— The Bundestag, lower house of the German parliament, voted on Friday in favor of banning “businesslike” euthanasia in Germany.
— Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered halt to all flights from Russia to Egypt. The suspension will remain until the reason for the plane crash that killed 224 people over the Sinai Peninsula is clarified.
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung:
— A new round of strike out of the longest labor dispute in the history of Deutsche Lufthansa AG started on Friday at the airports in Frankfurt and Duesseldorf. About 37,500 passengers have been affected so far by the strike. Enditem