“We will shortly ask parliament to approve a mandate of up to 650 soldiers,” von der Leyen said after a meeting of the Bundestag lower house of parliament’s defence committee.
“If the euro exists, we owe that to Helmut Schmidt,” said French President Francois Hollande, adding that “it’s a great European whose life has just ended.
Germany’s top security official has sharply criticized Austria for dumping migrants at the border between the two countries under the cover of night.
Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said Wednesday that his Social Democrats wouldn’t back a system that entails people being interned at the border.
“The authorities asked me to furnish papers to prove that I had renounced my Indian citizenship. Both my adoptive parents died over 10 years ago and I didn’t have the documents,” says the 38-year-old.
Since 2007 both India and Germany has been negotiating to sign the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty in criminal matters but has not been able to reach a conclusion due to Berlin’s strong reservation to the provision of death penalty in Indian law.
In 2012, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) received a tip-off that the idol was spotted at the Linden Museum, Stuttgart.
While the matter is being handled by the German Ministry of Justice, Rijiju sought Kring’s active support in concluding the treaty at an early date.
“I admire German leadership in clean energy and commitment to combating climate change,” Modi told journalists after meeting Merkel, who was on a three-day visit to India.
Neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor Chancellor Angela Merkel may have heard of the “Hindu-German conspiracy”.
Germany has committed an additional 100 million euros (USD 113 million) to UN agencies to improve assistance for refugees in their home regions.
If Volkswagen fails to meet the deadline, the KBA warned in a two-page letter, the authority could withdraw approval for the affected models, meaning they could no longer be sold or even moved on German roads.
Merkel told German lawmakers Thursday that “the opportunities are much bigger than the risks, we just have to recognize and use them.”
Hans-Georg Maassen says “it gives us great concern that Islamists in Germany are using the situations of the refugees for their own purposes under the guise of providing humanitarian help.”
In an interview with German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel, de Maiziere said refugees given protection in Europe should accept that they will be distributed across the bloc.