German Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirmed that under the “current conditions” the federal government will not provide any weapons to Turkey, adding she is glad that this is also the position of the European partners.
The interior ministry said the aim of the increased border checks is to combat what’s known as “secondary migration,” or when non-EU individuals move illegally between EU member states. In other news, the first hearing began on Monday in a mass class action lawsuit against Volkswagen.
A children’s shower gel packaged in animal shapes has been taken off the shelves at Rossmann after it was discovered the product could be contaminated with potentially dangerous, antibiotic-resistant germs. In other news, the Berlin Senate is in the process of amending the mobility law to make the city safer for pedestrians.