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Merkel Wins 4th Term but Nationalists Surge in German Vote

BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc won a lackluster victory in Germany's national election Sunday while the anti-migrant, nationalist Alternative for Germany party managed

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Refugee who took a selfie with Angela Merkel is suing Facebook

A Syrian refugee is suing Facebook for allegedly failing to remove photos falsely linking him to terrorism. Anas Modamani, 19, made headlines in September after a

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Angela Merkel Asked More Openness While Desalegn Seeks More Investment

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn asked Germany’s chancellor to increase her country’s investment in Ethiopia. Merkel visited Ethiopia last Tuesday at the conclusion of a three-legged

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Ethiopia Finally Admit to the Deaths of More than 500 Anti-Government Protestors

After almost a year of anti-government protests, Ethiopia on Tuesday (Oct. 11) admitted that the death toll from police crackdowns and deadly stampedes could exceed

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German Chancellor calls for Ethiopia to Open up Politics after Unrest

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Ethiopia on Tuesday to open up its politics and ensure police do not use heavy-handed tactics against protesters, after more

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German Chancellor Declines to Address Ethiopian Parliament

German Chancellor to meet with leaders of opposition parties German Chancellor Angela Merkel (PhD), who will be visiting Addis Ababa next week, declined to address the

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