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Wild boar in Germany adopted by herd of cattle

BERLIN (AP) — A wild pig in Germany has decided to donate up its "boaring" life — leaving the forest to live with a small herd of cattle. Farmer Dirk…

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Germany records 964,000 new asylum seekers since Jan

Berlin (AFP) – Germany registered 964,574 new asylum seekers in the first 11 months of the year, putting Europe's top economy on track for a million arrivals in 2015, official…

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No let up for Merkel on refugees as Bavaria demands quick action

BERLIN (Reuters) – Angela Merkel's conservative allies in Bavaria increased pressure on the German chancellor over her open-door refugee policy at the weekend, saying she has until the end of…

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Germany slaps down own spy agency for calling Saudi policy 'impulsive'

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German government rebuked its own foreign intelligence agency, the BND, on Thursday for suggesting that Saudi Arabia was becoming more "impulsive" in its foreign policy. In…

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Germany to deport Australian who reportedly joined anti-IS militia

Sydney (AFP) – An Australian man who reportedly joined a group fighting Islamic State jihadists in Syria will be deported from Germany, the foreign ministry said Saturday. Australian media had…

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Germany rejects own spy agency's criticism of Saudi Arabia

Berlin (AFP) – The German government on Friday rejected the findings of a damning report on Saudi Arabia by its own spy agency & called Riyadh a key partner in…

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Merkel says Afghans coming to Germany for better life will be sent back

By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that Afghans heading to Germany in pursuit of better economic circumstances will be sent back to Afghanistan &…

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France, Germany, Canada call on world to put price on carbon

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — One of the smartest ways to fight global warming is putting a price on carbon dioxide pollution, according to key world leaders at the international…

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After uncertainty, new start for Syrian family in Germany

ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Just before dawn, a worker shook the matriarch of the refugee family out of sleep at their asylum center in a depressed German town. "Get up…

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Germany outlines plan to support fight against Islamic State: media

By John O'Donnell FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany could send 1,200 soldiers to the Middle East by the end of the year to support a coalition battling Islamic State, Germany's top…

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