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World Leaders Gather in Portsmouth, United Kingdom to Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

On June 5, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump joined World War II veterans and the heads of state of 13 other countries for a moving ceremony dedicated to those who stormed the beaches of Normandy as a part of Operation Overlord. The efforts of these brave soldiers led to an Allied victory that turned the tide of the war on the continent and built the foundation for our current German-American friendship.

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Bauhaus Harvard – Interview mit Laura Muir

Vor 100 Jahren wurde in Weimar das Bauhaus gegründet – bis heute prägt die einflussreiche Schule an der Schnittstelle von Kunst, Design und Architektur die Entwicklungen in diesen Bereichen.

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Chancellor Angela Merkel to Receive Fulbright Prize

Dr. Angela Merkel is to be awarded the 2018 J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding. The Award is meant to highlight remarkable and compassionate leadership from notable public figures who facilitate international understanding and represent humanitarianism and tolerance.