Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier spoke with the Passauer Neue Presse newspaper about the plane crash in southern France. "The news of this disaster has left us all in a state of shock," he said.
On Wednesday, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble and Economics Minister Sigmar Gabriel introduced the proposed budget plan for the coming years. More investments are expected in research and defense, but the debt will not increase.
"We need to secure stability in those areas that are already being freed from terrorists. Today is about ‘post-ISIL,’” Foreign Minister Steinmeier said on Wednesday at the first meeting of the working group.
Stabilization Working Group
Before the Women’s Suffrage movements began in Europe and the United States, Mathilde Franziska Anneke pioneered social equality on both continents as a writer, revolutionary and educator, who fought for equality and would later go on to influence the great women suffragists of the 19th century.
Mathilde Franziska Anneke
Team owners convened in Arizona this week for the NFL annual meeting, where the idea for international expansion. Germany is considered one of the “next frontiers” for the NFL, according to Vice President Mark Waller.
American Football in Germany
The German National Soccer Team convened for the first time this year this week in Frankfurt. Joachim Löw will remain coach and Bastian Schweisteiger has stepped up as captain of the team
German National Team
The German Bundestag invites you, in cooperation with the with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to to apply for an International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) to spend five months in Berlin.
If someone calls themselves a Strohwitwe, they're probably feeling lonely. A "straw widow" is someone who has been temporarily left alone by her partner.
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