Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 30.08.2011, 18:30 UTC

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DAILY BULLETIN | 30.08.2011 | 18:30 UTC
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WORLD
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Arab World
Pro-Gadhafi forces are given a surrender deadline

Libya's interim council has given forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi an
ultimatum to surrender within four days or face military force. Meanwhile,
a diplomatic rift is developing with neighboring Algeria.

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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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SPORTS
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Players
German international Mertesacker in talks with Arsenal

Werder Bremen and Germany defender Per Mertesacker has flown to London for
transfer talks with Arsenal. Spokesmen for both clubs have confirmed the
26-year-old was completing a medical exam at the club.

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Athletics
Harting wins discus gold for Germany

Germany's Robert Harting has won gold in discus throwing at the World
Athletics Championships in South Korea. The 26-year-old dominated the
competition from the start. It's the fourth medal for the German team.

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GERMANY
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Immigration
Germany introduces biometric cards for foreigners

In a bid to prevent identity fraud, Germany is digitalizing its residence
permits for non-EU citizens. Instead of a paper document, they'll be given
a new biometric chip card - shaped like a credit card.

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EUROPE
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Economy
Eurozone support comes only with debt-reduction effort, Merkel warns

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned that countries that don't do
their homework on reducing debt cannot count on support from the eurozone.
Her comments follow a warning from the European Central Bank.

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BUSINESS
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Consumer Affairs
Aral rewards fuel stations for charging higher prices

Germany's leading chain of gas stations, Aral, is testing a new business
model that rewards operators for charging higher prices. The company says
it's trying to stabilize a volatile market, but critics aren't convinced.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE
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Integration
New autobiography discusses integration issues with humor

Chancellor Angela Merkel's claim that multiculturalism in Germany had
'totally failed' sparked a fierce national debate, but Berlin-based writer
Rose-Anne Clermont relates her negative experiences with cheeky irony.

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