In his speech commemorating the 30th anniversary, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier praised civilians who had the courage to storm Stasi headquarters on January 15, 1990 and preserve such a critical part of Germany’s heritage.
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Martin Steltner, spokesman for the Berlin public prosecutor’s office, said several Chechen suspects from the “Islamist scene” are suspected of staking out potential targets for an attack, including a synagogue and shopping mall.
Adani’s Carmichael project has long been controversial, but the debate has been reignited in the wake of Australia’s ongoing bushfires. In his statement explaining his decision to protesters and stakeholders, Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser said there was “practically no legally and economically responsible way to unwind the contract without neglecting fiduciary duties.”
What are the big challenges facing Germany in 2020? This week on Studio Berlin, host Sumi Somaskanda discusses the crucial questions of German domestic and foreign policy with Siobhán Dowling, editor at the Berlin Policy Journal, and Andreas Kluth, writer and editor at Bloomberg Opinion.