Global tribunal in Hamburg tells Moscow to free Ukrainian sailors ‘immediately’

Global tribunal in Hamburg tells Moscow to free Ukrainian sailors ‘immediately’

An international tribunal on Saturday urged Russia to release "immediately" 24 Ukrainian sailors seized last November off the Crimea peninsula.

Merkel pledges support to Ukraine after comedian Zelensky win

Merkel pledges support to Ukraine after comedian Zelensky win

Germany and Poland compete to fill labour gaps

Germany and Poland compete to fill labour gaps

Merkel warns ‘no military solution’ to Ukraine conflict

Merkel warns ‘no military solution’ to Ukraine conflict

Ukrainian president calls for German help in growing conflict

Ukrainian president calls for German help in growing conflict

What you need to know about Chancellor Merkel’s meeting with President Putin

What you need to know about Chancellor Merkel’s meeting with President Putin

Merkel to meet Putin on Saturday for talks on Ukraine and Syria

Merkel to meet Putin on Saturday for talks on Ukraine and Syria

No Russia G7 return without Ukraine ‘progress’: Merkel

No Russia G7 return without Ukraine ‘progress’: Merkel

Merkel blasts breaches of Ukraine truce

Merkel blasts breaches of Ukraine truce

‘One heck of a ride:’ Berlin-based duo on writing Russia’s Eurovision songs
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‘One heck of a ride:’ Berlin-based duo on writing Russia’s Eurovision songs

Merkel and Macron call for ‘peaceful settlement’ in eastern Ukraine

Merkel and Macron call for ‘peaceful settlement’ in eastern Ukraine

Germany to take part in new talks on Ukraine conflict

Germany to take part in new talks on Ukraine conflict

Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet

Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet

Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties

Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties

Merkel wants to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

Merkel wants to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

Merkel threatens Putin with more sanctions on Berlin visit

Merkel threatens Putin with more sanctions on Berlin visit

Syria now on the table as Putin comes to Berlin

Syria now on the table as Putin comes to Berlin

Putin coming to Berlin for first time since start of Ukraine war

Putin coming to Berlin for first time since start of Ukraine war

75 years since one of Holocaust’s worst massacres

75 years since one of Holocaust’s worst massacres

Steinmeier makes first visit to war-torn east Ukraine

Steinmeier makes first visit to war-torn east Ukraine

Merkel offers Russia a lifting of sanctions – if it behaves

Merkel offers Russia a lifting of sanctions – if it behaves

Is German diplomacy getting too chummy with Russia?

Is German diplomacy getting too chummy with Russia?

Merkel blames Russia for breakdown of trust with NATO

Merkel blames Russia for breakdown of trust with NATO

Russia blamed for hacking attacks on Merkel and MPs

Russia blamed for hacking attacks on Merkel and MPs

Germany ‘to host fresh Ukraine talks’

Germany ‘to host fresh Ukraine talks’

Putin ‘didn’t mean to scare Merkel with dog’

Putin ‘didn’t mean to scare Merkel with dog’

NATO troops join in large German training exercise

NATO troops join in large German training exercise

Putin ‘may join future Ukraine talks’: Germany

Putin ‘may join future Ukraine talks’: Germany

Merkel participates in four-way Ukraine talks

Merkel participates in four-way Ukraine talks

France, Germany warn of slow Ukraine progress

France, Germany warn of slow Ukraine progress

Top MP: we need fully equipped army

Top MP: we need fully equipped army

Gazprom plans new gas pipeline to Germany

Gazprom plans new gas pipeline to Germany

Germany warns Russia off ‘spiral of escalation’

Germany warns Russia off ‘spiral of escalation’

German public rejects Nato mutual defence

German public rejects Nato mutual defence

Germany slams ‘serious violations’ in Ukraine

Germany slams ‘serious violations’ in Ukraine

Schmidt: Putin should be at G7 summit

Schmidt: Putin should be at G7 summit

Hacker attack targets Bundestag data

Hacker attack targets Bundestag data

Merkel meets Putin for talks, snubs WWII parade

Merkel meets Putin for talks, snubs WWII parade

Government knew of threat to Ukraine flights

Government knew of threat to Ukraine flights

‘German persistence’ puts Merkel in Time 100

‘German persistence’ puts Merkel in Time 100

‘Grave concern’ about Ukraine in Berlin talks

‘Grave concern’ about Ukraine in Berlin talks

Germany falls behind on military spending

Germany falls behind on military spending

Germany: Russia and Ukraine must cooperate

Germany: Russia and Ukraine must cooperate

Berlin to host new four-way Ukraine talks

Berlin to host new four-way Ukraine talks

Ukraine refugees make tracks to Germany

Ukraine refugees make tracks to Germany

Merkel secures Russia sanctions extension

Merkel secures Russia sanctions extension

Steinmeier promises Ukraine ‘full support’

Steinmeier promises Ukraine ‘full support’

Germany and USA keep up Ukraine pressure

Germany and USA keep up Ukraine pressure

Just one in seven Germans trusts Russia

Just one in seven Germans trusts Russia

Leaders warn Russia to honour Ukraine pact

Leaders warn Russia to honour Ukraine pact

Obama to rally Europe over Russia sanctions

Obama to rally Europe over Russia sanctions

Leaders hail Ukraine ceasefire progress

Leaders hail Ukraine ceasefire progress

Ukraine: troop deaths ‘serious breach’ of truce

Ukraine: troop deaths ‘serious breach’ of truce

Russia threatens Ukraine before Paris meeting

Russia threatens Ukraine before Paris meeting

EU energy union plan meets Berlin resistance

EU energy union plan meets Berlin resistance

German FM warns against escalation

German FM warns against escalation

Merkel and Pope Francis discuss Ukraine crisis

Merkel and Pope Francis discuss Ukraine crisis

Merkel and Hollande cling to Minsk ceasefire

Merkel and Hollande cling to Minsk ceasefire

Putin promises to pressure Ukraine rebels

Putin promises to pressure Ukraine rebels

Government condemns Ukraine rebel advance

Government condemns Ukraine rebel advance

Merkel and Putin agree on ceasefire terms

Merkel and Putin agree on ceasefire terms

US Air Force sends tank busters back to Germany

US Air Force sends tank busters back to Germany

Merkel greets ‘glimmer of hope’ for Ukraine

Merkel greets ‘glimmer of hope’ for Ukraine

Merkel, Hollande make last-ditch ceasefire push

Merkel, Hollande make last-ditch ceasefire push

Merkel warns US of threat to peace in Europe

Merkel warns US of threat to peace in Europe

Emergency peace talks planned for Wednesday

Emergency peace talks planned for Wednesday

Merkel: Ukraine peace bid ‘uncertain’

Merkel: Ukraine peace bid ‘uncertain’

Merkel makes Moscow trip ‘to defend peace’

Merkel makes Moscow trip ‘to defend peace’

Merkel-Hollande visit ‘gives hope for peace’

Merkel-Hollande visit ‘gives hope for peace’

Merkel and Hollande to visit Kiev and Moscow

Merkel and Hollande to visit Kiev and Moscow

Russia mulls new WWII reparations claim

Russia mulls new WWII reparations claim

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Obama advisor denies plan for Ukraine weapons

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Merkel calls for Hungary to protect civil rights

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Crises make Germany EU foreign policy leader

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Russia may declare 1990 reunification illegal

Merkel phones Putin over Ukraine violence

Merkel phones Putin over Ukraine violence

Merkel offers Russia free-trade agreement

Merkel offers Russia free-trade agreement

Ministers agree Ukraine weapons reductions

Ministers agree Ukraine weapons reductions

Talks fail to set Ukraine peace summit date

Talks fail to set Ukraine peace summit date

No peace talks without progress: Merkel

No peace talks without progress: Merkel

Merkel rigid on easing Russia sanctions

Merkel rigid on easing Russia sanctions

Pro-Russian hackers: We took down Merkel’s site

Pro-Russian hackers: We took down Merkel’s site

German firms hurting over Russia sanctions

German firms hurting over Russia sanctions

Merkel to meet Putin in January over Ukraine

Merkel to meet Putin in January over Ukraine

Merkel calls for truce talks over Ukraine crisis

Merkel calls for truce talks over Ukraine crisis

Merkel to have a chilly Ukraine Christmas

Merkel to have a chilly Ukraine Christmas

Merkel says Russia sanctions ‘unavoidable’

Merkel says Russia sanctions ‘unavoidable’

Russia in clear over death of German MP

Russia in clear over death of German MP

Autopsy on MP who criticized Russia

Autopsy on MP who criticized Russia

Bayern heads for match in war-torn Ukraine

Bayern heads for match in war-torn Ukraine

Merkel, Hollande make Ukraine ceasefire call

Merkel, Hollande make Ukraine ceasefire call

Germany still dependent on Russian energy

Germany still dependent on Russian energy

Germany rejects Putin’s ‘transparent’ speech

Germany rejects Putin’s ‘transparent’ speech

German troops to tip new Nato ‘spearhead’

German troops to tip new Nato ‘spearhead’

German mum suing Ukraine over MH17 crash

German mum suing Ukraine over MH17 crash

World welcomes Merkel’s face-off with Putin

World welcomes Merkel’s face-off with Putin

Port numbers growing despite Russia sanctions

Port numbers growing despite Russia sanctions

Putin Euro influence strategy targets AfD

Putin Euro influence strategy targets AfD

Steinmeier presses Putin in surprise meeting

Steinmeier presses Putin in surprise meeting

Steinmeier rushes to Moscow as Ukraine boils

Steinmeier rushes to Moscow as Ukraine boils

Russia ‘will not prevail’ in Ukraine: Merkel

Russia ‘will not prevail’ in Ukraine: Merkel

Putin and Merkel will go toe-to-toe at G20

Putin and Merkel will go toe-to-toe at G20

Ukraine rebels ready for violent fight: Steinmeier

Ukraine rebels ready for violent fight: Steinmeier

Merkel wants sanctions on Ukraine separatists

Merkel wants sanctions on Ukraine separatists

Germany condemns Ukraine rebel poll

Germany condemns Ukraine rebel poll

EU promises support for Ukraine gas deal

EU promises support for Ukraine gas deal

This professor is Putin’s favourite German

This professor is Putin’s favourite German

German jets scrambled to face Russian planes

German jets scrambled to face Russian planes

German exports to Russia dive by a quarter

German exports to Russia dive by a quarter

Kerry’s challenge to Russia at Berlin Wall

Kerry’s challenge to Russia at Berlin Wall

Merkel tells allies to pay Ukraine’s gas debts

Merkel tells allies to pay Ukraine’s gas debts

Bundeswehr drones can’t handle Ukraine winter

Bundeswehr drones can’t handle Ukraine winter

Merkel and Putin in late night Ukraine meet

Merkel and Putin in late night Ukraine meet

‘Liberty isn’t free, we need German support’

‘Liberty isn’t free, we need German support’

Merkel open to drones in Ukraine

Merkel open to drones in Ukraine

External audit grounds military expansion plans

External audit grounds military expansion plans

German aid convoy heads to Ukraine

German aid convoy heads to Ukraine

EU may drop Russian gas, Merkel warns

EU may drop Russian gas, Merkel warns

Investigators offer $30m reward for MH17 clues

Investigators offer $30m reward for MH17 clues

State leader defends ‘Russia Day’

State leader defends ‘Russia Day’

Germany prepares to send drones to Ukraine

Germany prepares to send drones to Ukraine

Nato plans moves against Russia and Isis

Nato plans moves against Russia and Isis

Most Germans fear Russian action: Poll

Most Germans fear Russian action: Poll

Russian-German school opens in teeth of conflict

Russian-German school opens in teeth of conflict

Russia ‘severed’ from Europe: President Gauck

Russia ‘severed’ from Europe: President Gauck

‘Further sanctions’ could hit Russia, says Merkel

‘Further sanctions’ could hit Russia, says Merkel

Has Merkel’s Russia policy failed?

Has Merkel’s Russia policy failed?

Merkel: Ukraine solution mustn’t harm Russia

Merkel: Ukraine solution mustn’t harm Russia

Crimea annexation unnerves Germans: Poll

Crimea annexation unnerves Germans: Poll

Merkel to visit Kiev after NATO Baltic summit

Merkel to visit Kiev after NATO Baltic summit

Steinmeier hosts ‘frank’ Ukraine summit

Steinmeier hosts ‘frank’ Ukraine summit

Merkel tells Putin to stop sending arms to Ukraine

Merkel tells Putin to stop sending arms to Ukraine

Merkel: we must keep talking to Putin

Merkel: we must keep talking to Putin

Global turmoil hits German economy

Global turmoil hits German economy

Russia push into Ukraine ‘unacceptable’: Germany

Russia push into Ukraine ‘unacceptable’: Germany

German MH17 victim among 21 identified

German MH17 victim among 21 identified

Russia bans German food imports for a year

Russia bans German food imports for a year

Germany denies ‘land for gas’ deal with Putin

Germany denies ‘land for gas’ deal with Putin

Merkel: Russia sanctions were ‘inevitable’

Merkel: Russia sanctions were ‘inevitable’

EU to hit Russia with tough sanctions

EU to hit Russia with tough sanctions

Firms would back Russia sanctions ‘100 percent’

Firms would back Russia sanctions ‘100 percent’

Merkel to push for ‘swift’ EU Russia sanctions

Merkel to push for ‘swift’ EU Russia sanctions

‘Only losers in economic war with Russia’

‘Only losers in economic war with Russia’

Steinmeier: We’ll raise pressure on Russia

Steinmeier: We’ll raise pressure on Russia

Tributes paid to German victims of MH17

Tributes paid to German victims of MH17

Europe threatens Russia with sanctions over MH17

Europe threatens Russia with sanctions over MH17

Merkel, Putin agree on international crash probe

Merkel, Putin agree on international crash probe

Four Germans among Malaysia plane dead

Four Germans among Malaysia plane dead

Germany trained Ukraine’s riot troops

Germany trained Ukraine’s riot troops

Moscow and Kiev need to talk: Steinmeier

Moscow and Kiev need to talk: Steinmeier

Merkel and Putin talk Ukraine in Normandy

Merkel and Putin talk Ukraine in Normandy

Merkel warns Russia of more Ukraine sanctions

Merkel warns Russia of more Ukraine sanctions

Germany stocks up on gas

Germany stocks up on gas

Merkel: We want close ties with Russia

Merkel: We want close ties with Russia

Germany pushes for dialogue in Ukraine crisis

Germany pushes for dialogue in Ukraine crisis

German foreign minister to visit Ukraine

German foreign minister to visit Ukraine

Steinmeier praises Putin’s Ukraine U-turn

Steinmeier praises Putin’s Ukraine U-turn

Germany warns of ‘point of no return’ in Ukraine

Germany warns of ‘point of no return’ in Ukraine

Ukraine hostage release sparks coalition row

Ukraine hostage release sparks coalition row

German hostages freed in Ukraine

German hostages freed in Ukraine

German politician defends party with Putin

German politician defends party with Putin

Germany: Hostage talks with militia ‘difficult’

Germany: Hostage talks with militia ‘difficult’

Germans fret over Ukraine, Schröder parties

Germans fret over Ukraine, Schröder parties

Germany condemns Ukraine hostage capture

Germany condemns Ukraine hostage capture

Four Germans held hostage in Ukraine

Four Germans held hostage in Ukraine

Merkel mulls fresh sanctions on Russia

Merkel mulls fresh sanctions on Russia

Germany halts arms sales to Russia

Germany halts arms sales to Russia

Germany sold €40 million of arms to Russia

Germany sold €40 million of arms to Russia

Germany warns Ukraine talks must not fail

Germany warns Ukraine talks must not fail

Germany warns of war in Europe

Germany warns of war in Europe

Germans reject Nato intervention in Ukraine

Germans reject Nato intervention in Ukraine

Germany worried by eastern Ukraine flare-up

Germany worried by eastern Ukraine flare-up

Russia rebukes Germany over ‘Hitler’ remark

Russia rebukes Germany over ‘Hitler’ remark

How important is Russia to Germany?

How important is Russia to Germany?

Minister likens Putin’s Crimea moves to Hitler

Minister likens Putin’s Crimea moves to Hitler

Germany to give military aid to Baltics: report

Germany to give military aid to Baltics: report

Merkel hopes Russia sanctions are enough

Merkel hopes Russia sanctions are enough

Russia tests Germany’s new foreign policy

Russia tests Germany’s new foreign policy

Ex-generals: Bring back conscription

Ex-generals: Bring back conscription

Sanctions on Russia could also hurt Germany

Sanctions on Russia could also hurt Germany

Merkel and Putin discuss Ukraine in phone call

Merkel and Putin discuss Ukraine in phone call

Russia slams Germany for halting arms deal

Russia slams Germany for halting arms deal

Germany accuses Russia of Europe break up bid

Germany accuses Russia of Europe break up bid

Steinmeier heads to Ukraine after EU talks

Steinmeier heads to Ukraine after EU talks

Germany asks Russia for ‘go’ on observers

Germany asks Russia for ‘go’ on observers

Merkel, Obama condemn Russian Crimea annex

Merkel, Obama condemn Russian Crimea annex

Merkel: Crimea grab ‘against international law’

Merkel: Crimea grab ‘against international law’

‘Germany should moot Russian gas ban’

‘Germany should moot Russian gas ban’

G7 may meet in London without Russia: report

G7 may meet in London without Russia: report

Crimea to spark WWIII? Germans ‘don’t care’

Crimea to spark WWIII? Germans ‘don’t care’

Merkel warns Russia of ‘massive’ damage

Merkel warns Russia of ‘massive’ damage

Germany: Baltic states can count on Nato

Germany: Baltic states can count on Nato

German love of Russian gas ‘limits’ EU power

German love of Russian gas ‘limits’ EU power

Ukraine’s Tymoshenko in Berlin hospital

Ukraine’s Tymoshenko in Berlin hospital

Third of Germans expect Ukraine-Russia war

Third of Germans expect Ukraine-Russia war

Crimea tries wooing tourists at Berlin fair

Crimea tries wooing tourists at Berlin fair

Germany warns Russia, but coy on sanctions

Germany warns Russia, but coy on sanctions

‘Putin is the dealer, Germany the junkie’

‘Putin is the dealer, Germany the junkie’

Germany: ‘No solution’ in sight over Ukraine

Germany: ‘No solution’ in sight over Ukraine

Germany: ‘Ukraine crisis worst since Berlin Wall’

Germany: ‘Ukraine crisis worst since Berlin Wall’

Germany warns of ‘new division of Europe’

Germany warns of ‘new division of Europe’

Merkel ‘worried’ over developments in Crimea

Merkel ‘worried’ over developments in Crimea

Berlin ‘deeply concerned’ about Ukraine tension

Berlin ‘deeply concerned’ about Ukraine tension

Four things Germany must now do for Ukraine

Four things Germany must now do for Ukraine

Tymoshenko to head to Germany for treatment

Tymoshenko to head to Germany for treatment

Merkel and Putin agree on Ukraine territory

Merkel and Putin agree on Ukraine territory

Ukrainians: German sanction threat ‘too slow’

Ukrainians: German sanction threat ‘too slow’

German pastor in Kiev: We feel hopeless

German pastor in Kiev: We feel hopeless

Merkel: We feel for Ukraine victims

Merkel: We feel for Ukraine victims

Merkel meets Klitschko, welcomes amnesty

Merkel meets Klitschko, welcomes amnesty

Ukraine opposition to ask Germany for EU cash

Ukraine opposition to ask Germany for EU cash

Tortured Ukrainian can come to Germany

Tortured Ukrainian can come to Germany

Ukraine calls in German ambassador

Ukraine calls in German ambassador

Germany: ‘tortured’ activist can leave Ukraine

Germany: ‘tortured’ activist can leave Ukraine

German president meets Ukraine opposition

German president meets Ukraine opposition

Germany urges Russia for Ukraine dialogue

Germany urges Russia for Ukraine dialogue

Germany summons Ukrainian ambassador

Germany summons Ukrainian ambassador

Westerwelle: ‘Gates still open for Ukraine’

Westerwelle: ‘Gates still open for Ukraine’

Germany backs Ukraine’s ‘impressive’ protests

Germany backs Ukraine’s ‘impressive’ protests

Merkel: Door still open for Ukraine

Merkel: Door still open for Ukraine

Germany offers health care to Tymoshenko

Germany offers health care to Tymoshenko

Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Ukraine: blame Germany for Tymoshenko jail term

Ukraine: blame Germany for Tymoshenko jail term

Germany fined for firework-flinging fans

Germany fined for firework-flinging fans

Germany’s press hails header hero

Germany’s press hails header hero

Germany begin Euro 2012 with a win

Germany begin Euro 2012 with a win

Germany face Portugal in Euro 2012 opener

Germany face Portugal in Euro 2012 opener

Tymoshenko’s daughter to make pleas in Berlin

Tymoshenko’s daughter to make pleas in Berlin

German doctor treats Tymoshenko

German doctor treats Tymoshenko

Third of Germans want total Euro 2012 boycott

Third of Germans want total Euro 2012 boycott

Merkel: Last-minute decision on Euro 2012

Merkel: Last-minute decision on Euro 2012

Should soccer be used as a political football?

Should soccer be used as a political football?

Calls grow to relocate Euro 2012 from Ukraine

Calls grow to relocate Euro 2012 from Ukraine

Tymoshenko’s daughter pleas for German help

Tymoshenko’s daughter pleas for German help

Top Social Democrat calls for Ukraine boycott

Top Social Democrat calls for Ukraine boycott

Germany pressures Ukraine on Tymoshenko

Germany pressures Ukraine on Tymoshenko

Germany slams Ukraine for political crackdown

Germany slams Ukraine for political crackdown

Calls for Ukraine Euro 2012 boycott grow louder

Calls for Ukraine Euro 2012 boycott grow louder

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

Coldest night yet grips chilled Germany

Coldest night yet grips chilled Germany

Ukrainian minister driving stolen Mercedes

Ukrainian minister driving stolen Mercedes

CDU wants stop to EU talks with Ukraine

CDU wants stop to EU talks with Ukraine

Stolen ‘Caravaggio’ likely a copy, experts say

Stolen ‘Caravaggio’ likely a copy, experts say

Police recover stolen Caravaggio painting in Berlin

Police recover stolen Caravaggio painting in Berlin

Ukraine detains top German political observer

Ukraine detains top German political observer

Medvedev starts Baltic gas pipeline construction

Medvedev starts Baltic gas pipeline construction

Merkel kebab photo in Ukrainian restaurant promotion sparks row

Merkel kebab photo in Ukrainian restaurant promotion sparks row

Drunk Ukrainian politician detained at Frankfurt airport

Drunk Ukrainian politician detained at Frankfurt airport

Glos: EU blackmailed by Turkey over pipeline

Glos: EU blackmailed by Turkey over pipeline

Glos: Germany must diversify energy after Russia gas dispute

Glos: Germany must diversify energy after Russia gas dispute

Merkel and Putin discuss gas ‘test phase’

Merkel and Putin discuss gas ‘test phase’

Merkel says gas dispute risks Russian credibility

Merkel says gas dispute risks Russian credibility

Merkel presses Russia and Ukraine on gas row

Merkel presses Russia and Ukraine on gas row

Putin and Merkel to hold talks in Berlin

Putin and Merkel to hold talks in Berlin

Berlin to host talks on Russia-Ukraine gas row

Berlin to host talks on Russia-Ukraine gas row

Berlin: Ukraine row no threat to gas supplies

Berlin: Ukraine row no threat to gas supplies

Germany denies it might host Euro 2012 football tournament

Germany denies it might host Euro 2012 football tournament

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Merkel backs EU ‘associate’ status for Ukraine

Berlin hardens ‘no’ to NATO offer for Georgia and Ukraine

Berlin hardens ‘no’ to NATO offer for Georgia and Ukraine