Tag: Germany

Ukrainian Volodymyr Selenskyj will meet Joe Biden in the White House in August

Ukrainian Volodymyr Selenskyj will meet Joe Biden in the White House in August

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Quint Forgey on July 21, 2021 on politico.com. Ukra ...
Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

The damage caused by the devastating floods in Germany last week is likely to cost the insurance industry up to five billion euros ...
Climate change is responsible for flooding in Europe, says the Dutch Prime Minister

Climate change is responsible for flooding in Europe, says the Dutch Prime Minister

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Saturday that storms and subsequent floods that have inundated Europe were "undoubtedly" t ...

At least 68 dead in Germany, Belgium, when Merkel says her “heart goes to high water”

Many people have been reported missing as heavy rains and floods in Western Europe killed at least 59 people in Germany and 9 in B ...
Washington says goodbye to Angela Merkel

Washington says goodbye to Angela Merkel

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Ryan Health on politico.com on July 15, 2021. Don't ...
Women demonstrate in Berlin topless for the right to bare breasts in public

Women demonstrate in Berlin topless for the right to bare breasts in public

Dozens of women cycled topless through downtown Berlin on Saturday to protest against regulations preventing women from taking off their tops in pu ...
German think tank owner arrested for spying on China and sharing Germany’s secrets

German think tank owner arrested for spying on China and sharing Germany’s secrets

A German academic was arrested for espionage for China and will be tried in a Munich court later on Tuesday. The German federal prosecutor's offic ...
US military days until the Afghanistan withdrawal is complete, as the last German troops withdraw

US military days until the Afghanistan withdrawal is complete, as the last German troops withdraw

The U.S. military is just days from completing its withdrawal from Afghanistan, well before President Joe Biden's September 11 deadline to end Amer ...