Eight MPs from Germany’s Left party said Thursday they had filed a criminal complaint against Chancellor Angela Merkel and her ministers for complicity in the US assassination of Iranian Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.
Germany has increased police presence across the country, and at mosques in particular, as part of efforts to counter the "very high" security threat from far-right extremists in the wake of the recent racist attack.
Iranian national Ahmad Khalili, who had been detained in Germany over allegations of violating illegal United States sanctions on Iran, has been released and returned home following extensive diplomatic work.
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s plan for an orderly succession is in ruins and the chances of an early election in Germany have risen after her conservative protégé, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, gave up her ambitions for the top job.
A joint team of Iranian and German experts is about to start the sixth season of archeological explorations across the southern regions of Kerman Province, southeastern Iran, the secretary general of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage & Tourism department in the province said.
Germany’s current account surplus remained the world’s largest last year despite trade tensions, the Ifo economic institute said on Monday, in an estimate likely to renew criticism of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s fiscal policies.
UK, Germany, France told US its tactics were unacceptable