Sunday, 28 May , 2023

Germany

Turkey elections: Why Europe is desperate to see Erdogan lose

Erdogan has learned from bitter experience to play hard ball with European capitals By David Hearst May 11, 2023 The Economist has surpassed itself in its clearly...

May 8 and the rehabilitation of Nazism in Germany

By Peter Schwarz May 12, 2023 On 8 and 9 May, Berlin traditionally hosts numerous commemorative events to mark the end of the Second World War...

“Why minimizing the ’Red’ victory?”

by Guy Spitaels, Jean-Marie Chauvier, Vladimir Caller 11 May 2005 In 1945, no one doubted that the Soviet people and the Red Army had been the...

Merkel contradicts herself on Ukraine peace deal

RT.com 30th April 2023 Ex-German chancellor says Minsk accords were struck in good faith, though she'd previously said they aimed to "give Ukraine time" Angela Merkel, Germany's...

A terrorist attack in Hanau

They don’t speak the same language. But as they sit on the sofa, in a second-floor apartment in Athens, and the interpreter bridges the...

Meet Reinhard Gehlen, Hitler’s Favorite Spy Who Used CIA Resources To...

An expert spymaster, Reinhard Gehlen surrendered to the Allies at the end of World War II in order to work with the CIA before...

Tschüss, Atomkraft: the end of nuclear power in Germany

By Roland Hipp * 15 April 2023 This story was originally posted by Greenpeace Germany After decades of protests, the era of nuclear power in Germany has ended. Roland...

Snubbing the East Germans

A speech by the former head of state of the GDR Egon Krenz on Döpfner and arms deliveries The statement by Mathias Döpfner that there are...

Germany permits export of fighters to Ukraine

German government approves Poland's export application for MiG-29 from GDR stocks. Warsaw wants to give fighter jets to Ukraine By Kristian Stemmler  Instead of advocating negotiations,...

German debt rules proposal fuels new austerity fear

By Jonathan Packroff Apr 7, 2023 Languages: Deutsch A German non-paper on the reform of European debt rules has been met with strong reactions from economists, who...