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Italy PM-designate Conte gives up bid for government
May 27, 2018
Giuseppe Conte renounces his attempt to become PM after the president vetoes his economy pick.
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U.S. delegation holds talks with North Korean officials in DMZ
May 28, 2018
Planning seemed to move ahead for the on-off-perhaps-on-again summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
China calls U.S. warships in South China Sea 'a provocation'
May 27, 2018
The Defense Ministry said the ships "undermined strategic mutual trust" and "damaged peace, security and good order in relevant waters."
Thousands descend onto Berlin streets in rival political rallies
May 27, 2018
Far right AFD march takes place while counter demonstrators protest
Italy's PM designate ends effort to form government
May 27, 2018
Italy’s prime minister-designate Giuseppe Conte ‘gives back mandate’ to form what would have been western Europe’s first populist government
UK News
How to defend the wages and rights of the British worker post-Brexit
May 27, 2018
Fears are growing that Brexit will trigger a competitive race to the bottom which will leave the British worker worse off.
UK economy stagnates as Brexit confusion mounts
May 25, 2018
With the British government split over Brexit there's growing concern that there won't be a deal by the the autumn.
Germany News
German interior minister wants to reform refugee office
May 28, 2018
As the scandal at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees widens with fresh allegations of impropriety, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants to push forward with his "master plan" to reform the asylum system.
In Berlin 20,000 detractors shout down 5,000 AfD protesters
May 27, 2018
The mood was explosive as far-right populists staged a mass rally in the capital, and their detractors turned out en masse to shout them down. DW's Jefferson Chase ventured between the political frontlines.
France News
Ex-UEFA president Platini says he has been cleared of graft
May 26, 2018
Former European soccer chief Michel Platini has said he has been cleared by Swiss authorities of any criminal wrongdoing over payments he received from FIFA that resulted in a ban for ethics violations and that he now plans to return to the game.
'Hero' Malian migrant saves child from Paris balcony
May 28, 2018
A young Malian man was hailed a hero on Sunday after he sprang into action to save a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor balcony by single-handedly scaling the facade of the building and hauling the youngster to safety.