EU nuclear weapons ‘unrealistic,’ says German defense committee chair

Her comments follow an op-ed published the same day by Finance Minister Christian Lindner, who wrote…

Flood risk in Germany reignites coalition fight over debt rules

BERLIN — A widespread risk of floods in Germany has prompted renewed infighting within the country’s…

Party vote provides slight relief for Germany’s troubled coalition

BERLIN — The rulers of Germany’s fractious three-party coalition government can breathe a small sigh of…

Why Germany’s lifeless coalition won’t die

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — German Chancellor Olaf…

EU countries reach deal on national spending rules

BRUSSELS ― EU finance ministers on Wednesday clinched a deal to overhaul the bloc’s spending rules…

German farmers reignite Berlin’s budget crisis

BERLIN — Just days after German leaders claimed to have resolved the country’s budget crisis, cracks…

Germany plans partial reform of its debt brake, Lindner says

German Finance Minister Christian Lindner announced plans to reform the country’s debt rules to allow more…

German budget crisis: Ruling coalition gives up on finalizing 2024 budget before year’s end

BERLIN — Germany’s ruling coalition will not manage to have a 2024 budget in place before…

Germany’s budget crisis: No clear way forward after coalition misses deadline

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — The German government…

Crisis grows in Berlin as court warns 2023 supplementary budget is ‘problematic’

BERLIN — Germany’s ruling coalition risks further crisis after the country’s federal audit court warned on…