German police vehicles parked at Deutsche Bank's headquarters in Frankfurt. Photo: Boris Roessler/picture alliance via Getty Images

About 170 police officers took part in a coordinated raid on Deutsche Bank's Frankfurt headquarters Thursday as part of an operation related to a ongoing money laundering probe, reports Bloomberg.

The big picture: The raid stems from disclosures in the Panama Papers, which revealed in 2016 that Deutsche Bank may have helped clients set up offshore bank accounts in tax havens and subsequently failed to report suspicions of money laundering. Officials said Thursday's raid, which was spread across several German locations, is not related to its role in a $227 billion money laundering scandal at Denmark's Danske Bank, which was hit with criminal charges Wednesday.

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Harris: "Women are going to be a priority" in Biden administration

Sen. Kamala Harris at an event in Wilmington, Del. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

In her first sit-down interview since being named Joe Biden's running mate, Sen. Kamala Harris talked about what she'll do to fight for women if elected VP, and how the Democrats are thinking about voter turnout strategies ahead of November.

What they're saying: "In a Biden-Harris administration women are going to be a priority, understanding that women have many priorities and all of them must be acknowledged," Harris told The 19th*'s Errin Haines-Whack.

Facebook goes after Apple

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Facebook is seeking to force a face-off with Apple over its 30% in-app purchase commission fee, which Facebook suggests hurts small businesses struggling to get by during the pandemic.

The big picture: Facebook has never publicly gone after Apple, a key strategic partner, this aggressively. Both companies face antitrust scrutiny, which in Apple's case has centered on the very fee structure Facebook is now attacking.

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Exclusive: UAE wants Israel normalization finalized "as soon as possible," minister says

The UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Anwar Gargash, told me in an exclusive interview that his country wants to implement its normalization deal with Israel “as soon as possible."

What he's saying: Gargash said he was confident that the U.S.-brokered deal moved Israeli annexation of the West Bank off the table for a “long time.” He also said Israeli tourists would soon be able to travel to the UAE.