Turkey meanwhile threatens to flood Europe with new refugees as EU countries attempt to deal with those already there.
As U.S. mulls moving embassy, EU urged to stop 'passive policy' on Israeli actions in East Jerusalem, hold meetings with Israelis only in Tel Aviv.
After the EU held its nose in order to prevent refugees flocking in from Turkey, the continent is now showing no mercy ahead of next month’s referendum.
Faith groups outraged after court rules employers were within their rights to fire two women, in France and Belgium, who were dismissed for refusing to remove Muslim headscarves.
Israel ranks last in the OECD in terms of students' inability to plan ahead or understand the consequences of their decisions.
Threat by Israel stemmed from small change in EU envoy's mandate, which included a reference to the anti-settlement UN resolution. Israel backtracked only after EU states intervened.
SPD's unexpected surge of some 12 points in the last month has caught Merkel off guard, analysts said, just seven months before the September 24 election, where she had expected to win a fourth term easily.
The military alliance would be concerned if reports that Russia has violated a Cold War-era treaty by deploying a cruise missile prove true, NATO's chief says.
Emmanuel Macron is seen winning big against far right Marine Le Pen, who has received funds in the past from a Russian lender and pledged to have good relations with Russia if elected.
Hopefully, the investigation into the submarine affair will make it clear how a government-to government arrangement between Israel and Germany developed into a business connection involving agents and commissions.