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'Speed-date a European' event attracts hundreds in Berlin02:35

'Speed-date a European' event attracts hundreds in Berlin

Germany, Berlin
August 6, 2017 at 16:20 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of people attended 'Speed-date a European', organised by Pulse Europe in a centre of Berlin, Sunday.

According to one of the event's organisers, Dominik Baumgarten the idea was "to show that Europe is about people talking to each other, people with different nationalities or political preferences sit together and communicate with each other". The participant of the speed-date event Jutta said she found it a 'great idea to get to know new people, a great mutual understanding has quickly emerged'.

Other demonstrators took the opportunity to draw the attention to the situation in Poland, as the ruling 'Law and Justice' party continues pushing the juridical reform, that have sparked various protests and conflict with the EU.

'Speed-date a European' event attracts hundreds in Berlin02:35
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Hundreds of people attended 'Speed-date a European', organised by Pulse Europe in a centre of Berlin, Sunday.

According to one of the event's organisers, Dominik Baumgarten the idea was "to show that Europe is about people talking to each other, people with different nationalities or political preferences sit together and communicate with each other". The participant of the speed-date event Jutta said she found it a 'great idea to get to know new people, a great mutual understanding has quickly emerged'.

Other demonstrators took the opportunity to draw the attention to the situation in Poland, as the ruling 'Law and Justice' party continues pushing the juridical reform, that have sparked various protests and conflict with the EU.

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