Tag: Germany

staffAugust 18, 2018

German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman’s claim about Daesh man

German federal prosecutors say they’re taking seriously a Yazidi woman’s claim that she ran into her former Daesh (ISIS) captor ...

staffAugust 10, 2018

Germany lifts ban on video games swastikas

Nazi symbols can now appear in video games in Germany, ending a long-running and frequently ridiculed censorship. Germany bans symbols ...

staffAugust 10, 2018

Ryanair cancels flights as pilots walk out

Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm’s flights during the ...

staffAugust 7, 2018

Parts of Frankfurt Airport evacuated after security breach

Parts of Frankfurt Airport have been evacuated and boarding has been halted in some areas after someone got past security ...

staffAugust 4, 2018

Germany tightens cash transfer rules as Iran seeks funds

Germany’s central bank is changing its terms and conditions to provide for deeper scrutiny of cash transfers, a move that ...

staffAugust 3, 2018

Tunisia arrests two over foiled biological attack in Germany

Tunisian authorities said Friday they had arrested two suspects in connection with a biological bomb plot thwarted by police in ...

staffJuly 31, 2018

German man acquitted over ‘racist’ bombing 18 years on

An alleged neo-Nazi was acquitted by a German court Tuesday for a bombing 18 years ago targeting Jewish immigrants at ...

staffJuly 29, 2018

Turkey planning summit with France, Germany, Russia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey is seeking to hold a summit in Istanbul with France, Germany and Russia ...

staffJuly 11, 2018

Merkel recalls own East German youth in riposte to Trump

Chancellor Angela Merkel recalled her own youth in Soviet-dominated East Germany and said Germany was independent in its policy choices ...

staffJuly 9, 2018

Germany considers Iranian bid to withdraw 300 mln euros cash

German authorities are considering a request by Iran to withdraw 300 million euros from bank accounts held in Germany and ...