'Neo-Nazi Code' Forces Detergent to be Pulled in Germany

Procter & Gamble apologizes for unintentionally placing a neo-Nazi code on promotional packages for its laundry detergent.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/10/2014, 1:17 AM

German Court Upholds Conviction of Holocaust-Denying Bishop

Roman Catholic Bishop Richard Williamson to pay a fine after court rejects final appeal over 2009 holocaust denial.Nissan Tsur, 4/16/2014, 1:21 PM

Germany Arrests Three Suspected Auschwitz Guards

Three men aged 88, 92 and 94 detained by German authorities on suspicion of being guards at Auschwitz.Elad Benari, 2/21/2014, 4:14 AM

Deutsche Bank Flatly Denies Boycott of Israeli Bank

German bank strenuously denies reports it flagged Israeli bank as morally questionable.Maayana Miskin, 2/18/2014, 7:49 PM

German Recluse Launches Website on 'Nazi Art' Trove

Cornelius Gurlitt, German man suspected of hoarding 1,400 works of art taken from Jews by the Nazis, launches site about the trove.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2014, 3:12 AM

Germany Debates Law on Looted Art

Germany's parliament debates a law to help return Nazi-looted art to their rightful owners or their heirs.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2014, 11:23 PM

Germany to Boost Efforts to Return Looted Art to Owners

Germany's culture minister says the country will add funding for efforts to return Nazi-looted art to their rightful owners.Elad Benari and AFP, 1/30/2014, 5:44 AM

Private Letters Shed New Light on the Man Behind the Holocaust

Heinrich Himmler's letters document the rise and fall of Nazi Germany - and the private life of Adolf Hitler's right-hand man.Tova Dvorin, 1/26/2014, 9:27 AM

Germany: No 'Settlements' in Cooperation Agreements

Germany toughens its stance on "settlements", won't sponsor projects beyond the 1949 Armistice Lines.Elad Benari, 1/24/2014, 4:16 AM

German State Flip-Flops, Allows Publication of Mein Kampf

In yet another about-face, German state decides to publish an annotated edition of Adolf Hitler's hate-filled manifesto.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2014, 8:39 PM

New German Law Would Make Ease Return of Looted Art to Owners

German state Bavaria drafting a law to ease the return of Nazi-looted art to its rightful owners.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 3:16 AM

Israel Asks Germany to Keep Stolen Art in Jewish Hands

Deputy FM Elkin urges Germany to give any Jewish-owned art from Munich trove to Jewish or Israeli museums if heirs are not found.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 5:13 AM

Victim of Nazi Art Trove Case: Germany's Handling 'Scandalous'

AFP interview reveals human side of Nazi art trove story, which continues to unravel as Germany refuses to return all the looted works.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2013, 8:26 AM

German Jewish Leader Blasts Return of Art Trove to Recluse

Leader of Germany's Jewish community slams a decision to return paintings to a man accused of hoarding artworks stolen by Nazis.Elad Benari and AFP, 11/22/2013, 4:43 AM

Germany to Return Some Looted Artwork to Man Who Held Them

German authorities will order the return of some paintings to a recluse accused of hoarding priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis.Elad Benari and AFP, 11/20/2013, 5:42 AM

Germany: Some of Looted Art Trove May be Returned to Munich Man

Some paintings in an art trove looted by the Nazis may be returned to the Munich man in whose apartment they were discovered.Elad Benari and AFP, 11/11/2013, 6:42 AM

German President Pays Tribute to Kristallnacht Victims

German President Joachim Gauck visited a former workshop whose owner fought to save his Jewish staff from deportation.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/8/2013, 10:19 PM

Experts: It Won't be Easy to Track Owners of Looted Art

Identifying the rightful owners of a vast trove of art looted by the Nazis will be an enormous task, say experts.Elad Benari, 11/7/2013, 6:43 AM

Germany Finds 1,500 Paintings Stolen by Nazis

Nearly 1,500 priceless paintings that were stolen by the Nazis have been discovered in a flat in Munich.Elad Benari, 11/4/2013, 4:12 AM

Election Challenge: Germany’s Moral Imperative

Germany has distanced itself from Israel. The reelection of Merkel poses a chance and a challenge. An analysis of the situation. Richard Mather, View from UK, 9/23/2013, 1:47 AM

Germany Admits Exporting Chemicals to Syria

Germany says it exported 111 tons of chemicals to Syria between 2002 and 2006 that could be used in the production of sarin gas.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2013, 10:16 PM

German Town to Strip Hitler of Honorary Citizenship

68 years after his death, the German town of Goslar plans to strip the Nazi leader of his honorary citizenship.Elad Benari, 9/12/2013, 4:45 AM

German Intelligence Concludes Assad is Behind Chemical Attack

German intelligence has enough evidence to conclude that Assad ordered the chemical attack in Damascus, reports Der Spiegel.Elad Benari, 9/3/2013, 5:16 AM

Merkel: Germany Won't Participate in Syria Attack

German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for "collective answer" by the UN to the chemical attack in Syria.Elad Benari, 9/2/2013, 5:14 AM

Merkel Considering Halting Arms Exports to Egypt

German chancellor says that stopping arms shipments to Egypt would be an appropriate way to pressure the country to end the violence.Elad Benari, 8/19/2013, 4:12 AM

Merkel to Become First German Leader to Visit Dachau

Angela Merkel will be the first German official to visit Dachau concentration camp as a "signal of respect for the former detainees."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/14/2013, 10:05 PM

German Cartoon: Netanyahu 'Poisonous' to Peace

A cartoon published in a German newspaper this week portrayed Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as an obstacle to peace.Elad Benari, 8/8/2013, 4:45 AM

Germany, U.S. Tell Egypt: Release Morsi

Germany and the United States call for the release of ousted Egyptian president amid tensions between supporters and opponents.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2013, 12:46 AM

German Newspaper: Anti-Semitic Cartoon a Misunderstanding

German newspaper expresses regret after publishing a cartoon depicting Israel as a ravenous monster.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 5:14 AM

German Newspaper Depicts Israel as 'Ravenous Monster'

Leading German daily newspaper sparks outrage after publishing cartoon depicting Israel as a beast devouring German military weapons.Rina Tavi , 7/3/2013, 6:27 PM

Germany Uncovers 'Model Plane' Terror Plot

German authorities stage raids after uncovering an alleged Islamist plot to carry out attacks using model airplanes.Elad Benari, 6/26/2013, 5:17 AM

Jews Applaud German Resolution Combating Anti-Semitism

The American Jewish Committee praises German Parliament for passing by an overwhelming majority a resolution on combating anti-Semitism.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 1:14 PM

Trial of Prominent German Neo-Nazi Cell Postponed

Munich court said Monday it would delay the beginning of trial proceedings of neo-Nazi cell to allow for a new media accreditation process.Arutz Sheva, 4/16/2013, 6:30 PM

Polish Weekly Under Fire For Merkel Concentration Camp Photo

A Polish magazine came under fire after its cover photo featured German Chancellor Angela Merkel as concentration camp prisoner.Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/11/2013, 10:55 PM

German Museum Returns Art Looted by Nazis

A German museum for the first time on Tuesday returned a painting despoiled by the Nazis to the estate of a late German Jewish art dealer.Arutz sheva staff, 3/5/2013, 3:35 PM

Golden Dawn Cozies Up To German Neo-Nazis

The Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party is forging close contacts with Bavarian neo-Nazis, the German Spiegel Online newspaper reported. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/5/2013, 4:52 PM

Rare Nazi-Seized Posters to Auction in New York

A trove of about 4,300 rare vintage advertising posters that were seized by the Nazis in 1938 will go to auction in New York. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/17/2013, 8:14 PM

Popular German Rapper Utilizes Twitter to Delete Israel

A popular German rap star sparked outrage after tweeting “Free Palestine” and a map of the Israel filled with colors of “Palestinian” flag. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/14/2013, 10:11 PM

German Ruling 'Milestone' in Religious Freedom

Jewish groups have praised the decision by the German Parliament to allow religious circumcision.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/13/2012, 7:27 PM

German Ministers Back Bid to Ban Neo-Nazi Party

Germany's state interior ministers back a bid to outlaw the neo-Nazi NPD party. German Jews welcome the move.Elad Benari, 12/6/2012, 5:12 AM

German Neo-Nazi Party Appeals to Court for Legitimization

Germany's neo-Nazi NPD party said on Tuesday it had turned to the constitutional court for confirmation of its legitimacy.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/14/2012, 12:33 PM

Former Neo-Nazi: Joining Taliban was a 'Terrible Mistake'

A former neo-Nazi who joined Taliban and attacked an American base near Afghan-Pakistan border said in court he “made a terrible mistake”.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/4/2012, 8:43 AM

Sudan Refuses to Allow US Marines to Protect Embassy

Sudan won't allow the United States to send a platoon of Marines to protect its embassy from rioting Muslims.Chana Ya'ar, 9/16/2012, 12:08 AM

Germany: Iran Nukes 'Not an Option'

"We share the Israeli concerns about Iran's nuclear program," German Foreign Minister says in Jerusalem.AFP, 9/9/2012, 8:16 PM

Turkey Backs Jews against German Circumcision Ban

Turkey has swayed from its anti-Semitic stance to fight the ban on religious circumcision in a German province. “A danger for liberty.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2012, 8:21 AM

Rabbi Metzger: German Circumcision Judge Was Naïve – or Silly

The German judge who ruled that circumcision is a criminal act was naïve, and perhaps even silly, Israel’s Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger said. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/22/2012, 10:28 AM

Video: Neo-Nazi Flash Mobs Bombard German Cities

A German neo-Nazi group has been staging flash-mob protests that echo fascist rallies of 1930s, utilizes YouTube to achieve '"mortality."Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 9:32 AM

Lithuanian Fan Performs Nazi Salute During Olympic Games

A Lithuanian basketball fan goaded two African American Olympic stewards with his arm raised in what appeared to be a Nazi salute. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/31/2012, 10:53 AM

German Parliament Passes Resolution Protecting Circumcision

Germany's lower house of parliament passes a resolution to protect the religious circumcision of infant boys.Elad Benari, 7/20/2012, 5:12 AM

Berlin Hospital Suspends Circumcisions

Berlin’s Jewish Hospital has suspended circumcisions in the wake of a court ruling that the procedure is a crime punishable by law.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/3/2012, 1:44 PM

Court Rules Survivor's Family Must Return Artifact to Berlin

A court ruled that the family of a Holocaust survivor must return a 3,200-year-old artifact to a German museum. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/5/2012, 9:46 AM

Neo-Nazis Injure Pro-Israel Backers in Germany

Suspected masked neo-Nazis attacked an “I Like Israel” booth in Germany and wounded three people. One attacker was arrested. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/15/2012, 9:47 AM

German Jews Welcome Publication of 'Mein Kampf'

The head of the Central Council of Jews in Germany calls Bavaria's decision "responsible" and a "good idea".Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/27/2012, 11:37 AM