Prosecutors said the alleged plotters wanted to hire an actor to impersonate Germany’s chancellor to say his government had been overthrown.
Over the weekend, between 15,000 and 35,000 people showed up to protest the expansion of a coal mine. We spoke to them.
Irmgard Furchner worked as a secretary at a Nazi death camp where 65,000 prisoners are thought to have died.
“A hardcore of believers think that now they don’t have any chance besides violent action.”
In what is thought to be Germany's biggest-ever anti-terror operation, 25 people, including an aristocrat and a former MP were arrested on suspicion of plotting to violently overthrow the government.
Prosecutors in Germany believe recent attacks on synagogues were ordered by a fugitive biker boss at the behest of Iran.
“It’s memorial day for Kristallnacht! Treat yourself with more tender cheese on your crispy chicken,” Germany’s KFC app said, before apologising and saying the message was caused by a bug.
Recent arson attacks on refugee accommodation has sparked fears that the Ukraine war could see another wave of anti-migrant violence in Germany.
Draft proposals for legal cannabis in Germany, potentially the biggest weed market in the world, would allow 20 grams, put a cap on THC levels and restrict advertising. Critics say it could backfire.
Whole Festival might take place in an abandoned German mining site, but the anarchic music rave is far from bleak.
Oliver Janich, who has 150,000 Telegram subscribers, was arrested over an outstanding arrest warrant in Germany for inciting violence against politicians.
But after fresh outrage from Jewish groups, Vini Lunardelli told VICE World News it would phase out its Nazi-themed wines... from next year.