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Get a feeling for what public affairs insiders in Berlin and Brussels are thinking, ready for your reading when you wake up.

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Issue #139

Issue #139 Guten Morgen!  Servus! With heavy heads and light hearts, we welcome you to this week's Krautshell edition, where you will almost visualize a Bretzel while going through the

Issue #138

Issue #138 Guten Morgen!  As the tan starts to fade off and the Arbeit loads get back to pre-vacation levels, we welcome you to this week's Krautshell edition with some

Issue #137

Issue #137 Guten Morgen!  You missed us? Because we surely missed you! It's good to have you back from the sun-kissed Urlaub, out of the sea, and right into the

Issue #136

Issue #136 Guten Morgen! For anyone who hoped EU and German politicians would roll out the metaphorical media cart before the summer vacation – you’ll be severely disappointed. For those

Issue #135

Issue #135 Guten Morgen!  The Parliamentary Summer Break is so close there’s almost a whiff of sunscreen, the beach, and cocktails in the air. But before we earn that vacation,

Issue #134

Issue #134 Guten Morgen! Welcome back to another edition of Krautshell! Before the vacation mood can spread across Europe, some major events are still happening. Check out this week’s articles,


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