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  • Crude distillation unit.

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Examples

  • Merkel, who is often described as the CDU's dominant "brand," stressed the importance for her party to maintain its broad appeal.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • The left sees what's going on — Peer Steinbrück, Germany's outgoing SPD finance minister, calls the CDU's appropriation "piracy" — but so far it has proved helpless to stop it.

    Europe’s Right Turns Left

  • The CDU is the party of Helmut Kohl, who led Germany into the euro.

    Thestar.com - Home Page

  • Mrs Merkel ended a flirtation with the ascendant Greens last November, calling the idea of CDU-Green partnerships "pipe dreams".

    The Economist: Correspondent's diary

  • The CDU is the largest party in the centre-right coalition in Germany, which in recent months has been rocked by a series of internal battles, including more than 20-billion-euros (28.6 billion euros) worth of tax cuts already agreed to for 2011.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • The CDU was a "mass party for everybody," Merkel said following a meeting of the party's executive in Berlin.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • The special challenge to the German Social Democrats who govern with the CDU is a small but hard-core Communist party on their left.

    The Brussels Journal - The Voice of Conservatism in Europe

  • "For Chancellor Merkel this is just one more opportunity to stick to her particular caution in formulating political goals," the paper added, taking a sideswipe at Merkel's CDU, which is shedding political leaders on a regular basis: Merkel "cannot keep a seat in her cabinet - or the presidential Bellevue Palace - for every state premier who has sunk into listlessness," the paper concluded, referring to Christian Democrat Roland Koch - who has announced his resignation as Hesse's premier - and Juergen Ruettgers who already renounced the same title in the state of North Rhine-Westfalia in June.

    Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE

  • [Spanish abstract] La relación entre antigüedad de los ítems de signatura de clase 3 "CDU"

    E-LIS

  • The legal vagueness of the CDU plan means that it might not even apply in industries where workers have most agitated for more wage protections.

    Merkel the Populist

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