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Feb 21, 2020
Hanau shooting: Germany to raise police presence after nine killed in racist attack; mosques to be under surveillanceGermany's top security official said Friday that authorities will step up the police presence throughout the country and keep a closer watch on mosques and other sites after the racially motivated shootings that killed nine people
Dec 09, 2019
Finland's Social Democratic Party names Sanna Marin for PM's post; 34-year-old set to be country's youngest prime ministerFinland's ruling Social Democratic Party council voted 32-29 late on Sunday to name Sanna Marin over rival Antti Lindtman
Sep 10, 2018
Sweden's ruling party hits election low as far right with anti-immigration views, white supremacist roots growVoters handed Sweden's ruling party its worst-ever election result Sunday and delivered a parallel lift to a far-right party with white supremacist roots, leaving the ideological outline of the Scandinavian country's next government uncertain.
Mar 04, 2018
Germany's Social Democratic Party clears path for Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth termGermany's second-biggest party said its members have in their high-stakes referendum approved a plan to join Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition, clearing the last hurdle in the way of the veteran leader's fourth term
Feb 10, 2018
Angela Merkel's hopes of fourth govt suffer blow as SPD chief Martin Shulz opts out of allianceGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel's hoped-for fourth government suffered a first defeat on Friday before even being sworn in, as prospective foreign minister Martin Schulz stepped back after a series of U-turns
Feb 07, 2018
Angela Merkel achieves breakthrough in German coalition deal after four months of uncertaintyGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday moved a step closer to forming a coalition government with her centre-left rivals, the Social Democratic Party (SPD), after four months of political uncertainty.
Nov 20, 2017
German coalition talks collapse: Options for Angela Merkel include more negotiations, minority govt, fresh electionsGermany could be forced to hold new elections after high-stakes talks for a coalition collapsed. Here are some possible scenarios for Europe's biggest economy.
Sep 20, 2017
Angela Merkel poised to clinch fourth term as German chancellor, polls sayBerlin: German chancellor Angela Merkel looks almost certain to clinch a fourth term in the general election next Sunday while a far-right party is poised to enter parliament for the first time since the end of World War II.
Aug 20, 2017
Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls on Turkish-origin Germans to 'slap' parties in Angela Merkel's coalitionTurkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday called on Turkish-origin Germans to give a "slap" to both parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition in September polls, pressing on with what Berlin has condemned as unprecedented meddling.
Jun 18, 2017
Romania's premier refuses to quit despite no-confidence motion from ruling party accusing him of 'immaturity'Romania's ruling party submitted a no-confidence vote against its own government on Sunday after it withdrew its support for the prime minister.