Tag Archives: Germany

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Refugees: Merkel Warns Those Resisting Quotas

Germany's leader, Angela Merkel, is warning other European Union countries there will be "consequences" if they refuse to sign up to quotas for refugees. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is…

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Thousands of refugees arrive in Germany after journey from Hungary

By Georgina Prodhan & Balazs Koranyi MUNICH/BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Thousands of refugees & migrants streamed into Germany on Sunday, many travelling through Austria from Hungary where they had been stranded…

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Exhaustion, elation as 6,500 migrants reach Austria, Germany

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of exhausted, elated people fleeing their Arab & Asian homelands reached their dream destinations of Germany & Austria on Saturday, completing epic journeys by boat,…

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Thousands Of Migrants Cross Border Into Austria

Thousands of migrants & refugees have entered Austria from Hungary, with many believed to be on their way to Germany. Exhausted families, among them refugees from Syria, began trickling across…

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Bertelsmann nears investment in HotChalk: sources

By Liana B. Baker (Reuters) – Bertelsmann SE & Co KGaA, Europe's largest media group, is close to acquiring a minority stake in learning technology firm HotChalk, according to people…

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Cameron resists calls to change stance on refugees

By Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister David Cameron resisted calls on Thursday to take in refugees in much greater numbers after the image of a dead Syrian…

US Military Launches Advanced Tactical Communications Satellite Into Orbit

The United States Navy launched an advanced new tactical communications satellite into orbit today (Sept. 2) to join a growing network designed to aid U.S. military forces stationed around the…

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Police Block Budapest Station To Migrants

Hungary has closed a main station in Budapest to migrants after hundreds of people boarded trains for Austria & Germany on Monday. Migrants – many of them refugees from Syria…