'Germany must protect Jewish life'

After deadly shooting attack outside of synagogue in Halle, German president meets with Jewish leaders, vows to protect Jewish community.AFP, 10/10/2019, 3:22 PM

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

German President apologizes for the Holocaust

Frank-Walter Steinmeier apologizes for the Nazis' crimes during a visit to a concentration camp in Greece.Nissan Tzur, 10/12/2018, 4:07 AM

German President: Racism and hatred have no place in Germany

German President calls President Rivlin, condemns anti-Semitic protests following Trump's recognition of J'lem as capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 2:46 PM

Rivlin attends memorial to Munich Massacre - 45 years late

Israeli president noted Fatah continues to call Munich Massacre of 11 athletes 'heroic,' memorial decades overdue.Gary Willig, 9/6/2017, 3:51 PM

"The world respects those who respect themselves"

PM calls on all Zionist parties to support Nationality Law, says response to visits by German politicians necessary to gain respect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 4:15 PM

'The Palestinians must teach their children peace'

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets visiting German President, hails alliance with Germany and discusses peace with the PA.Elad Benari, 5/8/2017, 4:03 AM

German President arrives in Israel

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier visits Israel days after row between foreign minister and Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 5/7/2017, 5:50 AM

Germany never committed to boycott 'Breaking the Silence'

PM office requested to clarify German President intentions whether to meet factious organizations; no commitment forthcoming.Mordechai Sones, 5/4/2017, 12:08 PM

German FM: 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

PM in Germany: Tell PA to stop incitement

Prime Minister wants German Foreign Minister to help stop daily terror attacks in Israel.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/22/2015, 7:39 PM

German Foreign Minister: Don't Fuel the Fire

Germany's foreign minister urges Israel and the PA to avoid action that could further inflame the unrest.Ben Ariel, 10/21/2015, 2:12 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

Germany: 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

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

German FM: Open Borders - After Hamas Stops Fire

Frank-Walter Steinmeier takes relatively harsh line on peace talks for EU minister, does not meet with Hamas in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2015, 6:20 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

Berlin Warns Against Xenophobia

FM Frank-Walter Steinmeier asks Germans whether recent spate of attacks marks the rise of anti-Semitism at Holocaust remembrance ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 8:01 PM

German FM Speaks Out Against S-300 Deal

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says it is "too early" to think about rewarding Iran with S-300 missile systems.Ben Ariel, 4/15/2015, 3:13 AM

Clinton Congratulated on Presidential Campaign

German foreign minister and France’s former president congratulate Hillary Clinton, who announced a 2016 presidential run.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2015, 5:30 AM

Germany: Outcome of Iran Talks is 'Open'

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says gaps with Iran remain but "we have never been closer in more than 10 years".Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2014, 6:15 AM

EU: Har Nof Massacre 'Condemnable by All Means'

Outrage and condemnations from EU and European state leaders, who say attack on 'innocent believers' crosses a line.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2014, 1:03 PM

Rivlin: Israel Doesn't Want a War With Islam

President Reuven Rivlin talks peace with German Foreign Minister, says unilateral measures without talks 'have failed in the past.'Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/16/2014, 1:41 PM

Abbas Blames Israel for Tensions in Jerusalem

Speaking with Germany's Foreign Minister, PA Chairman blames the "escalation triggered by the Israeli government."Elad Benari, 11/16/2014, 2:37 AM

German FM Praises Easing of Jerusalem Tensions

Frank-Walter Steinmeier hails easing of restrictions on Muslim worshippers - and continuation for Jews - on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2014, 8:15 PM

German Foreign Minister to Visit Israel

Germany's foreign minister, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, will travel to Israel and the Palestinian Authority on the weekend amid tensions.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/14/2014, 9:44 PM

Britain, Germany Condemn Terrorist Attacks

Britain and Germany condemn Wednesday's terrorist attacks but also urge both sides to restore calm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2014, 4:46 AM

PM: Israel Expects Full Support from World Leaders

Speaking at a press conference with German foreign minister, PM says Hamas rejection of ceasefire leaves Israel with only one option.Ari Soffer, 7/15/2014, 4:49 PM

German, Jordanian FMs Call for Cease-fire

Foreign ministers condemn 'Israeli aggression' as Hamas continues to reject demands for a cease-fire.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2014, 7:26 PM

Jordan's Stability 'Vital' to Israel's Security

Foreign Minister says Israel 'will do everything to maintain the stability of Jordan' following threats from ISIS takeover.Tova Dvorin and Elad Benari, 6/30/2014, 6:29 PM

Germany Says Ukraine is Close to War

Berlin advises its citizens to leave Ukraine's troubled east and south, citing increasing tension and risks.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/6/2014, 1:13 PM

EU Rallies Behind Efforts to Save Peace Talks

European foreign ministers voice support for John Kerry's efforts, blame 'radicals on both sides' for crumbling talks.AFP, 4/5/2014, 9:49 PM

German FM: 'Settlements' Are Disruptive

Ahead of visit to Israel, Germany's Foreign Minister says communities in Judea and Samaria are "obstacles to peace."Elad Benari, 2/25/2014, 3:46 AM