Ambassador Peter Wittig has written a blog post published in the Huffington Post on the Greek debt crisis.
Huffington Post Blog
For the first time in 26 years a German artist has topped the Billboard music charts. Hamburg native DJ Felix Jaehn has scored the Number One spot on the Billboard “Hot 100” chart for two weeks in a row with his remix of Omi’s “Cheerleader.”
DJ Felix Jaehn
The Greek Parliament voted on Wednesday in favor of savings and reform measures, the preconditions for negotiations on a third aid program. Today, the German Bundestag reviewed and approved the Greek measures and voted to continue negotiations.
In 2014, Germany hosted 301,350 students from abroad, which is nearly 20,000 more than the previous year and marks a new record for international students in Germany. Germany is now the third most attractive location for international students.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier has written an op-ed published in the Huffington Post "World Post" section on the deal the E3+3 reached with Iran this week.
Huffington Post Op-Ed
The citizens of Kiel, Germany are trying to do their part in making refugees feel welcome. After hearing about the difficulties for child refugees on the ships, hundreds of people donated stuffed animals for kids pulled out of the Mediterranean.
The process of reform in Cuba and the future of German-Cuban relations are important topics during Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s visit on July 16 and 17.
Steinmeier in Cuba
From the protected mudflats of the Wadden Sea in the west to the distinctive chalk cliffs of the island of Rügen in the east, Germany's coastline offers something for just about every taste.
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