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Week in Review – Airport over Motorway and Drought in South Africa

Airport built over Motorway Everyone who has driven down the autobahn A14 in Germany might have seen it – an airplane driving across the motorway. The motorway does not navigate around the airport Halle/Leipzig but instead runs right through the middle of it. It is a regular sight for those who frequently use the motorway …

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Week in Review – Jerusalem, Travel Ban and Putin

Jerusalem There is a new development in the ongoing war over Jerusalem. Both, Israelis and Palestinians claim the city as their capital. On Tuesday earlier this week President Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel´s capital and moved their embassy to the city. Until now, all embassies have been in Tel Aviv as a more neutral place. …

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Week in Review – Royal Wedding, Volcano and North Korea

Prince Harry is off the market Prince Harry and the American actress Meghan Markle announced their engagement earlier this week. The royal wedding will take place in spring. The venue is not clear yet and more details will follow in due course. The couple met in July 2016 and had their first public appearance in …

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Week in Review (28th Aug – 01st Sept)

North Korea fires missile over Japan North Korea fired a missile into Japan´s airspace on Tuesday, the prime minister of Japan called it an “unprecedented, serious threat”. It was not immediately clear what type of missile had been fired but by now it is confirmed that it was a ballistic missile. North Korea has never …

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Week in Review (5th June – 9th June)

Comey testifies in front of Congress on Capitol Hill On Thursday former FBI Director James Comey gave his highly-anticipated testimony regarding the alleged Russian meddling in last year´s presidential campaign. Comey gave a prepared statement on Wednesday evening talking about the encounters  which he had had with the President and his thoughts on why he …

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