Germany ready to help its firms keep doing business in Iran

By Paul Carrel and Joseph Nasr BERLIN, May 11 : Germany is ready to help its firms continue doing business in Iran, its economy minister said on Friday, as the U.S. envoy to Berlin called into question the morality of such transactions. Tuesday’s U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear accord and planned reimposition of sanctions […]

Germany says will push for new international effort to end war in Syria

By Andrea Shalal BERLIN, Apr 14 : Germany will join France to push for a new international effort to achieve a lasting ceasefire in Syria, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Saturday, criticising Russia for repeatedly blocking U.N. Security Council action on the war. Officials from Germany, France, Britain and the United States will […]

Muenster attacker was lone German with mental health problems – minister

By Elke Ahlswede MUENSTER, Germany, April 8 : The man who drove a camper van into a group of people sitting outside a restaurant in the German city of Muenster on Saturday acted alone and appears to have had mental health problems, the regional interior minister said on Sunday. The man killed two people when […]

Man drives van into restaurant in Germany, killing at least two plus himself

By Elke Ahlswede MUENSTER, Germany, April 7 : A man drove a van into a group of people sitting outside a popular restaurant in the old city centre of Muenster in western Germany on Saturday, killing at least two of them before shooting himself dead, police said. The vehicle ploughed into people sitting at tables […]

Several dead after man drives van into restaurant in Germany – police

By Elke Ahlswede MUENSTER, Germany, April 7 : A man drove a van into a group of people sitting outside a popular restaurant in the old city centre of Muenster in western Germany on Saturday, killing several of them before taking his own life, police said. “There are several dead,” a police spokeswoman said, adding […]