Trump finally addressed his claim that his White House predecessor wiretapped him Friday, joking that he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel had “something in common, perhaps.”
Around 200 people in a district in the north of Munich were ordered to leave their homes by Friday morning, after dangerous chemicals were found in a WWII munitions stockpile.
Germany could take the United States to court if Washington goes ahead with plans to tax imports, an official said, hours before Chancellor Angela Merkel’s first meeting with Donald Trump.
The southwestern town of Trier – and birthplace of Karl Marx – has stirred up controversy after accepting a gift from China to commemorate the 200th birthday of the famed German philosopher.
Angela Merkel’s chief of staff warned Turkey on Wednesday that Germany is prepared to stop Turkish politicians from entering the country, in light of provocative rhetoric from Ankara.
The German carmaker has confirmed reports that police raided its headquarters and several offices in Germany. They were searching for clues about the role Audi played in the VW diesel emissions scandal.
The European Court of Justice ruled that religious symbols may be prohibited in the workplace. To avoid discrimination, the ruling encompasses all religious groups. Critics disagree with this view. (DW)
The German government has announced new plans to force social media sites to delete hate speech and fake news. Justice Minister Heiko Maas said Facebook and Twitter had failed to regulate themselves.
The state of Saarland said on Tuesday it would ban foreign officials from holding election rallies on its soil amid a raging dispute with Turkey over campaigning for a pivotal referendum.
He was viewed as Hitler’s finest general, admired even by the Allies for his military skills. But to one captured British soldier, Erwin Rommel was the man who saved his life.