LIVE – War in Ukraine: Germany will not oppose a delivery of Leopard tanks from Poland

LIVE - War in Ukraine: Germany will not oppose a delivery of Leopard tanks from Poland

yesterday Sunday 22 January 2023 21:15 LEOPARD TANK German Minister Annalena Baerbock says at LCI that if Poland supplies Leopard tanks to Ukraine, her country will not oppose it. Germany crosses an unprecedented threshold for @LCI by vote of Minister A. Baerbock. She “wouldn’t object” if Poland sends the leopards. – I heard you say, … Read more

Armored van robbery in Germany: two more suspects jailed

Armored van robbery in Germany: two more suspects jailed

By Le Figaro with AFP Released yesterday at 10:25 p.m., Update yesterday at 22:26 A total of seven people have been charged following the robbery of an armored van in Germany last week. Oleksandr / stock.adobe.com A total of seven suspects were charged and remanded in custody following the January 13 attack on a cash … Read more

Hambach, mine of all excesses

Hambach, mine of all excesses

The year-long occupation of Lützerath ended on Monday 16 January. Environmental activists opposed plans to expand an open-pit mine that will engulf this German village. A few kilometers to the south, another gigantic pit full of lignite, the most polluting coal, tears up the landscape: the Hambach mine. In 1978, the operator RWE bought the … Read more

Germany should double its navy

Germany should double its navy

Go fast. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz inaugurated the second floating terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the port of Lubmin on the Baltic Sea on Saturday 14 January. This vessel is operated by TotalEnergies and has an annual regasification capacity of 5 billion cubic meters, enough to cover about 5% of German demand. In … Read more

police accused of ‘violence’ during anthrax protest

police accused of 'violence' during anthrax protest

Published on: 15/01/2023 – 17:15 The collective “Lützerath lebt!” reported dozens of injuries, some seriously, in the ranks of the militants, mainly due to dog bites and water cannons. According to German police, around 70 police officers were injured in the clashes with thousands of protesters who opposed the expansion of a coal mine in … Read more

Germany: inauguration of a second liquefied natural gas terminal

Germany: inauguration of a second liquefied natural gas terminal

Germany opened its second liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on Saturday, part of Europe’s biggest economy’s drive to end its reliance on Russian energy sources. Chancellor Olaf Scholz attended the ceremony in Lubmin on the Baltic Sea coast less than a month after the opening of Germany’s first liquefied natural gas terminal. The terminals are … Read more

Greta Thunberg comes to support the anti-coal camp Lützerath, almost defunct

Greta Thunberg comes to support the anti-coal camp Lützerath, almost defunct

IN PICTURES, IN PICTURES – Police said they were evacuating the last militants sitting in the trees. The protesters, expected on Saturday from noon, will be confined to a nearby village. The last diehards from the Lützerath camp, who are trying to prevent the expansion of a coal mine in western Germany, received the support … Read more

Germany will lift restrictions on gay blood donation

Germany will lift restrictions on gay blood donation

Germany will lift the strict restrictions on blood donations from homosexuals since the 1980s and the start of the AIDS epidemic, the health minister announced on Tuesday. “Whether or not someone can become a blood donor is a matter of risky behavior, not sexual orientation” said Karl Lauterbach to the regional group RND. “There must … Read more

Germany recalls ambassador after opponents executed

Germany recalls ambassador after opponents executed

German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock announced on Monday (January 9) that she had summoned the Iranian ambassador in Berlin “again” to protest the recent execution of two men in connection with the demonstrations sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini. The head of diplomacy hearsclearly indicates that the brutal suppression, repression and terror against the … Read more

a small recovery in industrial production in November

a small recovery in industrial production in November

Industrial production rose slightly in Germany in November, easing earlier fears of a slowdown in the face of feared gas shortages, but the outlook for the start of the year remains grim, official figures showed on Monday. The manufacturing sector produced 0.2% more over the month in seasonally adjusted data after a weak start to … Read more