Germany arrests 25 for alleged armed coup plot

Police officers work during a raid in Berlin, Germany, 07 December 2022. EFE/EPA/Filip Singer

Berlin, Dec 7 (EFE).- German police have arrested 25 alleged members of a far-right group suspected of planning an armed coup to overthrow the government, prosecutors said Wednesday. The suspects are members and supporters of a terror cell founded in November last year with the aim to overthrow “the existing state order in Germany and … Read more

German players cover mouths in One Love armband protest

Germany national team covering their mouths

The starting eleven of Germany pose for a team picture before the FIFA World Cup 2022 group E soccer match between Germany and Japan at Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar, 23 November 2022. EFE/EPA/Friedemann Vogel

Doha, Nov 23 (EFE).- The German national team covered their mouths for the pre-match photo on Wednesday as the fallout from Fifa’s decision to prohibit the captains of several European national teams competing at the World Cup in Qatar from wearing armbands with the anti-discrimination message “One Love” continued. Germany were taking on Japan in … Read more