German Defense Minister vonderLeyen has rejected criticism of the lack of equipment in the military. "Modernization takes time and money," she said. Given the current challenges, the Bundeswehr achieves an "extraordinary performance."

Map. History of Germany conflict

18 June 2018
Puigdemont urges Madrid to 'start political dialogue' in Catalonia row
Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German jail on bail
3 month ago
German Defense Minister vonderLeyen has rejected criticism of the lack of equipment in the military. "Modernization takes time and money," she said. Given the current challenges, the Bundeswehr achieves an "extraordinary performance."
3 month ago
Germany Berlin - Suspicious package at Ostbahnhof. Train traffic halted
3 month ago
At least 14 illegal Afghan citizens have been deported to their homeland from Germany
[email protected] gives a readout on Deputy Secretary Sullivan's participation in MSC2018 in Germany, his meetings in Rome to discuss US-Italy cooperation on shared priorities, and his visit to Kyiv, where he will underscore U.S. support for Ukraine's sovereignty.
3 month ago
President Poroshenko: In a telephone conversation with the Federal Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel, on the fourth anniversary of the events on Maidan, discussed, in particular, the state of implementation of the Minsk agreements and the need to consolidate the cease-fire regime.
3 month ago
Far-right AfD politician Wolfgang Gedeon has called for an end to Holocaust cobblestone memorials in Germany
3 month ago
German Ambassador to Pakistan visits CMH Sialkot, meets citizens injured by Indian shelling
3 month ago
Germany's Social Democratic Party members vote to decide whether they will form a coalition government with Merkel's conservatives or if they will have fresh elections
3 month ago
Germany's far-right AfD overtakes centre-left SPD in latest poll
Right-wing AFG for the first time second strongest party in Germany with 16%, SPD falls to third place - INSA poll3 month ago
Right-wing AFG for the first time second strongest party in Germany with 16%, SPD falls to third place - INSA poll
Iraq has sentenced 17yr old female German convert to 6 years in prison for joining ISIS. Two other female foreign fighters, another German and one from Turkey have been sentenced to death by hanging.
Several arrested by German police in clashes with protesters who attempted to stop a march by the far-right Alternative for Germany political party4 month ago
Several arrested by German police in clashes with protesters who attempted to stop a march by the far-right Alternative for Germany political party
Protests against Security Council hit Munich4 month ago
Protests against Security Council hit Munich
4 month ago
How does Germany want to position itself in its security policy? Here's Ursula von der Leyen's answer at MSC2018
4 month ago
Ischinger at MSC2018: "It is not by accident that the German and the French defense ministers will give the opening addresses of this conference. There is a renewed determination in the German-French partnership, and also a new sense of urgency."
4 month ago
It was normal to take a peace dividend after the Cold War. But we must increase defence spending when tensions increase – @jensstoltenberg
NATO is changing the way we combat terrorism - shifting from large combat operations to training: @jensstoltenberg4 month ago
NATO is changing the way we combat terrorism - shifting from large combat operations to training: @jensstoltenberg
4 month ago
SG @jensstoltenberg to German industry leaders @Der_BDI: if NATO doesn't continue to adapt we'll lose relevance. This is as you do - when markets change, you adapt
4 month ago
Industry is important for NATO and NATO is important for industry: peace and security are the foundation for economic growth and prosperity [email protected]
Russian diplomacy chief Lavrov arrives to Munich for #MSC2018
4 month ago
[email protected] reminding Britain it can not take for granted that there will be vital transition period after Brexit - nothing agreed until everything is agreed
We didn't pay any political price for the release of @Besser_Deniz, @juergenhardt tells @MKuefner and calls for the state of emergency in Turkey to be lifted4 month ago
"We didn't pay any political price" for the release of @Besser_Deniz, @juergenhardt tells @MKuefner and calls for the state of emergency in Turkey to be lifted
4 month ago
Addressing burden-sharing: NATO is doing what promised to do with 3 consecutive yrs of increased defence spending. Still have a long way to go – but Europeans are stepping up. - @jensstoltenberg
4 month ago
Glad to be here after a meeting of NATO DefMin, where we decided to modernise our Command Structure with a new command for the Atlantic, one for military mobility within Europe and a new cyber operations centre - @jensstoltenberg
4 month ago
German Foreign Ministry confirms Die Welt reporter Deniz Yücel has been freed in Turkey, the issue came up during talks between Merkel and Turkish PM Yıldırım yesterday
4 month ago
German journalist Deniz Yücel released from jail in Turkey, according to the German daily Die Welt
4 month ago
Ukraine President Poroshenko to visit Munich Security conference on 16-17 February
4 month ago
Polish PM meeting Merkel in Berlin today
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