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is given to the student after passing written (and in some cases oral) exams, and obtaining a passing mark (56% or higher) in each exam. Commons:Category:Germany Wikipedia:Germany Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany

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at the 1936 Winter Olympics. The Slice of Sci-Fi News Team Like all successful news and entertainment venues there are a whole team of people behind the scenes responsible for that success. Slice of Sci-Fi has a news team scattered all over the globe from the UK (United Kingdom) to Canada and the U.S. (United States) to Germany. Several staff field reporters and journalists contribute stories each week to the show and the website. Fans also participate

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Schinkel in 1830. '''Adolf von Harnack''' (7 May 1851–10 June 1930), was a German (Germany) theologian (theology) and prominent church historian. He produced many religious publications from 1873-1912. The Pergamon Museum was severely damaged during the air attack on Berlin (Battle of Berlin (air)) at the end of the Second World War (World War II). Many of the display objects were stored in safe places, and some of the large pieces were walled in for protection. In 1945


. The region of East Frisia in particular has a long tea tradition, and is probably the only place in Germany where tea is more popular than coffee. The East Frisian tea ceremony consists of black tea served in a flat porcelain cup with special rock sugar (''Kluntje'') that is put in the cup before pouring the tea. Cream is added afterwards, but is not stirred into the tea. Hot chocolate Especially in winter, Germans love their hot chocolate (''heiße Schokolade''), which is widely available. Hot

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article.aspx?ID 34373 title Album Reviews: Era Vulgaris publisher FHM accessdate 2007-12-07 The band decided to tattoo themselves with the starting time of the performance, "Freitag 4.15": Commons:Category:Germany Wikipedia:Germany Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany

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of Leith (Leith, Ontario)). Surgeon Dr. Norman Bethune, an avowed communist and pioneer of public medicine who gained notoriety in his innovative medical work with the Chinese (China) army during the Second Sino-Japanese War, is an alumnus of the Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute. Legendary hockey broadcaster Bill Hewitt was once sports director of the local AM radio station, CFOS. Tommy Holmes, another Victoria Cross winner, was also from Owen Sound, and the city's armoury (Armory (military)) bears his name. Germany As in Britain, in Germany, public television stations own a major share of the market. Their programming is funded by a licence fee (television licence) as well as advertisements on specific hours of the day (20 minutes per day; not after 8 p.m.), except on Sundays and holidays. Private stations are allowed to show up to 12 minutes of ads per hour with a minimum of 20 minutes of programming in between interruptions. Commons:Category:Germany Wikipedia:Germany Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany

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worldwide, particularly in the Middle East, as a special forces officer. Rose served in Germany, Aden, Malaysia, the Gulf States (Arab states of the Persian Gulf), Dhofar, and in Northern Ireland and the Falkland Islands, for both of which he was Mentioned in Despatches, mostly in a relatively informal, small formation setting, working to very narrow objectives, with clearly superb results. thumb David Friedländer (Image:David Friedlander.JPG) '''David

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'''Auersperg''' was an Austrian princely family, which held estates in Austria and Thengen (located in southern Baden-Württemberg, Germany, north of Schaffhausen, Switzerland.) Career Cousins first big break was in the music industry, appearing on German (Germany) DJ (Disc jockey) producer (record producer) team Sash!'s single "Mysterious Times" in 1998. Before "Mysterious Times", Cousins had released " Killin' Time (Tina


'''Germany''' ( with a largely temperate seasonal climate. Its capital (capital city) and largest city (List of cities in Germany by population) is Berlin. Germany is a major economic and political power (Great power) and traditionally a leader in many cultural, theoretical and technical fields.

With 80.7 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state in the European Union. After the United States, it is also the second most popular migration destination (Immigration to Germany) in the world. Germany has the world's fourth-largest economy by nominal GDP (List of countries by GDP (nominal)) and the fifth-largest by PPP (List of countries by GDP (PPP)). As a global leader in several industrial and technological sectors, it is both the world's third-largest exporter (List of countries by exports) and third-largest importer (List of countries by imports) of goods. It is a developed country with a very high standard of living (List of countries by Human Development Index), featuring comprehensive social security (Welfare in Germany) that includes the world's oldest universal health care (Healthcare in Germany) system. Known for its rich cultural (Culture of Germany) and political (Politics of Germany) history (History of Germany), Germany has been the home of many influential philosophers (German philosophy), artists (German art), musicians (Music of Germany), cineasts (Cinema of Germany), entrepreneurs (List of Germans#Company founders), scientists and inventors (Science and technology in Germany). Germany was a founding member of the European Communities in 1957, which became the European Union in 1993. It is part of the Schengen Area, and has been a member of the Eurozone since 1999. Germany is a member of the United Nations, NATO, the G8, the G20 (G-20 major economies), the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) and the Council of Europe.

Various Germanic tribes have occupied what is now northern Germany and southern Scandinavia since classical antiquity. A region named Germania was documented (Germania (book)) by the Romans (Ancient Rome) before AD 100. During the Migration Period that coincided with the decline of the Roman Empire, the Germanic tribes expanded southward and established kingdoms throughout much of Europe. Beginning in the 10th century, German territories formed a central part of the Holy Roman Empire. The Latin name ''Sacrum Imperium'' (Holy Empire) is documented as far back as 1157. The Latin name ''Sacrum Romanum Imperium'' (Holy Roman Empire) was first documented in 1254. The full name "Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation" (''Heiliges Römisches Reich Deutscher Nation'') dates back to the 15th century. During the 16th century, northern German regions became the centre of the Protestant Reformation. The rise of Pan-Germanism inside the German Confederation, which had been occupied by France (French period) during the Napoleonic Wars, resulted in the unification of most of the German states (unification of Germany) in 1871 into the Prussian-dominated German Empire. As a result of the military defeat in World War I, and the German Revolution of 1918–1919, the Empire was replaced by the parliamentary Weimar Republic. The establishment (Machtergreifung) of the Third Reich, or Nazi Regime (Nazi Germany), in 1933 eventually led to World War II and the Holocaust. In 1945, the remnants (Flensburg government) of the Nazi regime surrendered (Surrender of Germany) to the Allied Powers (Allies of World War II). Over the next few years, Germany lost more of its territory (Former eastern territories of Germany) and was divided by the victors into Allied occupation zones (Allied-occupied Germany), and evolved into two states, East Germany and West Germany. On 3 October 1990 (German Unity Day), the country was reunified (German reunification), regaining full sovereignty about six months later.

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