Puigdemont urges Madrid to 'start political dialogue' in Catalonia row
Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German jail on bail
SPD chief @MartinSchulz hopes coalition talks with Angela Merkel's CDU and the Bavarian CSU will be 'swift and constructive'. "European Union needs a strong pro-European Germany."
After months of back and forth, the actual coalition talks in Germany are supposed to go by like a flash. According to @SZ, negotiations set to be a wrap by February 4th.
Germany calls for NATO meeting to discuss Turkish military operation in Afrin
Germany to halt future shipments of tanks to Turkey because 'we are not allowed to deliver into areas of tension' — FM Gabriel on Thursday
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For us journalists it's becoming a bit like watching paint dry: Social Democrat SPD party meets in Berlin to discuss upcoming coalition talks with Merkel's CDU/CSU. Tight-lipped functionaries outside. Talks expected to start tomorrow
Germany suspends arms supply to Turkey for its operation in Syria
7 month ago
At day 2 of the WEF in Davos, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned against protectionism and new nationalism. "If you think things are unfair, then multilateral, not unilateral, solutions must be sought," the chancellor said
Merkel: Macron's election has given impulse to EU integration
Germany's Merkel says protectionism is not the answer to the world's problems
German ambassador to Afghanistan resides at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul
Arthur Wagner, a politician in the eastern state of Brandenburg, has become a Muslim. His Alternative for Germany (AfD) party entered the Bundestag last year following a populist, anti-Islam campaign.
7 month ago
Protests against latest Afghan deportations from Germany. Nineteen Afghans were deported via Dusseldorf airport, despite continued violence in Afghanistan.
Four months after Germany's elections, Merkel finally forms new government
Four killed after a light aircraft collides with a helicopter near Philippsburg, Germany, Xinhua reports
A light aircraft and a helicopter collided near Philippsburg, Germany
German President Steinmeier calls for rapid coalition talks: "We all feel people in Germany expect that more than four months after the election, a new government should be formed." GroKo
SPD's Karl Lauterbach: The narrow result of the party conference motivates us to drive a hard bargain in the upcoming talks. Otherwise our party members won't accept the final deal
Far-right AfD's Gauland sparks outrage in German parliament when ridiculing the 55th anniversary of Elysee Treaty: "This is not an outstanding anniversary, but just a random occasion used as an excuse to reinforce @MartinSchulz's call for a United States of Europe"
One German national died in the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, @GermanyDiplo confirmed. No further details about the victim were provided
URGENT: SPD delegates vote to back coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives spdbpt18 GroKo NoGroKo
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„Moment to decide has come" @spdde leader @MartinSchulz has final say before vote on whether to continue coalition talks with Merkel's @cducsubt party. Tells delegates: „braver course to join government"
"We'll negotiate till the end." SPD parliamentary group leader Andrea Nahles urges party delegates to vote "yes."
German Social Democrats (SPD) are about to vote on whether or not to enter into coalition talks with Angela Merkel's CDU/CSU
German SPD leader implores party to back coalition talks with Merkel
Iraq condemns German woman to death for belonging to IS
Iraq sentences German terrorist fighter femail to death by hanging
8 month ago
Around 2000 at far right xenophobic demo against refugees in Cottbus Germany right now. No counter protests Images by @max03050
Deutsche Bank has identified "suspicious transactions" involving Jared Kushner, according to a report just published by a German business magazine