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Germany facing difficult coalition talks after election stalemate

Germany facing difficult coalition talks after election stalemate

SPD's Scholz, CDU's Laschet vie to jumpstart coalition negotiations with Greens, FDP in a bid to form new government

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Germany votes to pick Merkel’s successor
26.09.2021

Germany votes to pick Merkel’s successor

Conservative Armin Laschet, Social Democrats’ Olaf Scholz in tight race to become next chancellor

Turkish Cypriot leader meets UN chief in New York
25.09.2021

Turkish Cypriot leader meets UN chief in New York

Ersin Tatar continues contacts on sidelines of 76th session of UN General Assembly

Russian foreign minister says recognition of Taliban ‘not on table’
25.09.2021

Russian foreign minister says recognition of Taliban ‘not on table’

International recognition of Taliban at present juncture is not on table, Sergei Lavrov says

Huawei executive returns to China after release from Canada
25.09.2021

Huawei executive returns to China after release from Canada

Hours after Meng Wanzhou's charges were dropped, China freed two Canadian nationals, Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor

Russia's Communist Party protests Duma election results
25.09.2021

Russia's Communist Party protests Duma election results

Citing alleged electoral fraud, protesters demand elections be canceled