A delegation from the European Parliament is in Washington with sobering news: After espionage allegations against the NSA, EU lawmakers are mulling revisions to existing agreements.
Germany has decided against launching a formal inquiry into accusations of NSA espionage in the country. Revelations by Edward Snowden do not provide "concrete evidence" for the offense, prosecutors said.
The rise of the far-right AfD and losses for two major parties in Germany's election may have shaken up the country's political landscape in a dramatic fashion. But the key takeaway in the US is more mundane.
The US Justice Department has confirmed it has no records of wiretaps President Donald Trump claimed were made of Trump Tower. Its statement came in response to a freedom of information request by a government watchdog.
German Chancellor Merkel stressed that the situation with North Korea must be resolved peacefully. She told DW that Germany could be in a position to mediate in the conflict.
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