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 2022-07-16 21:33 

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Euro 2022: Popp power guiding Germany...

Yet another inspired performance from captain and leader Alexandra Popp helped Germany to victory in their final group stage game at Euro 2022. For Popp, this success is years in the making....

 2022-07-16 19:43 

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Germany: Neo-Nazi march blocked by opponents...

Thousands of anti-racism protesters pushed back a small march by an extreme-right group in the western city of Mainz. Police said clashes broke out between officers and some of the demonstrators....

 2022-07-16 19:23 

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Spain struggles with wildfires, drought, second heat wave...

Spain is already well into its second heat wave of this summer, accompanied by drought and raging wildfires. Residents and relief workers are enduring it as well as they can....

 2022-07-16 19:14 

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Wildfires continue to rage in France and Spain...

Thousands were evacuated from their homes by authorities in France and Spain. More than 1,200 firefighters are deployed in Gironde, a prefecture in Bordeaux, France....

 2022-07-16 17:57 

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UN: Scores dead or hurt in Haiti gang violence...

A surge in fighting between rival gangs in the capital, Port-au-Prince, killed 99 people and injured 135 others, the United Nations says. The Caribbean island has been wracked by violence, natural disasters and poverty....

 2022-07-16 16:06 

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North Macedonia: Parliament approves deal to start EU bid...

North Macedonia's parliament voted in favor of a French proposal to open the door to talks to join the EU. The proposal will help overcome Bulgarian objections to the prospect of North Macedonia in the EU....

 2022-07-16 15:43 

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Dozens dead in Sudan tribal clashes...

A nighttime curfew was ordered in Blue Nile state after several days of violence between the Berti and Hausa tribes. Last October's military coup is blamed for a security vacuum that has reignited longstanding disputes....

 2022-07-16 14:44 

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Biden says the United States remains committed to the Middle East...

A summit with leaders from six Gulf Arab states, Egypt, Jordan and Iraq saw the US President walking a tightrope to bolster Washington's influence in the Middle East....

 2022-07-16 13:58 

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Robert Lewandowski to leave Bayern Munich for Barcelona...

One of the longest transfer sagas of the summer is ending as Robert Lewandowski, the second-highest goalscorer in Bundesliga history, swaps Bayern for Barcelona....

 2022-07-16 13:54 

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Robert Lewandowski leaves Bayern Munich at the top of his game...

Most footballers leaving Bayern Munich at 33 would be winding down their career, but Robert Lewandowski remains at the peak of his powers. He signs off at Bayern with 50 league goals after another relentless season....

 2022-07-16 13:18 

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Germany's Scholz says switch back to coal and oil 'temporary'...

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz says a decision to fire up coal and oil power plants again — to cushion the impact of energy shortages because of Russia's war in Ukraine — is only temporary....

 2022-07-16 12:31 

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Euro 2022: Hegerberg's Norway leave tournament with a fizzle...

Ada Hegerberg's return to international football was a disappointment, as the star player did little to improve a disjointed Norway. A team touted as favorites have fallen far short of their own lofty expectations....

 2022-07-16 12:07 

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Documenta head resigns amid antisemitism scandal...

The head of documenta 15, Sabine Schormann, has resigned....

 2022-07-16 11:14 

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Disagreements over war in Ukraine thwart G20 finance meeting...

Indonesia urged G20 finance leaders to stay focused on global economic recovery, but their meeting in Bali ended without a joint communique as Russia's war in Ukraine continues to divide the group....

 2022-07-16 10:41 

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Russia's Gazprom says no sign of Nord Steam 1 turbine...

Russian energy giant Gazprom says it has asked German engineering firm Siemens for the return of a turbine that was being fixed in Canada. There are fears state-owned Gazprom could use the opportunity to cut off gas....

 2022-07-16 10:22 

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Why Germany loves David Hasselhoff...

As "The Hoff" turns 70 on July 17, here's a look back at how his song for freedom at the Berlin Wall in 1989 turned him into an iconic name in Germany....

 2022-07-16 08:17 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Russia appears to restart Donbas attacks...

Russian forces appear to be resuming their attacks in Ukraine's Donbas region with small-scale offensives near the city of Sloviansk, a report says. Follow DW for the latest...

 2022-07-16 07:36 

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Sri Lanka: Lawmakers set to replace ex-President Gotabaya Rajapaksa...

Sri Lankan lawmakers met to begin the process of choosing a new leader amid tightened security. They are set to hear nominations Tuesday to replace former President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who resigned earlier this week....

 2022-07-16 07:18 

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Where is Italy's populist Five Star Movement headed?...

Prime Minister Draghi's unity government is on the brink of collapse because an important coalition partner, the populist Five Star Movement, has pulled its support. What's the current state of the once-popular party?...

 2022-07-16 07:06 

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Will Sweden's fear of Russia force concessions to Turkey?...

Sweden offered safety to many who fled persecution by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Now, he's demanding their return as Stockholm's entry fee to NATO....

 2022-07-16 07:02 

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EU prepares for Russia to cut off gas supply over sanctions...

The EU is preparing for Russia to cut off gas supplies. In a crisis situation, member states would be obliged to help each other in solidarity, which means providing each other with gas and exchanging information....

 2022-07-16 06:58 

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LGBTQ communities facing new repression in Middle East...

Iraq wants to criminalize homosexuality, Saudi Arabia has targeted rainbow flags, and Egypt insists on a gender binary. Activists say new threats to LGBTQ communities are based on wrong ideas about tradition....

 2022-07-16 05:46 

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US: Capitol riot committee subpoenas Secret Service...

The US House of Representatives panel investigating the storming of the Capitol has issued a subpoena for records from the Secret Service amid revelations that the agency allegedly erased pertinent texts....

 2022-07-16 03:34 

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Europe wildfires: Pilot dies in Portugal, blazes force evacuations in France and Spain...

Scorching temperatures and raging wildfires have already forced the evacuations of thousands of people in Portugal, France, and Spain. The heatwave is expected to continue in the coming week as well....

 2022-07-16 01:35 

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Mexico captures infamous drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero...

The co-founder of the Guadalajara cartel was on the FBI's Most Wanted list for murdering a US agent. His rise to prominence was dramatized in the Netflix series "Narcos: Mexico."...

 2022-07-15 21:32 

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Saudi Arabia: Biden raises Khashoggi concerns during MBS meeting...

The US president has used harsh words to describe Mohammed bin Salman's (MBS) human rights record. But that was before Russia invaded Ukraine and sent oil prices soaring....

 2022-07-15 21:05 

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Libya lifts force majeure on oil production in end to blockade...

Tribal groups have agreed to end a blockade of Libya's oil production facilities after Tripoli installed a new leader at the National Oil Company (NOC). The move comes amid high global demand for oil....

 2022-07-15 19:58 

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US renews space flight cooperation with Russia for ISS...

Despite geopolitical tensions between the US and Russia, NASA and Roskosmos will keep using each other's bases to send astronauts and cosmonauts to the International Space Station....

 2022-07-15 17:20 

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Hungary: Is this the beginning of the end of Orban's model?...

Hungarian leader Orban looks increasingly isolated —his pro-Putin stance has cost him most of his allies in the EU; the bloc could end up blocking all funds. And, there are protests at home for the first time in years....

 2022-07-15 16:04 

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US: Missouri pilot arrested after landing plane on highway...

Authorities found that the 35-year-old man who landed his plane on a highway was intoxicated and in possession of drugs. He previously reported running out fuel....

 2022-07-15 15:55 

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Iraq: Thousands of Moqtada al-Sadr supporters rally in Baghdad...

Hundreds of thousands of Shiite Muslims rallied in Baghdad under the scorching midday sun. Powerful Iraqi cleric Moqtada Al-Sadr did not make an appearance....

 2022-07-15 15:32 

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Joe Biden meets Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia...

The US president has used harsh words to describe Mohammed bin Salman's human rights record. But that was before Russia invaded Ukraine and sent oil prices soaring....

 2022-07-15 15:21 

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Putin dismisses Russian space chief Dmitry Rogozin...

Russian President Vladimir Putin removed his longtime ally Dmitry Rogozin from the top post at Roscosmos, the Russian space agency. No reasons were given for the shakeup....

 2022-07-15 15:17 

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Fact check: Why climate change is real...

Some people still doubt the existence of climate change and question whether humans have really influenced global warming. What does scientific data say? Our fact check gives clear answers....

 2022-07-15 15:05 

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Berlin: Jewish memorial attacked with graffiti...

A security guard discovered swastikas on the Holocaust memorial in Berlin. Separately, a spokesperson for the Sachsenhausen memorial site warned of a possible "disinformation campaign" after suspicious Telegram posts....

 2022-07-15 14:49 

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How Thailand pushes Myanmar migrants into modern day slavery...

Myanmar's COVID-19 border closure and the recent coup have driven workers to desperation. This investigation into Thailand's fishery industry was made possible by the Pulitzer Center and Democratic Voice of Burma....

 2022-07-15 14:08 

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German residents make plans amid fears of a winter gas shortage...

Germany's fear of a freezing winter is growing as Russia signals it might cut off its gas supply. People are not optimistic, but they have some ideas to cope with a possible crisis....

 2022-07-15 14:06 

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Disney will soon lose copyright to original Mickey Mouse...

The copyright for the earliest version of Mickey Mouse will expire in 2024. What does this mean for the world's most famous mouse?...

 2022-07-15 13:40 

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High speed rail to displace fights amid airport chaos?...

Cancellations, short staffing and lost baggage currently make flying a nightmare. In Europe, trains are set to become a faster, more reliable and climate-friendly alternative....

 2022-07-15 12:37 

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Abortion: Is Africa becoming more liberal?...

The abortion debate in Africa is going in the opposite direction to the one in the US. Experts say that legislation in countries such as Benin and South Africa is becoming more progressive. But there are exceptions....

 2022-07-15 12:35 

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Amazon versus American union organizers...

After Amazon workers voted to unionize at a facility on Staten Island, seasoned labor campaigners were in shock. Now the company is putting on the pressure, says organizer Chris Smalls in an exclusive DW interview....

 2022-07-15 12:33 

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Joe Biden: 'Ground not ripe' to restart Israeli-Palestinian talks...

US President Biden said efforts to secure a two-state solution must continue despite appearing far off. Palestinian President Abbas said there was a narrowing window to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict....

 2022-07-15 12:32 

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Afghan girls suffer under school closures...

Despite repeated calls on the Taliban to allow girls to attend classes again, the group still has yet to answer. Netizens have taken to the web under the #LetAfghanGirlsLearn campaign to demand back the right to study....

 2022-07-15 12:27 

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Is Mali's junta trying to dump MINUSMA?...

Analysts fear Mali wants to cut ties with its partners after it suspended troop rotations of the UN peacekeeping mission....

 2022-07-15 12:27 

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Is Mali's junta trying to dump MINUSMA?...

Analysts fear Mali wants to cut ties with its partners after it suspended troop rotations of the UN peacekeeping mission....

 2022-07-15 11:56 

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Christian Smalls: A different kind of American labor leader...

The interim president of the Amazon Labor Union helped secure the most important union victory in the United States in decades. The key to success was being himself a worker....

 2022-07-15 10:42 

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EU seeks to ban Russian gold in seventh sanctions package...

The EU's seventh round of sanctions will target gold and tighten rules on previous packages. The bloc wants to ease the imports of Russian food and medicine....

 2022-07-15 10:15 

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EU Commission sues Hungary over LGBTQ law...

The procedure could see Hungary stripped of its EU funding for breaching the bloc's democratic standards....

 2022-07-15 09:59 

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Ukraine: British man held by Russia-backed separatists dies — live updates...

NGOs had described Paul Ulrey as a humanitarian volunteer while Russia-backed separatists said he was a soldier. Elsewhere, Germany has rejected the idea of easing sanctions on Moscow. Follow DW for the latest....

 2022-07-15 09:34 

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Coronavirus: Germans fear infections again as cases rise...

German Health Minister Karl Lauterbach has said everyone should consider a second booster shot as the number of coronavirus infections and people in intensive care increases....

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