https://english.alahednews.com.lb/nicons/rsslogo.png https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews German-US Relations Sink to All-time Low Relations between Germany and the United States have sunk to an all-time low over disagreements on political and economic issues. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49453/528 Merkel Says She Can Do the Job of Chancellor amid Health Concerns Angela Merkel says she can do the job of chancellor amid health concerns over shaking episodes. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49008/528 Germany Angered as Austria Moves to Restrict Access to Country Roads Germany’s state of Bavaria and Austria have found themselves at odds about the cross-border transportation issue. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48604/528 Merkel Agrees to Boost German Military Spending Amid Trump’s Pressure Merkel has announced that Berlin will boost its defense spending next year in line with a gradual increase. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48504/528 Report: US Pushes Germany to Remain in Syria for Spy, Training Missions Washington has reportedly tried to persuade Berlin to stay to assist in a safe zone in northern Syria. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48398/528 Germany Tightens Deportation Rules, Attempts to Lure Skilled Migrants The new regulations aiming to make deportations easier were approved by the German Bundestag. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48389/528 German Parliament Snubs Bill To Consider Hezbollah ‘Terrorist’ The German Parliament rejected on Thursday a bill by the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party to ban Hezbollah’s all wings. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48382/528 German Chancellor Denies Coalition Instability despite SPD Crisis Merkel insisted Monday that a crisis strangling her junior coalition partner SPD would not distract the government from its work. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48335/528 Germany Slams US Envoy’s Statement on Gas, Says It is Not Washington’s Colony Head of the Bundestag Committee on Economic Affairs and Energy stated that US sanctions against Russian and German companies are unacceptable. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/48040/528 German Gov’t Unveils Reworked Immigration Law, Faces Onslaught of Critics Angela Merkel’s government presented a long-awaited bill related to the immigration of skilled workers. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47960/528 German Media: Germany-US Friendship is «in Shreds» The cancellation of Pompeo’s trip to the US sparked speculations about US-German relations failing apart. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47930/528 Merkel Promises Aid to Fight Takfiris in Burkina Faso Merkel promised aid to strengthen security in jihadist-hit Burkina Faso. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47832/528 German Chancellor Merkel’s CDU Party Slumps in Poll The popularity rating of Merkel’s CDU party has plummeted to below 30 percent. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47701/528 Merkel Favors Giving UK ’Reasonable Amount of Time’ to Resolve Brexit Merkel said the UK should be given a reasonable amount of time to work out its exit from the EU. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47466/528 Germany: 20 Students Injured After Bus Accident A public bus with 28 passengers between the ages of 12 and 57 on board crashed into a tree on Tuesday. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47325/528 German Party Urges Parliament to Order US Envoy’s Expulsion over Interference Trump’s emissary Richard Grenell has evoked discontent in Germany with remarks some considered blatant blackmail. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47264/528 Germany Refuses to Recognize Guaido’s Envoy as Ambassador The German government refuses to recognize Guaido’s envoy as ambassador. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47260/528 Germany Extends Ban on Saudi Arms Sales Germany will retain its ban on the export of weapons to Saudi Arabia at least until October. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47246/528 Merkel Sets Condition for EU to Approve Brexit Extension German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Brussels could approve a short delay to Brexit so long as Britain’s Parliament passes a twice-rejected withdra https://english.alahednews.com.lb/47114/528 Germany Extends Arms Sales Ban on Saudi Arabia for additional Month Maas said Germany decided to extend the arms embargo against Saudi Arabia until the end of March. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/46929/528 Germany Wants to Expand INF Treaty to China, After US Already Buried It Germany says Russia should get China to join the INF treaty which has already been ditched by the US. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/46835/528 German Conservative Leader Takes Aim at SPD over Saudi Arms Embargo The new leader of Germany’s ruling Christian Democrats argued SPD of jeopardizing Germany’s defense industry. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/46799/528 German Police: No Sign of Terrorism in Munich Shooting Police said that there were no indications the shooting in Munich was a terrorist attack. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/46668/528 Germany: Hackers Post Personal Data of Hundreds of Politicians Hackers posted personal data from hundreds of German politicians from major parties, including credit card details and mobile phone numbers, ARD TV sa https://english.alahednews.com.lb/46029/528 Germany: Police Find Daesh Flag after Suspected Attack on Railway German police said Tuesday they found a Daesh [the Arabic acronym for terrorist ‘ISIS/ISIL’ group] flag near the site of a suspected attack on a r https://english.alahednews.com.lb/45907/528