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Finland's Finance Minister Petteri Orpo speaks to the media in Helsinki

Record-Low Birth Rate Threatens Finland’s Welfare System: Finance Minister

By Anne Kauranen and Jussi Rosendahl HELSINKI (Reuters)  A rapid decline in the birth rate is threatening Finland's welfare system and public finances, the Nordic country's...
A general view shows the far northern city of Vorkuta

Above The Russian Arctic Circle, Prisoners of Putin’s Pension Reform

By Polina Ivanova VORKUTA, Russia (Reuters)  Russian railway worker Andrey Bugera had a singular goal: get to pension age so he can leave the polluted, frigid...
A man steps on the portrait of Russia's President Vladimir Putin during a protest over government's decision to increase the retirement age in Moscow

Protesters Chant Anti-Putin Slogans at Moscow Rally against Retirement Age Plan

By Andrey Ostroukh MOSCOW (Reuters) Thousands protested in central Moscow on Sunday against a proposed increase to the retirement age and the crowd chanted slogans...
Chancellor Merkel and Ghana's President Dankwa address a news conference in Berlin

Tensions Build in New, ‘Explosive’ German Coalition

By Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) Fault lines are emerging in Germany's new government before ministers have even held their first cabinet meeting, with tensions over...