Felix Klein is Germany's first Antisemitism commissioner. He wants to tackle the anti-Semitism problem through prevention
The German government has announced plans to propose the ban of the neo-Nazi party NPD at the constitutional court. Federal Council recently pushed a motion for Germany's highest court to apply a law that would see the far-right NPD cut off from state funding for six years.
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Germany chancellor Merkel to visit @WhiteHouse on April 27.
Germany's Merkel will visit White House for series of bilateral meetings on April 27 -White House
German officials say the suspects linked to the alleged trafficking ring ran three brothels in the North Rhine-Westphalian city of Siegen
German police raid Porsche execs in diesel probe: prosecutors
German authorities detain more than 100 people as they raid 62 properties in an investigation into an alleged human trafficking ring set up to bring Thai women and transsexuals to Germany to work as prostitutes
Germany and France will seek "common solutions" on Eurozone by June, says Merkel
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German authorities have launched the country's largest ever police raids amid a nationwide crackdown against organized crime
German Chancellor Merkel says she'll meet with Russian President Putin "soon." The two talked on the phone for the first time in a while. The main topic of conversation: the Syrian conflict. No date was set for the meeting
EU should not close door on Turkey membership talks: Germany
The German chancellor: Russia as an ally of Syria shares responsibility for its actions
Germany's Merkel and Russia's Putin agree in a phone call that political process must be the focus of efforts to end the bloody conflict in Syria - German government spokesman
Putin and Merkel discussed Syrian question in phone call
: Those who are ambitious on monetary/finance reforms should be allowed to go forward. If we always wait for all the member states, we wouldn't be here Need greater institutional integration in Eurozone, otherwise Europe cannot go forward
on EU trade policy: it should be coherent with other EU goals. Environmental, sanitary and social values should always be reflected in European trade agreements and policies
: A Europe that protects is the basis of European sovereignty To build a Europe that protects, we need convergence in European social and fiscal policies
German authorities raid homes of suspected neo-Nazis
The U.K., Germany and France fail to convince EU foreign ministers to expand sanctions on Iran
on European democracy and EP elections: Let's use transnational lists, its leaders could be the 'Spitzenkandidaten'
on migration policy: this will not only be solved at national level We need solidarity both inside and outside Europe. Macron's suggested immigration reforms have for goal to bring French system closer to German system
at @Europarl_EN: Recent cases (Syria, Facebook scandal, etc.) are proof that we need a strengthening of European institutions and legislation, we need more than just actions of member states
: The people must decide who will become the next President of European Commission Those who want to become Commissioners should run for the EP next year, let the citizens decide who will run the Commission
at @Europarl_EN: True democracy is not happening only at heads of state meetings, it means more than just a meeting between Germany and France. True democracy is when every citizen is given a vote and when different views are represented
at @Europarl_EN: Europe is an ensemble, it should not be dividedit is also not only Franco-German. "We are 28, soon to be 27"
Germany's SPD urge Merkel's conservatives to speed up euro zone reform
Turkey's President Erdogan and German Chancellor Merkel discuss US-led operation on Syria over the phone
Merkel allies limit her room on euro zone reform before Macron meeting
Angela Merkel and Donald Trump will seek ways to move past recent tensions when they meet in Washington
Iranian-born Green Party (@Die_Gruenen) Bundestag deputy @nouripour says that Washington needs to "calm down" on Syria. Respecting international treaties, he adds, is the best way to stop Iran getting nuclear weapons