SPD faction leader is committed to NATO and calls Trump “split mushroom”

Rolf Mützenich The SPD politician accuses US President Trump of weakening NATO. (Photo: dpa) Berlin SPD parliamentary group leader Rolf Mützenich is clearly committed to NATO, but sees US President Donald Trump as a “split mushroom” for the military alliance. Mützenich told the newspapers of the Funke Media Group (Saturday) that he supports all efforts […]

North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong Un apparently reappeared

North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong Un The North Korean head of state has not been seen for weeks (archive photo). (Photo: AFP) After a three-week absence, North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong Un has appeared in public again, according to media reports. Kim attended a ceremony to complete a fertilizer factory in Pyongan province, North Korea’s […]

Trump stirs up speculation about Kim Jong Un

Kim Jong Un The Pyongyang tour usually controls the information about Kim and his family extremely strictly. (Photo: AP) Washington After speculation about the health of North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong Un, US President Donald Trump has spoken. “I can’t tell you exactly,” Trump said Monday night when asked about Kim’s condition at a press […]

Speculation about the death of Kim Jong Un is increasing

This time, the sparse information circulating about North Korea is a bit different: Because in the past, the deaths of North Korean leaders and high-ranking politicians in the country have often been reported, often only in a speculative manner. But a short time later, most of those affected appeared in public again. This time, 36-year-old […]

Iran answers Trump’s threats

Tehran / Washington Iran has threatened President Donald Trump with a firm response in the event of an attack on Iranian patrol boats. After a corresponding threat from Trump, the Iranian foreign ministry appointed the Swiss ambassador to Tehran, which represents the US diplomatic interests in Iran. “The ambassador was told that Iran would condemn […]

The rehabilitation of the “destroyer of the worlds” Robert Oppenheimer

“What is wrong with trying to judge Oppenheimer for his betrayals?” Nicknamed “The father of the atomic bomb”, the American physicist Robert Oppenheimer (1904-1967) was the scientific director of the Manhattan project from which the first atomic bombs produced in the laboratory of Los Alamos, in New Mexico, were produced. On August 6 and 9, […]

Attacks on oil plants and Iran’s general were a wake-up call

Recently, even hard-core observers from the Middle East had to take a deep breath twice: in September 2019 after the rocket attacks on two oil plants in Saudi Arabia, probably initiated by Iran; and in January after the Iranian general Soleimani was killed by an American drone attack. At first, there were fears that the […]

The corona virus spreads through Iran in the Middle East

Tel Aviv The corona virus hits Iran with full force. The country is currently considered the epicenter of the Middle East for the spread of the epidemic. Infections reported from Iraq, Afghanistan, Lebanon and the Persian Gulf originate in Iran, experts say. Millions of Shiite pilgrims and migrant workers carry the virus from Iran to […]