In Germany, a historic first conviction for genocide committed against the Yazidis

In Germany a historic first conviction for genocide committed against

Iraqi jihadist Taha Al-Jumailly covers his face during his trial in Frankfurt (Germany) on November 30, 2021. FRANK RUMPENHORST / AFP This is a historic verdict for the Yazidi community and a world precedent in the recognition of the genocide committed against its members in Iraq and Syria by the fighters of the Islamic State … Read more

Cem Özdemir – Germany gets its first green and vegetarian agriculture minister – Foodlog

Cem Ozdemir Germany gets its first green and vegetarian

In barely ten weeks, German politicians managed to arrive at a new formation. An efficient example of negotiations, where political walls were apparently quite easily bridged. We Dutch can learn something from that. The formation here has been going on for almost three quarters of a year and a breakthrough is still not forthcoming. Different … Read more

Gaumont Germany Makes Debut on Netflix With ‘Barbarians’

Gaumont Germany Makes Debut on Netflix With ‘Barbarians

Gaumont Germany is bowing its first major production this month with the premiere of the historical action series “Barbarians” on Netflix. The six-part miniseries promises to take viewers to the blood-drenched Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, in which Germanic warriors halted the northward advance of the Roman Empire in A.D. 9. Part of French film … Read more

In Germany, Olaf Scholz presents a coalition agreement under the sign of “progress”

In Germany Olaf Scholz presents a coalition agreement under the

Olaf Scholz’s coalition government in Berlin on November 24, 2021. ODD ANDERSEN / AFP The change in continuity: the formula spontaneously comes to mind to describe the transition underway at the head of Germany. This Wednesday November 24 was the perfect illustration. In the morning, Angela Merkel (CDU) chaired her last Council of Ministers. For … Read more

Covid-19: Germany imposes restrictions on the unvaccinated amid the rebound of the epidemic

Covid 19 Germany imposes restrictions on the unvaccinated amid the rebound

Angela Merkel, November 18, 2021, in Berlin. MICHAEL KAPPELER / AFP Faced with an intense fourth wave of a pandemic that has already killed more than five million people around the world since early 2020, and hospitals under pressure, German officials decided on Thursday (November 18) to impose severe restrictions on non -vaccinated and paved … Read more

BBC Studios Germany Kicks Off With ‘Miranda’ Adaptation for ZDF Neo – Global Bulletin

BBC Studios Germany Kicks Off With ‘Miranda Adaptation for ZDF

PRODUCTION BBC Studios Germany has secured its first commission since launching in the territory this year — a local adaptation of British sitcom “Miranda” — and is co-producing the eight-part series for ZDF Neo with Studio central. “Miranda,” a BBC production written by and starring Miranda Hart, will be adapted for a German audience with … Read more