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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Less Islamist extremists posing threat to national security, Home Office says

Police classify less Islamist extremists as a potential threat to public safety. In concrete terms, the number fell from 748 nationwide to...

Climate deal: Grand Coalition to fast-track relevant laws before year end

The cabinet has decided on the first laws for the implementation of the government's climate deal - including cheaper train tickets. Plans...

German Army involvement in fight against ISIS ruled constitutional

The Bundeswehr supports the fight against ISIS with military trainers and reconnaissance aircraft - an activity with which the Federal Constitutional Court...

Uncertainties remain as cabinet approves climate deal

The Grand Coalition cabinet has approved the two central building blocks of the climate package. The bill is thus one step closer...

Green Party publishes demands for stricter climate laws

A high CO2 price, an "energy allowance" for everyone and the end of the combustion engine: the Greens want to score points...

Austria: election winner Kurz to form government

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen has entrusted ÖVP leader Sebastian Kurz to form a new government - and asked that climate...

German Unity Day: Merkel calls on Germans to work together

Chancellor Merkel praised the achievements since the reunification on the Day of German Unity. However, Merkel stressed that the German Unification was...

Grand coalition presents new plan to meet 2030 climate goals

The CDU/CSU and SPD have put together a climate protection package in order to align Germany with the 2030 emission targets of...

State elections in East Germany: a pyrrhic victory over the far...

State elections in the East German states of Saxonia and Brandenburg this Sunday yielded what can only be described as a new...

CDU party leader AKK to replace von der Leyen as defense...

Shortly after Ursula von der Leyen's election as the new head of the EU Commission an unexpected successor has already been found...