting stage for possible election...

Israeli lawmakers have voted in favor of a preliminary measure to dissolve parliament. It is the first step toward a fifth election in less than four years. The vote could take place in autumn....

 2022-06-23 07:05 

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EU will 'stand by its promises' on Western Balkans enlargement...

Ahead of a leaders' summit in Brussels, German government envoy Manuel Sarrazin tells DW of the geostrategic importance of EU enlargement for the Western Balkans, and how Russia's war has influenced the process....

 2022-06-23 06:12 

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Will Germany return to nuclear power?...

As Germany moves to wean itself off Russian energy, politicians are debating a pause to the country's planned nuclear phaseout. Experts warn, however, that it may not be so easy....

 2022-06-23 04:56 

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Vienna returns as world's 'most liveable city'...

Germany's Frankfurt climbed 32 places to 7th position while Hamburg and Dusseldorf came in at 16 and 22 according to British weekly newspaper The Economist's annual index....

 2022-06-23 02:26 

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk calls Berlin, Texas factories 'gigantic money furnaces'...

The South African-born entrepreneur said low output and supply chain issues are making the new factories an expensive endeavor. The Berlin factory in particular has been met with union and environmental challenges....

 2022-06-23 02:05 

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UNICEF: Malnutrition puts 8 million children at risk of death...

Food prices have risen sharply this year due to the war in Ukraine, drought tied to climate change in some countries and the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the UN children's agency....

 2022-06-22 23:40 

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Ukraine: Russia launches fresh rocket assault on Kharkiv — live updates...

A top Ukrainian official says Russia is striking Kharkiv in an attempt to divert troops from the key Donbas region. DW has the latest....

 2022-06-22 20:07 

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Opinion: A scandal foretold over antisemitic art at documenta...

Early warnings that documenta guest curators ruangrupa art collective of Indonesia supported anti-Jewish tendencies were ignored. Predictably, that has led to controversy, says DW's Sabine Kieselbach...

 2022-06-22 20:03 

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US: Joe Biden calls for fuel tax suspension...

The US President says suspending taxes on gasoline won't "reduce all the pain, but it will be a big help." Republican lawmakers and even members of his own Democrats are skeptical....

 2022-06-22 19:33 

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'We were deceived,' say Russian prisoners of war in Ukraine...

In Ukraine, captured Russian soldiers say their government tricked them. How are they treated as POWs and what do they think of the war? DW was able to get exclusive access and speak with prisoners in one facility....

 2022-06-22 19:07 

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France: Emmanuel Macron calls for a 'new way to govern'...

The French president has said opposition groups were available to work with him on big issues after his Ensemble bloc lost its parliamentary majority....

 2022-06-22 18:25 

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Diego Maradona: Medical staff face trial over star's death...

Argentine judicial authorities are set to put eight people on trial over alleged failures in the care of Argentine football star Diego Maradona....

 2022-06-22 18:12 

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South Africa: Zondo commission submits final Zuma-era graft report...

Almost four years after it began, the Commission of Inquiry into "state capture" has completed its anti-graft investigation. In six reports, it sets out the case against former president Jacob Zuma and his cronies....

 2022-06-22 17:04 

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Ukraine will need a 'Marshall Plan' for reconstruction — live updates...

Rebuilding Ukraine will take "generations"; and require funding akin to the post-WWII Marshall Plan, according to Germany's Olaf Scholz. Finland says it is ready to defend itself in case of an attack. DW has the latest....

 2022-06-22 17:01 

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Bulgaria government collapses after no-confidence vote...

Lawmakers have toppled the government of Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov after a no-confidence vote over its fiscal and economic policies....

 2022-06-22 16:57 

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'Elvis': A cinematic celebration of the king of rock 'n' roll...

Baz Luhrmann's fast-paced ride through Elvis Presley's life arrives in cinemas, with Austin Butler as the singing sensation and Tom Hanks playing his manager....

 2022-06-22 16:40 

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UK unveils bill to overrule European human rights decisons...

The new Bill of Rights could see the UK refusing to follow certain rulings by the European Court of Human Rights. The move comes after a judge in Strasbourg stopped flights removing asylum seekers to Rwanda....

 2022-06-22 16:40 

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UK unveils bill to overrule European human rights decisions...

The new Bill of Rights could see the UK refusing to follow certain rulings by the European Court of Human Rights. The move comes after a judge in Strasbourg stopped flights from removing asylum-seekers to Rwanda....

 2022-06-22 16:18 

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US Senate unveils bipartisan gun control bill...

Spurred by recent shootings, US lawmakers have reached a bipartisan agreement on gun control in the country. If passed, the bill will become the first major US gun legislation in 29 years....

 2022-06-22 16:10 

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Putin vows to reroute Russian exports to BRICS nations...

Russia is "actively redirecting its trade flows," Vladimir Putin has told a meeting of BRICS countries, while China's Xi has warned of "expanding military alliances."...

 2022-06-22 14:49 

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What causes earthquakes in Afghanistan?...

A large earthquake killed hundreds of people in Afghanistan on Tuesday. What caused it?...

 2022-06-22 14:36 

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Olaf Scholz: NATO partners can 'rely on Germany'...

In a speech ahead of key summits, the German chancellor has told parliament that "we will defend every square meter of NATO territory." He also described a partnership with Russia under Vladimir Putin as "unimaginable."...

 2022-06-22 14:00 

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US unveils plans to limit nicotine levels in cigarettes...

The White House plans to establish a maximum nicotine level in cigarettes sold in the United States. Nicotine is the addictive substance in tobacco....

 2022-06-22 13:44 

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France investigates government minister over rape report...

Prosecutors have received two rape reports about Chrysoula Zacharopoulou. The Greek-born junior minister had previously worked as a gynecologist....

 2022-06-22 13:33 

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Saudi crown prince makes first Turkey trip since Khashoggi murder...

Mohammed bin Salman is visiting Turkey for the first time since the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. The trip comes as Turkey faces its worst economic crisis in decades....

 2022-06-22 13:19 

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Germany lays out plan to overhaul rail network...

Transport bosses say work is scheduled to begin in 2024 as modernization of heavily used routes is essential if Germany is to meet its climate targets....

 2022-06-22 13:08 

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German idioms that refer to foreign nations...

How Germans describe an affluent lifestyle, a colloquial term used for serving time behind bars — and a typical sarcastic response....

 2022-06-22 13:07 

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France investigates government minister over rape claims...

Prosecutors have received two rape allegations against Chrysoula Zacharopoulou. The Greek-born junior minister had previously worked as a gynecologist....

 2022-06-22 13:05 

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India: 'Mosque vetting' by Hindu groups draws criticism...

Hindu nationalist groups in India claim that many mosques and Islamic monuments from the Mughal era were built on sacred Hindu sites. Muslims fear more marginalization as a result of these measures....

 2022-06-22 13:00 

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Chancellor Scholz says NATO partners can rely on Germany...

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz told the Bundestag that NATO allies can rely on Germany to come to their aid, with a new level of commitment to military spending. The speech came ahead of EU, G7 and NATO summits....

 2022-06-22 12:10 

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Antisemitic mural removed at Documenta art fair...

After first covering up the artwork deemed to include antisemitic depictions, Documenta organizers have pulled down the controversial banner by artist collective, Taring Padi....

 2022-06-22 12:10 

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Antisemitic mural removed from documenta fifteen art exhibition...

After first covering up an artwork deemed to include antisemitic depictions, documenta organizers have pulled down the controversial banner by artist collective Taring Padi....

 2022-06-22 12:10 

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Antisemitic mural removed from Documenta art exhibition...

After first covering up an artwork deemed to include antisemitic depictions, documenta organizers have pulled down the controversial banner by artist collective Taring Padi....

 2022-06-22 12:01 

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Timothy Snyder compares Russian grain blockade to Stalin's starvation tactics...

US historian Timothy Snyder has compared Russia's blockade of grain supplies from Ukraine with Stalin's terror of hunger. At the Global Media Forum, he called for more independent reporting from on the ground in Ukraine....

 2022-06-22 11:25 

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The EU enlargement promise to Western Balkans holds, German envoy says...

The EU Western Balkans summit takes place in Brussels on Wednesday. Ahead of talks, the German government's envoy Manuel Sarrazin warns of the slow progress in the EU enlargement process for the Western Balkans....

 2022-06-22 11:13 

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Labor Notes 2022: US workers are pushing unions to the mainstream...

After decades in the rut, the US labor movement appears reinvigorated. At the Labor Notes conference in Chicago, labor leaders wanted to ensure it's a true upsurge, and not just a blip, as Teddy Ostrow reports....

 2022-06-22 11:13 

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Labor Notes 2022: US workers are pushing unions into the mainstream...

After decades in a rut, the US labor movement appears to be reinvigorated. At the Labor Notes conference in Chicago, labor leaders wanted to ensure it's a true upsurge and not just a blip, as Teddy Ostrow reports....

 2022-06-22 11:05 

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China: Floods in the south force evacuations, destroy property...

Flooding in southern China has forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people. Heavy rainfall has swamped cities in Guangdong province, with houses and cars swept away....

 2022-06-22 10:25 

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Two Jesuit Priests gunned down in Mexico...

A man seeking sanctuary at their church was also killed. The two priests belonged to a religious order well-known for negotiating gang disputes in Chihuahua — a region wracked by organized crime....

 2022-06-22 09:25 

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Death toll rises in Afghanistan earthquake...

Afghan emergency officials say at least 920 people have been killed following magnitude 6 earthquake in eastern Afghanistan, with warnings the death toll is likely to rise....

 2022-06-22 09:25 

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Afghanistan struck by deadliest earthquake in 2 decades...

Emergency officials say at least 920 people have been killed after a magnitude 6 earthquake in eastern Afghanistan. The death toll is likely to rise as search efforts continue....

 2022-06-22 09:14 

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Saud Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman is heading to Turkey to normalize relations...

The Saudi crown prince will visit Turkey for the first time since the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. The trip comes as Turkey faces its worst economic crisis in decades....

 2022-06-22 08:39 

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Explained: Why is Kaliningrad so important to Russia?...

Russia and Lithuania have become embroiled in a row after the EU state barred transport of some Kaliningrad-bound goods through its territory. But where is Kaliningrad, why is it part of Russia and what makes it so key?...

 2022-06-22 05:56 

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Brazil's Lula makes green promises in election bid...

The 76-year-old leftist is seeking a third term after serving as president from 2003 to 2010. Polls show he is ahead of far-right incumbent Jair Bolsonaro....

 2022-06-22 05:53 

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BREAKING — Scores killed in Afghanistan earthquake...

A 5.9 magnitude earthquake in eastern Afghanistan has killed "hundreds of people" according to a local official....

 2022-06-22 05:53 

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Scores killed in Afghanistan earthquake...

A magnitude 6 earthquake in eastern Afghanistan has killed "hundreds of people," according to local officials....

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