Tag: Germany

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Germany adopts legal third gender identity

Intersex people in Germany can now legally identify themselves as a third gender, under a new law adopted in December. ...

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German domestic spy chief won’t get new government job

Germany’s outgoing domestic intelligence chief won’t be given a new government job after lashing out at one of the governing ...

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Migrant jailed for German girl’s murder

A German court has sentenced a migrant to eight and a half years for murdering his 15-year-old German ex-girlfriend. Abdul ...

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18 injured in German protests for and against migrants

Eighteen people were injured as the anti-migrant far-right and counter-protesters held opposing rallies in the German city of Chemnitz, which ...

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Protesters face off in tense German city

Several people have been injured as police in the east German city of Chemnitz try to keep apart rival protests ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...