Germany's defense minister has called for cutting back on troops in anti-terror operations, a paper reported. Another top politician said Chancellor Merkel should tell Germany why its soldiers should be in Afghanistan.
Merkel should explain why Germany should be in Afghanistan, Struck said
Like Struck, Defense Minister Jung thinks Germany should stay
Follow our live updates of the German Cup Round of 16 on Tuesday night, as Bayer Leverkusen face Kaiserslautern and Aalen host Hoffenheim. Later, Dresden face Borussia Dortmund and Freiburg host Cologne.
Fourth tier Kickers Offenbach are the lowest-ranked team left in Germany's premier knockout competition, the German Cup. Former player Winfried Schäfer tells DW that the minnows do have a chance of progressing though.
The Ukrainian economy is tanking, Poland is worried a major wave of refugees could leave Ukraine, a major bank has failed, and inflation is running high. The central bank has responded with a massive interest rate hike.