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Germany's Scholz says Putin won't win war

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Vladimir Putin will not be allowed to dictate peace in Ukraine, says Olaf Scholz. "Ukraine will not accept that and neither will we," says the German chancellor. Russia's plan to capture all of Ukraine is "further away today" than at the beginning of its invasion.See the Story
Europe

Former German Chancellor Schröder says he has given up joining Gazprom's supervisory board

67% Center coverage: 3 sources
Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder, close to Russian President Vladimir Putin and under the spotlight of criticism since the invasion of Ukraine, announced on Tuesday that he would not join the supervisory board of the Russian gas giant Gazprom.See the Story
Europe

COMPARE: Which countries in Europe have the strictest drink-drive limits?

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Certain countries around Europe have stricter policies than others regarding drinking and driving and harsher punishjments for those caught exceeding legal limits. Here's what you need to know.See the Story
Europe · Germany

Germany's vaccine panel says one COVID shot enough for children

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
Germany's vaccine advisory panel said one COVID-19 shot was enough for healthy five to 11 year-olds. The view by the panel of 18 appointees known as STIKO contrasts with approval by European Union regulators for a two-shot regimen. US regulators last week even authorised a third, or booster shot for the group.See the Story
Europe · Germany

Paris-Berlin high-speed train in the works for next year, says SNCF

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Operator hopes to begin offering one trip a day between French and German capitals in December 2023See the Story
Europe · Berlin

The 9 best day trips from Berlin with the €9 ticket

With the hotly anticipated €9 monthly travel card now on sale, get ready to explore some new destinations on a day trip from the German capital.See the Story
Europe · Germany

German Health Minister planning new mask rules for autumn

Germany’s Health Minister Karl Lauterbach is already making plans to combat a potential new wave of Covid infections in the autumn.See the Story
Europe · Germany

EXPLAINED: Why Germans get wholly wasted on Ascension Day

In Germany, Christi Himmelfahrt is not just about honouring Jesus' ascent into heaven - it's also Father's Day, and sees a tripling of alcohol-related accidents. The Local explains why.See the Story
Europe · Germany

Why large families are set to pay less for German care insurance

Germany's highest court has issued a landmark ruling stating that families with lots of children should ultimately pay less for their social security. Here's what you need to know.See the Story

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