Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson

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U.S. Troops Arrive In Poland, But Will Trump Keep Them There?

Thursday, January 12, 2017

U.S. tanks have returned to Europe to help defend Poland and Baltic states from possible Russian aggression. The Kremlin sees it as a threat.

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U.S. Forces Deploy To Poland In Effort To Counter Russian Aggression

Thursday, January 12, 2017

The U.S. is sending tanks and soldiers to Poland and the Baltic states to counter a perceived threat from Russia. It's part of the biggest U.S. military deployment in Europe in decades.

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International Manhunt Underway For Tunisian Suspect In Berlin Market Attack

Thursday, December 22, 2016

German authorities have offered a reward of more than $100,000 as part of efforts to find a suspect in Monday's attack in Berlin. Twelve people were killed when a truck barreled into the market.

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Christmas Markets In Berlin Reopen As Police Continue Manhunt

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Christmas markets in Berlin reopened Wednesday even as police hunted for the perpetrators of Monday's attack.

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Suspects Sought In Berlin Christmas Market Attack

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

German police are searching for the person behind Monday's attack on the market in Berlin, which left 12 people dead and dozens injured. A suspect arrested shortly after the attack was cleared.

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German Police Launch Manhunt For Berlin Attacker

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

German police launched a massive manhunt for the person who they believe killed a truck driver and hijacked his vehicle before driving it into a Christmas market in Berlin on Monday. The only suspect was released Tuesday due to lack of evidence.

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Truck Plows Into Berlin Christmas Market; At Least 12 People Killed

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

At a news conference on Tuesday, Germany's interior minister said there was no doubt that the incident was a terrorist attack. A Pakistani asylum-seeker has been detained by authorities.

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German Police Investigate Truck Attack On Berlin Christmas Market

Monday, December 19, 2016

German police say at least nine people are dead and many more injured after a truck was driven into a crowded Christmas market in Berlin. They say they are investigating the incident as a possible terrorist attack

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German Authorities Enlist Online Hunters To Combat Radicalization Of Muslim Youth

Saturday, December 17, 2016

German authorities are using online hunters who sift through websites and videos to find Muslim extremists and monitor their recruitment efforts.

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Germany Deports First Group Of Afghan Asylum Seekers

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The 34 Afghan asylum seekers departed Frankfurt Airport for Kabul on a chartered flight. The deportations have been criticized for potentially putting the migrants back into harm's way.

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For Austria, A Tough Choice On What To Do With Hitler's Birthplace

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Austrian officials want to make sure "nothing would happen there ... that could support Nazi ideology in any way," says a government spokesman. But there's disagreement on how best to proceed.

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Too Close To Call, Austrian Presidential Election Could Mean Far-Right Presidency

Sunday, December 04, 2016

The Freedom Party's populist candidate, who's drawn comparisons to Hitler, could win the presidency in today's election re-run, becoming Europe's first far-right head of state since World War II.

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Austrians To Vote Again After May's Presidential Runoff Was Disallowed

Friday, December 02, 2016

The race between a left-leaning independent and far-right populist is reverberating across the Europe, where many officials worry the outcome will further weaken their already fractured union.

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A Year Later: Fence Between Serbia And Hungary Slows Migrant Traffic

Monday, November 28, 2016

The fence dramatically reduced the number of crossings. In 2015, as many as 3,000 migrants crossed daily, now only about 30 asylum seekers a day have been officially allowed to enter Hungary.

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Targeted To Teens, A German Play About ISIS Stokes Fear, Teaching Opportunities

Sunday, November 27, 2016

A play based on the experiences of one of the few journalists to have reported from behind ISIS lines is causing controversy. Critics are wary of how students will receive the sensitive themes.

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Germany's Angela Merkel, 62, Will Seek A Fourth Term In 2017

Monday, November 21, 2016

The chancellor announced on Sunday she'll seek another term. "This election will be even more difficult than those we have had before as we are facing a strong polarization," she says.

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German Chancellor Will Seek A Fourth Term

Sunday, November 20, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the most important voice for liberal democracy in Europe, announced on Sunday that she will run for another term in 2017.

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Obama Calls German Chancellor Angela Merkel 'His Closest Ally'

Thursday, November 17, 2016

President Obama's last overseas tour takes him to Berlin on Thursday, where he'll meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel — the most prominent European leader standing against growing nationalist populism.

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France Begins Clearing Out Migrant Camp In Calais

Monday, October 24, 2016

France began clearing the sprawling migrant camp in the northern city of Calais on Monday. The camp, known as "The Jungle," has been home to more than 6,500 migrants who have fled war and poverty. France plans to resettle the migrants in 450 centers around the country.

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France Begins Evicting Thousands Of Migrants From 'The Jungle'

Monday, October 24, 2016

The refugee camp known as The Jungle is located in the northern port city of Calais. Police have started removing thousands of migrants from the camp, and they're not happy about leaving.

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