Tiny Caravans Replace Rooms at This Berlin Hotel

28 July 2016, 11:19 am

All photos by Jan Brockhaus, courtesy of the Huettenpalast Hotel Design lovers looking for unique vacation lodging: add this camper hotel in Berlin, Germany to your bucket list, stat. Located in the hip, artsy neighborhood of Neukölln, the Huettenpalast ...... Read More »

Germany: Man Shouting Allahu Akhbar Tried to Behead Surgeon

28 July 2016, 11:11 am

On Tuesday a patient shot a doctor before committing suicide at a Berlin hospital. Germany remains in a state of high alert after the country has been struck by four serious attacks within the span of a week.... Read More »

Merkel insists on keeping Germany’s door open to refugees

28 July 2016, 11:00 am

BERLIN // German officials in the federal state of Bavaria ... "The threat of Salafist terrorism has unfortunately arrived in Europe, in Germany, in Bavaria." Two of the attacks – an axe attack near Wuerzburg in which five people were wounded, and ...... Read More »

After – or despite – a violent week, Germany still turns to Merkel

28 July 2016, 10:20 am

Berlin — Just hours after two terrorists claiming allegiance ... But after a spate of deadly attacks and terrorist attempts in Germany in less than a week, there’s been no such rhetoric. In fact, Chancellor Angela Merkel waited to respond to the ...... Read More »

Community digest: I moved to Germany to help organize the Wikimedia Conference

28 July 2016, 9:18 am

I had been a participant of the Wikimedia Conference in Berlin, Germany three times before, representing our tiny Estonian chapter. It was always a bit challenging for me because I am introverted, but always very very exciting and inspiring. It brought me ...... Read More »

Nazi Germany's Jewish champion: the mystery of Helene Mayer endures

28 July 2016, 7:32 am

Her worst dreams would be replaced by a new reality; a fencing victory in Berlin, Germany’s urbane capital. She had once been the Golden “He.” It must happen again. It was not only ambition that moved her, she was also driven by the need to recapture ...... Read More »

Merkel says Germany at war against IS, not with Islam

28 July 2016, 6:31 am

Federal Press Conference) in Berlin, Germany, 28 July 2016. EPA/KAY NIETFELD German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday that her country is at war against Islamic State, but made it clear that it is not a war with Islam. In a press conference held ...... Read More »

Germany's Merkel: US trade deal 'absolutely' in EU interest

28 July 2016, 5:42 am

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a news conference in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) syndication.ap.org BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has defended a planned trade deal ...... Read More »

Merkel defends asylum policies, says Germany is at ‘war’ with Islamic State

28 July 2016, 4:57 am

BERLIN — With Germany stunned by a series of bloody attacks, Chancellor Angela Merkel called Thursday for an “early warning system” to detect radicalization among asylum seekers even as she insisted that the nation still has a moral duty to offer ...... Read More »

Germany calls on mosques to prevent extremism

27 July 2016, 9:34 pm

BERLIN – Germany's commissioner for immigration, refugees and integration is calling on mosques across the country to be more pro-active when it comes to preventing extremism among Muslim youths. Aydan Ozoguz said in an interview Thursday with the daily ...... Read More »

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