Dentist tries to pass off 20 fake Picassos

German dentist has been accused of trying to present 20 fake Picasso paintings as authenticated works in 2017. According to the German-language magazine Monopol, the man from Neuss, Germany had presented the paintings, which …

Pompeo sums up results of Berlin conference

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo hopes that major oil fields in Libya would be reopened following an international conference on Libya in Berlin on Sunday, the U.S. Department of State said in a statement. …

Merkel and Erdogan to hold talks in Istanbul

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Turkey next week to discuss bilateral relations and international issues, her spokesman Steffen Seibert said. Speaking at a news conference in Berlin, …

Erdogan to arrive in Berlin this week

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would come to Berlin for a one-day visit on January 19, The Turkish presidency said, but gave no further details. According to two participants in the preparatory …

Jurgen Todenhofer: Iran acted very wisely

With respect to the conflict between Iran and the United States, it is now possible to talk about tactical easing of tension, German journalist Jurgen Todenhofer, known for his harsh criticism of U.S. Middle East policy, told …

Why does Merkel need to visit Kremlin urgently?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Moscow, scheduled for January 11, will be a one-day trip, a spokesperson for the German embassy in Russia said. "The chancellor will arrive in Moscow for a one-day …