Alahednews Alahednews Germany to Stop Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia for Its Devastating War in Yemen Germany announced it will stop selling weapons to countries involved in the devastating war in Yemen. Germany: Merkel’s Conservatives, SPD Agree Coalition Blueprint German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Social Democrats agreed after all-night talks on Friday to a blueprint for formal coalition Merkel: «Big Obstacles» Still in Way of Germany Coalition Deal The German Chancellor said the country’s top parties still had ’big obstacles’ to surmount before reaching a new coalition deal. Germany: Court Clears Suspect in ’Suicide Bomb Plot’ A German court said Wednesday it is releasing one of three terror suspects arrested for allegedly planning coordinated suicide bombings in Duesseldorf Germany: Police Find Explosive at Potsdam Christmas Market German police on Friday investigated a possible explosive containing nails close to a Christmas market in Potsdam. Germany in Crisis as Coalition Talks Collapse The German Chancellor was left battling for political survival after high-stakes talks to form a new government collapsed. Germany Bans Children’s Smartwatches over Spying Concerns Germany banned children’s smart watches over concerns they were espionage devices disguised as toys. Danger of War, Germany Warns After Trump’s Move on Iran Nuke Deal Germany warns of the danger of war if the US terminates Iran nuclear deal. Germany’s AfD Leader to Resign after Election Success AfD Leader Frauke Petry announces her decision to resign after the success of election. German Elections 2017: Merkel Wins 4th Term, Nationalists Rise German Chancellor Angela Merkel was re-elected for a fourth term while nationalists made a historic surge in federal elections. Merkel Takes on Hard Right in Final German Vote Push German Chancellor embarked on a final push for votes ahead of Sunday’s election. Merkel Urges Quiet Diplomacy to Resolve Qatar Crisis The German Chancellor said that Doha’s crisis with Gulf neighbors will only be resolved through quiet diplomacy. Merkel Wants EU to Rethink Turkish Accession Talks German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned that Turkey was drifting away from the rule of the EU. Merkel Agrees with Debate Rival Schulz: Turkey Shouldn’t Become EU Member The German Chancellor and her debate rival agreed that Turkey should not be part of the EU. Germany: Huge Evacuation in Frankfurt to Defuse WWII Bomb Some 60,000 people were ordered to evacuate the center of the German city of Frankfurt as an operation is due in the city to defuse a bomb dating back German Minister: New US Sanctions Are More Than Problematic German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the new sanctions against Russia are ’more than problematic’. Germany: Immigrant Population Hits New High The number of people with an immigrant background in Germany rose 8.5 percent to a record 18.6 million in 2016, largely due to an increase in refugees Hamburg Supermarket Attack: One Person Dead, Suspect Held One person was killed and four injured in a stabbing attack Friday at a supermarket in Hamburg, Germany, police said. Report: Berlin Freezes Arms Shipments to Turkey Germany has frozen all arms deliveries to Turkey amid a row between the NATO partners. Germany Threatens to Review Economic Policy toward Turkey Germany will reconsider its economic policy towards Ankara as well as credit and investment programs over the arrests of human rights activists in Tur Germany: G20 Riots Caused Up To $13.8 Mln Insured Damage A group representing German insurers says the rioting that accompanied the Group of 20 summit earlier this month could cost insurance companies up to G20: Dozens Injured As Protesters Clash with Hamburg Police ‘Like Never Before’ An anti-G20 rally in Hamburg erupted into a violent confrontation between police and protesters, injuring dozens of officers by rioters. Hamburg G20: German Police Use Water Cannons against Protesters German riot police used water cannons to disperse a large crowd of protesters rallying in Hamburg against the upcoming G20 summit. Merkel Warns Trump Ahead Of G20 Summit German Chancellor Angela Merkel promised to fight for free trade and press on with multilateral efforts to combat climate change at the G20 summit nex G20: Merkel Seeks United European Front before Stormy Summit German Chancellor Angela Merkel huddles with western European allies Thursday to draw up a battle strategy a week before she hosts what is expected to