Monday, August 29, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 29.08.2011, 18:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE
DAILY BULLETIN | 29.08.2011 | 18:30 UTC
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WORLD
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Arab World
Libyan rebels negotiate for peaceful surrender of Gadhafi's hometown

Libyan rebels are seeking the peaceful surrender of Gadhafi's hometown,
Sirte, while warning they will use force if negotiations drag on.
Meanwhile, rebels are seeking 50,000 missing prisoners of the Gadhafi
regime.

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Hunger, help, hope

East Africa is suffering from the worst famine in decades. Especially badly
affected is Somalia, where hundreds of thousands of people - above all
children - face starvation. Special coverage from DW-WORLD and DW-TV.

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EUROPE
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Economy
ECB chief urges eurozone to quickly ratify debt crisis plan

Amid economic uncertainty in the eurozone, European Central Bank President
Jean-Claude Trichet has urged governments to quickly implement a debt
crisis plan worked out by European leaders in July.

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Kosovo
Prosecutor announced in Kosovo organ trafficking inquiry

A US prosecutor is to head a task force investigating alleged criminal
activity, including organ trafficking, by Kosovar leaders including Prime
Minister Hashim Thaci.

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Finance
Troubled Greek banks announce merger

Greek lenders Eurobank and Alpha Bank have announced a merger agreement in
the first piece of positive financial news to come from the country in some
time. The new entity will be the largest bank in the region.

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GERMANY
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Politics
Party rallies around embattled German foreign minister

The pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) have sought to quash the debate about
the future of Guido Westerwelle. The foreign minister is facing widespread
criticism for his U-turn on the role of NATO in Libya.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE
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Film
Documentary holds up four-sided mirror to Guantanamo Bay

German filmmaker Thomas Wallner's latest documentary, "The Guantanamo
Trap," leaves lots of questions unanswered, which often feel like the act
of an incompetent filmmaker. But in this case, just the opposite is true.

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ENVIRONMENT & DEVELOPMENT
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Human Rights
Invisible and vulnerable, world's stateless face bleak future

The UN has launched a campaign to highlight the discrimination suffered by
some 12 million stateless people worldwide. Without identification, they're
often stuck in legal limbo and denied basic rights.

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