Band banned for boycott stand

Scottish group rejects festival request to withdraw support for boycott against Israel; Festival management: 'Want nothing to do with BDS'.Mordechai Sones, 6/14/2018, 9:55 AM

German nationalist who downplayed Nazi past won't be expelled

Leaders of Alternative for Germany drop bid to expel member who suggested the country stop acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past.Ben Ariel, 6/12/2018, 5:12 AM

German rappers criticized for anti-Semitism visit Auschwitz

Two German rappers who created an uproar with anti-Semitic lyrics visit Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/9/2018, 1:29 AM

Israeli who was attacked in Berlin: Nobody offered help

Israeli who was attacked in Berlin while listening to Israeli music says people stood by without offering him any assistance.Ben Ariel, 6/5/2018, 5:37 AM

Germany: No justification for attacks on Israel

Germany condemns Hamas and Islamic Jihad following barrage of more than 80 rockets and mortars on southern Israel.Ben Ariel, 5/31/2018, 6:07 AM

Europe, U.S. far from compromise on Iran deal

German Foreign Minister meets Secretary of State Pompeo, says compromise with U.S. on Iran nuclear deal is not near.Ben Ariel, 5/24/2018, 1:36 AM

German newspaper cans cartoonist over Netanyahu caricature

Süddeutsche Zeitung dismissed cartoonist for refusing to apologize for caricature of PM Netanyahu which was blasted as anti-Semitic.Elad Benari, 5/18/2018, 2:38 AM

German newspaper apologizes for caricature of Netanyahu

Süddeutsche Zeitung admits cartoon of Netanyahu dressed as Eurovision winner Netta Barzilai could be seen as anti-Semitic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2018, 5:35 AM

German 'Nazi Grandma' fails to show up for prison sentence

Holocaust survivors’ group urges German authorities to intensify search for 89-year-old Ursula Haverbeck, convicted of Holocaust denial.Elad Benari, 5/7/2018, 3:39 AM

Germany criticizes Abbas's anti-Semitic speech

German Foreign Minister says his country was responsible for one of the worst crimes in history.Elad Benari, 5/3/2018, 6:13 AM

Amazon pulls ad for money-flashing rabbi costume

Following complaints, Amazon Germany pulls picture of a model holding money while wearing a rabbi costume from website.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 4/27/2018, 6:43 AM

Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner seeks central register

Germany's first anti-Semitism commissioner says he will establish central register in order to better understand anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 4/27/2018, 6:30 AM

German composer's anti-Semitic letter sold for $42,000

Anti-Semitic letter written by German composer Richard Wagner sold at auction house in Israel.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2018, 4:13 AM

Germany: Iran deal can't be renegotiated

Spokesman for German Foreign Ministry says keeping the nuclear deal with Iran is a top priority for the country.Elad Benari, 4/26/2018, 3:44 AM

Germany detains suspects who planned attack in Berlin

Six people detained in connection with plot to carry out an attack on Berlin's half-marathon.Ben Ariel, 4/9/2018, 6:37 AM

Germany denies deal to give Israel Security Council seat

Germany rejects claims it violated agreement to let Israel run unopposed for seat on Security Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2018, 3:39 AM

German Foreign Minister to PA: Don't tear down bridges

Germany's new foreign minister meets PA leaders, stresses importance of U.S. involvement in peace talks.Elad Benari, 3/27/2018, 6:13 AM

German FM: I will take part in the 70th anniversary celebrations

President Reuven Rivlin meets German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, who says: Our countries have very special ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 3:05 AM

Merkel won't comment on Polish law

German Chancellor declines to comment on Polish law imposing jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2018, 4:09 AM

'The mass murders were carried out by our country'

German Foreign Minister says Poland can rely on his country to condemn distortions of history regarding the Nazi camps.Elad Benari, 2/4/2018, 5:48 AM

Former Israeli minister supports far-right German leader

Former minister Rafi Eitan causes firestorm after recording message of support for far-right Alternative for Germany(AfD) party.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2018, 3:57 AM

German Bundestag approves new anti-Semitism commissioner

New legislation will establish commissioner to handle the issue of rising anti-Semitism in the country.Elad Benari, 1/19/2018, 4:13 AM

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

Former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening launches bid for clemency in a final bid to avoid serving his sentence as an accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 1/16/2018, 5:33 AM

Germany orders Iran: Stop spying on Israel

Germany summons Iran’s ambassador to warn Tehran against spying on individuals and groups with ties to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2018, 4:39 AM

German neo-Nazi sent to prison for mocking Holocaust

32-year-old German neo-Nazi sentenced to 18 months in prison after posting a picture of Auschwitz with an offensive caption.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2018, 5:08 AM

Islamist background not ruled out for Berlin knife attack

Berlin police unable to rule out Islamist background in a New Year’s Eve knife attack in underground station.Ben Ariel, 1/3/2018, 4:46 AM

German Jewish leader warns against rising anti-Semitism

Former president of Germany's Central Council of Jews says Jewish life is only possible with police protection, calls on government to act.Ben Ariel, 12/31/2017, 5:03 AM

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

Germany's constitutional court rejects appeal of former SS guard Oskar Groening against his jail sentence.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/29/2017, 9:46 PM

Alleged ISIS member charged in Germany

German prosecutors charge alleged ISIS member with membership in a terrorist organization and committing a war crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 5:44 AM

German police foil terror attack on skating rink

German police detain man with ISIS ties who planned car-ramming attack near an ice-skating rink in Karlsruhe.Ben Ariel, 12/22/2017, 3:38 AM

Israeli appeals court decision allowing Arab airline to bar him

Traveler appeals German court's decision allowing Kuwait Airways to prevent him from boarding flight due to his nationality.Tal Polon, 12/20/2017, 10:50 PM

German minister calls to fight anti-Semitism

German Interior Minister says the country should appoint anti-Semitism commissioner to counter hate speech against Jews and Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/18/2017, 3:05 AM

'Anti-Semitism is an attack on everyone'

German Justice Minister says there's no place for anti-Semitism after demonstrators burn Israeli flags in Berlin.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2017, 5:12 AM

Germany against embassy move

German Foreign Minister says U.S. recognition of Jerusalem would exacerbate the conflict.Nissan Tzur, 12/6/2017, 3:03 AM

German court upholds convictions of 'Nazi grandma'

German court upholds two convictions of Holocaust denial Ursula Haverbeck, sentences her to 14 months in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2017, 5:16 AM

Germany releases 6 suspected terrorists due to lack of evidence

German authorities release six Syrian men were detained on suspicion of plotting a terror attack.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2017, 5:42 AM

Germany to press Kuwait over discrimination against Israel

Germany's foreign ministry will press Kuwait after its airline is permitted to refuse passengers from Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/17/2017, 8:57 PM

PA urges Germany to pressure Israel

PA leader meets German official, urges him to work to advance the peace process by putting pressure on Israel to end the "occupation."Dalit Halevi, 10/24/2017, 4:45 AM

Trump tells Europe regarding Iran: Keep making money

President Trump says he does not object to France and Germany continuing trade with Iran.Ben Ariel, 10/23/2017, 4:14 AM

Former guard at Majdanek charged in Germany

German prosecutors charge 96-year-old former SS guard at Majdanek with complicity in the murder of detainees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/21/2017, 12:01 AM

Germany approves submarine sale to Israel

Sources say Germany has approved MoU for the sale of three submarines to Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/20/2017, 8:13 PM

Jews concerned, radical right celebrating

Despite overtures by AfD leaders, German Jews say the far-right party could turn against them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2017, 5:45 AM

'How can you be friends with the Jews if you're a neo-Nazi?'

Watch: Rabbi of Frankfurt relates to German election results.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2017, 3:35 AM

Netanyahu congratulates Merkel

Prime Minister Netanyahu congratulates German Chancellor over her reelection, says she is a true friend of Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2017, 1:08 AM

Germany adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Germany formally accepts working definition of anti-Semitism by International Alliance for Holocaust Remembrance.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/21/2017, 12:44 AM

FIFA opens disciplinary case against German federation

FIFA opens disciplinary case against the German soccer federation after fans chanted Nazi slogans during a World Cup qualifying game.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2017, 5:37 AM

German soccer chief seeks to combat hooligan behavior

President of German Football Association calls for tighter ticket distribution after fans chanted Nazi slogans during World Cup qualifier.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2017, 5:38 AM

Captured: German schoolgirl who joined ISIS

German teen terrorist gets captured in Mosul, German government requests she be extradited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2017, 11:36 AM

Two Chinese tourists arrested in Germany over Nazi salute

German police arrest two Chinese tourists for making "Heil Hitler" salutes outside historic Reichstag building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2017, 5:51 AM

Germany missed deadline to deport Hamburg attacker

German officials missed a deadline two years ago to deport the man who carried out last week's stabbing attack in Hamburg.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2017, 4:44 AM

Hamburg attacker wanted to die a 'martyr'

Palestinian Arab man who carried out stabbing attack at Hamburg supermarket was self-radicalized, say German prosecutors.Elad Benari, 8/1/2017, 5:44 AM

One dead in stabbing in German supermarket

Man with a knife storms supermarket in Hamburg, attacks customers. Reports say he shouted "Allahu Akbar".Elad Benari, Canada, 7/28/2017, 8:21 PM

Germany: We're 'worlds apart' from Iran on Israel

German Foreign Minister: Israel's right to exist is non-negotiable, but Iran doesn't agree.Elad Benari, 6/28/2017, 6:06 AM

Former German chancellor Kohl dies at 87

Former German chancellor Helmut Kohl passes away. Netanyahu: He was dedicated to Israel's security.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/16/2017, 8:49 PM

Germany: Facial recognition software will identify terrorists

Germany will start testing facial recognition software in an attempt to help police identify and locate terror suspects.Nissan Tzur, 6/12/2017, 5:36 AM

Terror threat forces closure of German rock festival

German authorities shut down popular rock music festival over possible terrorist threat.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/2/2017, 11:40 PM

Germany arrests teenager over terror plot

German police arrested 17-year-old asylum seeker suspected of planning a suicide attack in Berlin.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/30/2017, 7:56 PM