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Trapped between Israel and Hamas, Gaza’s wasted generation is going nowhere

Trapped between Israel and Hamas, Gaza’s wasted generation is going nowhere

They are the Hamas generation, raised under the firm hand of an Islamist militant movement. They are the survivors of three wars with Israel and a siege who find themselves as young adults going absolutely nowhere. In many circles in Gaza, it is hard to find anyone in their 20s with real employment, with a monthly salary. They call themselves a wasted generation. Ten years after […]

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Veto by Polands President might have just saved entire eastern EU

Veto by Polands President might have just saved entire eastern EU

By RICK LYMANJULY 24, 2017 President Andrzej Duda of Poland in Warsaw on Monday. “Poland needs reform of the judiciary,” he said, “but I am a supporter of a wise reform.”   Credit Pawel Supernak/European Pressphoto Agency WARSAW — Poland’s president defied expectations on Monday and vetoed two proposed laws that would have given the right-wing governing party direct control of the judiciary, in a move that […]

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What happened in the time alone with Putin?

What happened in the time alone with Putin?

By Karen DeYoung and Philip Rucker July 18 at 11:32 PM After his much-publicized two-and-a-quarter-hour meeting early this month with Russian President Vladi­mir Putin at the Group of 20 summit in Germany, President Trump chatted informally with the Russian leader for up to an additional hour later the same day.The second meeting, undisclosed at the time, took place at a dinner for G-20 leaders, a senior administration official said. […]

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An open letter to Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel

An open letter to Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel

An open letter to the Chancellor Mrs Dr. Angela Merkel Dear Dr. Merkel,   With regards to the disastrous security circumstances, 500 injured police offers a few suggestions from us: Please choose for future events Countries like Iceland or North Norway. Somewhere where it is really cold. So the left winged terrorists can cool down, or at least their fingers freeze to the Molotow Bottles […]

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G20 Protests in Hamburg

G20 Protests in Hamburg

    HAMBURG — German security forces clad in riot gear clashed with protesters on the eve of the Group of 20 summit here, using water cannons and pepper spray to clear an anti-capitalist march in which a militant group with anarchist sympathies had a prominent presence. The skirmish followed an hour-long standoff adjacent to Hamburg’s harbor, where protesters were attempting to move from a public square […]

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Trump faked his “Time” Cover

Trump faked his “Time” Cover

The framed copy of Time magazine was hung up in at least five of President Trump’s clubs, from South Florida to Scotland. Filling the entire cover was a photo of Donald Trump. “Donald Trump: The ‘Apprentice’ is a television smash!” the big headline said. Above the Time nameplate, there was another headline in all caps: “TRUMP IS HITTING ON ALL FRONTS . . . EVEN TV!” This […]

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White House says Trump tweet meets Comey tapes records request

White House says Trump tweet meets Comey tapes records request

U.S. President Donald Trump (L) speaks in Ypilanti Township, Michigan March 15, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., May 3, 2017 in a combination of file photos. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Kevin Lamarque/File Photos The White House said in a letter on Friday that a tweet by President Donald Trump on Thursday was the formal answer to a […]

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Press Picture of the day. Mossul.

Press Picture of the day. Mossul.

Copyright by Reuters.com   We arrived at the frontline with the 9th Iraqi army division and went up on a rooftop to take pictures of the Grand al-Nuri mosque and its landmark minaret, still in the hands of Islamic State in western Mosul. That’s when we spotted civilians fleeing the tightening noose around the Islamic State militants by scrambling through a hole in a wall […]

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Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87

Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87

By Geir Moulson | AP June 16 at 9:25 PM BERLIN — Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, died Friday at his home in Ludwigshafen. He was 87.“A life has ended and the person who lived it will go down in history” said German Chancellor Angela Merkel, […]

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Breaking: Lawsuit against Trump

Breaking: Lawsuit against Trump

President Trump was hit with a lawsuit Monday accusing him of “flagrantly” thumbing his nose at the constitutional prohibition against accepting payments and benefits from foreign governments since he took office. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and his D.C. counterpart, Karl Racine, also vowed to wrest from Trump financial and tax records that he has thus far refused to reveal so they can find out […]

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