Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson

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Germany Bans 'My Friend Cayla' Doll Over Spying Concerns

Monday, February 20, 2017

Germany has banned an interactive doll manufactured by an American company that German regulators charge can spy on children and collect personal data from them and their parents. But some consumer watchdogs say the ban alone is not enough.

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America's European Allies Still Seeing Mixed Messages From Trump Administration

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Mike Pence addressed world leaders on his first overseas trip as vice president. But he and other administration officials at the Munich Security Conference didn't completely reassure European allies.

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Pence And Mattis Commit To NATO, But Ask Europe For More Help

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence and Defense Secretary James Mattis talked at the Munich Security Conference this week. They reinforced the U.S. commitment to NATO and asked other countries to spend more.

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Europeans Look To U.S. Officials For Reassurance At Munich Conference

Friday, February 17, 2017

Senior members of the Trump administration will attend the Munich Security Conference on Friday, which is the first chance for many foreign defense and policy officials to hear directly from the new U.S. government.

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All-Female Orchestra From Afghanistan Is A Force For Change

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

An orchestra composed of 30 Afghan women, ages 14 to 20, is defying stereotypes and reviving the country's musical tradition.

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Countries React To President Trump's Immigration Order

Monday, January 30, 2017

People in many countries rejected the ban on refugees and restrictions on citizens of 7 Muslim-majority countries. The measures added to growing frustration and concern with the new U.S. president.

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German Chancellor Merkel Speaks With Trump

Sunday, January 29, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel talked with President Trump Saturday. The two discussed NATO, Russia and security cooperation during the 45-minute call.

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Populist Leader Aims 'To Change Political Situation' In Germany — And Europe

Friday, January 27, 2017

Frauke Petry's Alternative for Germany party enjoys the most support of any nationalist faction in that country since World War II. Its counterparts in Europe are also seeing surges in support.

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European Far-Right Politicians Talk Strategy For Upcoming Elections

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Far-right politicians from across Europe, drawing breath from Brexit and Donald Trump's victory, gathered in Koblenz, Germany, to map strategy for upcoming elections in their countries.

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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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