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Stories with person: Thomas De Maiziere
  • Passport in Paris attacks fuels fears of Syrian refugees 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 5:55 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - After the bombs and Kalashnikov fire of the Paris attacks, a mere document - a passport - found near the body of an attacker is generating a new wave of dread throughout Europe and beyond. But whether the document ended up there by chance, or was part of an elaborate plot to sow panic, is not clear.

  • Germany cancel Netherlands match after 'serious bomb threat' 
    Updated: Nov-17-15 6:58 pm

    HANNOVER, Germany - The friendly soccer game between Germany and the Netherlands was canceled 90 minutes before kickoff on Tuesday due to the suspected threat of a bomb at the stadium.

  • Paris attacks provoke fresh migrant fears in Europe 
    Updated: Nov-15-15 12:39 am

    BERLIN - The news that one of the assailants in the Paris attacks may have crossed into Europe with refugees fleeing Syria is raising the fierce debate over Europe's immigration policy to a new pitch.

  • A stunned Europe steps up security following Paris carnage 
    Updated: Nov-15-15 12:27 am

    ROME - Soldiers and paramilitary troops toting semi-automatic rifles patrolled outside the Colosseum and inside St. Peter's Square on Saturday, as Italy joined the rest of Europe in beefing up security a day after terrorist attacks killed 127 people in Paris. U.K. officials shut down a terminal of Britain's No. 2 airport for hours after a man was spotted discarding what looked like a firearm.

  • Germany probes arrested man's links to Paris attacks 
    Updated: Nov-14-15 4:19 pm

    BERLIN - German officials said Saturday they are investigating whether a 51-year-old man arrested in Bavaria last week is linked to the Paris attacks, even as police in his home country of Montenegro rejected a possible connection.

  • Germany's Merkel grapples with strife at home over migrants 
    Updated: Nov-13-15 4:51 pm

    BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been looking unusually vulnerable as she prepares to meet the world's top leaders this week, struggling to slow a huge influx of migrants amid mounting demands to do just that.

  • Afghanistan to accept its citizens deported from Germany 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 6:17 am

    KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghanistan will take back all its citizens to be deported from Germany as the European country struggles to accommodate hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants who have arrived there this year, a Kabul official said.