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German soldiers face vaccine mandate as COVID cases rise

Nov. 23, 2021 07:16 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — The German military is making coronavirus shots compulsory for troops amid a growing debate in the country about whether to introduce a general vaccine mandate to counter rising infection and hospitalization rates. The Defense Ministry on Tuesday...

France bids 'adieu' to Merkel, awards her Legion of Honor

Nov. 03, 2021 14:18 PM EDT

BEAUNE, France (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel was feted by France on Wednesday in a special farewell ceremony honoring her leadership and partnership. French President Emmanuel Macron was to award Merkel with the Great Cross of the Legion of Honor as part of her...