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The Jewish Immigrants Who Helped the US Take on Nazis

Politico - 24 Sep 2017
Rosenberg, a native German speaker who was also fluent in English and French, made a powerful impression on French resistance fighter Jorge Semprún, one of the Buchenwald survivors who helped interpret the camp's infernal workings. Rosenberg was a ...
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Gibson recalls time of Berlin Wall

Fremont Tribune - 23 Sep 2017
Gibson said the wall tore German families apart. One of his fellow American soldiers and best friend dated a woman born in East Berlin. She and her mother were on vacation when the wall went up and couldn't return home. On Sundays, the young woman ...
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German visitors astounded by Confederate memorabilia

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - 21 Sep 2017
Even flying the German flag outside a home or business is considered an odd thing to do, an acknowledgment of the difference between nationalism and patriotism. To see statues, memorials, plaques and schools memorializing the defense of America's ...
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Factbox: Bids for Air Berlin, Germany's second-biggest airline

Reuters - 15 Sep 2017
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German flag carrier Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) and other parties say they have bid for parts of insolvent Air Berlin (AB1.DE) as administrators look for new investors for Germany's second-largest airline. Most potential investors appear ...
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A Storm in Germany

Roads and Kingdoms - 22 Sep 2017
You couldn't even display the German flag in pride back then, much less vote for an avowed Nazi. The checks against fascism were so strong, so institutional, so ingrained, that the far-right of the 1990s never even scratched the mainstream body politic.
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EU flags at Last Night of the Proms anger Farage

The Guardian - 10 Sep 2017
TV pictures of the concert, conducted by Sakari Oramo from Finland, showed large numbers of EU flags being flown inside the Albert Hall alongside union flags and flags from Germany, Sweden, Japan and beyond. In some cases concertgoers held union ...
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German far right down but poised for parliament - 31 Aug 2017
Dressed in his trademark tweed outfit and seated in front of a large German flag, the 76-year-old Gauland addressed an audience of about 150, largely made up of middle-aged men and elderly couples. After a minute's silence for the victims of terror ...
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5 things you need to know now

The Week Magazine - 24 Sep 2017
"If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL,or other leagues, he or she should not be allowed to disrespect our Great American Flag (or Country) and should stand for the National Anthem," Trump tweeted in two parts Saturday.
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Veteran cargo ship sails again after refit

Maritime Journal - 22 Sep 2017
The rigging was rebuilt to Middendorf and GL standards. “Avontuur today is the equal of any other cargo ship of its size and class”, said Bockermann. Steel-hulled and drawing 2.1m, it now flies the German flag and is classed by RINA. It is of 124GT and ...
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Germany is 'banana republic' of European aviation, Ryanair says

Irish Times - 29 Aug 2017
The Irish carrier's commercial officer, David O'Brien, has said former German flag-carrier “will probably succeed” in buying the most attractive parts of its smaller rival, reiterating Ryanair's view that the process is a “stitch-up” which would lead ...

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