Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Hydrogen Stored in a Liquid - Founders of Hydrogenious Technologies GMBH Nominated for the “Deutscher Zukunftspreis”

Three founders of Hydrogenious Technologies GmbH, Prof. Peter Wasserscheid, Prof. Wolfgang Arlt and Dr. Daniel Teichmann, have been nominated for the …

Fuel Cell

Most Germans against Erdogan speech addressing Turkish community - survey | Ahval

Most Germans are against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan delivering a speech to Germany’s Turkish community during upcoming trip to Germany …

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Merkel: Germany backs constructive solution to Gulf crisis

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel says the dispute between Qatar and four Arab nations shows how important cooperation in the region is, and is pledging Germany's support for constructive measures to end the crisis.<p>At the opening of a Qatar-Germany business forum in Berlin Friday alongside …

Angela Merkel

Chemnitz protests: Thousands attend free anti-racism concert

<b>Around 65,000 people have attended a free concert against racism in the eastern German city of Chemnitz.</b><p>The town has seen far-right rallies and counter-demonstrations after two migrants were identified as suspects in the fatal stabbing of a 35-year-old German man late last month.<p>Punk and hip hop …

Chemnitz

The Queen plans to invite German President to Armistice centenary service (and Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson will join Danny Boyle to lead nation's tribute)

The Queen plans to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War alongside the German president, sources suggest.<p>To reflect the reconciliation …

Danny Boyle

Germany has approved plans to legally recognise a third gender

Germany’s government has approved plans to introduce a third gender on official forms.<p>In November, the highest court in the country ruled in favour …

LGBTQI

Erdoğan to meet Merkel during his Germany visit in September

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will be holding talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during his visit scheduled for Sept. 28-29, a spokesperson …

Turkey's Erdogan to pay state visit to Germany

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, …

Middle East

Premier Li urges China, Germany to jointly maximize common interests

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met on Monday with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, calling on the two countries to seek common ground while …

China

Belarus: An unknown story of the Holocaust brings forgotten camp 'back into Europe's conscience'

A memorial has opened at one of the largest Nazi concentration camps within the former Soviet Union. German President Steinmeier has described the …

Los Angeles

German Federal President requests tolerance from citizens terrorised by migrants

<b>Cottbus is a hot bed for refugee crime, which has resulted in repeated violent clashes between foreigners and locals. After several incidents,</b> …

Modus

Bundespräsident Frank-Walter Steinmeier: Eröffnung der Konferenz "The Struggle for Democracy"

Frank-Walter Steinmeier

German president worries about 'irreparable damage' to U.S. ties

BERLIN (Reuters) - German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier expressed concern on Tuesday that Europe’s relations with the United States could suffer irreparable damage, and urged Washington not to view the world as a boxing ring “in which everyone fights everyone”.<p>FILE PHOTO: German President …

World News

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier stresses rule of law on Polish visit

Meeting with Polish President Duda, Steinmeier said European unity is only possible when members uphold common values. Relations between the two …

Europe

Polish leader voices disapproval of German-Russia pipeline

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's president on Tuesday expressed his country's disapproval of a planned Russian-German gas pipeline during a visit by the German president.<p>Polish President Andrzej Duda said at a joint news conference with Frank-Walter Steinmeier that he believes Nord Stream 2 would …

Europe

German president apologizes to gays for decades of injustice

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s president has asked gays for forgiveness for decades of suffering and injustice they endured as a result of repressive laws in Germany in the Nazi era and after World War II.<p>Frank-Walter Steinmeier spoke Sunday in a ceremony marking the persecution of gays by the Hitler …

World News

Germany’s president apologizes to gays for decades of injustice

BERLIN — Germany’s president on Sunday asked gays for forgiveness for decades of suffering and injustice they endured as a result of repressive laws …

World War II

Apology for post-war Germany anti-gay laws

Germany's president has apologized to homosexuals for the persecution they had to endure during and after the Second World War. Frank-Walter …

LGBTQI

German football stars Mesut Özil, Ilkay Gündogan meet President Frank-Walter Steinmeier to affirm loyalty

Mesut Özil and Ilkay Gündogan met Germany president Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Saturday in a series of clear the air talks following their …

Soccer

Gündogan, Özil meet German president after Erdogan controversy

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier met with two German football players with Turkish roots who have been at the center of a political row for …

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Soccer: Ozil, Gundogan meet German president over Erdogan photo row

BERLIN (Reuters) - Two German internationals of Turkish heritage met Germany’s head of state and soccer bosses on Saturday, in a bid to defuse a political row after they were pictured with Turkey’s president.<p>German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier talks to national team players Ilkay Gundogan and …

Sport (UK)

Trump nukes Europe’s Iranian dreams

BERLIN — Europe’s leaders insist their opposition to killing the Iran nuclear deal is all about preserving peace. Truth be told, it’s also about …

Politics

Richard Grenell Takes up Duties as US Ambassador to Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Richard Grenell has taken up his duties as the new U.S. ambassador to Germany, ending more than a year in which the top position at the …

Donald Trump

Report: John Kerry Colludes With Iran To Undermine American Foreign Policy

6:28 PM 05/04/2018<p>Former secretary of state John Kerry is reportedly working with world leaders to undermine American foreign policy and try to …

Donald Trump

John Kerry secretly meeting with world leaders in bid to save Iran deal

Former Secretary of State John Kerry has been quietly meeting with world diplomats in a lobbying effort to save the Iran nuclear deal, a report …

South Asia

German President Steinmeier discusses anti-Semitism with Shiite Muslim leaders

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier asked the Shiite leaders what their communities were doing to fight hostility against Jews. The conversation …

News

Syria provides another balancing act for German foreign policy

Berlin is struggling to align its culture of restraint with its changing place in the world<p>Sat, Apr 21, 2018, 05:00<p>Video<br>• Images<p>Military forces often …

Foreign Policy

No Chance for Syrian Peace without Russia-US Relations Improvement: Steinmeier

The Syrian crisis has zero chances to be settled without an improvement of the Russia-US relations, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier …

Russia

German president warns against demonising Russia

BERLIN (Reuters) - German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has warned against demonising Russia and said Germany had a particular role to play in maintaining dialogue with Moscow, given its history.<p>In an interview published on Sunday, Steinmeier, a Social Democrat, voiced concerns that Saturday's …

Russia

German minister tells Russia its behavior must change

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Sunday criticized Russia for a series of activities beyond its borders, blaming it for a cyber attack on his own ministry, and said Moscow must change its ways.<p>FILE PHOTO - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas speaks at a news conference in …

Russia