Faced with a Good Friday dancing ban, protesters in Germany are calling for more separation between church and state. Religious leaders, however, aren’t being swayed.”
German federal prosecutors said they have no evidence linking a 26-year old Iraq suspect to the triple blast that shook Germany on Tuesday evening in Dortmund.
In one of the last Auschwitz trials, Judge Klaus Kabisch is accused of delaying the trial of Hubert Zafke (pictured), a former medic at the Nazi death camp.
Former US President Barack Obama will visit Germany in May to address the Protestant Church Assembly, or Kirchentag, the organizers confirmed on Tuesday.
Thousands of pro-Europe demonstrators have taken to the streets in cities across Germany and Europe. A minute’s silence was also held for the victims of the Stockholm and St. Petersburg attacks.
Most of the offenses under investigation relate to propaganda and racist commentary on the internet.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other European leaders offered varying levels of support to Thursday’s U.S. missile strikes on Syrian government forces.
The heirs of Nazi-era Jewish art dealers have spent nearly a decade trying to persuade German officials to return a collection of medieval relics valued at more than $250 million.
The German Interior Ministry is looking into people allegedly spying on Fethullah Gulen supporters. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has blamed last year’s attempted coup on Gulen followers.
Germany on Wednesday took the European lead in cracking down against hate speech and fake news, threatening social media giants with fines of up to 50 million euros if they failed to remove offensive posts promptly.