Germany Bans Groups of More Than 2 to Stop Coronavirus

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Germany announced on Sunday new nationwide measures to limit contact between people — barring groups of more than two people,

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Merkel Gives Germans a Hard Truth About the Coronavirus

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel is on her way out and her power is waning, but in her typically low-key, no-nonsense manner, the German

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Germany Tries to Solve a Coronavirus Puzzle With ‘Endless Pieces’

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — By the time German health officials in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia had confirmed the state’s first case of the

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Gunman Kills at Least 10, in Far-Right Attacks in Germany

This post was originally published on this siteHANAU, Germany — The man who was believed to have killed nine people when he opened fire on two bars in heavily immigrant neighborhoods in the

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8 Dead in Shooting in Central Germany

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Eight people were killed and several others injured after shootings at multiple locations Wednesday night in the central German city

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75 Years On, Dresden Recalls the Images of War and the Echoes of History

This post was originally published on this siteUniversal mourning and atonement have been central themes in the nation’s commemoration. But the far right has sought to use the attack to

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Serbia-Kosovo Flights to Resume Under US-Brokered Deal

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Serbia and Kosovo agreed on Monday to restore flights between their capitals for the first time in more than two decades, in a step

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International Powers Call for Cease-Fire in Libya’s Long Civil War

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Russia, Turkey and a dozen other international powers with competing interests in oil-rich Libya called Sunday for a cease-fire and

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How Hard Is It to Quit Coal? For Germany, 18 Years and $44 Billion

This post was originally published on this siteGermany announced on Thursday that it would spend $44.5 billion to quit coal — but not for another 18 years, by 2038. The move shows how

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Far-Right Trolls, Not Grannies, Drive Outrage Over German Satire

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — The spoof on a classic German children’s song was intended to poke fun at the generation gap between climate-conscious young

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