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Spiegel Online
Friday June 23, 2017 @ 01:17:35 AM mt

Deadly Dilemma: EULeans on Libyan Military to Stop Migrants



Summer offers perfect conditions for migrants seeking to cross the Mediterranean from North Africa to Europe. Aid organizations are trying to prevent them from drowning, but the EU has partnered with Libya to stop them.

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Friday June 23, 2017 @ 01:17:34 AM mt

Spying Scandal: German Intelligence Also Snooped on White House



German Chancellor Angela Merkel is famous for the terse remark she made after learning her mobile phone had been tapped by the NSA. "Spying among friends, that isn't done." As it turns out, Germany was spying on America too, even targeting the White House.

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Friday June 23, 2017 @ 01:17:34 AM mt

The Mica Children: Fighting for Survival in India's Deadly Mines



They work in India's mines to supply the cosmetics and car paint industries. And sometimes they die. A Visual Story By Marius Mnstermann and Christian Werner

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Thursday June 22, 2017 @ 06:16:45 AM mt

Leaving Room for Second Thoughts: Experts Believe Exit from Brexit Would Be Legally Possible



Could the British government pull its Article 50 notification and halt the Brexit process in order to buy more time for negotiations? Legal experts believe that could be possible. The European Parliament has now applied stipulations to ensure that cannot happen.

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Thursday June 22, 2017 @ 06:16:37 AM mt

Macron's Challenge: France's NewLeader Must Restore Confidence



With the support of almost two-thirds of French voters, Emmanuel Macron has been elected as France's youngest president ever. He now has the chance to modernize his country -- and save Europe.

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Thursday June 22, 2017 @ 06:16:34 AM mt

Desperate in Athens: Unaccompanied Migrant Boys in Greece Turn to Prostitution



In Greece, refugees face dire living conditions, limited housing and catastrophically long wait times for their claims. On a square in Athens, unaccompanied boys from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Syria are increasingly pursuing a last-ditch option for survival: prostitution.

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Thursday June 22, 2017 @ 04:11:55 AM mt

A Preventable Tragedy: Millions Around The WorldAre Still Threatened with Starvation



Every ninth person on the planet suffers from hunger. The situation is so dire in some countries that 20 million people are at acute risk of death by starvation. How is this possible at a time of a global food surplus?

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Wednesday June 21, 2017 @ 01:15:33 PM mt

One Man Against Them All: Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Sensation



Even more astonishing than Theresa May's poor showing in this week'sBritish election was the resurrection of Labour --especially after Jeremy Corbyn's partyseemed to doall it could to get badly defeated.

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Spiegel Online
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @ 12:38:15 PM mt

'Welcome To Hell': Hamburg Girds for 100000 G-20 Protestors



When the leaders of the world's most powerful economies descend on Hamburg next month, the city will be a virtual fortress with the deployment of 20,000 police. Officials believe violent protests are likely.

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Tuesday June 20, 2017 @ 07:59:43 AM mt

Migrant Crime in Germany: The Lost Sons of North Africa



Thousands of young men from North Africa come to Germany every year and many of them, like Samir, fall afoul of the law. Officials would like to accelerate the deportation process, but the criminals aren't welcome back home either. By SPIEGEL Staff

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