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Berlin has no right to lecture, says Renzi

Italian prime minister offers forceful defence of French defiance of guidelines Asia homepage

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ECB urges Berlin to cut taxes and spend

Benoît Cœuré, a member of the central bank’s executive board, calls on Germany to tackle ‘unprecedented economic challenges’ in the currency area Asia homepage

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Exhibition explores ideology, consequences of Hitler’s plans to rebuild Berlin

BERLIN (Reuters) – Adolf Hitler’s utopian plans to rebuild Berlin on a monumental scale were never realized, but the preparations that got under way involved demolitions and the use of slave labor – the victims mainly Jewish, as a new … Continue reading

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Israeli artist depicts pain of rootless Jews in Berlin exhibition

BERLIN (Reuters) – Moshe Gershuni’s expressive, historically loaded art, which places symbols of the Holocaust in a religious setting and seeks to polarize opinion about current Israeli society, seems unlikely to reward the casual viewer. Reuters: Entertainment News

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German business attacks ‘complacent’ Berlin

Criticisms of Merkel government come as Europe’s largest economy shows signs of slowing, raising concerns about its ability to continue driving eurozone growth Asia homepage

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German artist protests NSA with ‘light graffiti’ on US Embassy in Berlin

One artist is using a modified form of "graffiti" to protest the NSA. Early this morning in Berlin, self-proclaimed "guerrilla marketing expert" Oliver Bienkowski used a powerful projector mounted in a cargo van to light up the side of the US … Continue reading

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Berlin tells CIA station chief to leave in spy scandal – Reuters

ABC News Berlin tells CIA station chief to leave in spy scandalReutersBERLIN (Reuters) – Germany told the CIA station chief in Berlin to leave the country on Thursday in a dramatic display of anger from Chancellor Angela Merkel at the … Continue reading

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German government expels America’s most-senior intelligence official in Berlin … – The Independent

The Independent German government expels America's most-senior intelligence official in Berlin …The IndependentChancellor Angela Merkel's government ordered the most-senior American intelligence official in Berlin to leave the country today, in a direct response to a deepening transatlantic espionage scandal in … Continue reading

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Germany expels CIA station chief in Berlin over US spying row – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Germany expels CIA station chief in Berlin over US spying rowTelegraph.co.ukGermany has expelled the CIA's station chief in Berlin in a dramatic rebuke to Washington after its security services uncovered two cases of alleged American spying in a week. … Continue reading

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Berlin demands US answers on spy claims

German outrage over the affair threatens a fresh diplomatic rift after last year’s revelations that chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone was tapped Asia homepage

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