Russian Colonel General Mikhail Mizintsev called the Soviet Union's efforts to rebuild after World War II "unparalleled."
The relocation of the rescue workers came amid a Syrian government offensive to retake areas in the country's southwest.
Russia's Kaliningrad region has announced the castle is up for sale.
Only 37 percent of Germans believe the continent needs U.S. protection.
The German chancellor said she did not know the "root cause" of Trump's negative attitude toward Berlin.
The youth wing of the AfD—which opposes same-sex-marriage—is complaining about being excluded from Pride.
"The first clear consequence can only be that we need to align ourselves even more closely in Europe," Heiko Maas said.
"My colleague bought me another pair of reading glasses...because the police had broken mine."
The president made the claim in an unscheduled press conference Thursday and said he told allies, "I would be very unhappy if they didn't up their commitment very substantially."
The retired four-star general shifted in his seat and looked away as Trump branded Germany a "captive" of Russia, but the White House says he was simply underwhelmed by the catering.
"We have a tremendous relationship with Germany," Trump said shortly after slamming the U.S. ally.
Trump has said the U.S. should spend less but he spent more on Europe's defense, all for a Russian threat he disputes is there.
Two weeks after the interior minister broke ranks, German Chancellor Angela Merkel struck a deal on immigration.
Gudrun Burwitz was a committed Nazi until her death last month.
Jaroslaw Kaczynski's fellow party members have previously estimated that Berlin could owe up to $850 billion to Poland.
The army said a suspect had been arrested and interrogated.
The man was caught on CCTV sprinkling a white powder onto a colleague's sandwiches.
Germany's chancellor needs Europe's help to keep her government from falling apart.
New research hits back at the myth immigration damages the host nation's economy.