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Militants from the so-called Free Syrian Army disembark from an armored vehicle near the town of Bizaah northeast of the city of al-Bab, some 30 kilometers from the Syrian city of Aleppo, on February 4, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
23 May 2017 07:05

German court puts on trial Syrian militant leader for war crimes

Islam Times - A court in Germany has put on trial a former Syrian militant leader, who stands accused of allegedly leading a rebel group responsible for torture and killings of civilians supporting the government of President Bashar al-Assad.

 
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen gives a statement after attending a session of the German parliament
21 May 2017 04:33

Germany sees Jordan airbase as suitable substitute for Turkey's Incirlik

Islam Times - German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has announced that an airbase in Jordan shows potential as a replacement for Turkey's Incirlik base.

 
Ankara police headquarters viewed through a car
9 May 2017 08:22

Germany gives asylum to ‘coup-linked’ Turkish soldiers

Islam Times - Germany has reportedly granted refugee status to several Turkish soldiers and their families based in NATO facilities as Ankara keeps up its massive purge in the aftermath of last July’s failed military coup.

 
President Erdogan
8 May 2017 07:14

Hundreds of Turkish Officials Request Asylum in Germany: Report

Islam Times - Nearly 450 Turkish diplomats, military officers, judges and other public officers have applied for asylum in German.

 
A file photo showing German medals dating back to the Second World War ( Photo via RT)
8 May 2017 05:05

Germany searching all army barracks for Nazi memorabilia

Islam Times - Germany has called for the inspection of all the country’s army barracks after memorabilia commemorating the Nazi army were found in a garrison.

 
Karin Prien (R) and members of the Conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) party react after the first election polls on Schleswig-Holstein state elections in Kiel, northern Germany, on May 7, 2017. (AFP photo)
8 May 2017 05:00

Merkel’s CDU leads in local elections

Islam Times - The early results of a local election in northern Germany have suggested that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives CDU party is scoring a strong win over the center-left Social Democrats (SPD).

 
Merkel Wants End to Saudi Aggression on Yemen as Germany Agrees to Train Saudi Soldiers
1 May 2017 09:18

Merkel Wants End to Saudi Aggression on Yemen as Germany Agrees to Train Saudi Soldiers

Islam Times - Germany urged on Sunday Saudi Arabia to halt its deadly aggression against Yemen, while Berlin has been supporting the oil-rich kingdom with arms.

 
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel speaks during a press conference in Berlin on April 26, 2017. (AFP photo)
29 Apr 2017 12:51

Ivanka Trump accused of nepotism by German foreign minister

Islam Times - German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has criticized the daughter of US President Donald Trump, Ivanka, for her role as an adviser in the White House, describing it as a form of "nepotism."

 
This combination of photos shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) and French presidential candidate for the “En Marche!” movement Emmanuel Macron. (By AFP)
29 Apr 2017 07:35

Macron would be ‘strong’ president for France: German chancellor

Islam Times - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that Emmanuel Macron would be a strong president for France and she hoped he would win a run-off on May 7 against far-right leader Marine Le Pen.

 
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel (C) speaks with his staff before giving a press conference at a hotel in Jerusalem al-Quds, April 25, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
26 Apr 2017 08:38

I don’t want to be Israel’s political ‘plaything’: German FM

Islam Times - Germany’s foreign minister says he does not want to be “a plaything” for Israel’s politicking after the regime’s prime minister refused to receive him over the senior diplomat’s meeting with pro-Palestine advocacy groups.

 
The Afghan nationals whose asylum applications have been rejected arrive from Germany in an airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, December 15, 2016. (Photo by AFP)
24 Apr 2017 09:08

Germany ‘rejects most Afghan asylum requests in 2017’

Islam Times - Germany has in the span of two months rejected the asylum requests of more than half of the Afghan refugees who had traveled 7,000 kilometers in search of a better life in the European country.

 
Afghans, whose asylum applications have been rejected, arrive from Germany in Kabul airport, March 28, 2017. (Photo by Reuters)
23 Apr 2017 10:53

Thousands of ex-Taliban militants may have entered Germany

Islam Times - A report claims that thousands of Afghan refugees suspected to be former Taliban militants may have entered Germany over the past two years.

 
Germany Sells Arms to UAE Despite the Yemen Conflict
16 Apr 2017 05:54

Germany Sells Arms to UAE Despite the Yemen Conflict

Islam Times - Germany has approved more major weapons deals with the UAE, including deliveries of high-caliber ammunition despite the UAE’s involvement in the conflict in Yemen that has caused famine and a humanitarian disaster.

 
Muslims Must Adopt Europe’s Values or Get Out: German Minister
15 Apr 2017 11:54

Muslims Must Adopt Europe’s Values or Get Out: German Minister

Islam Times - A German minister has brazenly stated that Muslims who migrate to Europe must adopt the continent's values or move elsewhere.

 
Explosions in front of Borussia Dortmund team bus leave one injured
12 Apr 2017 06:32

Explosions in front of Borussia Dortmund team bus leave one injured

Islam Times - Three explosions have occurred near a bus belonging to the German football team Borussia Dortmund, injuring one player.

 
How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?
10 Apr 2017 12:17

How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?

Islam Times - The West Asian developments have been one of the leading points of concern of the global powers, among them Germany which has always set a profit-seeking eye on the region.

 
EU chief diplomat Federica Mogherini reacts to questions from the media as she meets with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Feb. 9, 2017 at the State Department in Washington.
10 Apr 2017 08:47

No military solution to Syria crisis: Mogherini

Islam Times - European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has rejected a military solution to the Syria crisis following a US missile strike which has escalated tensions in the Middle East.

 
Angela Merkel, German Chancellor and Chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), gives a talk during a CDU election campaign, ahead of the Saarland regional elections, in Sankt Wendel, western Germany, on March 23, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
26 Mar 2017 10:13

Merkel faces big test as Germans vote in Saarland

Islam Times - Germans in the small western state of Saarland vote on Sunday in a regional election that could deliver an upset to Chancellor Angela Merkel and hurt her prospects of winning a fourth term in September’s national election.

 
Thousands demonstrate in Germany against far-right NPD party
12 Mar 2017 12:30

Thousands demonstrate in Germany against far-right NPD party

Islam Times - Thousands of people in Germany have staged a rally against the anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant policies of the country’s far-right National Democratic Party (NPD).

 
German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks to reporters at the European Union Council building in Brussels, Belgium, March 10, 2017.
12 Mar 2017 10:31

Merkel to meet Trump in US visit

Islam Times - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to travel to the United States to meet with President Donald Trump and discuss with him issues of mutual concern.