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Briton applies for asylum at German airport

A 41-year-old British man applied for asylum at Munich airport in southern Germany, saying he no longer wanted to be British, German police said on Friday.The reason for the asylum application was not given by him, but it is believed…

Germany demands that Turkey frees journalist

Foreign Minister, Sigmar Gabriel, said that Yucel had asked for improved conditions during a visit with German ambassador, Martin Erdmann, in Turkey.“I am relieved that Deniz Yucel says he is in good shape, but that does not change our…

Germany pledges 3.5m euros refugee aid to Libya

Germany on Thursday pledged 3.5 million euros (3.9 million dollars) in refugee aid.German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the money is intended to improve the often horrendous conditions in refugee camps in Libya, which has been…

German Parliament pledges support to Nigeria

Ms Malu Dreyer, Head of Bundestrat, the Upper Chamber of the German Parliament, has pledged Germany’s support to Nigeria in its economic recovery effort.Dreyer, who spoke at the weekend while receiving a delegation of the Nigeria Senate…