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# germany - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Germany hits back at Trump claim that it 'owes vast sums of money'

“There is no account where debts are registered with NATO,” the German Defence Minister said.

# germany - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Donald Trump takes Twitter aim at Germany and claims it owes 'vast sums of money'

Trump wants Germany and other nations to contribute more to Nato.

# germany - Friday 17 March, 2017

Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh Stoney Faced This post contains videos

# germany - Thursday 16 March, 2017

German police make two arrests after hostage taken at bank

Police are still looking for red, older VW Golf, which drove away shortly after the alarm was triggered.

# germany - Saturday 11 March, 2017

German police shut down shopping centre over terror threat fears

Sniffer dogs have been brought in to search for explosives.

# germany - Friday 10 March, 2017

Fugitive German teenager who bragged about murder of child is arrested as police find second body

Marcel Hesse was arrested after a three day manhunt.

# germany - Thursday 9 March, 2017

From The42 Two Connacht players narrowly escape axe attack at Dusseldorf's main train station Exclusive This post contains videos

Two Connacht players narrowly escape axe attack at Dusseldorf's main train station

Jake Heenan and Dominic Robertson-McCoy were in the German city tonight.

# germany - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

# germany - Monday 6 March, 2017

Merkel calls for cool heads after Turkish President accuses Germany of 'Nazi practices'

Merkel’s office rejected the comparison as “absurd and out of place”.

# germany - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The42 ‘A better contract wasn’t forthcoming’ – The man leaving Irish boxing behind for Germany Interview

‘A better contract wasn’t forthcoming’ – The man leaving Irish boxing behind for Germany

The IABA confirmed Eddie Bolger’s departure earlier this week. The experienced coach subsequently spoke to The42 about his reasons for the move.

# germany - Friday 3 March, 2017

Study finds pollution from rigged Volkswagens will kill 1,200 people in Europe

Volkswagen has admitted to having installed software in 11 million diesel engines worldwide to circumvent emissions tests.

# germany - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Police question student who drove his rented car into pedestrians in Germany

The man driving the car was a 35-year-old student.

# germany - Saturday 25 February, 2017

3 injured after car ploughs into pedestrians in Germany

A police spokesman said that a terrorist background is not suspected.

# germany - Friday 24 February, 2017

Germany's anger after Russian theme park creates mock-Reichstag for children to attack

German government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said today the plan was “surprising and speaks for itself.”

# germany - Friday 17 February, 2017

Germany bans children's doll that can be used as 'spying device'

Parents were urged to disable the interactive toy by the Federal Network Agency which enforces bans on surveillance devices.

# germany - Sunday 12 February, 2017

From The42 'It's embarrassing and smacks of ignorance' - Nazi-era German anthem mistakenly sang at Fed Cup Mix-up This post contains videos

'It's embarrassing and smacks of ignorance' - Nazi-era German anthem mistakenly sang at Fed Cup

Tennis player Andrea Petkovic is outraged while organisers have apologised for the gaffe.

# germany - Sunday 5 February, 2017

How different is the story of someone fleeing Syria to that of a World War II refugee?

Harry and Ahmed tell their stories to Unicef.

# germany - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Personal details of 10,000 Auschwitz staff members published online

It’s part of a project that will name the staff who worked in death and concentration camps set up in occupied Poland.

# germany - Monday 30 January, 2017

The secretary of Nazi leader Joseph Goebbels has died at 106

She died on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

# germany - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Explainer: Who are the far-right Citizens of the Reich in Germany?

Germany authorities have begun cracking down on members of the far-right movement.

# germany - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Germany's top court rejects bid to ban far-right NPD party

The party was deemed to be “too insignificant” to pose a threat.

# germany - Monday 16 January, 2017

'It's a great thing': Trump heralds Brexit

Trump also attacked Angela Merkel over her immigration policy.

# germany - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Facebook is cracking down on fake news in Germany before Angela Merkel seeks fourth term

Parliamentary elections are slated for September or October.

# germany - Sunday 8 January, 2017

After the Berlin attack, Germany is planning a massive overhaul of its security services

Reforms are being proposed in the wake of the attack which killed 12 at a Christmas market in Berlin.

# germany - Friday 6 January, 2017

Breitbart ran a fake story about a terrorist outrage in Dortmund, and Germans aren't one bit happy

The local newspaper accused the alt-right website of distorting its reports to produce “fake news, hate and propaganda”.

# germany - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Hitler's Mein Kampf sells 85,000 copies in Germany

It was initially planned to print only 4,000 copies of the Nazi leader’s anti-Semitic manifesto, but production was boosted after intense demand.

# germany - Monday 2 January, 2017

Cologne police deny racial profiling after sending tweet about 'screening Nafris'

Nafris is police slang for men from north African countries.

# germany - Saturday 31 December, 2016

'Bitter and sickening': Merkel on asylum seeker attackers as she urges nation to face down terror

Merkel defended her decision to let in tens of thousands of asylum seekers last year.

# germany - Friday 30 December, 2016

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest

The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.

# germany - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Polish truck driver was 'shot hours before' Berlin market attack

German paper Bild says that the driver was shot in the head between 4.30pm and 5.30pm on the day of the attack.

# germany - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Tens of thousands to be evacuated from German city on Christmas morning to defuse WWII bomb

Around 54,000 people will have to leave their homes in Augsburg while the bomb is defused tomorrow.

Nephew of Berlin terror suspect arrested

Anis Amri’s nephew was arrested alongside two others in Tunisia.

# germany - Friday 23 December, 2016

Merkel thanks Italy after Berlin market attack suspect shot dead in Milan

The news was confirmed by the Italian Interior Minister.

# germany - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Authorities under fire as it emerges Berlin suspect was under investigation as potential jihadist

Questions have been raised as to how 24-year-old Anis Amri avoided detection in recent months.

# germany - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

From The42 Hertha Berlin pay tribute to Christmas market victims Tribute

Hertha Berlin pay tribute to Christmas market victims

The German club laid a wreath and stood in silence as a mark of respect for those who lost their lives.

German authorities offer €100k reward to find chief suspect in Berlin attack

Police have warned that 24-year-old Tunisian Anis Amri could be “violent and armed”.

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'

Frauke Petry, who leads the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, has hit out at Angela Merkel.

# germany - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

Isis claims responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack

Earlier, the Pakistani asylum seeker arrested in connection with the incident was released due to lack of evidence.

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