Tag Archives: Germany

World Cup final: Five things to watch for in Germany-Argentina

    posted by Bethelhem Abdissa By Martin Rogers  Yahoo Sports  RIO DE JANEIRO – For the third time in eight World Cups, the two finalists are Argentina and Germany, two countries with fine soccer traditions. To be fair, plenty of … read more

Merkel blasts U.S. spying, hopes Washington will change tack

Angela Merkel said on Saturday that new allegations of U.S. spying showed Berlin and Washington were completely at odds over how they viewed the role of intelligence, and she hoped German action would persuade the United States not to spy … read more

Germany investigating 2nd USA spy suspect.

German authorities are investigating a second spy case reportedly involving the U.S., a week after the arrest of a German intelligence employee cast a new shadow over relations between the two countries. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that police raided properties … read more

German intel worker suspected of US spying

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman said Friday that she had been informed of the arrest of a German man who, according to media reports, is an intelligence service employee accused of spying for the United States.  Federal prosecutors said a 31-year-old … read more

UN experts trace recent seized arms to Iran

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – A U.N. expert panel has concluded that a shipment of rockets and other weapons that was seized by Israel came from Iran and represents a violation of the U.N. arms embargo on Tehran, according to a … read more

Germany draws 2-2 with Ghana at World Cup

FORTALEZA, Brazil (AP) — Miroslav Klose rescued a point for Germany, and equaled the World Cup scoring record in the process. Germany was held to an entertaining 2-2 draw by Ghana on Saturday and needed Klose’s second-half equalizer to avoid … read more