In 2019, the airlines of the Lufthansa Group carried a total of 145 million passengers on board. This represents an increase of 2.3 percent compared … Read more
Italy is ready to take a leading role in monitoring a ceasefire agreement in Libya, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Sunday following the conclusion … Read more
World leaders attending the Libya peace summit in Berlin agreed on Sunday to uphold a UN arms embargo and end military backing for the North … Read more
Two European zoos, one in Germany and the other in the Netherlands, this week announced the birth of two separate rhino calves.
In Dortmund in … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed the willingness shown by Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar to stick to a ceasefire in Libya and said a conference … Read more
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Libya’s General Khalifa Haftar has agreed in principle to a cease-fire in the country.
Maas flew to Benghazi at … Read more
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas flew to Benghazi at short notice on Thursday for crisis talks with General Khalifa Haftar ahead of Sunday’s Libya conference … Read more
In an exclusive FT interview, Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union must be more competitive.
In this rare interview, she said Brexit is … Read more
Britain, France and Germany triggered a mediation process aimed at forcing Iran to return to compliance with limits placed on its nuclear program, or potentially … Read more
Members of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Service present two deactivated bombs after the defusing of four unexploded bombs from the Second World War in Dortmund, … Read more
A general view of the evacuation area before the disposal of four unexploded bombs from World War II in Dortmund, Germany, 12 January 2020.
Some … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin on Saturday for talks set to focus on flashpoints in the Middle East.… Read more
The number of passengers who flew through Swedish airports fell four percent in 2019, Swedish state-owned airport operator Swedavia said on Friday, with the drop … Read more
Asylum policy and climate change are the top concerns for Germans, according to the DeutschlandTrend poll published on Thursday.
Nearly a third of all respondents … Read more
The EU’s top diplomat and the foreign ministers of France, Germany, the U.K. and Italy on Tuesday called on Turkey to stop interfering in Libya.… Read more
An EU spokesman confirmed the the European Union’s top diplomat Josep Borrel and the foreign ministers of Britain, France, Germany and Italy will meet on … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Russia on Jan. 11 for talks with President Vladimir Putin on the crisis triggered by the killing of … Read more
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas called on Sunday for a crisis meeting of his European Union counterparts this week to discuss escalating tension in the … Read more
Joint statement from President Macron, Chancellor Merkel and Prime Minister Johnson on the situation in Iraq and the surrounding region
A statement from the heads of state and government of France, Germany and the United Kingdom on the recent development in Iraq and the region.… Read more
Police in Germany have shot dead a man who was trying to assail police officers with a knife in the west German city of Gelsenkirchen.… Read more
Candles and soft toys are placed at the entrance outside of the zoo in Krefeld, Germany, late evening 01 January 2020.
All animals, in total … Read more
German cities are acting on the dangers and inconveniences posed by the use of fireworks at large gatherings. The cities of Berlin, Munich and Hamburg … Read more
Eurowings cancelled more than 170 flights scheduled for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday due to strike action by flight attendants at its sister company Germanwings.
The … Read more