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Why Germany is becoming a go-to destination for trials on the world’s crimes

The Saudi crown prince faces possible crimes against humanity charges as German justice looks beyond its borders.
  • Mar 6, 2021

German intelligence agency places far-right AfD party under watch for extremism

The move comes ahead of elections in Germany this year as Chancellor Angela Merkel steps down.
  • Mar 3, 2021

Media advocacy group accuses Saudi crown prince, aides of crimes against humanity in Khashoggi death

A criminal complaint filed in Germany by Reporters Without Borders cites “systematic” persecution of journalists.
  • Mar 2, 2021

German court convicts Syrian ex-intelligence officer in historic torture trial

A court in Koblenz on Wednesday sentenced the former officer to four-and-a-half years in prison.
  • Feb 24, 2021

As Germany extends its lockdown over covid-19 fears, France surprises with a more upbeat tone

France has hesitated to impose another lockdown, despite scientists’ warnings about new variants.
  • Feb 11, 2021

Polish media outlets black out pages over proposed tax they say stifles independent press

“It is simply extortion,” the news organizations said.
  • Feb 10, 2021

As Europe’s vaccination efforts falter, Russia and China are now seen as options

Russia is seeking a Sputnik V partner in Germany. China is considering a bid for E.U. approval.
  • Feb 5, 2021

E.U. authorizes Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine for all adults

There have been concerns about limited data on its efficacy among people over 65.
  • Jan 29, 2021

E.U. feuds with vaccine maker; AstraZeneca facility locked down over suspicious package

The news comes amid increasingly acrimonious battles between nations and vaccine producers over tightening supplies.
  • Jan 27, 2021