Sunday, March 27, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 27.03.2011, 18:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

27.03.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

DW-WORLD.DE's top stories from Germany and Europe

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Overview of Topics

* First Green state premier likely to emerge from state elections
* Winds of change
* Rebels advance in Libya, NATO poised to take over military operations
* Syria lifts emergency law as EU condemns violence
* Bodies of kidnapped German couple may have been found in Yemen
* Radiation levels dangerously high at Fukushima nuclear plant
* Vettel triumphs at Australian Grand Prix
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Global Media Forum 2011

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First Green state premier likely to emerge from state elections

Germany could see its first state premier from the Greens in
Baden-Württemberg as the party triumphs in state elections there.
Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats suffer a resounding defeat.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I0

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Winds of change

Following the fall of the presidents of Egypt and Tunisia, popular protests
calling for democratic change have been sweeping throughout the Middle
East. We provide in-depth coverage and analysis on the unrest.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I1

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Rebels advance in Libya, NATO poised to take over military operations

Pro-Gadhafi troops in Libya have been forced to retreat after rebel forces
recaptured two strategic towns. Meanwhile, a meeting in Brussels could mean
NATO takes over military operations in Libya from coalition forces.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I2

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Syria lifts emergency law as EU condemns violence

Syria lifted its emergency law on Sunday, news agencies report, a day after
the European Union strongly condemned Damascus for the rising death toll
amid growing unrest there.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I3

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Bodies of kidnapped German couple may have been found in Yemen

According to an unconfirmed media report, the bodies of a German couple
kidnapped two years ago may have been found in Yemen. The pair was among
nine people, including their three children, kidnapped in 2009.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I4

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Radiation levels dangerously high at Fukushima nuclear plant

Japanese nuclear officials have said radiation levels in water near a
reactor at the Fukushima nuclear plant have jumped dramatically. The new
reading stokes fear that meltdowns may have occurred.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I5

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Vettel triumphs at Australian Grand Prix

Young German driver Sebastian Vettel has won the Australian Formula One
Grand Prix in Melbourne. The victory ends Red Bull's poor run in Australia.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I6

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I7

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I8

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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02I9

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9a2bI45gen02Ia

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