Mecklenburg-West Pomerania


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Mecklenburg-West Pomerania

(ˌpɒməˈreɪnɪə)
n
(Placename) a state of NE Germany, along the Baltic coast: consists of the former state of Mecklenburg and those parts of W Pomerania not incorporated into Poland after World War II: part of East Germany until 1990. Pop: 1 732 000 (2003 est)
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MV WERFTEN comprises three shipyards located in Wismar, Rostock and Stralsund in the German Federal State of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania (MV).
The study conformed to the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki and was approved by the Ethics Committee of the Board of Physicians Mecklenburg-West Pomerania at the University of Greifswald.
In 2004 Amarcord became the first group of singers to be awarded the Ensemble Prize at the Mecklenburg-West Pomerania Festival.
The opposition Left Party is barely credible as an electoral force; but the far-right Alternative for Germany has been exploiting anti-immigrant sentiments and chipping away at the support of the government parties (Merkel's Christian Democrats and the center-left Social Democrats) in subnational elections, including in Merkel's home state of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.
Reiner Haseloff (Saxony-Anhalt) Bodo Ramelow (Thuringia) Erwin Sellering (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania) Stephan Weil (Lower Saxony) and Dietmar Woidke (Brandenburg) visited their own states' displays.
He knows that he got them from a private collector in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania with the pieces clearly dating around 1890 and not early 19th century.
For example, in the town of Schwerin, in the region of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, 93 percent of bars still permit smoking, according to PublicServiceEurope.com.
Lower Saxony contributed EUR500m, while savings banks in the states of Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania and Saxony-Anhalt contributed a total of EUR100m.
And for good reason, as the plants are situated within the Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania and Saxony-Anhalt regions, which are regarded as the most fertile lands for cultivating "Made in Germany" potatoes.
In Germany, there are insufficient site designations in seven Laender (Baden-Wurttemberg, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Lower Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Schleswig-Holstein and Thuringia).
It's move into the German transport market began in April when it bought rail company Prignitzer Eisenbahn Gruppe, which operates regional rail services in the states of North Rhine-Westphalia, Brandenburg and Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.

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