Print this page No surrender When France fell with such rapid speed in June ten months after the outbreak of World War Two and six weeks after German invasion, Germany believed it had achieved an unprecedented triumph in the most extraordinary conditions. To a large degree, of course, it had.
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As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner. Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page. The Cologne-based Bank for Social Economy is engulfed in an ever-widening anti-Israel scandal because of its defense of BDS groups which use accounts with the bank to launch economic warfare against the Jewish state.
The increase of pro-BDS activities in Germany prompted Felix Klein, the German government commissioner for the fight against anti-Semitism, to write in Die Welt last week that Frankfurt sent an important signal that it will not conduct business with banks that engage in BDS activities.
He cited the example of Frankfurt, Munich and Berlin which have banned financial support and municipal space for BDS groups.
And it is not to be understood that the Bank for Social Economy jeopardizes its good reputation in order to support antisemitic organizations. Odeh was responsible for a bombing that murdered students Leon Kanner and Eddie Joffe in a crowded Jerusalem SuperSol supermarket.
Jewish and non-Jewish organizations are peeling away from the bank due to its hostility toward Israel. If the BfS does not act, we look forward to changing to another financial institution.The greatest threat to Brexit is now the Brexiters themselves The EU provided the essential political legitimacy that permitted German reunification at the end of the cold war.
It still offers. A split over immigration between Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its sister Christian Social Union (CSU) party is threatening to end her year spell as Germany's leader.
The Growing German threat was the most important reason for Britain ending its policy of Splendid Isolation.
How far do you agree? At first examination it would seem that it was not actually the fear of Germany that prompted Britain to end their policy of splendid isolation if we take into consideration that this of fear of Germany only really came to fruition in about Sept.
4 (UPI) --Turkey has reacted strongly to comments by German Chancellor and her debate opponent for calls to end Ankara's talks of joining the European Union.
Ibrahim Kalin, the spokesman for. The Kaiser and the German establishment hoped the war would unite the public behind the monarchy, and lessen the threat posed by the dramatic growth of the Social Democratic Party of Germany, which had been the most vocal critic of the Kaiser in the Reichstag before the war.
Europe German WWII wreck poses threat of eco-disaster in Poland. Experts say a German tanker that sank in the Baltic Sea at the end of World War II will sooner or later cause an environmental.