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Germany

Iran nuclear deal

At both The Weekly Standard and the Jerusalem Post, the Foundation for Defense of Democracy’s Benjamin Weinthal exposes German intelligence reports that suggest that the...
Putin

You can’t win them all. After Vladimir Putin’s successful intervention in the U.S. election last year—successful in the sense that he helped to elect Donald...
Angela Merkel

If Angela Merkel wins reelection to her post as German Chancellor next year, she will tie Helmut Kohl’s record as the longest-serving democratically elected German...
ISIS

ISIS seems to have offered an Internet hunting license for every unbalanced, violent young man who happens to be a Muslim to go out and...
germany

Germany’s dreadful week began seven days ago on a commuter train when five people were severely injured by an axe-wielding 17-year old Afghan asylum seeker....
terrorism

As many have already noted, the spree of recent Islamist terror attacks across Europe feel reminiscent of some of the Palestinian attacks that Israeli civilians...
NATO

When Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld divided Europe into “old” and “new” back in 2003, Europe's enraged reaction indicated that he had touched a nerve....
Donald Trump

The symbolism of the fateful 1989 summit between President George H. W. Bush and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev off the coast of Malta wasn’t lost...
Iran

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrives in Iran today on a trip meant to cement relations and drum up trade in the wake of the...
Iran

On its surface, the Islamic Republic of Iran should be anathema to European progressives. After all, since Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini led the Islamic Revolution (after...
Iran nuclear deal

In his speech yesterday on the Iran deal, Secretary of State Kerry mentioned “Israel” or “Israeli” 26 times – protesting a bit too much about...
Iran human rights violations

Once upon a time, the European Union prided itself on human rights a “core aspect of European identity.” When Klaus Kinkel became Germany’s foreign minister...