German minister calls for European unity after falling-out at G7

German minister calls for European unity after falling-out at G7

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier called on Monday for European states to close ranks in the trade dispute with the United States, following a dramatic end to the Group of Seven (G7) summit at the weekend.

German minister wants facial recognition systems at airports, train stations

German minister wants facial recognition systems at airports, train stations

Germany's Interior Minister wants to introduce facial recognition software at train stations and airports to help identify terror suspects following two Islamist attacks in the country last month.