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Israel denies diplomatic tensions with Berlin

Senior official says German coalition party members saying Netanyahu is 'exploiting our friendship' is really an internal attack on Merkel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2016, 6:05 PM

'Trying to bash Merkel by criticizing Netanyahu'

Sources close to Prime Minister Netanyahu deny claims by German legislators that relations between the two countries are worsening.Hezki Baruch, 4/30/2016, 8:21 PM

Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Meotti talks to Henryk Broder, one of the most popular German writers, who thinks Germans behave like dhimmis. Giulio Meotti, 4/15/2016, 11:50 AM

Merkel faces election drubbing over migrant policy

As Germans fume over liberal open-door policy that has brought wave of sexual assaults, polls show Merkel's party paying the price.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 9:47 AM

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

Merkel: Now isn't the time for two states

A Western shift in approach? German Chancellor admits now is not the time to move forward with "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 2/17/2016, 12:14 AM

Israel-Germany alliance 'offers hope to the world'

Israeli PM hails ties during Berlin meeting with German Chancellor, says Israel defending Europe in struggle against radical Islam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 5:05 PM

Israeli-German relations heading for new horizons

Commemorating 50 years of diplomacy, Netanyahu and team of delegates head to Germany to discuss future partnerhip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 7:41 AM

Turkish PM: We'll continue to hit Kurds in Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu tells German Chancellor his country will continue to attack Kurdish fighters in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 1:15 AM

Holocaust art exhibit comes to Germany

Angela Merkel says show featuring 100 works of 50 Jewish artists during Holocaust are crucial to educating younger generations.Deborah Cole, 1/25/2016, 7:55 PM

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

Shocking exposé: Germany's conspiracy of silence

Minority crime suppression did not start on New Year's Eve. In one case there is proof of a major political conspiracy not to report Muslim crime so as not to harm Merkel's standing.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/20/2016, 7:17 PM

German officials send migrants to Merkel's office

In controversial protest against Merkel's open border policy, local officials in Bavaria send busload of 51 migrants to her office.Arutz Sheva, 1/14/2016, 3:31 PM

Merkel's terrible blunder

It's called immigration suicide and Europe prefers it to viewing Israel as a partner in the same war. Jack Engelhard, 1/8/2016, 6:43 AM

'No magic solution to stabbing terror'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein discusses current wave of Arab terror with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.Hezki Baruch, 12/3/2015, 2:01 PM

Edelstein prepares for 'chilling' visit to Germany

Knesset speaker visits Germany Tuesday for the first time, after once vowing never to set foot on its soil unless his position required it.Uzi Baruch, 11/29/2015, 5:39 PM

Germany's self-inflicted problems and the Jews

In Germany, Israel's main European backer, the right is growing as a result of Merkel's policy and the migrants bring anti-Semitism with them.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/9/2015, 10:18 PM

Netanyahu: Mahmoud Abbas joined the terrorists

In press conference with German Chancellor, PM Netanyahu says Israel wants peace but the Palestinians want terror.Nitsan Keidar, 10/21/2015, 11:46 PM

Netanyahu to Visit Germany After Cancelling

Visit was originally scheduled for October 8, but prime minister cancelled over terrorist attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2015, 2:17 PM

Merkel to Host Netanyahu for Talks Next Week

German Chancellor to host Israeli Prime Minister as part of a regular annual meeting of the two countries' cabinets.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/2/2015, 9:45 PM

European Powers Urge US to Accept Iran Deal

British PM David Cameron, German PM Angela Merkel, and French President Francois Hollande insist nuclear deal is for the greater good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2015, 10:54 PM

Merkel 'Disappointed' by Iran's Attitude on 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

Iran to Let Israeli Conductor in for Concert?

Talks being held to let Berlin Orchestra with conductor Daniel Barenboim into Tehran - will his 'Palestinian citizenship' get him in?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2015, 12:05 PM

Merkel Urges Turkey to Stick with Peace Process

German Chancellor urges Turkish Prime Minister to stick with the Kurdish peace process despite escalating violence.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2015, 1:13 AM

The Widespread German Hatred of Jews and Israel

Widespread prejudice against Jews still exists in the country with the most criminal past in Europe.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 7/2/2015, 7:55 AM

G7 Summit Venue With a Troubled Nazi Past

Merkel selected Elmau Castle for Sunday summit of richest nations, but the site has a mixed past from the days of the Third Reich.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2015, 8:01 AM

Israel-Germany Ties Since Holocaust 'A Miracle'

German Chancellor meets Israeli President Reuven Rivlin during trip marking half a century of strong ties despite shadows of the past.Ari Soffer, 5/12/2015, 6:08 PM

Merkel: World Must Never Ignore Anti-Semites

German Chancellor leads moving ceremony at the site of Dachau concentration camp, marking 70 years since its liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2015, 5:11 PM

Merkel Joins European Calls for Jews to Stay

Angela Merkel says Germany 'glad and grateful' for its Jewish community, vows to ensure their safety, after Netanyahu call for mass aliyah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 5:13 PM

Hungarian Jewish Leader Apologizes to Merkel

Jewish community president of Hungary apologizes for noting Merkel's visit the first since Adolf Eichmann's.Nissan Tzur, 2/6/2015, 12:54 PM

Merkel, Orban to Discuss Anti-Semitism in Hungary

European leaders to discuss Jobbik, rising tide of hate crimes in Hungary against Jews in visit to Budapest synagogue.Nissan Tzur, 1/30/2015, 10:37 AM

'A Disgrace Jews in Germany Still Face Threats'

At an event for the commemoration of the liberation from Auschwitz, Chancellor Angela Merkel stresses 'anti-Semitism must be stood up to.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2015, 7:47 PM

Germany's Chancellor Vows to Fight Terrorism

In an address to German parliament, Chancellor Angela Merkel, stated 'hate preachers, violent delinquents' will be prosecuted rigorously.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2015, 1:42 PM

Two in Three Germans See Islam as a Threat

Merkel calls for tolerance after poll shows 61% say Islam doesn't belong in West; anti-immigration group says Paris attack justifies stance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2015, 7:16 PM

1 in 8 Germans Would Attend Anti-Islam Rally

One German in eight would join an anti-Muslim march if a rapidly-growing protest movement organized one in their home towns, finds new poll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2015, 4:46 AM

Thousands March Against Islam in Germany

15,000 people march in Dresden against 'Islamization of the West'; counter-protest in Cologne draws 15,000.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2014, 9:46 AM

Germant Marks 25 Years Since Fall of Berlin Wall

German Chancellor gives unusually emotional speech as country commemorates 25 years since the fall of the Iron Curtain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2014, 4:46 PM

Merkel: Dachau Thieves Must be Brought to Justice

German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned 'appalling' theft of 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign from Dachau concentration camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2014, 7:48 PM

Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

British, French, German nationals threaten to plant ISIS flag 'on White House,' call world leaders 'liars' and 'swine.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 10/17/2014, 2:41 PM

Merkel to Rally Fight Against Anti-Semitism

Leading German politicians vow to fight tooth-and-nail to put a stop to explosion of anti-Semitism since Operation Protective Edge.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2014, 7:26 AM

Merkel to Speak at Rally Against Anti-Semitism

Chancellor Angela Merkel to speak at Berlin rally against anti-Semitism on Sunday, as Jew hatred makes an alarming comeback.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2014, 8:06 AM

Germany 'Expects' IS Germans to Return and Attack

German intel head says Germans fighting in Syria and Iraq pose real threat; Islamic State is 'the new in thing' for aspiring Islamists.Ari Yashar, 8/31/2014, 12:54 PM

German Leaders Condemn Anti-Semitism at Gaza Demos

As anti-Semitic marches spread across Europe, German Chancellor pledges to protect Jewish community.AFP and Ari Soffer, 7/23/2014, 2:30 PM

Obama and Merkel Threaten Russia

President Barack Obama and Chancellor Angela Merkel threaten "tougher and broader new sanctions" against Russia.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/2/2014, 10:20 PM

Better Pension For Nazi-Laborer German Jews

Germany amends law to give better pension for Jews who worked under Nazi regime in ghettos, affects 40,000 Jews worldwide.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2014, 6:42 PM

Putin Agrees to German Proposal on Ukraine

Russian President agrees to a proposal from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to set up a contact group on Ukraine.Elad Benari, 3/3/2014, 1:13 AM

Merkel Repeats Call for 'Two-State Solution'

"Part and parcel of the secure future for the State of Israel is the two-state solution," says German Chancellor upon arriving in Israel.Elad Benari, 2/25/2014, 2:14 AM

Israel Isolated? Merkel Arrives With 16 Ministers

German Chancellor Angela Merkel landed in Israel Monday night, bringing with her a retinue of 16 government ministers.David Lev, 2/24/2014, 9:16 PM

PM Welcomes Merkel, Hails Israeli Tech

Prime Minister Netanyahu on Monday welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel, along with 16 of her government's ministers.David Lev, 2/24/2014, 7:33 PM

Netanyahu: Take Action Against Nuclear Iran

Prime Minister opens his weekly cabinet meeting stressing unity - both of the Jewish people at home, and of the West against Iran.Tova Dvorin, 2/23/2014, 1:31 PM

Berlin Voices Support for Peace Talks, Two States

German Chancellor Angela Merkel advocates two-state solution ahead of visit, claims she will speak to Netanyahu over the talks' progress.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2014, 7:35 PM

Germany to Help Israelis Where There's No Embassy

Germany to offer Israeli citizens consular assistance in states where Israel has no official diplomatic representation.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2014, 11:20 PM

Presidential Medal to Angela Merkel

Peres to award Chancellor Merkel for ‘unwavering commitment to Israel’s security.’Maayana Miskin, 2/21/2014, 12:15 AM

Germany Announces Date of Merkel's Visit to Israel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and a number of ministers will visit Israel on February 24 and 25.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2014, 9:19 PM

Merkel to Visit Israel at Netanyahu's Invitation

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu phones German Chancellor, invites her to Israel for annual talks between the two governments.Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 1:14 AM

Obama Invites Merkel to Washington

President Obama invites German Chancellor to Washington, hoping to mend fences after revelations of U.S. eavesdropping on her cellphone.Elad Benari, 1/9/2014, 4:13 AM

German Chancellor Merkel Injured in Ski Accident

German chancellor suffers 'severe bruising linked with a partial fracture on the left, rear part of the pelvis.'Gil Ronen, 1/6/2014, 3:27 PM