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Notorious Arab crime family targeted in early morning raid by 100s of German police in Berlin & Brandenburg


Notorious? Quite the word choice.

Notorious Arab crime family targeted in early morning raid by 100s of German police in Berlin & Brandenburg https://www.rt.com/news/515918-germany-remmo-chechen-crime-arrests/

NPR: German Woman, 95, Charged With Complicity In More Than 10000 Murders During WWII

NPR: German Woman, 95, Charged With Complicity In More Than 10000 Murders During WWII.

https://www.npr.org/2021/02/05/964426537/german-woman-95-charged-with-complicity-in-more-than-10-000-murders-during-wwii?ft=nprml&f=1001

Major cyberattack hits German media group

DW.com has the details.

Andreas Tyrock, editor-in-chief of the Funke-owned Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ), added in a statement that the “colossal” attack had left the data on its IT systems encrypted and made them “unusable for now.”

Atheists working to save 100+-year-old church

AFP has the details.

The object in question is a stave church, or wooden church, complete with dragon ornaments on the roof, built in the Nordic style in 1905.

It is one of only three such churches from that era still standing in Germany, and is classed as a monument of national significance.

NEW YORK TIMES: Belgium is a much better place to be than the U.S. if you’ve lost your job because of coronavirus

The New York Times reports while coronavirus takes its toll around the world, citizens of many nations are finding little to no help from their governments. While in other countries, help is abundant.

Elias Calcoen and his partner opened a cafe in Brussels eight months ago. It has been closed for more than a week, but the city’s government is offering small businesses immediate $4,300 payments, plus $1,300 a month in federal aid for displaced self-employed workers.