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North Stream 2: Angela Merkel defends the agreement with Washington
© Wolfgang Kumm / AP The German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed the agreement with the United States on the northern gas pipeline 2. during its Summer Conference This Thursday morning, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel returned to the agreement between the United States and Germany for the North Stream Pipeline 2. An important project for Gas Supply of Germany, but which causes diplomatic tensions in Europe and across the Atlantic.
of the hundreds of people hostile to the restrictions decided against the CVIV-19 braved the prohibition of manifest and gathered illegally In the streets of Berlin, causing heating with the police.
The police said that some protesters had "harassed and attacked" agents in the district of Charlottenburg, in the West of the German Capital, and had ignored the dams in the city.
"They tried to break the police chain. This led to the use of irritating gases, batons and physical violence, "Tweeted the Berlin police, stating that many people were arrested.
Durban IV: Germany does not take part in controversial anti-racism conference Part
this year Germany also boycotted the United Nations anti-racism conference - like several other countries too. The meeting has been highly enriched for 20 years. © Oliver Berg / Picture Alliance / DPA Germany dispenses with participation in the United Nations's controversial anti-racism conference.
The event was organized by the "Querdenker" movement (free thinkers), which imposed itself as the main critical voice against the health restrictions imposed in Germany.
Justice had forbidden several of these events planned this weekend, including Sunday that had to gather some 22,500 people.
The Tribunal felt that it could not authorize the holding of these gatherings of fear that the participants do not violate the rules relating to the port of the mask and the distancing social, while the number of infections in Germany leaves on the rise."No to the dictatorship of the Corona"
The Berlin Police has deployed more than 2,000 anti-riding agents throughout the city, in anticipation of the prohibited event.
Some protesters brandished signs proclaiming "freedom" or "no to the dictatorship of the corona", and very few masks were visible in the crowd.
The movement of the Querdenker federates members of the extreme left, followers of the theories of the plot, detractors of vaccination as well as supporters of the far right.
Their events attract thousands, sometimes tens of thousands of people. Many of these gatherings have degenerated in violence.
35 million euros: Government strengthens research on anti-Semitism and racism .
The Federal Government strengthens anti-Semitism research as well as research on right-wing extremism and racism in Germany. From now on, on the subject of anti-Semitism of research projects with twelve million euros over four years, the Federal Research Department is funded, as the Ministry announced on Wednesday. Further conveyancies in the scope of 23 million euros, which are related to the Cabinet Committee on the fight against right-wing extremism and racism, will soon be launched.