Germany: Rise in anti-Semitic incidents following Yom Kippur attack

Anti-Semitism monitor in Germany finds that reported incidents rose following the attack on Halle synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 5:52 AM

German intelligence agency apologizes for wiping Israel off the map

Head of Germany’s military counterintelligence agency apologizes for publishing report with a map that failed to show the state of Israel.Elad Benari, 5/8/2020, 3:40 AM

Lebanon summons German ambassador over Hezbollah ban

Lebanon protests Germany's decision to ban the Hezbollah organization.Elad Benari, 5/6/2020, 12:06 AM

Nasrallah: Germany caved to US pressure

Hezbollah leader condemns Germany's ban on his group, insists Hezbollah is not active in the country.Elad Benari, 5/5/2020, 5:07 AM

Jewish leaders praise Germany following Hezbollah designation

Jewish community leaders welcome German designation of both Hezbollah's political and military arms as a terrorist organization.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/2/2020, 1:22 AM

Iran: Germany will face consequences for banning Hezbollah

Iran slams Germany's ban on Hezbollah's activities, says it caved to Israeli and US pressure.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/1/2020, 11:16 PM

German far-right party suspends spokesman who described himself as 'fascist'

Germany's AfD party says it suspended longtime spokesman for describing himself as fascist and praising his "Aryan grandfather".Ben Ariel, 4/27/2020, 5:58 AM

Iran: US, Europe interfering in our internal affairs

Iran angry after the US, France and Germany condemn its satellite launch.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/25/2020, 12:12 AM

Suspect in attack on German synagogue charged

German prosecutors charge suspect in Yom Kippur attack on synagogue in Halle with murder and attempted murder.Elad Benari, 4/22/2020, 4:34 AM

German minister commits suicide over concern about coronavirus

Finance minister of Germany's Hesse state commits suicide over concern about how to cope with the economic fallout from the coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/30/2020, 5:26 AM

Germany: Islamist sent to prison for planning biological bomb attack

German court sentences Tunisian ISIS supporter to 10 years in prison for planning attack with deadly poison ricin.Elad Benari, 3/27/2020, 5:39 AM

Merkel's first coronavirus test comes back negative

The German Chancellor is in self-isolation after a doctor who vaccinated her was infected with the novel coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 3/24/2020, 5:58 AM

Car plows into crowd at German parade, injures at least 30

Police in German town of Volkmarsen arrest 29-year old man after car deliberately plows into crowd of people at a parade.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2020, 4:30 AM

France and Germany condemn Israeli building plans in Jerusalem

France and Germany angered by Netanyahu’s announcement of new construction in Har Homa and Givat Hamatos.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2020, 8:10 PM

8 dead in shooting in Germany

At least 8 people shot dead in the city of Hanau, near Frankfurt. Suspected shooter found dead.Elad Benari, 2/20/2020, 6:39 AM

Abbas speaks to Merkel, reiterates opposition to 'Deal of the Century'

PA chairman urges German Chancellor to back negotiations based on international legitimacy.Elad Benari, 2/18/2020, 6:41 AM

Germany backs Israel at ICC

Germany says the International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction to investigate alleged Israeli "war crimes" in PA-assigned areas.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2020, 8:01 PM

Police response to German synagogue attack under investigation

Surveillance video of Yom Kippur attack in Halle raises questions about police response and readiness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 1:03 AM

Merkel's successor steps down

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, who was chosen as the new leader of German Chancellor's CDU party, resigns unexpectedly.Nissan Tzur, 2/10/2020, 11:46 PM

Missing soldiers' parents meet German officials in Berlin

President Reuven Rivlin invited parents of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul to join him in Berlin, where they met local officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2020, 12:12 AM

Six dead in shooting in Germany

Gunman kills six, wounds two in town of Rot am See. Police believe incident was a "family drama".Elad Benari, Canada, 1/24/2020, 8:00 PM

Enough Of The Talking - Now Start Acting Against Anti-Semitism

A comprehensive report from the World Holocaust Forum Held in Jerusalem.Walter Bingham, 1/24/2020, 4:40 PM

Report: US received intelligence on potential attack in Germany

Newsweek cites memo saying intelligence shows a potential attack being planned against US military personnel stationed in Germany.Ben Ariel, 1/20/2020, 4:39 AM

Germany, France and Britain to Iran: Abide by nuclear deal

Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson urge Iran to abide by 2015 deal.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 1:42 AM

Germany to protect American and Jewish facilities

Germany’s security services review domestic and international threat levels following killing of Soleimani.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 5:06 AM

Germany: Two suspects arrested after Jewish cemetery vandalized

Two men aged 21 and 33 arrested for allegedly knocking over 40 tombstones in a Jewish cemetery in western Geilenkirchen.Elad Benari, 12/31/2019, 1:15 AM

Germans believe Trump is the most dangerous world leader

Poll finds that German public trust in the US has significantly eroded under President Donald Trump.Nissan Tzur, 12/27/2019, 3:33 AM

Berlin Christmas market given all-clear after bomb scare

Berlin police give the all-clear after evacuating Christmas market which was targeted by a terrorist three years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 3:03 AM

US Jewish leaders welcomes German call for ban of Hezbollah

Heads of the Conference of Presidents commend Bundestag for calling on government to ban Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2019, 6:36 AM

German 'Nazi grandma' denied early release

German court rules that 91-year-old Holocaust denier serving a two-year sentence should not be released early.Elad Benari, 12/12/2019, 6:44 AM

German Army Chief of Staff visits Israel

Inspector General of the German Army, General Eberhard Zorn, visits Israel for the first time since taking office.Ben Ariel, 12/10/2019, 4:30 AM

Merkel: I bow my head before the victims of the Shoah

German Chancellor expresses "deep shame" at what happened in Auschwitz and Birkenau as she visits the former Nazi death camp.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/6/2019, 9:18 PM

German government to donate 60 million euros to Auschwitz

Chancellor Angela Merkel will bring 60 million euro donation to help conserve Auschwitz-Birkenau when she visits the site on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2019, 1:06 AM

France, Germany, UK: Iran has nuclear-capable missiles

France, Germany and the United Kingdom say Iran defied UN call by developing nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 2:40 AM

Germany to tighten legislation on anti-Semitic crimes

German Justice Minister says she's ashamed Jews no longer feel safe, announces new legislation against anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 11/29/2019, 6:15 AM

Berlin Jewish Museum appoints new director

Jewish Museum of Berlin's previous director stepped down after hosting anti-Zionist scholar, sharing link to article promoting BDS.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/29/2019, 5:31 AM

Report: Germany to outlaw Hezbollah

German magazine reports government plans to outlaw Lebanese terror organization. Interior Ministry spokesman denies the report.Elad Benari, 11/29/2019, 3:01 AM

German army apologizes for photo of Nazi uniform

German army apologizes after posting a picture of a Nazi uniform on its Instagram story with the word "retro".Nissan Tzur, 11/28/2019, 4:36 AM

Hitler memorabilia auction rakes in thousands

Auction of Nazi memorabilia brings in hundreds of thousands of euros amid German and international protest.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2019, 4:36 AM

German lawmaker removed from committee over anti-Semitic comment

AfD member removed from committee chairmanship over comments widely condemned as anti-Semitic and racist.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2019, 6:41 AM

Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

France, Germany, United Kingdom and EU concerned over IAEA report confirming Iran is violating nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 2:03 AM

Pompeo visits Berlin synagogue desecrated during Kristallnacht

US Secretary of State: We must acknowledge painful histories so we can ensure that they never happen again.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/8/2019, 9:38 PM

Jewish man attacked in German gym

19-year-old attacked while working out at a gym in Freiburg. The assailant ripped the kippah off his head and spat into it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 5:14 AM

German teens investigated over anti-Semitic songs

Three 14-year-olds under investigation for allegedly playing anti-Semitic songs after visit to Buchenwald concentration camp.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 5:02 AM

Iranian judoka recognized as refugee in Germany

Saeid Mollaei fled to Germany after being ordered to throw away match in order not to compete against an Israeli.Elad Benari, 11/3/2019, 3:15 AM

Germany to crack down on far right following Yom Kippur attack

German government approves draft law to crack down on the far right.Ben Ariel, 10/31/2019, 6:09 AM

Suspected SS guard says he's 'sorry' for his actions

93-year-old former SS guard expresses regret in first day of trial for complicity in murder of more than 5,000 people at Stutthof.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 5:59 AM

Thousands march against anti-Semitism in Berlin

About 10,000 people protest against anti-Semitism in German capital, days after Halle synagogue attack.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/13/2019, 10:30 PM

France, Germany suspend arms exports to Turkey

France and Germany announce arms exports to Turkey have been suspended in response to its offensive against Kurdish fighters.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2019, 4:11 AM

German gov't warns of 'elevated' risk of more attacks

German Interior Minister says there is an elevated risk of more far-right attacks following Yom Kippur attack in Halle.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2019, 11:35 PM

US Jewish leaders horrified by German synagogue attack

Leaders of Conference of Presidents call on German law enforcement to be aggressive in fighting anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2019, 10:41 PM

Suspect in German terror attack admits anti-Semitic motive

27-year-old Stephan Balliet admits to shooting rampage in Halle, confesses it was motivated by anti-Semitism and right-wing extremism.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2019, 9:12 PM

Victims of shooting rampage in Germany identified

Two people who were murdered in shooting rampage near Halle synagogue on Yom Kippur identified as Jana Lange, 40, and Kevin S., 20.Elad Benari, 10/11/2019, 6:30 AM

'We will not hide the synagogues in Germany'

Rabbi Eliezer Noy, CEO of Torah MiTzion in Germany, tells Arutz Sheva how the Jewish community deals with anti-Semitism.Nitsan Keidar, 10/11/2019, 3:03 AM

The door that prevented a massacre

A day after the anti-Semitic attack in Halle, the head of the community recalls the moments of terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019, 12:02 AM

Canadian Jewish organizations condemn attack in Germany

Canadian Jewish organizations call for heightened police security around Jewish institutions in Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 6:44 AM

OU: An attack on a Jew anywhere is an attack on every Jew

Orthodox Union sends sympathies to Jewish community of Halle, Germany, following attack during Yom Kippur prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 5:41 AM