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Germany-Netherlands match called off shortly before kickoff

...mainly stadium staff, match workers, VIP guests, and media.Members of the German government including Chancellor Angela Merkel had not arrived, but were scheduled to attend the match to send a signal that Germany wouldn't bow to terrorism...
French hunt 2nd fugitive

...minute and the stadium evacuated by police because of a bomb threat. Top government officials, including Chancellor Angela Merkel, had been scheduled to attend the game as a sign of defiance following the Paris attacks.Police chief Volker Kluwe...
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Afghanistan to accept those deported from Germany

...rejected, deputy presidential spokesman Zafar Hashemi said, adding that President Ashraf Ghani and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the issue recently.Human Rights Watch, the New York-based watchdog organization, said forced deportations...
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Netanyahu causes uproar linking Palestinians to the Holocaust

...comments came at a particularly sensitive time, as he travelled to Berlin Wednesday for meetings with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Netanyahu tried to calm the uproar and clarify himself prior to his departure."I had no intention of absolving...
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Suicide bombings kill 95 people at peace rally

...Turkey's "peace and stability." Anadolu said the two leaders agreed to talk more in the coming days.German Chancellor Angela Merkel sent her condolences, calling the attacks "particularly cowardly acts that were aimed directly at civil rights...
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UN pledges support for women's equality

...Austrian President Heinz Fischer made a commitment "to further tackling gender stereotyping."German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her government will launch an initiative to improve the professional qualifications of women in developing countries...
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Editorial: Reckless endangerment

...a poll showed one-third of Germans believed the country was "overrun by foreigners." Even German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared multiculturalism in Germany had "utterly failed."Now, just five years later, she's leading the drumbeat...
Refugee surge raises concern about militants

...into Europe with a false document is more of a risk and can only be done on a very small scale.German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pointed out that many of the Islamic State's fighters are European."The fight against Islamic State reminds...
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Long, winding road to Europe turns messy

...reach 400,000 by the end of 2015.Germany, the most popular destination for asylum seekers because of Chancellor Angela Merkel's pledge to provide refuge particularly to Syrians, has received more than 30,000 people since Saturday, when...
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Battle shaping up in European Union over migrant quotas

...The U.N. refugee agency warned Tuesday that 42,000 could arrive there in the next 10 days.German Chancellor Angela Merkel backed the new immigration plan and also called for it to be made compulsory."We need a binding agreement on a binding...
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