Merkel’s office ‘hid knowledge of probe’

Merkel’s office ‘hid knowledge of probe’

After digital rights blog Netzpolitik revealed that state prosecutors were investigating two of its journalists for treason, Chancellor Angela Merkel's office reacted with shock. Now Spiegel reports that the Chancellery knew about the investigation in April.

Prosectors drop Netzpolitik treason probe

Prosectors drop Netzpolitik treason probe

Lawmakers also named in treason probe

Lawmakers also named in treason probe

Critics hunt fresh scalps in ‘treason’ scandal

Critics hunt fresh scalps in ‘treason’ scandal

Chief prosecutor sacked in media treason row

Chief prosecutor sacked in media treason row

Treason investigation of Netzpolitik halted

Treason investigation of Netzpolitik halted