Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson

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Turkey's Presidential Guards Not Allowed At G-20 Summit, Germany Says

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Security will be tight for next month's Group of 20 summit in Hamburg. Most leaders are bringing their own security detail. But Germany told Turkey's president that his guards aren't welcome.

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Many In Eastern Ukraine Want To Join Russia

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Vladimir Putin insists Russia doesn't want to annex separatist enclaves in eastern Ukraine, but many residents, who already use the Russian ruble and depend on Russia in many ways, wish he would.

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Concentrated In Certain Areas, Ukraine Fighting Goes On

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

International monitors say most cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine occur in five hot spots. People on both sides are living a marginal existence, punctuated by artillery fire and mine blasts.

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After Arrests, Germany Confronts Issue Of Far-Right Extremism In Its Military

Sunday, June 18, 2017

The arrests in April of two army officers accused of plotting assassinations have raised serious questions about the extent to which far-right and neo-Nazi sympathizers are present in the military.

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Hungarian Prime Minister Works To Turn Public Opinion Against NGOs

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's government is trying to shut down nongovernmental organizations by turning Hungarian public opinion against them. It's the latest in a series of actions in recent months aimed at creating what Orban calls an "illiberal state."

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Manchester Holds Memorial For Victims Of Concert Suicide Bombing

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The people of Manchester, England, stood in silence Thursday to remember the victims of Monday's bombing. Police here are no longer sharing information with U.S. colleagues, following leaks to media.

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British Authorities Continue Investigation Into Manchester Arena Bombing

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

As more of the victims of Monday's suicide bombing in Manchester are identified, an intense police investigation into the bomber's background and contacts continues.

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People In Manchester Remember The Victims Of Deadly Suicide Bombing

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The people of Manchester, England, have been remembering the victims of Monday's suicide bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande concert. The bombing killed 22 people and injured 59 more, police say.

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Many Children Are Among The Dead In Manchester Arena Suicide Attack

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

What appears to be the deadliest terror attack in Britain since 2005, took place Monday night. An attacker set off a bomb at a concert — leaving more than 20 people dead and more than 50 injured.

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Germany Tries To Root Out Neo-Nazis Inside The Ranks Of Its Military

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Two German soldiers with far-right views, accused of plotting the assassination of public figures, sparked a probe of that country's military to see whether it's been infiltrated by the far right.

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Hungarian Law Could Close Central European University Founded By George Soros

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Teachers and students at an American university in Budapest founded by investor George Soros are bracing for the worst after the adoption of a new Hungarian law that could close the institution.

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Morning News Brief: Democrats Respond To Health Care Vote, Obama Endorses Macron

Friday, May 05, 2017

Democrats mocked House Republicans after Republicans passed their health care measure, suggesting the GOP could lose in 2018. And Barack Obama has endorsed French candidate Emmanuel Macron.

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Planned Attack Raises Concerns About Far-Right Extremists In The German Military

Thursday, May 04, 2017

Allegations that far-right extremists are active inside the German armed forces have sparked a rift between Germany's defense minister and her generals.

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German Defense Minister Launches Probe Into Far-Right Extremism In The Military

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Germany's defense minister is in conflict with her generals over allegations that they have long ignored far-right infiltration of the armed forces.

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Amid Daily Shelling, Ukraine Residents Forced To Live Underground

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

For a group of residents on the outskirts of the Ukrainian breakaway city of Donetsk, a Soviet-era war shelter has become their home for the past three years.

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German Interior Minister Calls For Laws To Protect Country's Culture

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Germany's interior minister proposed establishing 10 principles to preserve German identity at a time of mass migration. He said asylum seekers and others should adapt to German culture or get out.

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Germany's Far-Right Party Picks Leaders Ahead Of September Elections

Monday, April 24, 2017

Germany's anti-immigrant party, the AfD, is in turmoil after its most prominent politician Frauke Petry dropped out of the upcoming German parliamentary elections.

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Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter is one of the few times the 3-year-old war in Eastern Ukraine takes a hiatus. The overnight curfew lifted on Saturday so residents could pray and play all night into Easter Sunday.

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Hungary Forces Asylum Seekers To Border Camp

Friday, April 07, 2017

Hungary is sending all people seeking asylum to a camp on its border with Serbia to temporarily live in converted shipping containers. Hungary's government says it's to keep out terrorists.

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Hungary Sends Refugees To Shipping Container Camp Along Serbian Border

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Hungary is closing all of its refugee camps across the country, and sending asylum seekers to a camp on the border with Serbia where they will live in converted shipping containers while their cases are processed.

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