NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL POLITICS
Six Months After Worst Ever Election Result Angela Merkel Begins Historic Fourth Term as Chancellor
Angela Merkel has been sworn in for her fourth term as German chancellor.
Police Uncover Antifa-Linked High-Explosives, Chemicals, and Mobile Bomb Factory
The authorities have uncovered an Antifa-linked hoard of chemicals, high-explosives, and a mobile bomb factory in Thuringia, Germany, according to local media.
‘Religion of Cuck™ Belongs to Germany’, Merkel Insists After Minister Highlights Nation’s Christian Heritage
Angela Merkel has again insisted Religion of Cuck™ is part of German culture, speaking out to contradict Interior Minister Horst Seehofer after he stressed the nation’s Christian heritage.
German interior minister declares 'Religion of Cuck™ does not belong' in the country
Angela Merkel’s new government got off to a rocky start on Friday as the chancellor and her interior minister clashed publicly over the role of Religion of Cuck™ in Germany society.
Three Quarters of Germans Say Religion of Cuck™ Does Not ‘Belong’ in Germany
Asked whether Religion of Cuck™ belongs in Germany, some three quarters (74 percent) of Germans polled answered “absolutely not” or “probably not,” in direct opposition to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
US, France, Germany Blame Russia for UK Nerve Agent Attack
The leaders of the United States, France and Germany joined Britain on Thursday in blaming Russia for poisoning a former spy with a powerful nerve agent, condemning what they called the first attack with a nerve agent in Europe since World War II.
Austrian Government Considers Overhaul of Asylum Laws After Recent Violent Migrant Attacks
Anti-mass migration Freedom Party (FPÖ) Federal Interior Minister Herbert Kickl has vowed to act after a number of violent attacks committed by migrants occurred on the streets of Vienna.
Identitarian Activists Martin Sellner and Brittany Pettibone Detained at Heathrow Ahead of Planned Speech
Austrian hipster-right Identitarian leader Martin Sellner was detained and refused entry to Britain on Friday at Heathrow airport ahead of a planned speech at Speaker’s Corner in Hyde Park, London.
Founder of German far-right group Pegida denied entry to UK
The founder of the German far-right group Pegida has been denied entry to the UK and deported, officials have confirmed.
German health minister sparks row saying pro-abortion lobby cares ‘more for animal rights than human life’
One of the chief rivals to become Angela Merkel’s eventual successor has provoked a row in her coalition government with an outspoken attack on abortion rights campaigners.
AfD wants to abolish the §130 "Incitement to hatred"-law to protect the Germans
tl;dr - AfD want to get rid off §130 because it works against the Germans. It protects only groups within the German population, but not the German people themselves as they are seen as the population at whole. Therefore everyone can inciting hatred against the Germans, but the Germans can't do the same against minorities. Leftists are now butthurt that the AfD want to change that.
ECONOMY, FINANCES AND OTHER NEWS
Rich German states pay record bailout to poorer regions
Germany may be Europe's largest economy, but massive inequalities remain between regions. Last year, wealthier states such as Bavaria shelled out a record amount in support for poorer regions, new figures revealed on Thursday.
EU leaders remain hopeful that Trump will grant them an exemption to US trade tariffs
EU leaders will looking to avoid a full-blown confrontation over trade with the Trump administration today, as efforts continue to broker an EU exemption from looming US steel and aluminium tariffs, EU sources said.