German Lawmakers Oust Committee Chair Over Remarks Seen as Anti-Semitic

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — After a far-right lawmaker accused Germany’s president of “eroding” the rule of law and circulated remarks widely

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Germany Moves to Tighten Gun and Hate Speech Laws After Far-Right Attacks

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Prospective gun buyers in Germany would have to undergo background checks to ensure they have no ties to extremism and social media

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‘Hitler or Höcke?’ Germany’s Far-Right Party Radicalizes

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — It was a stunt but it was revealing. Lawmakers of the far-right Alternative for Germany were read quotations and then asked: Were

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In Hateful Screed, German Synagogue Attacker Sought Wide Audience

This post was originally published on this siteHALLE, Germany — In a hate-filled screed published online, the gunman who tried to breach a synagogue in eastern Germany on Yom Kippur, the

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Shooting Kills 2 Near German City Synagogue in Suspected Anti-Semitic Attack

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — The police locked down the center of the eastern German city of Halle on Wednesday, warning citizens to stay at home while they

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Shooting Kills 2 in Germany; Reports Say Gunfire Was Near Synagogue

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — At least two people were fatally shot on Wednesday in the east German city of Halle, the police said, with local news outlets

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Kurz Wins Austria Vote. But Will He Turn to Far Right or Greens to Govern?

This post was originally published on this siteAustria’s former chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, won a snap election he called four months ago after his government collapsed when a scandal

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Germany Unveils $60 Billion Climate Package

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government on Friday agreed to support a $60 billion package of climate policies aimed at getting

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Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — A German court convicted a Syrian asylum seeker of manslaughter on Thursday over a stabbing last year that touched off nationalist

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Rupert Stadler, Ex-Audi Chief, Charged With Fraud in Diesel Scandal

This post was originally published on this siteBERLIN — German prosecutors on Wednesday charged Rupert Stadler, former chief executive of the Audi luxury car division of Volkswagen, with

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