Germany

Leaked audio obtained by Russian spies reveals Germany considered giving Ukraine missiles to destroy key Crimean bridge: WSJ

World
David Turner

Russian spies recorded a conversation involving top German military officers, WSJ reported. The officials were discussing plans to send Ukraine missiles that ...

Germany to boost capacities of migration office

World
David Turner

Germany’s office responsible for asylum procedures is to receive a significant increase in staffing, Interior Minister Nancy Faeser has told the Welt ...

Clock ticking on tackling Germany’s worker shortage, ministers warn

World
David Turner

Germany’s struggle to address its shortage of millions of skilled workers could cost the country its place as one of the world’s ...

A swap for Navalny was in the final stages before the opposition leader’s death, an associate says

World
David Turner

Associates of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Monday that talks were underway shortly before his death to exchange him for a ...

Gloom settles in over Germany’s economy as businesses remain downbeat about coming months

World
David Turner

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany’s businesses remain mired in pessimism, a key survey showed Friday, as Europe’s largest economy struggles with shortages ...

American admits to attacking 2 US women in Germany, killing 1 of them

World
David Turner

A man has admitted to attacking two young American women and killing one of them in Germany over the summer, multiple German ...

Former German spy chief founds new right-wing party

Politics
Amanda Smith

By Thomas Escritt and Sarah Marsh BERLIN (Reuters) – A former German spy chief who was sacked after being accused of averting ...

Controversial German politician launches new right-wing party

World
David Turner

Controversial German politician Hans-Georg Maaßen officially launched his new right-wing party, the Values Union, on Saturday, participants at the meeting told dpa. ...

Recession: Japan has lost its spot as the world’s third-largest economy

Business
Jessica Roberts

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s economy is now the world’s fourth-largest after it contracted in the last quarter of 2023 and fell behind ...

Germany’s economy is on shaky ground and there are few signs of hope

Business
Jessica Roberts

Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD, r-l), Robert Habeck (Alliance 90/The Greens), Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection, and Christian Lindner ...