Tensions in a row between AstraZeneca and the EU over vaccine shortages have heightened further as Paris and Berlin said the company should face penalties or even legal action if it turns out it preferred Britons to Europeans.
Police have confirmed four deaths in Trier, Germany after a car drove through a pedestrian area. While the driver’s actions appear to have been intentional, the public prosecutor says there are no indications of an Islamist motive.
Germany’s Chinese Virus tracing app needs to be made more compelling for users by offering fast-track entry to venues and queue jumping for events, according to a proposal by the government of Germany’s most populous state.
A German frigate serving under a Greek-commanded EU naval mission conducted an hours-long and illegal search early on Monday on a Turkish cargo ship carrying humanitarian supplies in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea to war-torn Libya.
Edward Snowden, who in 2013 leaked information on how the NSA conducted surveillance on the public, said in an interview that former-Vice President Joe Biden warned foreign countries that there would be “consequences” if they granted him asylum. During a segment on “The 11th Hour with Brian Williams” on MSNBC, Snowden said both Biden and then-Secretary of State John Kerry blocked him from getting asylum.
German activists and politicians enacted forced gender parity laws in certain German states, which in theory would result in equal numbers of men and women in politics, but now German courts are striking down these laws as unconstitutional.
Foreigners who commit acts of violence in Germany are most often of Syrian origin and, last year, 37.5 percent of all perpetrators suspected of committing violent crimes were foreigners, according to data from the German Federal Ministry of the Interior.