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 (ăd′n-ou′ər, äd′-), Konrad 1876-1967.
First chancellor of West Germany (1949-1963), under whom the country began economic reconstruction and joined NATO and the Common Market.

Adenauer

(German ˈaːdənauər)
n
(Biography) Konrad (ˈkɔnraːt). 1876–1967, German statesman; chancellor of West Germany (1949–63)

A•de•nau•er

(ˈæd n aʊər, -ˌaʊ ər, ˈɑd-)

n.
Konrad, 1876–1967, chancellor of West Germany. 1949–63.
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The Konrad Adenauer Foundation is related to the Christian Democratic movement.
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation, which has links to Chancellor Angela Merkel's party, was among 10 pro-democracy organizations whose offices were raided last Thursday.
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2, Boulevard Konrad Adenauer, L-1115 Luxembourg, as the Luxembourg exchange agent, at telephone (352) 421221, or from either of the joint lead managers at one of the telephone numbers listed below.
President Atambaev is expected to meet with Berlin Mayor Klaus Wowereit, will give an interview for the Deutsche Welle and will participate in the discussion of political issues in Kyrgyzstan and Kyrgyz-German cooperation issues at the Kondrad Adenauer Foundation.
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In response to the announcement this week that Ernst Nolte, a German historian who has found a way of "understanding" Hitler's persecution of Jews, was awarded the Konrad Adenauer Prize for literature presented by the Munich-based Deutschland Foundation, AJCongress President Jack Rosen and Executive Director Phil Baum issued the following statement:
Copies of the prospectus supplement describing the Invitation may be obtained from Deutsche Bank Luxembourg SA, 2, Boulevard Konrad Adenauer, L-1115 Luxembourg, as the Luxembourg exchange agent, at telephone (352) 421221, or from either the global coordinator or one of the joint lead managers at one of the telephone numbers listed below.
President Atambaev is also expected to address the Committee on International Affairs of the Bundestag and the Kondrad Adenauer Foundation.
Hans-Gert Pottering, Chairman of German Konrad Adenauer Foundation and member of the European Parliament.