Friday, June 10, 2011

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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

10.06.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Tests reveal bean sprouts as likely source of E. coli outbreak
* German finance minister urges private investment in new Greece loans
* Police investigate alleged corruption by Siemens staff
* Croatia gets green light for EU accession
* Euroskeptic party to be excluded from Finnish government
* Bound for retirement, Gates gives grim, uncensored view of NATO future
* Ancient calligraphy meets politics in modern Arabic graffiti
* Europe put on the back burner in Turkish election campaign
* 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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Tests reveal bean sprouts as likely source of E. coli outbreak

Contaminated bean sprouts are the likely source behind the E. coli outbreak
that has killed 31 people since May, tests have revealed. A previous
warning about cucumbers, tomatoes and fresh lettuce has been rescinded.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I0

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German finance minister urges private investment in new Greece loans

Greece is in need of more financial help from the EU. While resistance to
another bailout is strong, the German government is insisting that its own
interests are at stake as well.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I1

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Police investigate alleged corruption by Siemens staff

German police are investigating an alleged corruption bid by employees at
engineering giant Siemens. Three company managers in Kuwait are accused of
trying to buy contracts.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I2

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Croatia gets green light for EU accession

Joining the EU has been Croatia's goal for many years, and the long
accession process has made eurosceptics out of many Croatians. Still,
Zagreb is thrilled at the EU's announcement of an accession timeline.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I3

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Euroskeptic party to be excluded from Finnish government

Finland's prime minister-elect is aiming to form a six-party government
without the True Finns party, which is critical of the European Union.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I4

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Bound for retirement, Gates gives grim, uncensored view of NATO future

NATO allies must step up their financial and political commitments to the
alliance if they want to save its future, the US defense secretary says,
suggesting Europe takes America's military protection for granted.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I5

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Ancient calligraphy meets politics in modern Arabic graffiti

Arabic artists push the boundaries of graffiti with their calligraphic
styles and political messages. A new book published in Germany looks at
what makes Arabic street art unique - and just how powerful it can be.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I6

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Europe put on the back burner in Turkish election campaign

Joining the EU was an opportunity many Turks were eager to embrace as
accession talks began six years ago. With enthusiasm now waning, the issue
has barely been mentioned ahead of Sunday's general election.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewazh1I45gen02I7

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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=ewazh1I45gen02I8

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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=ewazh1I45gen02I9

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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=ewazh1I45gen02Ia

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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=ewazh1I45gen02Ib

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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=ewazh1I45gen02Ic

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