Opinion

Germany's relentless campaign to silence pro-Palestinian voices

The German political establishment has come after BDS just as viciously as Israel has.

Denijal Jegic

by Denijal Jegic

Denijal Jegic

Turkey

Turkey reinstated press accreditation, says German journalist

Joerg Brase, Istanbul bureau chief for ZDF public television, says Ankara 'took back their rejection' of his press card.

Turkey reinstated press accreditation, says German journalist

Turkey

German reporters leave Turkey after being denied accreditation

ZDF's Brase and Tagesspiegel's Seibert leave Turkey as Berlin warns citizens over risk of arrest there.

German reporters leave Turkey after being denied accreditation

Europe

Germany extends Saudi Arabia arms sales ban

Berlin extends until end of March a ban on weapons exports to Riyadh, citing concern over kingdom's role in Yemen's war.

Germany extends Saudi Arabia arms sales ban

Europe

Germany resists European pressure to ease Saudi arms export halt

The fighter jet is at the centre of Germany's tug-of-war with European allies over selling arms to Saudi Arabia.

Europe

Germany plans to strip passports of fighters with 2nd nationality

Proposed legislation comes amid concern over how to handle Germans who fought with ISIL in Syria and Iraq.

Germany plans to strip passports of fighters with 2nd nationality

Vatican

Cardinal admits Church files on paedophile priests 'destroyed'

At key Vatican conference, Cardinal says files on priests who sexually abused children were destroyed or never compiled.

Cardinal admits Church files on paedophile priests 'destroyed'

Philippines

Philippines foreign minister under fire over Nazi comments

Teodoro Locsin Jr says murder of Jews in Germany was a 'historical fact', describes Duterte's comments as a 'metaphor'.

Philippines foreign minister under fire over Nazi comments

Lebanon

Germany 'seeks extradition' of Syrian spy chief: Report

Head of Syria's Air Force Intelligence Directorate, General Jamil Hassan, reportedly admitted to hospital in Lebanon.

Germany 'seeks extradition' of Syria's Jamil Hassan from Lebanon

Al Jazeera World

The Ceska Murders: Case Solved?

How Germany's failure to track down the killers of nine immigrants affected its relationship with the Turkish community.

France

German fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld dies in Paris at age 85

The creative genius who helped make Paris the 'fashion capital of the world' dies at age 85 after rumours of illness.

Europe

Munich security summit: Global instability on agenda

World's leaders debate some of the biggest challenges of today, including Yemen war and fight against ISIL.

Germany

Merkel, Pence clash on Iran deal at Munich conference

The German leader and the US vice president disagree over the best approach to Iran, with Merkel favouring negotiations.

Witness

Sky and Ground: A Syrian Family's Journey Across Borders

One refugee family faces incredible odds and countless setbacks as they travel over 3,000km across Europe.

Germany

Germany shuts publishers for alleged PKK links

Interior ministry declares ban against two companies 'posing as publishers' to benefit outlawed Kurdish group.

Germany bans publishing houses over alleged PKK links