The World from Berlin 'The Boom Is Almost Over for the Greens'

Protests against "Stuttgart 21" turned violent this week, reigniting the debate over the controversial rail project. While the governing Greens warned protesters to remain peaceful, German commentators said the incident signalled trouble to come for the party.
A protester at the traditional Monday night demonstration against Stuttgart 21 this week. The event took a violent turn later that evening.

A protester at the traditional Monday night demonstration against Stuttgart 21 this week. The event took a violent turn later that evening.

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-- Kristen Allen