36 - Military equipment to fight IS, social benefit fraud, Klaus Wowereit and Oktoberfest

An exciting and informative podcast is awaiting you this week. Learn about how Germany is breaking a long tradition of sending physical support to a war zone region. New laws have been drafted to help fight social benefit fraud from hurting taxpayers. Berlin's long time mayor, Klaus Wowereit, has said the will soon be quitting. And learn all about Germany's grand Oktoberfest that starts in just a few short weeks.

This week: 

  • Germany has decided they will help send military supplies to Iraq.
  • New laws may help protect tax payers from those trying to fraudulently use social benefits.
  • Berlin's mayor of over 10 years will resign at the end of the year. 
  • Learn interesting facts on the quiz show and a must hear segment on the upcoming Oktoberfest in Munich.

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