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MERKEL CLINGS ON: Germany strikes deal with Greece to send back migrants within 48 HOURS | World | News

Speaking at a news conference on Friday, the under-fire German Chancellor said: “It’s good that we have got a result.” German Interior Ministry spokeswoman Eleonore Peterman added that she would not be able to reveal any details before the deal was formally signed. Last week, the Ms Merkel struck a …

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BALI EARTHQUAKE: UK tourist reveals TERRIFYING ESCAPE from Lombok Island | World | News

Tamsin Parker told boats were cancelled for weeks before the 7.0 earthquake, adding to the chaos when visitors and locals tried to flee the island after the quake. Ms Parker, 34, also witnessed confused authorities and over-stretched rescue resources becoming swamped as a series of largely unreported subsequent earthquakes …

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Donald Trump may SHOOT himself in foot over Recep Tayyip Erdogan US-Turkey sanctions | World | News

The spat between the US and Turkey has resulted in a plummeting lira (Image: GETTY) The spat between the US and Turkey has resulted in a plummeting lira and a souring of relations between the NATO allies. But both President Donald Trump and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are adversaries of …

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German A Level EXTINCTION? Chinese MORE POPULAR with UK students | World | News

Experts expressed their concerns in the declining popularity of the A level language, with fewer students studying subjects like French, Spanish, and German. However, more students have instead chosen to take up Mandarin Chinese, new data revealed today, making it the only A level language that has seen an increase …

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Turkish lira crisis: Merkel to help Erdogan over migration worries | World | News

The Chancellor has offered cash-strapped Turkey Germany’s credibility to help halt the country’s economic chaos. Speaking by phone to the Turkish leader on Wednesday, Mrs Merkel agreed on a meeting between both countries’ finance minister over the following days. Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg, argued the meeting between the …

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Genoa bridge collapse latest: Salvini launches fresh allegations hours after EU attack | World | News

The right-wing Lega leader blasted the Italian holding company operating toll firm, Atlantia, announcing the government will revoke the concession of managing the public infrastructures and roads. Urging the judges who launched an investigation into the deadly collapse to find out how such a tragedy could happen, he said: “We …

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