Having failed to fulfill their commitments to Iran under a 2015 nuclear deal, the European signatories are now accusing Tehran of possessing “nuclear-capable ballistic missiles,” claiming its latest missile activities are “inconsistent” with a UN resolution that endorsed the accord.
Reigning European champion Portugal will come up against World Cup winner France and Germany in the standout group at Euro 2020 following Saturday's draw for the tournament in Bucharest, as England came out alongside Croatia.
In a bid to diminish dependence on Russian natural gas Germany is embracing liquefied natural gas technology (LNG), while at the same time preparing to benefit from the Gazprom-led Nord Stream 2 project.
Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has called on German officials to arrest and extradite the commander-in-chief of the Kurdish-led so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), weeks after Turkish army troops and their allied militants launched a cross-border incursion into northern Syria against the People's Protection Units (YPG), which forms the SDF’s backbone.
Germany on Saturday marks 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall that ushered in the end of communism and national reunification, as the Western alliance that helped secure those achievements is riddled with divisions.