President Trump promises ‘America first’
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President Trump promises ‘America first’

Donald Trump has been sworn in as US president. His first moves as leader showcased a policy of protectionism and patriotism.Many seats were left empty near the White…

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Trump’s inauguration draws passionate turnout from all camps
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Trump’s inauguration draws passionate turnout from all camps

Whether protesting or showing support, the unique nature of Donald Trump’s rise to the presidency was the driving force for people to attend his inauguration. DW’s Dave Raish…

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Mattis, Kelly confirmed as cabinet picks
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Mattis, Kelly confirmed as cabinet picks

The former Marine general easily secured enough votes to become US President Donald Trump’s defense secretary. Trump’s homeland security pick was also confirmed.Former Marine Corps General James Mattis…

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Eight people killed in their home by shell in Egypt’s Rafah
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Eight people killed in their home by shell in Egypt’s Rafah

CAIRO Jan 21 (Reuters) – Eight people were killed on Saturday after a shell landed on a house in southern Rafah, in the north of Sinai, eye witnesses…

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Egypt PM says cabinet reshuffle likely to be approved by month-end
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Prospects and risks of Egypt’s ambitious economic reform programme, according to the IMF 
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Prospects and risks of Egypt’s ambitious economic reform programme, according to the IMF 

Since 2011, political and regional developments have taken a significant toll on the Egyptian economy. Underlying structural challenges and the prolonged political transition led to the build-up of…

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We repatriate Air France’s money in return for bearing foreign exchange gap: regional director
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We repatriate Air France’s money in return for bearing foreign exchange gap: regional director

Air France obtained an approval to repatriate its money in Egyptian banks on condition of bearing the foreign exchange rate gap. Cees Ursem, country manager for Egypt of…

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Melania Trump follows in the footsteps of these first ladies from around the world
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Melania Trump follows in the footsteps of these first ladies from around the world

Around the world, leaders’ spouses are guarantors of glamour. But some also stand out for eccentricity or dedication. As Melania Trump takes over from Michelle Obama, DW looks…

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Italy to continue seeking truth behind Regini’s death: FM
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Italy to continue seeking truth behind Regini’s death: FM

Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano said that Italy will not stop endeavors to reach the reality of the the murder of 28-year old Italian researcher Giulio Regini in…

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New Barberini Museum near Berlin is a hot number for impressionism and more
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New Barberini Museum near Berlin is a hot number for impressionism and more

After years in the making, Potsdam’s Barberini Museum – spearheaded by patron and billionaire Hasso Plattner – is opening its doors. The first shows feature works by, among…

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