Germany called for improved monitoring and surveillance ahead of the federal elections in September
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One person’s extreme is another’s normal. If I were to have a conversation about religion with large numbers of people in America, some would consider me extreme for being an Atheist and for being a Socialist.
The German elections could be affected by hacking just like the US presidential elections last year
Facebook said the draft law in Germany to tackle fake news will not be enough to tackle hate speech
A tentative deal has been reached between Italy’s main political parties on a reform of voting rules
Deutsche Welle Burundian correspondent Antedisteste Niragira has been released
How did it happen that the such a good proportion of leaders of Europe have no biological children?
Reporter Antediteste Niragira was arrested by the Congolese intelligence service on Wednesday
Voters in Germany’s most populous state cast their ballots on Sunday in a state election
Fears have been voiced in several European countries that elections could be marred by manipulation