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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

24.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Pope urges Europe to welcome migrants from North Africa
* EU condemns 'appalling' Syrian crackdown, urges reforms
* Misrata bombardment continues as Gadhafi forces back off
* Dortmund's hopes of an early league win are thwarted
* Car industry must trim production, says new Green state premier
* Will and Kate are cash cows for the memorabilia business
* Obama remembers victims of Armenian massacre
* 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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Pope urges Europe to welcome migrants from North Africa

In his Easter sermon, Pope Bendict VI lamented the violence and conflicts
in North Africa and the Middle East and called on Europe to accept more
migrants from war-torn countries.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I0

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EU condemns 'appalling' Syrian crackdown, urges reforms

A deadly crackdown by Syrian security forces during weekend funerals has
sparked international condemnation and calls by activists for an
independent investigation into recent killings.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I1

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Misrata bombardment continues as Gadhafi forces back off

Libyan government forces have retreated from besieged Misrata but continue
to shell the city. Meanwhile, the US military has confirmed the first
strike by an unmanned drone in Libya.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I2

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Dortmund's hopes of an early league win are thwarted

Dortmund hoped to cheer an early victory in the Bundesliga, but
bottom-of-the-table Mönchengladbach put a spanner in the works, with a
surprise 1-0 win over the league leaders.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I3

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Car industry must trim production, says new Green state premier

Winfried Kretschmann, set to become Germany's first Green party premier in
the state of Baden-Württemberg, has ruffled feathers by suggesting the
state's key auto industry must change priorities if it hopes to survive.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I4

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Will and Kate are cash cows for the memorabilia business

For some, the royal wedding in Britain will merely be a great reason for a
party. But for others, it's a huge business opportunity: The manufacturers
of wedding memorabilia are expecting the sale of a century.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I5

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Obama remembers victims of Armenian massacre

President Barack Obama has observed the anniversary of the massacre of
Armenians in World War I, pointedly avoiding use of the term "genocide"
which has been a contentious issue for Turks and Armenians alike.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9ws6I45gen02I6

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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=ew9ws6I45gen02I7

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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=ew9ws6I45gen02I8

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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=ew9ws6I45gen02I9

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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=ew9ws6I45gen02Ia

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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=ew9ws6I45gen02Ib

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