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Germany on alert for more forest fires

April 24, 2019 admin 0

The highest level of warning has been issued in several regions across Germany as forest fires broke out in a number of federal states on Tuesday. A 10,000-square-meter wooded area was on fire at Baldeneysee […]

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Manfred Weber kicks off campaign

April 24, 2019 admin 0

Manfred Weber, the European People’s Party (EPP) lead candidate for the position of the president of the European Commission, kicked off the campaign for the European Parliament elections from Athens urging for unity. “The Power […]

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Brexit talks continue amid finger pointing

April 24, 2019 admin 0

Politicians returned to Westminster Tuesday after their Easter recess with no progress reported during the latest round of talks between the two main parties seeking to end the Brexit deadlock. The governing Conservatives and their […]

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KNM Helge Ingstad proves expensive operation

April 24, 2019 admin 0

The salvage of Norway’s sunken KNM Helge Ingstad frigate that had collided with an oil tanker off Norway’s western coast last year cost 726 million kroner (85.2 million U.S. dollars), public broadcaster NRK reported Tuesday. […]

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German weapons exports continue to decline

April 23, 2019 admin 0

From Jan.1 to March 31, the German government issued individual licenses for the export of military equipment worth 1.12 billion euros (1.26 billion U.S. dollars), according to an answer given by the Federal Ministry of […]