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Germany is the world's third-largest exporter of arms, like this bazooka destined for northern Iraq, being packed up at a German military base on Thursday. The country's economy minister has held up hundreds of weapons exports since he took office in December, angering many in the defense industry. Carsten Koall/Getty Images hide caption

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Germany's New Economy Minister Takes Aim At Arms Exports

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People with Israeli flags and banners attend a rally against anti-Semitism near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin on Sunday. Markus Schreiber/AP hide caption

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Thousands Gather In Germany To Rally Against Anti-Semitism

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Additional EU Sanctions Target Russia's Actions In Ukraine

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Ukraine Announces Cease-Fire With Russia

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A man walks past burnt vehicles near a railway station after recent shelling in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Aug. 29. Maxim Shemetov/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Despite Shelling, Ukrainian Workers Keep On Watering The Flowers

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Ukrainian City Braces For Increasingly Lopsided Fight

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Despite Quiet, Ukraine's Novoazovsk Still Feels Like A War Zone

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Residents Join Soldiers In Shoring Up Defenses Of Key Ukrainian Port

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Kiev Claims Russia Has Sights Set On New Eastern Ukrainian City

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Russian Separatists Open New Front In Eastern Ukraine

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The Siege Deepens In Eastern Ukraine's Donetsk

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Ukrainian soldiers muster at a point close to Luhansk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, as Ukrainian troops make a push into rebel-held territory. Petro Zadorozhnyy/AP hide caption

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As Ukraine Presses Military Offensive, The Facts Are Fuzzy

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