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 2018-01-23 01:10 

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Belgium lowers terror threat level to pre-attacks status...

Belgium has reduced its terror threat level after three years on high alert. Prime Minister Charles Michel said there will still be "occasional exceptions" to the level, including soldiers guarding key sites....

 2018-01-22 21:52 

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Opinion: Turkey attacking the most effective anti-IS force in Syria...

By launching an offensive against Kurdish YPG militias in northern Syria, Turkey is again proving itself to be an unpredictable actor. The failure of Turkey's partners to speak up smacks of cynicism, says Kersten Knipp....

 2018-01-22 20:18 

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Belgium: 'Deacon of death' goes on trial on serial murder charges...

A Roman Catholic deacon has gone on trial in Belgium accused of killing at least 10 people, including his mother. The man, also a former nurse, is suspected of injecting air into some of his victims' veins to kill them....

 2018-01-22 19:46 

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The major sticking points in Germany's upcoming coalition talks...

The Social Democrats want to negotiate over fixed-term contracts, refugee family reunion and Germany's two-tier health care systems in upcoming coalition talks. Without progress, a new government could be in jeopardy....

 2018-01-22 19:31 

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Top UN mediator for Yemen steps down...

The Mauritanian diplomat was trying to untangle what the UN calls "one of the most devastating humanitarian crises in the world." Despite attempts at mediating talks, the UN has struggled to sway the warring parties....

 2018-01-22 19:21 

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NATO allies clash as Turkey attacks US-backed Kurds in Syria...

Turkey's offensive against US-allied militias in northern Syria is putting NATO in a difficult position. As tensions between the NATO allies escalate, analysts wonder how far Ankara is prepared to go....

 2018-01-22 18:33 

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Uber CEO to end 'pirate' culture in push for 'reset' in Germany...

Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi has said the US ride-hailing firm will focus on "responsible growth" in Europe as he seeks to end the "pirate mentality" he inherited from company founder Travis Kalanick....

 2018-01-22 18:29 

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Germany's medicinal cannabis market struggles with short supply and high costs...

Germany's medicinal cannabis market has grown rapidly since legalization in 2017. But as demand increases, importers and producers are grappling with a shortage in supply and many patients are forced to pay a premium....

 2018-01-22 17:49 

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Democrats to vote to temporarily end US government shutdown, says Chuck Schumer...

The Senate's top Democrat, Chuck Schumer, says his party will restore funding to government agencies, for now. Democrats are unhappy about Republican immigration reforms....

 2018-01-22 17:49 

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Democrats vote to temporarily end US government shutdown, says Chuck Schumer...

The US Senate has voted to restore funding to government agencies, for now. Democrats are unhappy about Republican immigration reforms, but agreed to extend funding until early next month....

 2018-01-22 16:57 

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Pope apologizes for sex abuse comments, but defends Chile bishop...

Pope Francis has apologized to victims for comments made in defending a Chilean bishop facing sex abuse claims. But he insisted that the prelate was innocent until proven guilty....

 2018-01-22 16:33 

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Kurdish-dominated SDF accuses Turkey of backing 'IS' with Syria assault...

Recep Tayyip Erdogan said there was "no stepping back" from Syria's Afrin as Turkey's army clashed with Kurds in their push to take the city. Kurdish forces accused Ankara of backing the "Islamic State" group....

 2018-01-22 16:26 

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UKIP in chaos as senior members resign over racist texts 'debacle'...

The euroskeptic party has been thrown into chaos as its leader refuses to step down over his girlfriend's texts. UKIP colleagues have called on Henry Bolton to "step down with dignity" instead of dragging the issue out....

 2018-01-22 15:59 

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Paris Haute Couture Week kicks off...

Highlights of the first day of the high profile Parisian Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2018 week include collections by Schiaparelli and Iris van Herpen....

 2018-01-22 15:41 

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Yemen's forgotten war: Locals tell their stories...

With Yemen's political and humanitarian situation growing increasingly fragile, DW speaks to people inside the country about what life is like in the midst of the war....

 2018-01-22 15:39 

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Director Dieter Wedel steps down from theater festival after sex assault claims...

Following weeks of sexual assault allegations, award-winning German director Dieter Wedel is leaving the Bad Hersfeld Theater Festival. His departure follows public accusations from several actresses....

 2018-01-22 15:22 

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IMF hikes global growth outlook on US tax cut boost...

The International Monetary Fund has revised upward its forecasts for growth as economies around the world are recovering simultaneously and stronger than expected, helped at least for the short term by Trump's tax cuts....

 2018-01-22 14:54 

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Bioeconomy: A global trend?...

Several nations are investing in a bio-based economy to slash carbon footprints. At a recent summit, experts point out how more work is needed to realize bioeconomy's potential as a climate solution....

 2018-01-22 14:33 

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George Weah sworn in as president of Liberia...

George Weah's inauguration ceremony marked the country's first democratic transition of power since 1944....

 2018-01-22 14:28 

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US embassy to open in Jerusalem by end of 2019, Mike Pence tells Israel...

US Vice President Mike Pence has told Israeli politicians that the US embassy will move to Jerusalem by the end of next year. He also said Washington would withdraw from a nuclear deal with Iran, calling it a "disaster."...

 2018-01-22 13:58 

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Minnie Mouse gets a star on the Walk of Fame...

Following in the footsteps of Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny and Donald Duck, Minnie is awarded her own star on Hollywood's famous boulevard after 90 years in show business. DW explains how Walk of Fame stars are awarded....

 2018-01-22 13:44 

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Bundesliga: Bernd Hollerbach replaces Markus Gisdol at Hamburg...

Hamburg have moved swiftly following Sunday's dismissal of Markus Gisdol, appointing former player Bernd Hollerbach as the club's new head coach. The 48-year-old's contract runs until the end of next season....

 2018-01-22 12:27 

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Jailed German serial killer charged with 97 new counts of murder...

The nurse was already sentenced for killing six patients by injecting them with drugs and then trying to revive them. If convicted, Niels Hgel will be one of the most prolific serial killers in German history....

 2018-01-22 12:14 

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The Kim Jong Nam murder trial: Who's who?...

The trial of two Southeast Asian women accused of killing Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in a stunning attack using the nerve agent VX resumed today in Malaysia....

 2018-01-22 12:06 

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British royal family announces second wedding for 2018...

Princess Eugenie, Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter, is engaged to marry her boyfriend Jack Brooksbank. The wedding will be celebrated a few months after Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle tie the knot in May....

 2018-01-22 12:03 

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Art house director Jim Jarmusch at 65...

Jim Jarmusch is considered one of the founding fathers of US independent film. His movies have influenced a generation of directors — and at 65, he's not thinking of retirement just yet....

 2018-01-22 11:48 

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Berlin confirms German national killed in Kabul hotel attack...

At least one German was killed in Saturday's Taliban attack on a luxury hotel in Kabul, according to the German foreign ministry. The militants gunned down over twenty people, mostly foreigners, in a siege lasting hours....

 2018-01-22 11:42 

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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh delays repatriation of refugees to Myanmar...

Bangladesh has said that the repatriation of Rohingya refugees will not start as planned, citing more much-needed preparation. The agreed repatriation plan covers the return of 750,000 refugees to Myanmar over two years....

 2018-01-22 11:42 

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'Transformers' leads Razzie 'worst film' nominations...

While the fifth "Transformers4; sequel scored the most Razzie nods, top stars including Mark Wahlberg, Tom Cruise and Jennifer Lawrence were also nominated for the award ironically celebrating the year's worst films....

 2018-01-22 11:30 

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UK army chief Nick Carter calls for cash to counter Russia 'threats'...

Russia is building up "aggressive" military forces and the British army would struggle to match Moscow's capabilities, according to UK army chief Nick Carter. The general is expected to call for more military spending....

 2018-01-22 10:38 

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Iraq's political landscape in disarray...

Iraqis get to elect a new parliament in May. Manifold parties and factions are vying for power, but most are too weak to win a significant number of votes. Now, some are calling for the election to be postponed....

 2018-01-22 10:27 

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Opinion: Rwandan President Kagame's plans to revamp Africa likely to hit snag...

Rwandan President Paul Kagame's objective of a self-reliant and integrated continent is likely to remain a distant dream as most of his peers are going their own way, politically and economically, says DW's Fred Muvunyi...

 2018-01-22 10:05 

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Trump is good for Afghanistan, tough on Pakistan, say experts...

Trump's first year as US president has been seen positively by Afghanistan, while Pakistan feels betrayed and angered by Washington's censure of Islamabad. It's unclear if Trump's policies will bring lasting peace....

 2018-01-22 09:22 

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Japan holds first North Korea missile attack evacuation drill...

Japan's capital has held its first evacuation drill in decades, as residents scrambled for cover in subway stations and underground basements. Over 20 such drills have been held nationwide amid threats from North Korea....

 2018-01-22 08:57 

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Carles Puigdemont: Fugitive Catalan ex-leader lands in Denmark...

Spain's state prosecutor has demanded that an international warrant for Puigdemont's arrest be reinstated. Catalonia's parliament is expected to announce its next candidate for president later on Monday....

 2018-01-22 08:57 

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Carles Puigdemont: Fugitive Catalan ex-leader called to form government...

Ousted Catalan president Carles Puigdemont has been put forward as new regional leader while in exile from Spain. Earlier, a state prosecutor demanded that an EU warrant for Puigdemont's arrest be reinstated....

 2018-01-22 08:45 

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China: Oil slick from Iranian tanker triples in size...

The spill from a sunken Iranian oil tanker off the Chinese coast is now about the size of Malta. But much of the environmental danger may be lurking underneath the water....

 2018-01-22 08:28 

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US shutdown extended as key vote delayed...

Both US parties have traded blame over the crisis that is directly affecting hundreds of thousands of Americans. A vote on a proposed budget deal has been pushed back as Congress remains at an impasse....

 2018-01-22 08:19 

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100 days of #MeToo...

#MeToo is currently one of the most important issues debated worldwide, an outcry against harassment by men in power. A look back at the events that marked the last 100 days....

 2018-01-22 07:15 

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AI-based Amazon Go store makes cashiers redundant...

As of Monday, the world's largest online retailer offers people in Seattle a special store where cash registers and checkout lines become a thing of the past. The technology behind it has been tested for one year....

 2018-01-22 07:08 

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Philippine volcano expected to erupt, authorities raise security alert...

The Philippines' most active volcano has ejected a huge cloud of ash and smoke, prompting fears of imminent eruption. Mount Mayon has already forced some 27,000 nearby villagers to evacuate....

 2018-01-22 07:04 

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Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas seeks EU support in response to US Jerusalem move...

Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas is hoping for a greater EU role in Middle East peace efforts amid a row with the US. But it seems unlikely he will secure concrete commitments when he meets EU foreign ministers Monday....

 2018-01-22 04:11 

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Vietnamese businessman kidnapped in Berlin gets life in prison in Hanoi...

Tinh Xuan Thanh was among 20 former oil executives on trial for corruption in the southeast Asian country. The German government had accused Vietnam of kidnapping Thanh in 2017 while he was walking in a Berlin park....

 2018-01-22 04:07 

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Women's March in Las Vegas targets 2018 mid-term elections...

Thousands have met at a Las Vegas stadium ending a weekend of protest against Trump's myriad prejudices. The rally kicks off plans to register 1 million voters in time to oust Trump supporters from Congress in November....

 2018-01-22 03:23 

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Heavy snowfall cuts off Alpine towns in Switzerland and Austria...

Tourists in the Swiss resort town of Zermatt under the Matterhorn mountain peak have been stranded for the second time in a month. Officials expected more snow overnight....

 2018-01-22 02:15 

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Over a million attend final Mass in Peru as Pope Francis ends Latin American visit...

The pontiff touched on "the globalization of indifference" before he left to return to Rome. The Mass marked a positive end to a six-day trip to Latin America that saw controversy over clergy abuse....

 2018-01-22 00:21 

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Oxfam: Richest one percent banked 82 percent of wealth created in 2017...

Oxfam's latest report on wealth inequality describes how a wealthy elite accumulates vast fortunes while the poorest go without. But the charity has been criticized as offering a too simplistic view of the imbalances....

 2018-01-22 00:05 

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Karl Lauterbach: SPD must 'drive a hard bargain' in coalition talks...

Now that the SPD has elected to begin official coalition talks with the CDU/CSU the real work of negotiations begins. Karl Lauterbach, SPD deputy leader in the Bundestag, told DW his party must "drive a hard bargain."...

 2018-01-21 23:57 

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Undercover report on Polish neo-Nazis sparks investigation...

Polish authorities have launched a criminal probe after a TVN24 news channel report showed a neo-Nazi group celebrating Hitler's birthday. Having suffered more than most at Hitler's hands, many Poles are up in arms....

 2018-01-21 23:44 

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Andrea Nahles fires up SPD: People will "call us insane" if we don't attempt coalition...

While party head Martin Schulz's star appears to have faded, another of the party's top leaders delivered a speech that may have cinched the "yes" vote and possibly saved the SPD establishment for now, at least....

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