Angela Merkel

 Celik: Germany can't dictate EU policy

Turkey's EU minister Omer Celik said that German Chancellor Angela Merkel's comments about halting the expansion of a customs union between Ankara and the European Union harmed the credibility of the …

Read
Merkel seeks solution to Konya airbase dispute

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says a dispute with Turkey over a visit by lawmakers to air crews at a NATO base is "decidedly unfortunate" and Berlin will work with NATO to defuse it. "Before we draw …

Read
Merkel: EU must talk to US despite differences

Maintaining healthy ties with US President Donald Trump is essential despite clear differences of opinion, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at the joint  press conference with French President Emmanuel …

Read
 G20 summit kicks off in Hamburg

The two-day G20 summit started in Hamburg on Friday. Germany took over the presidency from China on Dec. 1, 2016. The main topics will be economic and financial policy, climate, trade, employment and development. Migration and refugee …

Read
 Trump and Merkel to meet ahead of G20

US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel plan to meet in Hamburg on the eve of a Group of 20 summit, Merkel’s spokesman Steffen Seibert said at a press …

Read
Merkel: EU united more than ever

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the European Union is united more than ever. "The EU's unity is greater than some heated debates might suggest. The remaining EU-27 are well prepared for the Brexit …

Read
 Merkel: US approach complicates G20 communiqué

German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed to seek a broad agreement on trade at next month's Group of 20 summit. Merkel will host leaders of the G-20 powers in Hamburg on July 7-8 amid widespread concern over the Trump …

Read
German FM warns Qatar standoff could end in war

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has warned that a row between Qatar and its Arab neighbors of the Persian Gulf region could end in a war, Press TV reports. Gabriel said in comments published on Saturday that there was still an …

Read
The Real Danger in Demonizing Putin’s Russia

Hillary Clinton and John McCain ramped up Russia demonization to new levels this week. Politicians, intelligence officials, generals and cable TV pundits are trying to convince us that the Putin regime is a mortal threat to the American way …

Read
Is Europe arguing with US?

Europe needs to step up its presence on the international stage, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said today after meeting India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin.

Read
Italy’s Taormina hosts G7 summit

The 43rd summit of the G7, the group of most industrialized economies, opened in Taormina, a town in Italy’s Sicily, today. Friday’s plenary sessions will be devoted to foreign policy and security issues. In the wake of the …

Read

Populars