— Prime Minister of German state of Bavaria Horst Seehofer has responded with sharp criticism to German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere’s announcement that Germany could end the border controls between Germany and Austria in May.
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung:
— The suspects involved in the massive attacks on women in Cologne on New Year’s Eve are almost exclusively foreign men, according to a new interim report by the interior ministry of North Rhine-Westphalia.
— German comedian Jan Boehmermann could face a jail sentence due to his poem insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to an internal legal review by German foreign ministry. Enditem