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Germany considers Libyan war dirty business

Posted by seumasach on July 2, 2011

RT

 

1st July, 2011

Germany was the latest NATO member to replenish the dwindling arsenal of alliance weapons in the Libya bombing campaign. German political analyst Christoph R. Horstel told RT why the country refuses to participate in direct military engagement.

“Germany has come a long way. Our foreign minister had voted for the withdrawal of all nuclear NATO warheads from German soil previous to the Security Council resolution authorizing the attacks on Libya. And that has obviously angered the Americans,” said Horstel.

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Merkel insists on national measures to tackle financial crisis

Posted by smeddum on October 12, 2008

Merkel insists on national measures to tackle financial crisis
http://www.chinaview.cn 2008-10-13 04:42:12
PARIS, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel put national measures at the core of a European response on Sunday to the financial crisis but called for a more coordinated approach. Read the rest of this entry »

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German property may soon lure sovereign wealth

Posted by smeddum on October 9, 2008

German property may soon lure sovereign wealth

Guardian

Reuters, Thursday October 9 2008
By Dave Graham
BERLIN, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) from Asia and oil-rich nations may be set to jump in to the German real estate market, helping to support a sector which has been knocked down but not out by the financial crisis. Read the rest of this entry »

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