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

More Islamists head 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

Soft on Nazis? WJC hits Youtube German office over hate 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 Turkish 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 Foreign Minister: 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

German 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 admits: 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; 'they wore perfume'

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' to be taught 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 in ISIS operation

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

German 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 go on 'settlement product' labeling spree

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 withdraws 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 pensions to 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 deems 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 rapper who joined ISIS killed in Syria 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 in Berlin

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 Terrorist 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 Amid Refugee Crisis

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

Merkel 'Disappointed' by Iran's Attitude Towards Israel

German Chancellor says that it not acceptable for Iran to continue to call for Israel's destruction.Ben Ariel, 9/1/2015, 6:45 AM

German Foreign Minister to Visit Iran in October

Frank-Walter Steinmeier announces plans to travel to Iran in October, in a sign Berlin wants to rebuild ties with the Islamic Republic.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2015, 6:15 AM

German Vice Chancellor Rejects Criticism of Iran Visit

German’s Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel rejects criticism from Jewish groups and the opposition of his visit to Iran.Elad Benari, 7/24/2015, 5:44 AM

Germany to Iran: Recognize Israel if You Want Economic Ties

German Vice Chancellor says Iran must recognize Israel in order to have economic relations with Germany.Ben Ariel, 7/20/2015, 6:16 AM

German Foreign Minister: Israel Shouldn't Criticize Iran Deal

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier criticizes Israel's opposition to nuclear deal, argues it will help Middle East security.Elad Benari, 7/15/2015, 1:15 AM

German Source: It's Up to Iran, Everything Can Still Fail

German government source says deal with Iran could be reached quickly if Tehran is ready to take the last steps.Elad Benari, 7/13/2015, 6:15 AM

Bennett Makes Israeli Schools Teach German

Education minister signs agreement with German officials to have the language added to schools, including a German diploma.Ari Yashar, 7/10/2015, 11:06 AM

German Official: Iran Talks May Still Fail

As latest deadline for Iran deal approaches, German source stresses "there will not be an agreement at any price".Elad Benari, 7/7/2015, 6:15 AM

Nazi Propaganda Continues to Influence Germany: Study

Survey finds 5% of Germans 'extremely' anti-Semitic, doubles with Germans who lived through the Nazi regime.Tova Dvorin, 6/16/2015, 2:48 PM

German Foreign Minister to Make Rare Visit to Gaza

Germany's foreign minister says he will visit Gaza but will not meet with Hamas leaders.Ben Ariel, 6/1/2015, 4:42 AM

German Anti-Semitism Commission to Include Two Jews

Following criticism, Germany's Interior Ministry appoints two Jews to a new commission on anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 5/22/2015, 4:14 AM

German Court Authorizes Return of Painting from Looted Trove

Court formally authorizes the return of two paintings from Gurlitt trove to their rightful owners' descendants.Elad Benari, 5/13/2015, 4:46 AM

German Police Apologize for Banning Israeli Flag at Soccer Game

Berlin's police apologize after a guard ordered "Jewish flags" removed during a soccer game in the German capital.Ben Ariel, 4/28/2015, 4:45 AM

German Mayor Quits Due to Fear of Neo-Nazis

Mayor of Tröglitz says he wanted to protect his seven children from racism and violence, knew local authorities would not do anything.Tova Dvorin, 3/13/2015, 11:46 AM

Germany Arrests 22-Year-Old who Joined ISIS

Man suspected of fighting alongside ISIS in Syria arrested at Duesseldorf airport.Ben Ariel, 3/5/2015, 2:14 AM

German Police Beef Up Security in Jewish Areas of Bremen

Police step up security of the Jewish community in the German city of Bremen amid a heightened danger from Islamist terrorists.Ben Ariel, 3/1/2015, 2:56 AM

Jewish Heirs Sue Germany to Return Nazi-Looted Treasure

Heirs of Jewish art dealers, forced by Nazis to sell Guelph Treasure of church relics, demand justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2015, 3:21 PM

Germany Charges Former Auschwitz Guard

German court charges 93-year-old with 170,000 counts of accessory to murder on allegations he served as an SS guard at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 2/17/2015, 2:13 AM

German Anti-Semitism Commission Fails to Include Jews

German Jewish groups outraged as government creates a new commission on anti-Semitism without including any Jews in it.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2015, 3:16 AM

Germany to Investigate Suspected Female Nazi Guard

German prosecutors investigating Hilde Michnia who is suspected of being a guard in Bergen-Belsen and Gross-Rosen.Ben Ariel, 2/3/2015, 12:13 AM

German Anti-Islamists Vow to Continue to Protest

PEGIDA promises to take to the streets again next week, after a march was cancelled over a terrorism threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2015, 5:44 AM

Anti-Semitism in Germany On the Rise, Survey Finds

More than one in four Germans questioned in new poll equated Israel's treatment of Palestinian Arabs to Nazi persecution of Jews.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2014, 6:16 AM

Kosher Butcher in Germany Admits to Selling Trief Meat for Years

Butcher admits to fraud in court, sold 88,000 pounds of non-kosher meat as kosher to escape bankruptcy.Tova Dvorin, 10/20/2014, 8:45 PM

German Biker Gang Joins Fight Against ISIS in Kobane

Photos emerge on social media of members of the group bearing arms in besieged Syrian city; group claims to be on aid mission.Tova Dvorin, 10/19/2014, 9:59 AM

Germany Bans Islamic State

Germany announces a ban on the Islamic State, makes all IS propaganda, symbols and activities illegal.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/12/2014, 11:10 PM

Germany Extradites ISIS Recruiter to France

Germany extradites a man suspected to have joined ISIS in Syria back to his native France, 10 days after he was arrested in Berlin.Elad Benari, 6/26/2014, 4:16 AM

Turkey: German Reporter Receives Death Threats Over Mine Story

Der Spiegel reporter threatened for quoting angry protestor, called 'Jewish enemy of the prime minister.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2014, 6:25 PM