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# Social Democratic Party

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# Germany
Date-rape drugs wreck German chancellor's summer bash
Berlin police said officers were investigating allegations of serious bodily injuries after a woman filed a complaint following “a political party’s summer party”.
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# sanna marin
Finnish minister set to become country's youngest prime minister at age of 34
Sanna Marin will also become the world’s youngest sitting PM, according to Finland’s biggest newspaper.
# Germany
Angela Merkel's party faces hammering at polls over refugee policy
The right-wing populist Alternative for Germany is prepared to scoop up the protest vote.
# Germany
Merkel's party set for election defeat in Germany's most populous state
There are 13.2 million voters in North Rhine-Westphalia – and most of them are set to back the Social Democrats and Greens.
# Germany
German opposition to back Merkel over Greece
The centre-left Social Democratic Party said that it would back German Chancellor Angela Merkel in her plan to impose a “Marshall Plan” for debt-laden Greece.
# Portugal
Portugal heads to the polls to elect new government as bailout looms large
The ruling party is unlikely to suffer a Fianna Fáil type electoral meltdown but the bailout means that it will almost certainly not be re-elected.