Mozart Festival Würzburg: The future of music lies in freedom Music | DW

Big applause for the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, which filled the Kaiser’s Palace at the Residenzschloss with its rich sounds at the Würzburg Mozart Festival. The musicians, led by Andrew Manzi, played in a full house. Würzburg Mayor Christian Schuchart opened the opening ceremony “Finally free from Corona again.” The motto of the festival is “All … Read more

Pope Francis plans to meet Vladimir Putin in Moscow

sPope Francis is preparing to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow to call for an end to the war in Ukraine. In an interview with Milan’s Corriere della Sera newspaper published on Tuesday, the pope said that the Holy See made a similar offer to Moscow weeks ago, but he has not yet received … Read more

Ukraine’s modernization: Soldiers evacuated from the Azov steel plant | Current Europe | DW

The basics in a nutshell: 264 Ukrainian soldiers evacuated from the Azov Steel Plant Zelensky: “Ukraine needs its heroes from Mariupol alive” Schultz rules out “imposed peace” with Russia EU approves more money for arms deliveries to Ukraine No EU agreement to ban oil imports from Russia In Mariupol, after weeks of siege, Ukrainian fighters … Read more

Ukraine update: G7 wants to ‘never accept’ new borders | Current Europe | DW

The basics in a nutshell: The G7 insists on the territorial integrity of Ukraine Schultz: Putin has not achieved any of his war goals Zelensky calls for more pressure on Russia Barbuk confirms his solidarity with Ukraine Turkey opposes NATO expansion The seven major industrial countries of the West have given assurances that they will … Read more

€9 ticket: Consumer advocates warn of the wrong time

From the point of view of consumer advice centers, a planned monthly ticket of €9, valid nationwide, could become a “bus and train booster”. However, to ensure the opposite effect does not occur, they are calling for fundamental improvements. Marion Jungbluth, a mobility expert at the Federal Association of Consumer Centers, explained to dpa, among … Read more

Ukraine news: Schulze and Macron affirm the sovereignty of the attacking country | Current Europe | DW

The basics in a nutshell: Schulz receives French President Macron, who has been confirmed to take office Rocket attack on Odessa during Charles Michel’s visit Moscow reported many new attacks after Putin’s speech United Nations Secretary-General Guterres visits Moldova The leader of the Social Democratic Party admits mistakes in dealing with Moscow Roscosmos chief angry … Read more

Ukraine news: EU Council president flees missile attack Current Europe | DW

The basics in a nutshell: Rocket attack on Odessa during Charles Michel’s visit Moscow reported many new attacks after Putin’s speech An air strike on a school in a village intimidated the Secretary-General of the United Nations The leader of the Social Democratic Party admits mistakes in dealing with Moscow Roscosmos chief angry at Elon … Read more

Ukraine News: Horror of attack on a village school | Current Europe | DW

The basics in a nutshell: An air strike on a school in a village intimidated the Secretary-General of the United Nations The G7 countries support the phasing out of Russian oil imports Ukrainian ambassador disappointed with Schultz’s speech The leader of the Social Democratic Party admits mistakes in dealing with Moscow UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres … Read more

Russia Expands Its Attacks – Fighting in the East

The tragic situation in Azowstal meIn a ceasefire at the Battle of Azostal on Saturday, the last civilians were rescued from their hideouts, according to the consensus of Ukrainian and Russian information. But for the remaining soldiers, the situation is desperate. The commander of the 36th Marine Brigade, Serhiy Wolinsky, wrote on Facebook that he … Read more

No negotiations, more weapons, more resistance

No negotiations, more weapons, more resistance Germany’s war party? Read on the page Germany: Has the mood shifted to arms shipments in the Ukraine war? No negotiations – more weapons – more escalation: It is becoming increasingly clear that Ukraine’s western policy can be summed up in this brief formula. The focus is on the … Read more