Posts Tagged ‘German’

German archive uploads details of millions of Nazi victims

BERLIN — Germany’s International Center on Nazi Persecution has uploaded some 850,000 documents with information on ten million people collected after the end of World War II in the American occupied zone of Germany. The Bad Arolsen-based archive said in a statement Tuesday that the documents contain information about victims of Nazi persecution that was […]

German Farmers Block Hamburg in Revolt Against Globalist Environmental Regulations

German farmers are blocking roads in Hamburg with their tractors to protest against environment regulations as the rural revolt against globalism spreads across Europe. 4,000 tractors arrived in Hamburg yesterday in a massive rebuke to what protesters assert is government bullying amidst efforts to impose Green New Deal-style control measures. Regional environment ministers were meeting […]

‘What’s a girl seeking, alone at night?’ German mayor’s ‘victim-blaming’ blasted as immigrants accused of gang-raping teenager

The crime occurred in the city of Ulm in the southwestern Baden-Wurttemberg state on Halloween but police only reported it this week. The 14-year-old victim was walking late and met with a group of teenage boys and men in their early 20s, one of whom she knew. She agreed to go to the home of […]

Review of Adolf Hitler: Enemy of the German People by Michael A. Hoffman II

Revisionist scholar Michael A. Hoffman II has split with fellow revisionists over Hitler. He has written a fascinating book, Adolf Hitler: Enemy of the German People. It is my understanding that some fellow Germans have been angered with Hoffman for his hard criticism of Hitler. In Adolf Hitler: Enemy of the German People. Hoffman goes […]

Another regional election defeat for Merkel, as German leader’s party beaten by right-wing AfD

It’s not the first time in 2019 that Germany’s ruling party has taken a hammering in local polls. Merkel’s CDU and its coalition partner, the left-wing Social Democrats (SPD) already saw their formerly safe lead in Saxony and Brandenburg eroded last month by the rise of the AfD. Also on rt.com Merkel and allies lose […]

Lagarde’s Looming Problem: ECB Has 1 Year Of German Debt To Buy Before Hitting A Brick Wall

One month ago, when the ECB’s Mario Draghi announced the return of “QEternity”, or open-ended bond purchases, as his parting gift (he leaves the ECB in just over two weeks) skeptics – such as this website – were quick to note that no such thing as open-ended QE can exist in a continent that is […]

Far-right AfD party under pressure after German synagogue attack

BERLIN (AFP) — German Jewish leaders and politicians on Friday accused the far-right AfD of whipping up the kind of hatred that made the deadly anti-Semitic attack in Halle possible, a charge angrily rejected by the party. As the country searched for answers after the rampage by a suspected neo-Nazi who had tried to storm a […]

German suspect in synagogue attack isolated loner, unknown in hometown

BENNDORF, Germany (AFP) — With well-kept houses boasting renovated facades, solar-paneled roofs and neat gardens, Benndorf appears to be a peaceful and friendly German village of just over 2,000 residents. But behind the pleasant veneer is a community still struggling with problems typical in much of ex-communist east Germany, including a brain drain and high […]

German shooter planned ‘massacre’ in ‘terror’ attack in Halle – prosecutor

“What we experienced yesterday was terrorism. According to our findings, the suspect Stephan B. aimed to carry out a massacre,” federal prosecutor Peter Frank said. Frank said the suspect appears to have built several of his own weapons and that explosives were also found in his car. Also on rt.com Halle’s ‘Nazi killer’: How blind […]

One person detained after shooting outside German synagogue left 2 people dead

A picture of the alleged shooter has appeared on social media, but cannot be verified yet. Police warned on Twitter that people in the area should still “stay alert” and assured that they are working on stabilizing the situation. A spokesperson also said security will be increased at the Dresden Synagogue and Jewish cemetery as […]

German police raid NATO bunker data center used for illegal activities

   ‘Bulletproof hoster’ gets shot down German investigators shut down a “criminally operated data center” in a former NATO bunker that they claim was used to host sites selling drugs, child pornography and illegal botnets. More than 600 police officers stormed the ‘CyberBunker’ data center in Traben-Trarbach, western Germany, where they seized roughly 200 servers. […]

German city pulls prize from Kamila Shamsie over support for Palestinians

Tamara Nassar Activism and BDS Beat 20 September 2019 A city in northwest Germany rescinded an award from novelist Kamila Shamsie because of her support for BDS – the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement for Palestinian rights. The eight-member jury of the Nelly Sachs Prize, along with the city of Dortmund which funds the award, […]

‘Mass hysteria’: German lawmakers warn Greta Thunberg’s climate activism threatens rational debate

In a provocative speech at the UNGA Climate Action Summit on Monday, 16-year-old Thunberg accused world leaders of stealing her “dreams” and her “childhood” by not doing enough to combat climate change. “We are in the beginning of a mass extinction, and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic […]

German woman 19 claims two Israeli men raped her in a Crete hotel room

German woman, 19, claims two Israeli men raped her in a Crete hotel room Ryan Fahey For Mailonline 02/09/2019 Two Israeli men in their thirties have been arrested in Crete on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old German woman. The teenager met the two men in a club on the Greek holiday island and claimed that […]

China summons German ambassador after Berlin hosted Hong Kong protest activist

Clemens von Goetze was summoned to the Chinese Foreign Ministry on Wednesday, according to Wu Ken, Beijing’s envoy to Berlin. The move came one day after Joshua Wong, who is spearheading the anti-Beijing protests in the former British colony of Hong Kong, showed up in Germany and met Heiko Maas at an event hosted by […]

Beijing lashes out at Berlin after German foreign minister meets with Hong Kong protest activist

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas met protest leader Joshua Wong in Berlin on Monday, at an event hosted by German newspaper BILD. On Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China was “extremely dissatisfied and resolutely opposed” to Germany allowing Wong to visit the country and meet with Maas. “China has already lodged stern […]

German Citizens Begin Arming Themselves as Violent Crime Rises

A growing number of German citizens are applying for permits to carry guns amid escalating violent crime in the country. In today’s Germany, around 640,000 citizens are legally permitted to carry a firearm. This figure has grown massively since 2014 when there were just 260,000 citizens with permits to carry a gun. Voiceofeurope.com reports: That’s […]

Hot cops under investigation by German authorities for steamy Insta selfies

Police Commissioner Barbara Slowik has commissioned an internal audit of officers posting under hashtags such as “#instacops” blurring the line between their activities as police officers with those of influencers. Instagram users such as Mehtap Öger and Adrienne Koleszár present a combination of beauty and authority in a trend that appears to be on the […]

German far-right party ousts regional leader for membership in extremist group

The far-right Alternative for Germany party has expelled one of its regional leaders following a lengthy standoff over her support for a group described by intelligence officials as extremist. Alternative for Germany (AfD) said a national party tribunal decided Wednesday to boot Doris von Sayn-Wittgenstein because of “behavior damaging to the party.” Von Sayn-Wittgenstein resigned […]

"No Need Right Now": Bundesbank Pours Cold Water On German Fiscal Stimulus Hopes

One of the pillars of support that has helped propel European stocks higher in recent days was violently yanked this morning, when Bloomberg reported that Germany’s Bundesbank refuted repeated trial balloons by Spiegel, saying it doesn’t see a need for fiscal stimulus at this time, even though it expects the economy to shrink again this […]

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