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 2023-01-22 11:04 

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Scholz and Macron celebrate 60 years of Elysee Treaty...

Lawmakers from Germany and France are gathering in Paris to pay tribute to the historic treaty that has underpinned six decades of cooperation between their two countries....

 2023-01-22 10:51 

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Multiple casualties reported in California mass shooting...

The shooting took place near a Chinese New Year celebration in Monterey Park....

 2023-01-22 10:51 

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California: Gunman flees after Monterey Park mass shooting...

Police are still hunting for the gunman who opened fire at dance venue in Monterey Park, near Los Angeles. The attack came as the local community celebrated Lunar New Year....

 2023-01-22 10:43 

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Eritrean troops seen leaving towns in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Locals said convoys of Eritrean forces aligned with Ethiopia's government were pulling out. The US hailed the "ongoing withdrawal" as a key step to peace after two years of fighting....

 2023-01-22 09:43 

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New Zealand: Hipkins to replace Ardern as prime minister...

Incoming prime minister Chris Hipkins praised Jacinda Ardern following her shock resignation. Hipkins also named Carmel Sepuloni as his deputy — New Zealand's first person of Pacific Island descent to hold that position....

 2023-01-22 09:03 

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India blocks BBC documentary critical of PM Modi...

Indian officials accused the BBC of spreading "hateful propaganda" with the new documentary on Narendra Modi's government and its stance on India's Muslims....

 2023-01-22 08:08 

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Israel: Tens of thousands protest against judicial reforms...

Demonstrators protested in Tel Aviv and other Israeli cities for a third Saturday against planned judicial reforms. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says it will restore balance between the three branches of government....

 2023-01-22 07:26 

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France and Germany seek to get relations back on track for treaty anniversary...

As France and Germany celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty, there's mounting pressure for the two countries to revamp their cooperation and leadership within the EU....

 2023-01-22 07:26 

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Elysee Treaty: 60 years of Franco-German friendship...

West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and French President Charles de Gaulle signed the Elysee Treaty 60 years ago, marking the end of an ancient enmity. Now the friendship needs to be revived....

 2023-01-22 03:51 

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Burkina Faso orders French troops to leave...

Relations between the two nations soured after the army took control, for a second time, in Burkina Faso in September last year. France also pulled out of neighboring Mali last year....

 2023-01-22 01:34 

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Haiti: Gang violence leaves police officers dead...

Armed gangs control large swathes of territory in the Haitian capital of Port-Au-Prince. Haiti has been thrown into chaos since the assassination of President Jovenel Moise in 2021....

 2023-01-22 00:17 

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US: DOJ finds more classified files at Joe Biden's home...

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) said the documents were from Biden's past roles as US vice president and senator....

 2023-01-21 20:52 

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How Bulgaria secretly armed Ukraine with NATO weapons deliveries...

Bulgaria's former government quietly supplied Ukraine with weapons soon after Russia invaded last year, according to an investigation by the German daily Die Welt....

 2023-01-21 20:15 

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Brazil's Lula replaces army chief in aftermath of riots...

The Brazilian president gave his top army general his marching orders despite assurances of the military's loyalty....

 2023-01-21 19:45 

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Russia's RT France closes after EU sanctions...

The broadcaster's closure comes after its assets were frozen in line with a recent round of EU sanctions. The EU introduced a broadcast ban on Russian media shortly after the invasion of Ukraine....

 2023-01-21 19:45 

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RT France closes after EU sanctions, Moscow vows retaliation...

The broadcaster's closure comes after its assets were frozen in line with a recent round of EU sanctions. The EU introduced a broadcast ban on Russian media shortly after the invasion of Ukraine....

 2023-01-21 18:50 

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Greece expands fence along border with Turkey...

On a visit to the border fence, Greek officials reminded EU diplomats the barrier was helping to safeguard the whole of Europe....

 2023-01-21 18:00 

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Refreshed Max Eberl embarks on new chapter with RB Leipzig...

RB Leipzig kept Bayern Munich at bay as the Bundesliga season resumed on Friday night. It was also the first outing for sporting director Max Eberl, who is back and pulling the strings in Leipzig alongside Marco Rose....

 2023-01-21 17:55 

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Peru: Government shuts Machu Picchu as protests continue...

Peru's Ministry of Culture said the closure of the tourist site came to "preserve the safety of the visitors." Violent protests have continued since the removal and arrest of leftist former President Pedro Castillo....

 2023-01-21 17:24 

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Driver shakes off German police in high-speed car chase...

A driver was able to elude authorities after a high-speed chase in southern Germany reached speeds of "well over 250 kilometers per hour" and involved 41 police cars as well as a helicopter....

 2023-01-21 16:39 

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German farmers rally for government support...

Thousands of farmers from across Germany converged in Berlin for an annual protest calling for more financial assistance and fairer taxes. The protest comes at the start of Berlin's International Green Week....

 2023-01-21 15:35 

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Spain: Thousands stage anti-government protest in Madrid...

Right-wing and far-right parties organized the rally, accusing leftist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez of doing deals with coup leaders and terrorists. Spain is due for local, regional and national elections this year....

 2023-01-21 12:59 

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Ukraine updates: Russia, Ukraine deadlocked on 3 frontlines...

British military officials say the war is in a stalemate in Ukraine's northeast, Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia. Zelenskyy attended a funeral for the interior minister killed in a helicopter crash. DW has the latest....

 2023-01-21 12:26 

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Russia: HIV-positive teens refusing treatment...

Russian teenagers who are HIV-positive face discrimination and serious psychological stress. Quite a few, however, are ditching the medicine they desperately need to keep their infections in check....

 2023-01-21 12:24 

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Germany set to shrink its XXL parliament...

The Bundestag is bursting at the seams, with more seats than ever before. The German government has now presented a proposal for electoral law reform to make it smaller....

 2023-01-21 11:16 

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2023: Year of the Rabbit...

A symbol of prosperity, abundance and fertility in Chinese, European and some American cultures, here's a look at some famous rabbits of pop culture....

 2023-01-21 10:49 

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Germany: RWE to seek compensation from anti-coal protesters...

The energy company said protesters caused considerable damage to property in Ltzerath. Activists had been demonstrating against the expansion of a coal mine in the village....

 2023-01-21 10:08 

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German politicians criticize stalling on tanks to Ukraine...

Western allies meeting in Ramstein failed to back the delivery of powerful battle tanks to help Kyiv fend off Russian forces. One German lawmaker said the lack of a decision was a major foreign policy failure by Berlin....

 2023-01-21 09:33 

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Turkey cancels Swedish minister's visit over protest permit...

Turkey said the move was in response to Sweden's decision to allow a far-right protest near the Turkish embassy in Stockholm. Sweden needs Turkey's approval to join the NATO military alliance....

 2023-01-21 08:56 

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Indian wrestlers call off protest against sexual harassment...

The sports minister announced a probe into accusations of sexual harassment against the sport's national federation's chief....

 2023-01-21 07:31 

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Germany considers tax cut to lower food prices...

In Germany, food prices have been on the rise for more than a year. To help households, the government is considering a reduction of the VAT rate — which could also benefit the climate and biodiversity....

 2023-01-21 07:27 

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Afghanistan: 'We're not giving up the fight'...

In late January 2022, 25-year-old Tamana Zaryab Paryani was arrested and imprisoned in Kabul. She was brutally tortured, abused, and interrogated for three weeks. Here, she tells DW her story....

 2023-01-21 06:23 

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Brazil defense minister says military not involved in riots...

President Lula had said he suspected collusion by armed forces in the January 8 riots, questioning if he could trust military personnel with his personal security....

 2023-01-21 05:06 

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US: Abortion opponents celebrate end of Roe amid backlash...

Seven months after the US Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, anti-abortion activists are pushing for stricter limits on abortion at the state and national level....

 2023-01-21 04:14 

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Afghanistan: Top UN female officials meet the Taliban...

The UN Deputy-Secretary General Amina Mohammed led a delegation to Afghanistan this week and met Taliban rulers to convey a clear message — restore women's rights....

 2023-01-20 20:57 

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New Zealand: Chris Hipkins set to be new prime minister...

The education minister is the only candidate in the race to replace Jacinda Ardern, but still needs the endorsement from his Labour Party colleagues....

 2023-01-20 20:57 

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Opinion: Why Germany should send Leopard tanks to Ukraine...

At Friday's summit meeting at Ramstein AFB, the German government failed to approve the delivery of Leopard tanks to Ukraine. What is Berlin waiting for? asks Christoph Hasselbach....

 2023-01-20 20:51 

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US to designate Wagner as transnational criminal group...

Russia's private military company, the Wagner Group, is also facing additional sanctions with the US saying it poses a "transcontinental threat."...

 2023-01-20 19:56 

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Economic crisis: Is Egypt the 'new Lebanon?'...

Food prices doubled, salaries halved, banks restricting withdrawals: Egyptians now have the same problems as the Lebanese. But if things get worse here, the fallout will be far more damaging....

 2023-01-20 19:03 

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Rishi Sunak: UK police fine PM for not wearing seat belt...

Lancashire police have asked a "42-year-old man from London" to pay a small fine for a social media video in which he is not wearing a seat belt. They were referring to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak....

 2023-01-20 18:53 

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Gabon's foreign minister dies after heart attack...

Michael Moussa Adamo suffered a heart attack ahead of a cabinet meeting. Gabon's president described the minister's death as a "great loss" for the country....

 2023-01-20 18:15 

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Ramstein talks: No decision on German tanks for Ukraine...

US Defense Secretary Austin has said Germany would continue to exercise leadership, despite Berlin not yet approving its Leopard 2 tanks for delivery to Ukraine. DW has the latest....

 2023-01-20 17:42 

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Dani Alves denied bail on sexual assault allegations...

A Spanish court has ordered that Brazilian footballer Dani Alves be held without bail on allegations of sexual assault. He had answered a summons for questioning about "events that allegedly took place in a nightclub."...

 2023-01-20 17:18 

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German postal workers strike, deliveries delayed...

At least 15,000 German postal workers have downed tools, with Deutsche Post saying the delivery millions of packages and letters was affected. The Verdi trade union urged staff to strike on Saturday, too....

 2023-01-20 17:11 

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Church of England apologizes to LGBTQ people...

The church conceded that treatment of LGBTQ people had been "shameful" at times, but stood firm on its refusal to marry same-sex couples, offering a blessing instead....

 2023-01-20 16:33 

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Allies meet at Ramstein air base over military aid to Ukraine — live updates...

US Defense Minister Austin announced the UK would be sending heavy battle tanks to Ukraine following talks at the Ramstein air base. Germany has denied blocking Leopard tank deliveries. Follow DW for live updates....

 2023-01-20 16:33 

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No decision on German tanks for Ukraine — live updates...

US Defense Secretary Austin has Germany would continue to exercise leadership, despite Berlin not yet approving its tanks for delivery to Ukraine. Follow DW for live updates....

 2023-01-20 15:00 

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Ukraine updates: Fighting in south increases sharply...

Russian forces have stepped up fighting in southern Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia region, claiming they have captured a village. DW has the latest....

 2023-01-20 14:48 

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Why kidnappers in West Africa now target women...

Kidnapping by militants in western Africa is nothing new. However, security experts say many criminals are now abducting women and children to use them as a bargaining chip to seek political attention and raise funds....

 2023-01-20 14:17 

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London court dismisses Uyghur rights group's legal challenge...

The Uyghur rights group said the UK had failed to investigate cotton allegedly produced through forced labor. Rights groups accuse China of widespread abuses in the northwestern Xinjiang region....

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