‘Black Day’: German politics shaken as far-right becomes regional kingmaker

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party and the far right backed the same candidate for state premier in the eastern region of

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European countries to hold Iran accountable for violating nuclear deal

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — European countries on Tuesday triggered a dispute mechanism in their nuclear deal with Iran, citing Tehran’s decision to ignore

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EU leaders rally behind tattered Iran deal, ignoring Trump’s call to ditch it

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — European foreign ministers met in Brussels on Friday to discuss ways to stem the fallout from the killing of Qasem Soleimani and keep

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Gunman kills six in Czech hospital, then shoots himself

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — At least six people were shot dead at close range in a hospital waiting room in the Czech Republic on Tuesday before the gunman

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Merkel visits Auschwitz for the first time in her 14 years as German chancellor

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel made a symbolic visit to the former Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz on Friday, for the first

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Hungary’s populist leader Orban handed election setback after opposition unites

This post was originally published on this siteWARSAW — As results of local elections were finalized, Hungarians were coming around to the idea on Monday that their longtime populist leader

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Poland’s right-wing populists expected to emerge ahead in elections

This post was originally published on this siteWARSAW — Poland’s ruling populists were expected to come out ahead in elections Sunday after a waging a campaign vilifying the LGBT

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Anonymous official in Boris Johnson’s office says Brexit breakthrough ‘essentially impossible’

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — An anonymous official in Boris Johnson’s office told broadcast reporters on Tuesday that negotiations with European leaders

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Austria’s Sebastian Kurz is expected to survive elections, but will his far-right alliance?

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — In a recent campaign ad for the far-right Freedom Party, its leader appears in relationship counseling with an actor playing

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A German village elected a neo-Nazi as mayor for his email skills. Now they want a reversal.

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — The decision of a small village in southwestern Germany to elect a candidate from a neo-Nazi party as mayor has sparked national

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