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  • Czech deer still avoid Iron Curtain
    A new study has found that deer on the border between the Czech Republic and old West Germany still stick to their sides despite the barrier having vanished long ago.
    BBC News.  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:56:33 GMT.
  • German Prosecutors Reveal F1's Bernie Ecclestone Was Blackmailed
    German prosecutors have made the startling revelation that they believe Formula One's chief executive Bernie Ecclestone was blackmailed by former banker Gerhard Gribkowsky.
    By Christian Sylt.  Forbes.  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:41:00 GMT.
  • Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe 2014 Closes with Positive Results Dates for the 2015 Show Announced
    FREIBURG, Germany, April 23, 2014 -- The Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe 2014 has closed its doors with positive results. ...
    PR Newswire.  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:31:00 EDT.
  • VIDEO: Farage pressed over German wife's job
    UKIP leader Nigel Farage is asked by the BBC's Nick Robinson whether his German wife is taking a British person's job by working as his secretary.
    BBC News.  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:03:52 GMT.
  • German Minister Urges China to Help Solve Ukraine Crisis
    Germany's Deputy Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, on a visit to Beijing, called on China to play a more active role in helping to resolve the crisis in Ukraine, including using its influence with Russia. ...
    Voice of America.  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:38:47 -0400.
  • Turtle Inspires 3D-Printed Car Frame
    German engineering firm EDAG Group showed a single-piece, 3D-printed car body design inspired by a turtle at the Geneva Motor Show. ...
    Ann R. Thryft.  Design News.  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:45:00 EDT.
  • Putin signs decree to rehabilitate Crimean Tatars
    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday he had signed a decree rehabilitating Crimea's Tatars, an ethnic group accused of collaborating with Nazi Germany and exiled under Stalin.
    Hurriyet.  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:46:00 +0200.
  • NHTSA opens probe of Bosch EV chargers
    U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation of electric-vehicle chargers made by German supplier Robert Bosch LLC after a driver of a 2013 Nissan Leaf reported one emitted smoke while charging.  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:43:42 EST.  Subscription required.
  • Alleged fraudster visits Austrian police, arrested
    A German sought by authorities for alleged fraud has been arrested in Austria — after dropping into a police station to ask officers whether he was under investigation.
    Miami Herald.  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:53 EDT.
  • Africa: Germany Pushes Human Rights
    [Deutsche Welle]The German government's commissioner for human rights tells DW he intends to address controversial topics on a trip to Africa, such as the rights of sexual minorities.
    All Africa.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:31:53 GMT.
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The Federal Republic of Germany, located in north central Europe, is a federal multi-party republic with a bicameral legislature.  Its capital city is Berlin, and its currency is the Euro.  The primary language spoken in Germany is German, although the Slavic Sorbian language is used by a small minority.  In 2007, Germany's estimated population was 82,401,000.

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