“We will never accept Russia’s occupation and attempted annexation of Crimea,” declaimed Rex Tillerson last week in Vienna.
The pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) announced on Tuesday that pilots on Ryanair would take part in the first industrial action in the budget airline’s history. The announcement comes after pilot’s unions in Portugal and Italy had also called their members to strike against the Irish company. VC did not name dates for the strikes in order […]
To many German Social Democrats it sounds like a monster that will destroy their party if not democracy itself: the GroKo.
The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany has called for changes to German law to prevent or quickly break up anti-Semitic demonstrations.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) heralded the opening of the high-speed rail line between Berlin and Munich as a significant moment in German rail history. But the opening went far from smoothly. The new rail line cuts over two hours off train journey between Germany’s two most prominent cities, taking the journey from over six hours to under […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday denounced the burning of Israeli flags to protest against the United States’ decision last Wednesday to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. “We oppose all forms of anti-Semitism and xenophobia,” she said following a meeting of senior members of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party in Berlin. She added that […]
Deutsche Bahn is implementing the largest timetable change it has had in decades, meaning that from Sunday onward, many long-distance trains will run on a different schedule and travel times will be reduced. The change is due to the opening of the new high-speed line between Berlin and Munich on Sunday which has affected the schedules […]
More Salafists are living in Germany than ever before, domestic intelligence chief Hans-Georg Maassen said on Sunday.
A new survey published by German public broadcaster ARD shows Germans trust Russia more than the US. America’s brand appears to have suffered considerably since the election of Donald Trump as US president last year.
Even interventionists are regretting some of the wars into which they helped plunge the United States in this century.