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Welt am Sonntag

Welt am Sonntag is a national Sunday newspaper published by the Axel Springer publishing group. It was founded as a supplement to the daily Die Welt paper and has its own editorial offices. Since 2010 the Welt am Sonntag is also published in a compact format, like Welt Kompakt, but this is not available in all federal German states.

Medium: weekly
Political orientation: Conservative
Circulation: 532,000 (2014)
Frequency of publication: Weekly on Mondays
Online payment model: Some content subject to a charge

Location: Berlin, Germany
Publisher: Axel Springer SE
Area of distribution: Nationwide
Established: 1948

Axel-Springer-Straße 65, 10888 Berlin
Phone: 0049 30 25 91 0
Twitter: @welt_am_sonntag

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1.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 15/03/2015

It makes no difference who governs Israel

Israel will elect a new parliament on Tuesday. According to opinion polls, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party are trailing behind the centre-left ... » more

2.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 13/10/2013

Bishop of Limburg puts Francis to the test

The German Bishop of Limburg Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst travelled to Rome on Sunday amid a storm of controversy. After coming under fire for the exorbitant ... » more

3.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 29/09/2013

Phone conversation with Obama buys Iran time

US President Barack Obama and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani had a telephone conversation on Friday. This was the first such contact between the leaders ... » more

4.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 15/01/2012

Europe always looks for scapegoat

The downgrading of the credit rating of nine Eurozone countries is above all the result of the dishonest politics of the Europeans since the outbreak ... » more

5.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 14/11/2011

Berlin must condemn Neonazi murders

A group of Neonazis has been linked to a series of violent crimes in Germany: the murder of eight Turkish and one Greek shop owners  ... » more

6.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 19/12/2010

Richard Herzinger on weariness of democracy

The dynamics of globalisation have strengthened autocratic patterns and at the same time created an anti-authoritarian consciousness among citizens, writes Richard Herzinger in the conservative ... » more

7.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 13/06/2010

EU wants Swiss money

EU tax commissioner Algirdas Šemeta has announced plans to increase pressure on Switzerland to make progress on an anti-fraud agreement aimed at facilitating the identification ... » more

8.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 02/05/2010

Europe lacks gifted politicians

Greece's dramatic debt situation has unsettled the entire Eurozone and revived old animosities, writes the liberal conservative Welt am Sonntag: "For Europe to have a ... » more

9.  Welt am Sonntag - Germany | 15/11/2009

Thomas Schmid on the thieving welfare state

The German philosopher Peter Sloterdijk has suggested a change of paradigm in the policy of redistribution. In the conservative Welt am Sonntag Thomas Schmid praises ... » more


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