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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

08.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Portuguese bailout comes together at eurozone finance meeting
* Winds of change
* NATO chief "regrets" Libyan rebels' deaths
* Freak sandstorm causes deadly accident in north-eastern Germany
* German foreign minister likens nuclear-weapons threat to global warming
* Tokyo inhabitants defy radiation to enjoy the cherry blossoms
* Ivory Coast's Ouattara calls for end to EU sanctions
* Italy and France agree on patrols to stop Tunisian migrants
* 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
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

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Portuguese bailout comes together at eurozone finance meeting

Eurozone finance ministers are meeting in Budapest to discuss the terms of
Portugal's financial bailout. Eurogroup head Jean-Claude Juncker has said
the aid package should be ready in a month's time.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I0

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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=ew9lonI45gen02I1

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NATO chief "regrets" Libyan rebels' deaths

NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen has said he "regrets" the deaths of Libyan
rebels killed in an alliance airstrike. His comments came just after a NATO
commander refused to apologize for the incident.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I2

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Freak sandstorm causes deadly accident in north-eastern Germany

Dust and dirt whipped up by high winds blinded dozens of motorists on a
north German highway on Friday, triggering a mass accident, which killed at
least eight people and injured 60 others.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I3

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German foreign minister likens nuclear-weapons threat to global warming

German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle has called for a global ban on
nuclear weapons following the release of a disarmament report. Opposition
parties renewed calls for the removal of US warheads from Germany.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I4

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Tokyo inhabitants defy radiation to enjoy the cherry blossoms

The cherry trees are in blossom in Japan. Many of the capital's inhabitants
are making the most of the balmy weather to go for walks in the parks and
don't seem too worried about radiation from Fukushima.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I5

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Ivory Coast's Ouattara calls for end to EU sanctions

Alassane Ouattara, the internationally recognized winner of last year's
elections in Ivory Coast, has called for an end to EU sanctions on his
country. Incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo still refuses to cede power.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I6

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Italy and France agree on patrols to stop Tunisian migrants

Italy and France have agreed to launch patrols off the Tunisian coast to
stop migrants heading to Europe. The meeting followed a dispute between
Paris and Rome over plans to let immigrants travel within Europe.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02I7

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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=ew9lonI45gen02I8

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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=ew9lonI45gen02I9

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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=ew9lonI45gen02Ia

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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=ew9lonI45gen02Ib

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9lonI45gen02Ic

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