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Noah Barkin

Noah Barkin

    Final polls give Merkel hope before election
    Final polls give Merkel hope before election
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on track to win a second term and has a good chance of forming the centre-right coalition that eluded her...
    Bush suspends troop pull-outs from Iraq
    Bush suspends troop pull-outs from Iraq
    President George Bush on Thursday announced a suspension of United States troop withdrawals from Iraq this summer to allow the military to reassess...
    US air strikes hit Sadr City, street clashes ease
    US air strikes hit Sadr City, street clashes ease
    United States air strikes killed 10 people in the eastern Baghdad militia stronghold of Sadr City, Iraqi police said on Thursday, but street...
    German frustration with French leader mounts
    German frustration with French leader mounts
    Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy were expected to form the perfect couple -- a pair of like-minded conservative leaders who would work hand in...