Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson

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Polls Show Germany's Far-Right Party Grows In Popularity

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The AFD is benefiting from being the official opposition to Chancellor Merkel's grand coalition government. Polls rate it Germany's second most popular party, dropping the Social Democrats to third.

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In The U.K.-EU Faceoff, Neither Side Is Blinking

Thursday, September 20, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed to her European counterparts, trying to preserve Britain's access to the EU's single market after the Brexit. But EU leaders are playing hardball.

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German Doctors Say It's 'Highly Plausible' Pussy Riot Activist Was Poisoned

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Physicians in Berlin say that anti-Kremlin activist Pyotr Verzilov's illness does not appear to be caused by infection or disease. But they could not confirm what he was poisoned with, or by whom.

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EU Votes On Punishing Hungary For Violating EU 'Common Values'

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hungary's prime minister has accused the EU of insulting his country as the European Parliament prepares to vote Wednesday on sanctioning Hungary over government restrictions on the courts, news media and migrants.

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Reporter's Notebook: In Eastern Germany, The Far-Right Has Found A Foothold

Sunday, September 02, 2018

German leaders have dismissed the rise of the far-right as an electoral fluke that can be overcome by shifting policies a bit to the right. But if polls are to be believed, the approach isn't working.

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In Germany, A Murder Sparks Anti-Immigrant Demonstrations

Saturday, September 01, 2018

Far-right and anti-immigrant activists rallied in the German town of Chemnitz on Saturday to protest the murder of a local, allegedly at the hands of migrants.

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A Compromise On Migration Keeps German Chancellor Angela Merkel In Power

Monday, July 02, 2018

Under the deal, migrants registered in other European Union countries will be held in transit centers as Germany negotiates their return, ending a threat to Merkel's 12-year ruling coalition.

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A Compromise On Migration Keeps Germany's Merkel In Power

Monday, July 02, 2018

Under the deal, migrants registered in other European Union countries will be held in transit centers as Germany negotiates their return, ending a threat to Angela Merkel's ruling coalition.

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Immigration Crisis May End German Chancellor's Political Career

Monday, July 02, 2018

Chancellor Angela Merkel's interior minister threatened to resign from the cabinet rather than back down on his demand that a hard line be adopted on migrants who come to Germany seeking asylum.

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Germany In Turmoil Over Migration

Sunday, July 01, 2018

The government of Germany is in danger of collapsing because of a disagreement between the prime minister and the interior minister over the issue of migration.

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The EU, Merkel And Migration

Saturday, June 30, 2018

EU leaders have agreed on measures to vet migrants and restrict their movements. Will this satisfy Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition partner and prevent Germany's government from collapsing?

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EU Leaders Reach A Deal To Limit Migrant Travel

Friday, June 29, 2018

The deal calls for processing centers to be established on a "voluntary basis" to restrict migrants from moving within the European Union while asylum claims are being considered.

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News Brief: Maryland Newsroom Attacked, Abortion Rights Battle, EU Migrant Summit

Friday, June 29, 2018

We have the latest details about the attack on the Capital Gazette newsroom in Maryland that killed five people. Also, the retirement of Justice Kennedy sets the stage for an abortion rights battle.

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EU Leaders Meet To Discuss Migration Policies

Friday, June 29, 2018

European Union leaders have met at a time of deep division because of migration to the continent. At stake is the fate of the EU's border-free travel zone.

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Merkel's Fragile Coalition Teeters On Edge Of Migration Question

Thursday, June 28, 2018

The German chancellor hopes to find some answers to that question at a European Union summit beginning Thursday. The parties she counts as allies have been deeply divided over how to treat newcomers.

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European Union Summit Could Be Derailed Over Immigration Debate

Thursday, June 28, 2018

German chancellor Angela Merkel warns migration could be the make-or-break issue for the European Union, as it is for her government. EU leaders at their summit in Brussels remain deeply divided.

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Debate Over Migrant Crisis Threatens To Topple Germany's Government

Monday, June 18, 2018

A dispute over the tightening immigration policies in Germany is threatening to bring down Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government.

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Political Fight Centers On Whether German Borders Should Be Closed

Monday, June 18, 2018

Germany's government is in danger of being brought down over immigration — the same issue that almost cost Angela Merkel the chancellorship during last fall's elections.

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Nations Respond After Trump Withdraws Endorsement Of G-7 Communique

Monday, June 11, 2018

Germany and other members of the G-7 have begun responding to President Trump's rejection of the group's communique following its meeting in Canada.

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Uproar Continues Over Pro-Right Remarks By U.S. Ambassador To Germany

Thursday, June 07, 2018

The new U.S. ambassador to Germany upset his hosts, and Democratic senators back home, with his announced support for right-wing populists in Europe.

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