Berlin Briefing

We browse local news stories (mostly reported in German) every weekday morning and report them back in a succinct five-minute audio summary. In English.

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      episode 1204: 16.07.2018 - Ofo retires, Südkreuz Face Recognition, Reich Citizens, Abandoned Pets


      - Ofo bike leaves German market - Südkreuz face recognition program ends, next iteration to start - 550 Reichsbürger in Berlin - More abandoned pets ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1203: 13.07.2018 - Nazi investigator, Facebook Access for Parents, Jogger identified, Donald Duck


      - Amri investigator under suspicion of Nazi attitude - Parents granted Facebook access - Jogger Identified - Donald Duck comes to Berlin ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1202: 12.07.2018 - Welfare Office Overload, Obike insolvent, Fire Engines, Failed Keys


      - Welfare office overload - Insolvent Obike - New fire engines - Failed keys ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1201: 11.07.2018 - Hospital Germs, Cultural Funding, S-Bahn Punctuality, Jogger Keys


      - Hospital Germs - 10 million Euro for cultural institutions - S-Bahn plans on skipping stops to stay punctual - Coma jogger’s keys ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1200: 10.07.2018 - Unknown Jogger, ATM Attacks, Deadly Späti Robbery Trial, Bird Watering


      - Unknown jogger in coma - ATM attackers supposedly operating from the Netherlands - Accomplices in deadly robbery confess in court - Bird watering ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1199: 09.07.2018 - Pro-Rescue Demo, Shots fired, Couple attacked, Trees Water Pledge


      - Pro-Rescue Demonstration - Shots fired in Blankenfelde, man arrested - Couple attacked - Water pledge for street trees ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1198: 06.07.2018 - BVG Letter, Firearms Amnesty, Amri Accomplice identified, Ryanair Strike


      - BVG open letter - Firearms amnesty failure - Amri accomplice identified - Irish Ryanair pilots on strike July 12th ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1197: 05.07.2018 - ATM Robbery, Paint Bill, Afd vs Greens, Pankow Murder Suspect arrested


      - ATM robbery - BSR Bill - AfD vs Greens - Main suspect in Pankow Murder case arrested ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1196: 04.07.2018 - Police Academy, AfD vs Fan Mile, Peeping Tom


      - New Head of Police Academy - AfD vs. Fan Mile - Pankow peeping Tom ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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      episode 1195: 03.07.2018 - Hartz IV court cases, Job Market, Police Search, Stabbed Man


      - 16,000 Hartz IV cases in social court - Companies need patience to find qualified personell - Police searching for sexual assault suspect - Man, peeing in park, gets stabbed ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.


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