Alahednews Alahednews 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. 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. 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. Germany Refuses to Recognize Guaido’s Envoy as Ambassador The German government refuses to recognize Guaido’s envoy as ambassador. Germany Extends Ban on Saudi Arms Sales Germany will retain its ban on the export of weapons to Saudi Arabia at least until October. 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 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. 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. 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. German Police: No Sign of Terrorism in Munich Shooting Police said that there were no indications the shooting in Munich was a terrorist attack. 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 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 Germany: Car Rams into Crowd, Kills Woman, Injures at Least 10 Several ambulances and firefighters arrived following reports of a car ramming into a bus stop in Recklinghausen, a northern city in the Ruhr-Area, Ge Germany: Merkel Passes Torch to New Party Leader German Chancellor Angela Merkel will hand off leadership of her party Friday after nearly two decades at the helm, with the race wide open between a l Germany, Finland, Denmark Urge EU States to Halt Weapons Sales to Riyadh Denmark and Finland joined Germany on Thursday in halting all future weapons sales to the Saudi government. Khashoggi Case: Germany Bans Journo Murder Suspects Germany gives European entry ban to 18 Khashoggi killing suspects. Poll: German Right Eager to See Merkel to Step Down Merkel announced she would not seek re-election as party leader in December or seek a fifth term as chancellor. Germany: Europe Must Unite Against Trump’s Policies German FM urged European countries to respond to Trump’s protectionist economic policies. Merkel Won’t Seek New Term as Chancellor If snap elections need to take place before 2021, Merkel would not run for the top post either Germany Urges EU States to Also Stop Arms Exports to Saudi Arabia Germany wants other European Union member states to follow its example in stopping arms exports to Saudi Arabia. Merkel Coalition Faces Post Mortem on Bavaria Poll Debacle The three parties in Germany’s coalition government are facing up an election debacle in Bavaria. Merkel to Host Putin for Talks on Syria, Ukraine, Energy Russian President will visit German Chancellor to discuss the Syrian and Ukraine conflicts, energy issues and other foreign policy issues. Support for Merkel’s Alliance Hits Record Low The Christian Social Union (CSU) has slumped to 29% German AfD Party Leader Calls West’s Anti-Russian Sanctions «Senseless» The leader of Germany’s AfD said western sanctions against Russia are sensless. Germany: Several Injured in Bus Attack Several people were injured in an assault by a man wielding a knife on a bus in northern Germany, police and witnesses said Friday.