Tagged: Berlin

German lorry crash: Possible terror link 0

German lorry crash: Possible terror link

German authorities are investigating why a Syrian man stole a lorry in western Germany and rammed it into several cars, with the question of whether he might have had a terrorist motive still unanswered.

US F-16 crashes over Germany, no injuries 0

US F-16 crashes over Germany, no injuries

An F-16 warplane belonging to the United States Air Force crashed over uninhabited territory in western Germany on Tuesday but the pilot escaped with minor injuries after ejecting, officials said.

Man kills five in Austrian Alpine resort 0

Man kills five in Austrian Alpine resort

Austrian police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after allegedly killing his former girlfriend, her family and her new boyfriend in the Alpine resort town of Kitzbuehel.

Scientists to set up camp on Arctic floe 0

Scientists to set up camp on Arctic floe

Scientists have chosen an ice floe on which to begin setting up a research camp for a year-long international expedition to study the Arctic, Germany’s Alfred Wegener Institute says.

Merkel urges return to Iran nuclear deal 0

Merkel urges return to Iran nuclear deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a return to an international deal curbing Iran’s nuclear activities as the only way to defuse tensions in the Middle East.

Germany seeks UK proposal on Irish border 0

Germany seeks UK proposal on Irish border

Germany sees an increased risk of a no-deal Brexit next month because Britain has so far failed to come up with an alternative proposal to solve the Irish border question, a government document shows.

Elections in Germany test Merkel coalition 0

Elections in Germany test Merkel coalition

Germany could face a political earthquake, with the far-right looking to emerge in two state elections as the leading political force, a result that could destabilise Europe’s biggest economy.

Reward to prove German city doesn’t exist 0

Reward to prove German city doesn’t exist

A German city that’s been the subject of a long-running online lighthearted conspiracy theory claiming it doesn’t really exist is offering big bucks to whoever proves that’s true.