Saturday, April 23, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 23.04.2011, 18:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

23.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Syrian security forces open fire on mourners
* Easter peace marches kick off in Germany
* Libyan rebels claim victory in Misrata
* Anti-Semitic incidents spark public debate in the Netherlands
* For Russia, Ukraine and Belarus the future is nuclear
* A growing number of French farmers reach the breaking point
* 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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Syrian security forces open fire on mourners

Syrian security forces shot dead at least a dozen people during funerals
Saturday. As international condemnation of the government mounted, two
Syrian lawmakers and a Muslim cleric resigned in protest over the violence.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I0

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Easter peace marches kick off in Germany

The Easter weekend has kicked off in Germany with bright sunshine and
soaring temperatures. But while many were indulging in Easter eggs,
thousands marked another Easter tradition; peace marches.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I1

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Libyan rebels claim victory in Misrata

Forces loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi have reportedly backed off
from the besieged city of Misrata. Meanwhile, the US military has confirmed
the first strike by an unmanned drone aircraft in Libya.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I2

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Anti-Semitic incidents spark public debate in the Netherlands

Amid growing anti-Semitism in the Netherlands, Dutch Jews admit they are
frequently the victims of harassment and attacks. Increasing religious
predjudice is forcing many to question just how tolerant the Netherlands
is.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I3

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For Russia, Ukraine and Belarus the future is nuclear

Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl disaster, Eastern Europe is still
clinging to nuclear power. The anti-nuclear movement is essentially
non-existent, but experts say 'green' energy is still a viable alternative.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I4

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A growing number of French farmers reach the breaking point

Financial problems are thought to have been behind the suicides of more
than 300 French farmers last year. Despite receiving the highest subsidies
in the EU, many are finding it increasingly difficult to make ends meet.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9wbfI45gen02I5

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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=ew9wbfI45gen02I6

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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=ew9wbfI45gen02I7

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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=ew9wbfI45gen02I8

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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=ew9wbfI45gen02I9

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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=ew9wbfI45gen02Ia

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