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Trial of former SS medic opens after long delay

Trial of 95-year-old Hubert Zafke, who served at Auschwitz, opens in Germany amid health concerns.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2016, 5:44 AM

German Jews seek explanations over Iranian's visit

An alleged visit to Berlin by Iran's intelligence minister raises the eyebrows and ire of Jewish leaders in Germany.JTA, 9/9/2016, 4:51 AM

German judge helps survivors apply for pensions

Jewish leaders rallying to the aid of a German judge facing punishment for helping Holocaust survivors apply for ghetto pensions.JTA, 9/8/2016, 5:55 AM

German Jews: Far-right party's showing a nightmare

Jewish leaders in Germany concerned after AfD party finishes second in voting in Merkel's home state.JTA, 9/6/2016, 5:38 AM

German neo-Nazi convicted of Holocaust denial

87-year-old Ursula Haverbeck sentenced to 8 months in prison for saying Auschwitz was only a labor camp.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2016, 6:39 AM

German university students condemn BDS movement

Students at Leipzig University pass a resolution condemning BDS as anti-Semitic.JTA, 8/22/2016, 4:26 AM

'Face veil has no place, but we can't ban it'

Germany’s Interior Minister says Muslim face veil is not compatible with German society but can't be banned due to constitutional issues.Ben Ariel, 8/19/2016, 3:46 AM

Germany: ISIS items found in terror suspect's home

Man arrested in Germany on suspicion of storing materials that could be used as explosives had items in his apartment glorifying ISIS.Elad Benari, 8/18/2016, 3:46 AM

'Terrorists should lose their German nationality'

German Interior Minister unveils tough new anti-terror measures after two recent attacks claimed by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 8/12/2016, 5:42 AM

Germany identifies eight Nazi war criminals

German investigators identify eight suspected Nazi war criminals who worked at the Stutthof concentration camp.Yedidya Ben Or, 8/10/2016, 3:14 AM

Germany considering movie about Hitler for Oscars

Satirical comedy about Adolf Hitler one of eight titles that Germany is considering as its submission for foreign language film Oscar.Nissan Tzur, 8/8/2016, 4:45 AM

German university denies course was anti-Semitic

University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hildesheim defends accusations it promoted anti-Semitism in one of its courses.JTA, 8/5/2016, 2:57 AM

German court overturns Holocaust denial conviction

Court in the central German city of Naumburg criticized for letting a far-right politician off after his conviction for Holocaust denial.JTA, 8/5/2016, 2:04 AM

12 injured in explosion at German restaurant

12 people injured in an explosion at a restaurant in Ansbach. The attacker who detonated the explosive was killed.Elad Benari, 7/25/2016, 8:59 AM

German police arrest friend of Munich shooter

16-year-old friend of David Ali Sonboly arrested on suspicion of knowing about the Munich attack and failing to report it.Ben Ariel, 7/25/2016, 5:16 AM

Netanyahu: We stand alongside Germany

Prime Minister Netanyahu offers condolences to Germany following the lethal shooting attack in Munich.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2016, 5:37 AM

Shots fired at Munich shopping center

At least one person dead in shooting at the Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping center in Munich.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/22/2016, 8:05 PM

Ax attack in Germany demands warning system

German Jewish leaders warn that all German institutions should take extra precautions following ax attack in Wurzburg.JTA, 7/20/2016, 2:56 AM

ISIS flag found in room of axe-wielding terrorist

German officials report ISIS flag found in room of 17-year-old Afghan refugee who rampaged through Wurzburg train, seriously wounding 3.Shai Landesman, 7/19/2016, 9:50 AM

Three injured in attack in Germany

Three seriously injured after as 17-year-old Afghani with an axe goes on a rampage on a train in Wurzburg. Attacker shot dead.Elad Benari, 7/19/2016, 2:30 AM

Holocaust monuments vandalized in Germany, Belarus

World War II monuments in Germany and Belarus vandalized. No arrests have been made.JTA, 7/18/2016, 4:19 AM

German police raid purveyors of hate postings

Police in 14 German states conduct raids on 60 individuals in an attempt to root out the sources of anti-Semitic postings on the internet.JTA, 7/14/2016, 5:59 AM

Germany: Iran still seeking nuclear weapons

Germany's domestic intelligence agency warns Iran is still making extensive attempts to acquire materials to further its nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 7/8/2016, 6:12 AM

Germany arrests Algerian ISIS jihadist

German prosecutors say they arrested Bilal C., who had contact with the late ringleader of the November Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2016, 3:39 AM

Germany drops investigation of former SS officer

German prosecutors drop investigation of former SS officer Wilhelm Kusterer, suspected of war crimes in Italy.Ben Ariel, 6/30/2016, 4:42 AM

Jewish man wearing kippah beaten in Berlin

Unknown perpetrators kick and beat 21-year-old Jewish man wearing a kippah in German capital.JTA, 6/23/2016, 5:32 AM

German lawmaker accused of anti-Semitism

Dr. Wolfgang Gedeon accused of anti-Semitism but has avoided being expelled from his party.JTA, 6/23/2016, 4:30 AM

Germany condemns Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest

Germany says Holocaust cartoon contest sows hatred and deepens divisions in the Middle East.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2016, 5:43 AM

Islamists heading from Germany to Syria and Iraq

At least 820 Islamists have left Germany to join jihadists in Syria and Iraq, the German domestic security agency says.Arutz Sheva North America, 5/14/2016, 1:09 AM

WJC blasts Youtube over pro-Nazi videos

'If copyrighted material can be removed instantly, why do pro-Nazi videos stay up?,' asks World Jewish Congress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 5:57 PM

Germany denies reports it will abandon Israel

German official clarifies 'Middle East policy hasn't changed,' after Der Spiegel reports Merkel will end support over frustration with Bibi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2016, 10:17 PM

Two suspects with ISIS ties arrested in Germany

Bavarian police arrest an Iraqi and a Nigerian on suspicion that they may have been preparing a terrorist attack.Ben Ariel, 4/8/2016, 2:45 AM

German town strips Hitler's honorary citizenship

Southern German town of Tegernsee revokes the honorary citizenship granted 83 years ago to Adolf Hitler.JTA, 4/8/2016, 1:46 AM

Germany, EU reject protest over Erdogan clip

Germany tells Turkey that basic freedoms are non-negotiable, after Ankara blasts clip which appeared to mock Erdogan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 5:44 AM

Satirical German song about Erdogan upsets Turkey

Turkey summons German ambassador over song insulting to President Erdogan that was broadcast on a German satirical show.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2016, 4:44 AM

German FM: Refugees must reject anti-Semitism

Germany's Foreign Minister, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, says there is no place for anti-Semitism in the country.Ben Ariel, 3/16/2016, 3:43 AM

German ISIS 'storm trooper' gets jail time

German court sentences local man who was a 'pothead' before converting to Islam and hunting down deserters for ISIS to torture to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2016, 1:15 PM

Officials: Netanyahu 'distorted' Merkel's comments

Officials in Germany deny Chancellor Merkel has given up on two-state solution, as she appeared to hint during meeting with Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 2/29/2016, 6:13 AM

Germany arrests three ISIS suspects

German police arrest three Algerians suspected of links to the ISIS on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2016, 4:45 AM

Merkel: Anti-Semitism is worse than we thought

German Chancellor says anti-Semitism is more widespread in the country than some believe, calls for action.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2016, 3:05 AM

German Imam blames Cologne rape victims

Imam of Salafist Cologne mosque said victims of New Year’s attacks were to blame because they dressed 'inappropriately' and wore perfume.Shoshana Miskin, 1/21/2016, 4:18 PM

Germany to tighten checks on Syrian refugees

Germany to reinstate individual interviews for Syrian asylum seekers as of Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2016, 2:43 AM

German teachers want 'Mein Kampf' in high schools

Germany's teacher association suggests Hitler's book should be taught in high school to help inoculate teens against extremism.Arutz Sheva North America, 12/18/2015, 10:24 PM

Germany: Two former ISIS jihadists sent to jail

German court sentences two jihadists, including a would-be suicide bomber, to jail on charges of involvement in a terrorist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2015, 4:12 AM

Germany seeks to use Turkish air base

Germany says it is seeking an agreement with Turkey to deploy six reconnaissance aircraft at a base close to Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2015, 5:44 AM

Court deems Auschwitz paramedic fit for trial

German court permits trial of 95-year-old accused of being an accessory to the murder of at least 3,681 people at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 12/2/2015, 5:12 AM

German BDS activists label 'settlement products'

Self-appointed "inspectors" begin a campaign to label Israeli products in the city of Bremen in Germany.Ben Ariel, 11/30/2015, 5:12 AM

German Jews warn: Syrian migrants bring Jew hatred

Central Council of Jews calls to limit migrant influx, warning 'they come from cultures where anti-Semitism and intolerance is integral.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2015, 2:11 PM

Germany pulls anti-Semitic Eurovision candidate

Germany withdraws Xavier Nadoo as its contender for Eurovision following criticism over his use of anti-Semitic and homophobic slurs.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2015, 4:42 AM

German department store boycotts Israeli products

KaDeWe in Berlin removes Israeli products from its shelves following EU decision to label Israeli products.Nitsan Keidar, 11/22/2015, 4:01 AM

Revealed: Germany still paying Nazi volunteers

Telegraph exposes that the German government has continued to pay pensions to Spaniards who volunteered to fight for the Nazis.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2015, 5:15 AM

German court: Former Auschwitz guard fit for trial

German court says 93-year-old former SS sergeant charged with accessory to murder at Auschwitz is fit for trial.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2015, 3:46 AM

German ISIS rapper killed in airstrike

Denis Cuspert, a German rapper who joined ISIS, likely killed in American airstrike in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2015, 3:12 AM

German Police Conduct Raids on ISIS Targets

German police carry out dawn raids targeting individuals suspected of inciting people to join ISIS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/22/2015, 9:08 PM

Germany Charges Female Who Served at Auschwitz

91-year-old woman charged as an accessory to the murder of 260,000 people at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2015, 5:46 AM

Germans Arrest ISIS Recruiter Posing as Refugee

'Are ISIS Terrorists Hiding among Refugees?' INN asked last week. The resounding answer: 'yes.'Hillel Fendel, 9/21/2015, 5:50 PM

Germany Reinstates Temporary Border Controls

Germany reinstating temporary border controls with immediate effect, says Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/13/2015, 10:47 PM