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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

06.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Talks with Ivory Coast's Gbago fail
* Libyan rebels call for more from NATO as Gadhafi stands firm
* Winds of change
* Turkey favors reserved stance toward Arab unrest
* Berlusconi sex trial adjourned after brief preliminary procedures
* EU fails to meet self-imposed 2010 development goals
* Greens now Germany's largest opposition party
* Boat with refugees capsizes near Lampedusa, 130 people missing
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Travel Europe on a shoestring
* Global Media Forum 2011
* DW App now for Android devices

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Talks with Ivory Coast's Gbago fail

As heavy fighting resumed, France has confirmed that negotiations with
incumbent Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo on his departure from office
have been unsuccessful.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I0

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Libyan rebels call for more from NATO as Gadhafi stands firm

Libyan rebels have hit out at NATO over its air mission over the fractured
country, saying it is not going far enough to protect civilians from the
forces of strongman Moammer Gadhafi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I1

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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=ew9j4zI45gen02I2

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Turkey favors reserved stance toward Arab unrest

The government in Ankara says it supports democratic endeavors in the Arab
world. But at the same time, it is exercising great reserve when it comes
to concrete action. Economic interests play a role in this behavior.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I3

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Berlusconi sex trial adjourned after brief preliminary procedures

A Milan court has completed preliminary matters in the sex trial of Italian
premier Berlusconi and adjourned the trial until May 31. Berlusconi did not
appear for the brief court session, which lasted only a few minutes.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I4

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EU fails to meet self-imposed 2010 development goals

The European Union has failed to meet its self-imposed pledge for
increasing aid to developing nations. The revelation comes as thousands of
refugees flee to Europe from continuing unrest in North Africa.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I5

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Greens now Germany's largest opposition party

The Greens have overtaken the Social Democrats as Germany's largest
opposition party, according to a new poll. If national elections were held
today, Germany would likely have its first Green chancellor.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I6

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Boat with refugees capsizes near Lampedusa, 130 people missing

A boat carrying over 200 people has capsized near the Italian island of
Lampedusa. Search teams have rescued some 48 people. Meanwhile, calls are
growing for the EU to grant migrants temporary resettlement rights.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02I7

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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=ew9j4zI45gen02I8

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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=ew9j4zI45gen02I9

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Travel Europe on a shoestring

Want to explore Europe but you're on a tight budget? In this weekly
podcast, DW-RADIO's Pulse takes you to some of Europe's most interesting
cities and proves you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy them.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02Ia

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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=ew9j4zI45gen02Ib

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DW App now for Android devices

The DW News Portal app is now available on android devices so that you can
stay in tune with the latest news and information from a European
perspective. Get your free download here.

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http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9j4zI45gen02Ic

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