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Daily Bulletin 15.07.2017 | 18:30 UTC
Turkey marks coup attempt anniversary amid continued tension
Turkey's government has been holding a series of events to mark one year since an attempted coup was put down. But not all are celebrating, as authorities maintain a draconian crackdown.
German army sees spike in internal abuse complaints
Internal complaints to the German armed forces about sexual and other abuse rose sharply in the first half of 2017, a report says. The news puts yet more pressure on Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen.
Neo-Nazis rock small town in Germany
The small German town of Themar has played host - largely unwillingly - to a neo-Nazi rock concert. The "Rock against Foreign Domination" saw 4,500 fans descend on the sleepy eastern town, along with counterprotesters.
North Korea accelerates nuclear fuel processing, satellite images suggest
Satellite images taken between September and June have shown increased thermal activity at North Korea's main nuclear plant, a Washington-base think tank says. It's a worrying new development for the US and its allies.
In Depth
Questions abound, one year after Turkey's coup that wasn't
As Turkey marks one year after the coup attempt, much remains obscured about what exactly happened on July 15, 2016. Some of the questions go right to the highest level.
Egypt's tourism industry suffers a critical blow
The recent fatal knife attack on German nationals at a popular Egyptian resort is yet another setback for the country's troubled tourism sector. Industry officials have called for immediate action.
Renewed Mario Götze marks Borussia Dortmund comeback in friendly win
Germany's 2014 World Cup hero celebrated his return to action after 167 days on the sidelines with a metabolic disorder. Emre Mor's brace opened Borussia Dortmund's Far East tour with a win.
Tour de France
Tour de France stage 14: Matthews gets surprise win, Froome returns to the lead
Defending champion Chris Froome gained time on Italian Fabio Aru to win back the yellow jersey. But the stage victory went to Team Sunweb's Matthews - his second career win at the famous Grand Tour in cycling.
Garbine Muguruza eases past Venus Williams to win first Wimbledon title
The 23-year-old has beaten the elder of the Williams sisters in two sets, 7-5, 6-0, securing her second Grand Slam title. Muguruza, born in Venezuela, will move up to fifth in the latest world rankings on Monday.
British Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton secures pole position for British F1 Grand Prix
The British driver made it six pole positions for the Formula One season ahead of the British Grand Prix on Sunday. Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas will start outside of the top five after collecting a penalty.
Newsletters & Co.
On the road to the German election
Germans are heading to the polls this September. Discover what the elections in Germany mean to Germany, Europe and the world with our online special: Germany Decides.
Saving the environment starts with people
Meet the Kenyan eco-ambassadors from DW's popular environmental show Eco@Africa. Whether it is waste reduction or innovative ideas, these individuals set an example for how Africa can address its biggest eco-challenges.

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