Wednesday, July 20, 2011

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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

20.07.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Last Serbian war crimes suspect arrested
* Cameron defends his staff over NoW scandal
* Merkel and Sarkozy to meet for eleventh-hour eurozone crisis talks
* German corruption recedes as economy holds fast
* German court releases Thai royal plane
* German conservatives advocate end to Turkish EU entry talks
* The Simpsons provide model to poke fun at Kosovan political figures
* Germany remembers Operation Valkyrie, the plot to kill Hitler
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

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Last Serbian war crimes suspect arrested

Goran Hadzic, Serbia's last fugitive sought by the UN war crimes tribunal,
has been arrested. President Boris Tadic told a press conference that the
Croatian Serb suspect had been detained in the north of the country.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I0

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Cameron defends his staff over NoW scandal

Prime Minister David Cameron told the British parliament Wednesday that his
staff behaved entirely properly during the phone-hacking scandal that has
shaken the British establishment.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I1

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Merkel and Sarkozy to meet for eleventh-hour eurozone crisis talks

Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy have hastily organized last minute talks
in preparation for an emergency eurozone summit on Thursday. Top of the
agenda will be the eurozone debt crisis and a second Greek bailout.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I2

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German corruption recedes as economy holds fast

Corruption is a fact of life throughout European corporations, and experts
believe it gets worse when times are tough. A new study shows improvement
in Germany, but an overall acceptance throughout the continent.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I3

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German court releases Thai royal plane

The release of a Boeing 737 owned by the Thai crown prince has been agreed
by a German court in return for a 20 million euro deposit. It was impounded
over a week ago after a commercial dispute reached new heights.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I4

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German conservatives advocate end to Turkish EU entry talks

A leading Bavarian conservative has said the EU should break off its
accession talks with Turkey, if the country goes ahead with its threatened
boycott during Cyprus' presidency of the bloc.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I5

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The Simpsons provide model to poke fun at Kosovan political figures

An important symbol of US popular culture, the Simpsons have been a global
favorite for more than two decades. Now the satirical cartoon has been
adapted to provide a vehicle for political activism in Kosovo.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I6

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Germany remembers Operation Valkyrie, the plot to kill Hitler

Wednesday marks the 67th anniversary of Claus Schenk Graf von
Stauffenberg's attempt to assassinate Hitler. While some question whether
he acted out of altruism, most Germans are taking a positive view.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewc1crI45gen02I7

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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=ewc1crI45gen02I8

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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=ewc1crI45gen02I9

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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=ewc1crI45gen02Ia

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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=ewc1crI45gen02Ib

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