EU fraud case sheds light on Danish and Polish politics

December 27, 2016 7:59 am0 comments
EU fraud case sheds light on Danish and Polish politics

By Wojciech Ciesla It was a tough assignment – to write an article disclosing political party conventions, falsely pretending to be climate conferences that were illegally paid for with EU money. It exposed that invoices for hundreds of thousands of euros were issued by the party’s friends and that the […]

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Trumpism is just as popular in Denmark as the United States

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Trumpism is just as popular in Denmark as the United States

During the 2016 Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders noted on several occasions that America would be better off if it looked more like Denmark. In actuality, the United States and Denmark are already alike in one key respect, though not the one that Sanders would prefer. Surveys show that Americans and Danes have […]

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Belarus, Denmark to Hold Ministerial Consultations in Copenhagen 26 October

October 25, 2016 9:01 am0 comments
Belarus, Denmark to Hold Ministerial Consultations in Copenhagen 26 October

Belarus, Denmark to Hold Ministerial Consultations in Copenhagen 26 October The Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Belarus and Denmark will hold ministerial consultations, for the first time in six years, in Copenhagen on 26 October, spokesman for the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dmitry Mironchik told reporters on 20 October, […]

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Anti-Migrant Sentiments Lifts Denmark’s Right-Wing

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Anti-Migrant Sentiments Lifts Denmark’s Right-Wing

Anti-Migrant Sentiments Lifts Denmark’s Right-Wing JUDY WOODRUFF: But first: As Europe continues to struggle with the refugee crisis, Denmark’s government is claiming success in reducing the number of people claiming asylum there, and says other countries want to copy its methods. Despite that success, the Danish electorate is moving to the […]

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Denmark’s Queen: Living Here Doesn’t Make You Danish

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Denmark’s Queen: Living Here Doesn’t Make You Danish

Denmark’s Queen: Living Here Doesn’t Make You Danish Queen Margrethe II has raised eyebrows in Denmark for passages in a new book that weigh in on the nation’s seemingly never-ending debate on ‘Danishness’. In the book, written with journalist Thomas Larsen, the Danish queen says that some immigrants and refugees […]

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Danish Crown Prince and Princess Visit Massachusetts Statehouse

October 3, 2016 9:03 am0 comments
Danish Crown Prince and Princess Visit Massachusetts Statehouse

Danish Crown Prince and Princess Visit Massachusetts Statehouse By Shira Schoenberg Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker welcomed the Danish royal couple, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary, to the Massachusetts Statehouse on Friday, the first royal visit of Baker’s term. “We are bound together, I believe, by very strong and […]

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