German Culture Minister Monika Grütters told the New York Times last March that a Jewish member on the committee “would be the only voice who would be prejudiced.”
“Taboos of civilization are being broken," Merkel said. “These acts happened in places where any of us could have been."
A Syrian refugee who was denied asylum but allowed to stay in Germany temporarily turns out to be a suicide bomber.
Investigators are focusing on the bomber's history before he left Syria, the reasons he was denied asylum, and why he blew himself up.
"I looked from my balcony and saw him reloading his pistol. I threw my beer bottle at him. It broke on the roof.”
Munich police warned residents and others to "stay home" and not post pictures or video from the attack on social media.
Altogether, 10% of Germans surveyed agreed Jews had “too much influence” in Germany.
More than 20 people were injured in an attack by a man wielding an ax on a train in Germany.
The European Union wasted no time establishing a presence in Tehran.
Hezbollah is ramping up its firepower with more than 120,000 missiles pointed at Israeli cities.
The drones will be operational in 2018.
Rabbi Teichtel of Berlin is urging all European rabbis to be proactive in trying to hold the European Union together, for the safety of Europe's Jews.
For the first time since the Holocaust the famous tunnel used by the prisoners of Ponar to escape from the Nazis had been located using new technologies for underground predictive scanning.
It seems that Bavaria thought restitution meant restitution to the Nazis rather than to their victims.
German police moved fast to shut down a terrorist situation in a theater in Vernheim, about 40 miles south of Frankfurt.
Israeli PM Netanyahu is to meet US Secy of State Kerry to discuss -- again -- the issue of peace talks with Abu Mazen.
Hanning's lawyer, Johannes Salmen, said he plans to appeal, because his client "will not be fit for a custodial sentence. That means he will not have to go to jail."
A German government minister backs a Jewish member on a committee to decide the return of cultural property stolen by the Nazis.
German authorities have determined a killer near Munich had an 'Islamist motive.'
Two 'mummy paintings' stolen by the Nazis from the heirs of a German publisher have been returned to his heirs.
"If I post something from Adele or Taylor Swift, you can bet it'll be gone in a few hours."
"An orthodox Islam that does not respect our constitution or even contradicts it is incompatible with our legal system and culture."
The body of an Israeli student was found in Hungary over the weekend after he was missing for a week.
The Israel Hayom Sunday article is an attempt to blame the Germans for the February faux pas.
Despite rumors being published by Der Spiegel, sources say relations are strong between Israel and Berlin.