Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
 

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

US President Donald Trump handed German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for money supposedly owed to NATO when they met last weekend in Washington DC, the Sunday Times reported. The gesture was …

Merkel acknowledges mistakes of the EU

Merkel acknowledges mistakes of the EU

The European Union made a lot of mistakes many times, but now it's time to correct them, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview with Italian state channel. She arrived in Rome for the celebration of the 60th …

Russia#039s invisible presence at talks between Merkel and Trump

Russia's invisible presence at talks between Merkel and Trump

It's still unknow how the US will build relationship with Europe and Germany

 Turkish AKP refuses to hold rallies in Germany before referendum

Turkish AKP refuses to hold rallies in Germany before referendum

The Turkish ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) refuses to hold political rallies in Germany during the campaign to prepare a referendum on amendments to the Turkish Constitution, the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported. …

Spicer: Trump didn#039t hear Merkel#039s question about a handshake

Spicer: Trump didn't hear Merkel's question about a handshake

During their first meeting at the White House on Friday, President Trump appeared to ignore a request from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to shake hands during a photo op. "I don't think he heard the question," White …

Trump expresses #039strong support#039 for NATO, presses Merkel on paying dues

Trump expresses 'strong support' for NATO, presses Merkel on paying dues

US President Donald Trump pressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel "hard" on North Atlantic Treaty Organization commitments during their meeting Friday, a senior administration official …

Merkel names condition for addresses of Turkish officials in Germany

Merkel names condition for addresses of Turkish officials in Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that Turkish officials can participate in events in Germany, but must stick to the German laws. She reiterated that Turkish politicians wanting to make appearances in Germany needed …

 Merkel to visit Moscow on May 2

Merkel to visit Moscow on May 2

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will arrive in Moscow on May 2, Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer said. Merkel is expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the …

Tensions rising between Turkish, European leaders before elections

Tensions rising between Turkish, European leaders before elections

The Netherlands is heading for a nationwide vote Wednesday, with concerns about Muslim immigration a central issue

Visit of special importance: Merkel goes to meet Trump

Visit of special importance: Merkel goes to meet Trump

Tonight the head of the German Federal Government Angela Merkel was expected to leave for Washington to meet the US President in person tomorrow

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's first face-to-face meeting with US President Donald Trump will have to wait an extra three days due to a winter storm that threatens to shutdown Washington. White …

Greens set Angela Merkel up

Greens set Angela Merkel up

German Federal Council rejected the bill classifying Maghreb states as "safe countries of origin"

Putin tells German FM he wants better ties

Putin tells German FM he wants better ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin has told the visiting German foreign minister that he would like to improve ties between the two countries, Star Tribune reports. Putin on Thursday received German Foreign Minister …

Turkish PM, Merkel hold ‘productive, good’ conversation

Turkish PM, Merkel hold ‘productive, good’ conversation

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has talked on the phone with German ChancellorAngela Merkel over Germany’s decision to ban Turkish ministers from holding events in two German cities ahead of the April 16 …

Erdogan says German journalist held in Turkey was agent and PKK member

Erdogan says German journalist held in Turkey was agent and PKK member

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan responded to Berlin's criticism of Turkey's arrest of a German journalist by saying Deniz Yucel was a "German agent" and a member of a militant Kurdish armed …

Berlin says no to Turkish referendum

Berlin says "no" to Turkish referendum

How will Ankara respond to de facto ban of AKP politicians' activities in Germany, aimed at supporting constitutional amendments in Turkey

Martin Schulz is a ‘threat’ to Merkel’s 12 year rule

Martin Schulz is a ‘threat’ to Merkel’s 12 year rule

He puts three things in front: for a united Europe; for democracy; for justice

German reporter arrested in Turkey

German reporter arrested in Turkey

Turkish authorities arrested a correspondent for the Die Welt newspaper, Deniz Yucel, on charges of propaganda in support of a terrorist organisation and inciting the public to violence, according to a court witness. …

The riddle of Europe#039s election season

The riddle of Europe's election season

As this European election season begins, no-one yet knows what the Trump effect will be on Europe

Islam Is Peaceful, But Only Muslims Can Stop Terror

Islam Is Peaceful, But Only Muslims Can Stop Terror

German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended Islam as a peaceful religion Saturday night in a speech aimed at quelling growing anti-Muslim sentiment in Europe and the U.S. that has sparked in recent months hate crimes and political …

 53rd Munich Security Conference opens

53rd Munich Security Conference opens

The 53rd Munich Security Conference started in Germany.  Among the topics up for discussion at the Munich conference 2017 will be the future of transatlantic relations after electing Donald Trump as US …

Merkel#039s Twilight

Merkel's Twilight

Germany picks Trump critic as its new president

Merkel will pay migrants millions to leave Germany

Merkel will pay migrants millions to leave Germany

Has Germany been plunged into a 'cultural war'?

Merkel to attend Security Conference in Munich

Merkel to attend Security Conference in Munich

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference, which will be held Feb. 17-19, the MSC press release says. Thus, Merkel will join the ranks of high-ranking politicians gathered in …

Merkel: Sanctions against Russia cannot yet be lifted

Merkel: Sanctions against Russia cannot yet be lifted

Following talks with Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo, German leader Angela Merkel said sanctions against Moscow over the ongoing conflict Ukraine cannot yet be lifted. "The situation …

EU leaders to push migration issue outside of Europe

EU leaders to push migration issue outside of Europe

Italy has struck a dodgy deal with Libya with no safeguards for human rights and international law

How and with whom Trump got into quarreled

How and with whom Trump got into quarreled

There are surprises to be expected in the coming weeks and months as the US President will adjust the country's position in the international political system of coordinates

Merkel’s rating falls, Schultz#039s popularity grows

Merkel’s rating falls, Schultz's popularity grows

Half of surveyed would support Schulz if the chancellor were elected directly

 Erdogan: Islam and terror cannot be associated

Erdogan: Islam and terror cannot be associated

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan rebuked German Chancellor Angela Merkel for using the expression “Islamist terrorism”, saying the phrase was not correct and saddened Muslims. Speaking …

Angela Merkel arrives in Turkey

Angela Merkel arrives in Turkey

German Chancellor Angela Merkel started her official visit to Turkey, local media reported. Merkel is due to hold talks with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali Yildirim …