Der Spiegel

Berlin prosecutors confiscate Lebanese clan's properties

Berlin authorities have seized dozens of apartments and houses they claim are owned by one of the city's Arab crime networks. A new law allows police …


Familiennachzug: Wie ein Gesetz Familien trennt

Friendly Fire: Trump Takes Aim at Germany and NATO

Germany used to be one of Washington's closest allies. But Donald Trump has singled the country out as his favorite target for criticism. The U.S. …

Donald Trump

Digitalisierung in China: Das autoritäre Erfolgsmodell

NSU-Morde: Warum bleiben trotz Urteil viele Fragen offen?

'I Am an Optimist Who Worries A Lot'

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, 81, is concerned about the possibility of a new rise of fascism in the world. But she remains …

Donald Trump

'I Believe Putin Is Capable of Change'

In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, former Russian oligarch and regime critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky talks about the importance of the World Cup for …


'Within a Year, We'll See if a United Europe Still Exists'

Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini wants to prevent any more migrants from coming to Italy and is skeptical of Chancellor Angela Merkel's …

Angela Merkel

CDU, CSU, SPD bei Twitter: Was die Hashtags der Parteien verraten

Social Media

The End Is Approaching for Merkel

With the chancellor under heavy fire from Bavarian conservatives, Germany's political landscape may be facing radical upheaval. Angela Merkel might …

Angela Merkel

The EU Reform Gap Between France and Germany Is Wide

The cabinets of Germany and France are set to meet on Tuesday, but the two countries remain far apart when it comes to eurozone reform. Paris is …

Emmanuel Macron

Rise of the Autocrats: Liberal Democracy Is Under Attack

Autocratic leaders and wannabes, from Putin to Trump, are making political inroads around the world. In recent years, Western liberal democracy has …

Political Science

Leistungsschutzrecht für Presseverleger: So ein Quatschgesetz

'Good News that Merkel Has Now Reacted'

In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, French Finance Minister Bruno La Maire, 49, demands that eurozone reform be pushed forward quickly. Otherwise, he …


Decrying authoritarianism, Der Spiegel unveils European hypocrisy

Der Spiegel's rallying cry for liberal values makes for a masterpiece of hypocrisy.<p>On paper, the German magazine's new cover editorial "Rise of the …

European Union

Asyl-Streit zwischen Seehofer und Merkel: Wie der Konflikt eskalierte

Increasing Headwinds for Angela Merkel

Just a few months ago, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was being described as the new leader of the free world. But recently she has been having …

Angela Merkel

Germany issues international arrest warrant for top Assad officer

BERLIN (Reuters) - German prosecutors have issued an international arrest warrant for the head of the Syrian Airforce Intelligence on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Friday, citing German security officials.<p>FILE PHOTO: A Syrian flag flutters in …

Bashar al-Assad

Germany Issues Int’l Arrest Warrant against Syrian Airforce Intelligence Chief

Berlin has issued an international arrest warrant against the head of Airforce Intelligence in the Syrian regime for crimes against humanity, …

Middle East

Fragestunde mit Merkel - Das muss man geschickter anstellen


Dieselfahrverbote: Wie die Politik in die Falle der Autoindustrie getappt ist

Albrecht, Lobo und die DSGVO

Zuckerberg vor dem EU-Parlament: Ein Desaster vor allem für Facebook


Former German Foreign Minister Says Trump Is 'Destroying The American World Order'

Former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer succinctly summarizes the effect that Donald Trump has had on global politics since taking office. …


Daimler under recall threat in Germany

Daimler (OTCPK:DDAIF) could see as many as 600K diesel C-Class and G-Class vehicles recalled due to emission cheating allegations, according to …

Automotive Industry

Daimler Faces Recall of More Than 600,000 Cars: Spiegel

Daimler is facing a recall of more than 600,000 diesel vehicles, according to a report in Der Spiegel.<p>The recall is likely to include C-Class and …

Product Recalls

'A U.S. President Destroying American World Order'

In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer talks about the danger of war against Iran, the deterioration of …

Donald Trump

'The U.S. President Is Destroying the American World Order'

In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer talks about the danger of war against Iran, the deterioration of …


Trump Drives Wedge Between Germany and France

Donald Trump's move to withdraw from the nuclear agreement with Iran should have pulled the European Union together, but Angela Merkel has instead …

European Union

Polizeiaufgabengesetz: Verbale Schlammlawine aus der CSU