Germany

German city honours antisemitic cartoonist

The city of Munich is to present an award to the alleged antisemitic cartoonist Dieter Hanitzsch, who was sacked last May for stoking hatred of the Jewish state.

Merkel says Germany recognizes responsibility for Nazi crimes in Greece

Germany recognises its historical responsibility for crimes committed by the Nazis in Greece, Chancellor Angela Merkel said.

Drastic increase in violent antisemitic attacks in Berlin in 2019

The number of antisemitic violent attacks in Berlin more than tripled in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to provisional police statistics.

Germany demands commitment to fighting antisemitism as key to funding foreign projects

The German commissioner for the fight against antisemitism, Felix Klein, has stated that the German government would require all entities outside Germany receiving funding to commit officially to also fight antisemitism.

Trial postponed for former Nazi guard in Germany

The trial in Germany of Johann Rehbogen, a former Nazi SS guard, now 95, was suspended due to his ill health.

German foreign minister condemns attack on Israeli reporter in Berlin

Germany's Foreign Minister Heiko Maas condemned an attack against a reporter for the Israeli public broadcaster KAN in Berlin.

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