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Daily Bulletin | 03.06.2011, 18:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

03.06.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Mladic objects to 'obnoxious' charges before UN court
* Greece claims lender talks ended 'positively'
* New strain of E. coli behind German outbreak
* Families honor German soldiers killed in Afghanistan
* Nuclear shutdown must be irreversible, states tell Merkel
* Scientists seek answers from origins of 'chimeric' E. coli
* Five years after independence, Montenegro marks only measured success
* German Internet companies - where are they?
* 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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Mladic objects to 'obnoxious' charges before UN court

Suspected war criminal Ratko Mladic has appeared in front of the UN's war
crimes tribunal for the first time since his arrest last week in Serbia.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I0

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Greece claims lender talks ended 'positively'

Greece said Friday that an inspection of its bailout program by
international lenders had concluded positively. Meanwhile, the Greek PM is
discussing plans for more austerity measures.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I1

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New strain of E. coli behind German outbreak

Health officials say a never-before-seen strain of E. coli bacteria is
behind the outbreak that has killed 18 people and sickened thousands across
Europe. Russia has banned all vegetable imports from the European Union.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I2

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Families honor German soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Families and friends of the three German soldiers killed in Afghanistan
last week gathered in Hanover to remember the fallen. Germany's defense
minister said doubts about the mission in Afghanistan must be overcome.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I3

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Nuclear shutdown must be irreversible, states tell Merkel

The leaders of Germany's 16 states have stressed that the 2022 shutdown
deadline for the country's nuclear plants must be irreversible. State
leaders met with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Friday.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I4

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Scientists seek answers from origins of 'chimeric' E. coli

Scientists examine the results of genetic sequencing of a new E. coli
strain. This new variety, which has sickened thousands in Europe, is
apparently a product of two previously known infectious types of E. coli.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I5

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Five years after independence, Montenegro marks only measured success

Montenegro can celebrate many major advances in the five years since its
independence, including an economic boom and candidacy to become a member
of the European Union; but it's not all peaches and cream.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I6

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German Internet companies - where are they?

While Germany remains a big user of the Internet, which contributes
significantly to its economy, the country has struggled to create a dotcom
industry of scale to cash in on soaring global demand for Web services.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewatrgI45gen02I7

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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=ewatrgI45gen02I8

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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=ewatrgI45gen02I9

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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=ewatrgI45gen02Ia

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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=ewatrgI45gen02Ib

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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=ewatrgI45gen02Ic

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