Rabbi and two sons attacked in Munich

Rabbi and his two sons say they were spit on and verbally attacked as they left a synagogue in on Shabbat.Elad Benari, 8/7/2019, 5:20 AM

German President visits home of attacked rabbi

President Frank-Walter Steinmeier visits home of Rabbi Yehudah Teichtal who was attacked by anti-Semites in Berlin.Nitsan Keidar, 8/5/2019, 2:05 AM

Germany disciplines personnel who 'liked' anti-Israel tweets

Germany's Foreign Ministry issues new social media guidelines after anti-Israel tweets were "liked" by diplomats.Nissan Tzur, 7/31/2019, 4:06 AM

Britain, Germany condemn Israel for demolishing illegal homes

Britain and Germany add their voices to international condemnation of Israel over demolition of illegal Arab homes near Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2019, 4:10 AM

Germany, Britain denounce Iran's breach of nuclear deal

Germany and Britain urge Iran to stop taking measures that undermine 2015 nuclear agreement.Elad Benari, 7/8/2019, 4:04 AM

In Germany it is forbidden to criticize the Islamic veil

The price you pay to criticize the veil is well known in Germany. Giulio Meotti, 7/5/2019, 6:28 AM

European ministers concerned over Iran's enrichment breach

Diplomatic chiefs of EU, France, Germany and Britain urge Iran to reverse decision to breach a limit on enriched uranium reserves.Elad Benari, 7/3/2019, 5:39 AM

Jewish American tourist attacked in Berlin

23-year-old American hit in the face in Berlin after telling a group harassing him that he is Jewish.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2019, 3:43 AM

Merkel seen shaking during event in Berlin

German Chancellor seen visibly shaking during event with new Ukrainian President, blames dehydration.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2019, 3:29 AM

US lawmakers call on Merkel to blacklist Hezbollah

Four members of US House of Representatives urge German Chancellor to designate Hezbollah as a terrorist group.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2019, 1:33 AM

Director of Berlin Jewish Museum quits after controversial tweet

Director of Berlin's Jewish Museum resigns after tweeting link to article criticizing German legislation against BDS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/14/2019, 9:29 PM

Historian's 'Holocaust victim' family members never existed

German historian stripped of award for faking a family history of suffering in Holocaust.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/5/2019, 8:38 AM

Germany could outlaw Hezbollah

German's AfD Party submits non-binding resolution calling to outlaw Hezbollah's political wing as well as its military wing.Elad Benari, 6/5/2019, 6:44 AM

Will Germany declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization?

US Secretary of State urges Germany to follow in Britain's footsteps and declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization.Nissan Tzur, 6/4/2019, 6:39 AM

German government calls on people to wear the kippah

German official withdraws earlier warning against wearing kippah after Merkel's spokesman intervenes.Ben Ariel, 5/28/2019, 4:44 AM

German newspaper supports the kippah

Germany’s Bild newspaper to print image of a kippah that can be cut and worn on one’s head.Nitsan Keidar, 5/27/2019, 4:05 AM

British Foreign Secretary: Boycotting Israel is anti-Semitic

Jeremy Hunt backs German parliament’s resolution defining the BDS movement as “anti-Semitic”.Ben Ariel, 5/22/2019, 6:10 AM

'BDS is part of the Palestinian fight'

PLO Executive Committee condemns German parliament's resolution describing BDS movement as anti-Semitic.Dalit Halevi, 5/20/2019, 6:12 AM

Hamas blasts German condemnation of BDS

Hamas says German resolution defining BDS as anti-Semitic is "against Palestinians' right to resist occupation".Elad Benari, 5/20/2019, 4:08 AM

Conference of Presidents welcomes German anti-BDS resolution

US Jewish leaders: Motion describing BDS as anti-Semitic "an important recognition of the true nature of the BDS movement."Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2019, 1:55 AM

Netanyahu praises Germany

PM Netanyahu welcomes Bundestag’s approval of resolution condemning BDS, hopes other countries will adopt similar legislation.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/17/2019, 8:15 PM

Germany: BDS is anti-Semitic

Germany passes resolution condemning the boycott divestment and sanctions movement as 'anti-Semitic'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2019, 4:39 PM

Germany to adopt motion defining BDS as anti-Semitic

Germany's Bundestag expected to become first major European parliament to define BDS as anti-Semitic.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2019, 5:31 AM

Anti-Semitic attacks in Germany rose by nearly 20% last year

German security officials say anti-Semitic incidents rose by 19.6% in the country last year.Elad Benari, 5/15/2019, 5:40 AM

Will Germany impose a 'mosque tax'?

Support growing in Germany for "mosque tax" to make Islamic institutions less dependent on anti-democratic or "radical" foreign funding.Nissan Tzur, 5/13/2019, 5:30 AM

Watch: Paratroopers sing 'Hatikva' in Germany

IDF paratroppers sing Israel's national anthem during joint army exercise. The exercise included US, German, and British soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2019, 8:49 PM

Merkel invites Netanyahu to visit Germany

German Chancellor congratulates PM on his election victory, but stresses that Palestinian state is only solution to conflict.Nitsan Keidar, 4/16/2019, 2:34 AM

Remains preserved by Nazi doctor to be buried 74 years later

Tissue samples from bodies of resistance fighters killed by the Nazis to be buried in a ceremony.Sara Rubenstein, 4/14/2019, 11:45 PM

Germany raids offices of NGOs which support Hamas

German police raid offices of several non-governmental organizations which provided financial and propaganda support to Hamas.Nissan Tzur, 4/12/2019, 5:43 AM

Germany: Hold Assad accountable for chemical attacks

German Foreign Minister says those responsible for use of chemical weapons in Syria must be held accountable.Elad Benari, 4/5/2019, 5:37 AM

First time in century: Rabbis in German military

German defense minister says her ministry will appoint Jewish chaplains to military, based on recommendations of Jewish umbrella group.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 4/4/2019, 10:27 AM

German court drops case against former Nazi camp guard

Case against former Stutthof guard Johann Rehbogen dropped due to his health.Elad Benari, 4/4/2019, 4:13 AM

Germany: 11 arrested over suspected terror plot

11 people arrested in western Germany on suspicion of planning Islamic extremist terror attack.Elad Benari, 3/31/2019, 5:22 AM

German soccer team to wear special jerseys after anti-Semitism

German soccer team Ingolstadt to wear jerseys with an anti-fascist message in response anti-Semitic abuse against Israeli player.Elad Benari, 3/17/2019, 4:44 AM

Convicted terrorist to lead BDS conference

Minister Gilad Erdan demands action against organization hosting Rasmeah Odeh, who carried out an attack in Jerusalem and murdered two Jews.Nitsan Keidar, 3/15/2019, 5:35 AM

Germany won't ban Hezbollah, says minister

Germany will not follow Britain’s lead in declaring Hezbollah a terrorist organization, says Minister of State.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/8/2019, 11:04 PM

Trial of former Nazi guard likely won't be restarted

Trial of 95-year-old Johann Rehbogen, a former SS guard in Stutthof, was suspended in December due to health concerns.Elad Benari, 2/26/2019, 5:38 AM

German Ambassador to rabbis: 'World should know your position'

Rabbinical Congress for Peace: 'Past experience has proven without shadow of doubt any withdrawals only embolden terrorists.'Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2019, 9:54 PM

Paintings attributed to Hitler fail to sell at German auction

Five watercolors attributed to Nazi dictator do not sell in auction in Nuremberg, possibly over fears they could be fakes.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2019, 6:22 AM

Hitler paintings to be auctioned

More than 30 paintings and drawings presumed to be work of Nazi dictator due to go on auction on Saturday.Nissan Tzur, 2/6/2019, 5:46 AM

Appeal of Holocaust-denying bishop rejected

European Court says Germany was within its rights to convict British bishop Richard Williamson of Holocaust denial.Nissan Tzur, 2/1/2019, 4:17 AM

Polish PM: Hitler's Germany responsible for Holocaust, not Nazis

Polish Prime Minister says "all the evil" of the Holocaust came from Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 5:13 AM

Merkel: Iran's policy in Syria threatens Israel

German Chancellor tells Israeli TV Germany is working to ensure Iranian forces don’t get “too close to the Golan Heights.”Elad Benari, 1/28/2019, 4:12 AM

German Jewish leader threatened after criticizing far-right

Jewish community leader in Germany says she is targeted with threats and hate mail after saying AfD is a threat to democracy.Ben Ariel, 1/25/2019, 5:13 AM

Germany sanctions Iranian airline

Germany bans Mahan Air which is identified with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.Elad Benari, 1/22/2019, 6:08 AM

Former Nazi guard dies after being deported from US

Former Nazi labor camp guard Jakiw Palij, who was deported from US to Germany in August, dies at 95.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2019, 4:36 AM

German far-right offered free admission to Schindler's List

Cinema in western Germany causes uproar after offering free entry to showings of Schindler's List to far-right party.Ben Ariel, 1/4/2019, 5:06 AM

Polish court rules against WWII drama on German TV

Court in Poland rules that World War II drama commissioned by German public TV channel misrepresented compensation.Nissan Tzur, 12/30/2018, 5:17 AM

Former Majdanek guard 'too sick' to face trial

German court says it won't put on trial 97-year-old former guard at Majdanek death camp due to his health.Elad Benari, 12/21/2018, 5:09 AM

Trial of former Nazi guard collapses over his health

Judges end proceedings in trial of former SS guard at Stutthof due to questions about his health.Elad Benari, 12/14/2018, 5:22 AM

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer elected as Merkel's replacement

Germany’s Christian Democrats elect Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer as their new leader.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/7/2018, 9:28 PM

Germany, Britain back Israel and condemn Hezbollah

Germany’s Ambassador to Israel and British Minister of State for the Middle East express support for Israel's efforts against Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 12/6/2018, 4:40 AM

Germany: Israel's right to exist is non-negotiable

German Foreign Ministry condemns Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who called Israel a "cancerous tumor".Elad Benari, 11/27/2018, 3:05 AM

Merkel condemns resurgent anti-Semitism in Germany

In speech marking 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, German Chancellor warns against the resurgence of anti-Semitism in Germany.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/9/2018, 8:45 PM

Germany: Hospital nurse admits killing 100 patients

Niels Hogel accused of injecting drugs in lethal doses in two hospitals between 1999 and 2005.Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2018, 4:31 PM

German far-right lawmaker pictured with Hitler wine

Alternative for Germany trying to expel regional lawmaker who posed in front of wine bottles featuring pictures of Nazi leader.Elad Benari, 10/18/2018, 4:35 AM

Terror motive not ruled out in Cologne hostage taking

German police say man who hurled a firebomb and then took a woman hostage in Cologne may have had a "terrorist" motive.Elad Benari, 10/16/2018, 5:45 AM