Category: Germany


The West has been sharply divided in its reaction to Vladimir Putin’s decisive win in the Russian presidential election; while some European leaders have sent warm wishes to Putin in the hope of closer ties with Moscow, some others have […]


President Donald Trump on Thursday formally ordered new tariffs on steel and aluminum imported into the United States. In a ceremony at the White House, Trump signed separate proclamations imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 […]


There were 950 attacks reportedly on Muslims and mosques in Germany in 2017, according to new government figures. At least 33 Muslims were injured in the attacks, which included assaults against Muslim women wearing headscarves and attacks against mosques and […]


Germany lashed out Friday at U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to slap protectionist tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said such punitive tariffs would mostly affect European industries, warning that it might also spark an international […]


Prime Minister Theresa May met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin Friday to discuss a number of issues, including the ongoing Brexit negotiations and NATO security cooperation.Speaking later at a joint news conference, May and Merkel hoped to maintain and […]


  Germany postponed any decision to upgrade tanks in Turkey This comes amid Turkey’s operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish militants in Syria Berlin expressed “great concerns” about the crisis in northern Syria “We are committed…to stopping a further escalation”   Berlin […]


The Saudi ambassador to Germany has been recalled Riyadh said the move is over “unfortunate and unjustified statements” by the German FM His remarks apparently criticized Saudi foreign policy over Lebanon Lebanese PM Saad Hariri resigned from the Saudi capital […]