Ludendorff Kapp Putsch

How Germany restored civilian supremacy: Ludendorff and Kapp Putsch

A century ago, on 13 March 1920, a far-right coup d'etat was implemented against the nascent Weimar Republic, known as the Kapp Putsch, which...
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Attack on Muslims in Germany thwarted by authorities

German police have arrested a suspected right-wing extremist who was planning an attack on a mosque that would attract global media notoriety, much like...
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Poland to provide land for US nukes if Germany refuses: US envoy

As the US ambassador to Germany – and acting spy chief – tried persuading Berlin to keep hosting US nuclear weapons, his colleague in...
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US reports fewer virus deaths as WHO hails global progress

The United States logged a second consecutive day of fewer than 900 coronavirus deaths, as the World Health Organization hailed global progress but warned...
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Europe starts re-opening from lockdown as Asia infections spike

Swathes of Europe start the long process of re-opening from coronavirus lockdowns on Monday, but the first new infections in weeks at China's ground...
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WWII spirit needed in battle against pandemic: World leaders

World leaders marked 75 years since the end of World War II in Europe on Friday, urging citizens to draw inspiration from the historic...
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75 years since end of WW-II: Have we learned any lessons?

Europe and the United States mark 75 years since the end of WW-II on Friday in a somber mood as the coronavirus pandemic forced...
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The only infectious disease that humans eliminated? Lessons for COVID-19?

As scientists scramble for a COVID-19 cure and vaccine, the world marks on Friday a pertinent anniversary: humanity's only true triumph over a virus...
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Coronavirus unites US & Russia yet nuclear arms divide them

The US and Russia are game for multilateral talks with the world’s nuclear powers and have cooperated on oil and against the coronavirus. Yet...
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Trump says coronavirus is worse attack on the US than Pearl Harbor, 9/11

Donald Trump has said the coronavirus pandemic is a worse "attack" on the US than either Pearl Harbor or 9/11, taking aim once again...
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The day Hitler lost the Second World War

Three-quarters of a century ago the Third Reich lay in ruins, its ruler Adolf Hitler dead, having shot himself in the right temple with...
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Coronavirus: Britain’s virus death toll becomes third-highest in the world

Britain's death toll from the coronavirus outbreak jumped to 26,097 on Wednesday -- the second-highest in Europe behind Italy and third-highest in the world...
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2019 marks the biggest uptick in ‘global military expenditure’ including two ASIAN countries

Global military expenditure saw its biggest uptick in a decade in 2019, researchers said Monday, marking the first year two Asian countries were among...
Germany

Terror in time of corona: Germany arrests IS militants

German police have arrested five Tajik nationals on suspicion that they were members of an Islamic State group terror cell that had been planning...
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US did not confiscate Berlin-bound face masks: US embassy in Germany

The US embassy in Germany on Monday denied a claim that a Berlin-bound shipment of protective masks had been "confiscated" by the United States,...
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Germans complain of US swooping on Chinese masks at airport

The United States diverted a delivery of Chinese-made face masks bound for Germany at a Bangkok airport, a Berlin city official said Friday, accusing...
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Coronavirus kills German finance minister without infecting him

Thomas Schaefer, who was the finance minister for the state of Hesse has taken his own life in the wake of the coronavirus crisis....
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Domestic violence could rise as people confined to homes

With families across Europe confined to their homes to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, fears are rising of a surge in domestic...
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55 year old WHO chief warns young people: You are also not safe!

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide kicked off the weekend under a coronavirus lockdown, as the global death toll accelerated sharply and the World...
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Germany hits back over US virus vaccine interest

The German government promised Sunday to defend itself against alleged attempts by US President Donald Trump to buy exclusive rights to a German company's...
Spring

Operation Spring Awakening: Germany’s Final Assault of World War II

Seventy-five years ago, on 6 March 1945, the Third Reich launched what was to be its final great offensive of World War II, called...
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Coronavirus paranoia: German minister avoids handshake with Angela Markel

Around the world, people are changing their habits at work, home and in worship to reduce the risk of contracting the new coronavirus and...
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Germany fears a new threat

German interior minister Horst Seehofer said Friday that the police presence would be increased across the country to counter the "very high" security threat...
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No ‘niqab ban’ in schools ordered German Court, slammed Islamophobia

Hamburg Administrative Court of Germany ruled against a school's attempt to ban a 16-year-old girl from wearing a full-face veil (niqab) at school.The court...
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75 years ago: Hitler’s operations that killed millions

Opinion |It is often thought that the Third Reich's final major offensive of World War II comprised the Battle of the Bulge, which was...
Auschwitz

Auschwitz survivors to issue warning 75 years after liberation

Seventy-five years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a dwindling number of elderly Holocaust survivors will gather at the former German Nazi death camp on...
Death camp

How the world discovered the Nazi death camps

Images of what the Allies found when they liberated the first Nazi death camps towards the end of World War II brought the horror...
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Berlin Wall Anniversary: US & EU Warn of Danger from Russia & China

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and incoming EU chief Ursula von der Leyen issued stark warnings Friday that the West faces new challenges...
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British-Pakistani writer Kamila Shamsie loses German Awards for being anti-Israel

German Literary Authority is reconsidering their award for British-Pakistani novelist, Kamila Shamsie owing to her support for the Pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction Movement.Shamsie...
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PM Khan raises Kashmir Human Rights Violations German Chancellor

News Desk |Prime Minister Imran Khan, on Friday, had a telephonic conversation with German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel, and the two leaders discussed New...

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Once upon a Virus: Chinese state media makes fun of US

Chinese state media network, has released a video that mocks the United States' coronavirus response. It tries to 'expose' and belittle Trump Administration's claims...

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