A Collection from This Week’s News on Important Issues for German-American Relations

Geoeconomics

Russian money flows into Germany despite sanctions (Deutsche Welle)

Corporate taxes: Will Germany join the race to the bottom? (Handelsblatt)

Fuel farewell: German companies abandon Diesel (Handelsblatt)

Foreign and Domestic Policy

German prosecutors close case on NSA spying scandal (Deutsche Welle)

Is Trump ruining the U.S.-Israeli relationship? (Foreign Affairs)

Russia is hacking and harassing NATO soldiers, report says (Deutsche Welle)

German politics: Bringing ‘homeland’ back (Handelsblatt)

Pressure on Germany to ditch coal intensifies (Deutsche Welle)

Society, Culture & Politics

Germany’s election and the trouble with correlation (Financial Times)

Germany’s reunification day: The East German problem (Handelsblatt)

Racism in Germany: Being black in Berlin (Handelsblatt)