Austria’s election winner Sebastian Kurz, who may form a coalition with the far-right, vowed “zero tolerance” on anti-Semitism in any future government, in an interview published in Israel on Tuesday.
A newspaper report citing federal police statistics has indicated the number of potential terrorists in Germany is increasing. More than 600 people are considered capable of carrying out an attack.
An Air Berlin pilot could be in hot water with the aviation authorities after he came down to land at Düsseldorf Airport on Monday… only to do something else at the last moment.
A Berlin court has sentenced serial Holocaust denier Ursula Haverbeck to six months in jail for denying the Nazis’ extermination of Jews. She has never spent time in prison despite several previous convictions.
The presence of a leading member of Germany’s far-right AfD party at the Frankfurt book fair triggered protests on Saturday, with police intervening to separate rival demonstrators.
Elections in Lower Saxony complicated German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s federal coalition calculus as her conservative party finished second in a close race to the Social Democrats.
Austria’s far-right looked set on Monday to return to power in a coalition with conservative “whizz-kid” Sebastian Kurz, the world’s youngest leader-in-waiting, in a fresh triumph for European populists.
The more than 600 asylum applicants comprised 250 persons with Turkish diplomatic passports and 380 with identity papers showing them to be senior Turkish public servants, Funke Media said Saturday.
The former co-head of the far-right AfD has kicked off her “Blue party” and its corresponding civil forum the “Blue Change.” Although Petry’s promises an alternative to the AfD, their platforms sing a very similar tune.
Lufthansa is expected to confirm a deal to purchase large parts of the airline. The deal has been expected for weeks and Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr says today will be “a milestone”.