Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
 

Sharp Fall in Asylum Seekers

Sharp Fall in Asylum Seekers

The closed Balkan route and the E.U.-Turkey migration deal significantly helped stem the flow of migrants

 Angela Merkel could become #039eternal chancellor#039 - expert

Angela Merkel could become 'eternal chancellor' - expert

The Berlin political scientist on the migration situation in Germany, the rise of the AfD party and the crisis of the neoliberal model

Angela Merkel threatens to restrict EU single market access unless Theresa May accepts free movement

Angela Merkel threatens to restrict EU single market access unless Theresa May accepts free movement

Chancellor defends four key freedoms of the European Union

Germany under terror attack

Germany under terror attack

Peace and stability in the country, which is rightly considered the economic and political leader of the EU, faced serious challenges after a series of terrorist attacks

Everything you need to know about Europe’s hottest political events

Everything you need to know about Europe’s hottest political events

Which events investors cannot afford to ignore

Medvedev extends condolences to Merkel over terrorist act in Berlin

Medvedev extends condolences to Merkel over terrorist act in Berlin

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev expressed condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over deadly terrorist act in Berlin, stressing the need for joint international efforts in fight against …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Angela Merkel over Berlin attack

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Angela Merkel over Berlin attack

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the tragedy at a Christmas market in Berlin. “We were deeply saddened …

Putin condemns Berlin market attack

Putin condemns Berlin market attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauk over the tragedy at a Christmas market in Berlin, the Kremlin press …

Merkel: EU decides to extend sanctions against Russia

Merkel: EU decides to extend sanctions against Russia

The sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis will be extended for an additional six months, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said following the EU summit. Merkel explained …

Erdogan, Obama discuss Aleppo evacuation process

Erdogan, Obama discuss Aleppo evacuation process

Turkidh President has held many conversations with Putin and Merkel as well

Erdogan discusses Aleppo with leaders of Russia, US and Germany

Erdogan discusses Aleppo with leaders of Russia, US and Germany

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he discussed the situation in Syria with the US President Barack Obama in a call, adding Obama asked how he could help when he was told about difficulties evacuating …

Kosachev says current EU is caravan moving with speed of  slowest camel

Kosachev says current EU is caravan moving with speed of slowest camel

By speaking in favor of extending anti-Russian sanctions at the EU summit, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel demonstrated the loss of leading positions in the European Union, …

EU sanctions on Russia to be extended for six months

EU sanctions on Russia to be extended for six months

The European Union will prolong sanctions against Russia for six more months by the end of 2016, a high-ranking EU official said ahead of the bloc’s summit. "Not one of EU countries has voiced concern over a possible …

 Putin and Merkel discuss Syria and purchase of Russian gas by Ukraine

Putin and Merkel discuss Syria and purchase of Russian gas by Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed by telephone the situation with Russian …

Merkel and Hollande back extending sanctions on Russia

Merkel and Hollande back extending sanctions on Russia

French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said they want to extend sanctions against Russia due to a lack of progress in implementing a ceasefire deal. Merkel, speaking …

A Europe of Merkel and Fillon

A Europe of Merkel and Fillon

Their Partnership Could Bring Ideological Unity and Geopolitical Division

Erdogan, Merkel discussed EU responsibility in migrant crisis on phone

Erdogan, Merkel discussed EU responsibility in migrant crisis on phone

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the need for the European Union to fulfill its promises to Ankara regarding the migrant crisis, Turkish presidential sources …

Key Merkel Ally Backs Trump, Invites Him to Germany

Key Merkel Ally Backs Trump, Invites Him to Germany

Bavarian President Horst Seehofer has praised U.S. President-Elect Donald J. Trump

Merkel says EU and Turkey must stick to migration deal

Merkel says EU and Turkey must stick to migration deal

The European Union and Turkey must honour their commitments to each other, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a bid to cool a row threatening a key migration deal, Reuters reported. "The refugee deal with …

Who will oppose Merkel?

Who will oppose Merkel?

She will position herself as a ‘pillar of the German stability’ in the background of the right-wing populists’ rise across Europe and victory of Donald Trump in the US elections

 Merkel plans to maintain dialogue with Turkey

Merkel plans to maintain dialogue with Turkey

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it is necessary to maintain an open dialogue with Turkey. There is no justifying restraints on freedom of the press and thousands of arrests by the Turkish government, Merkel says, …

Merkel announces run for fourth term

Merkel announces run for fourth term

Germany's centre-right Chancellor Angela Merkel has announced that she will run for a fourth term in office. Speaking at a meeting of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Berlin, she said she expected her …

Obama: Trump to change US approach towards Russia

Obama: Trump to change US approach towards Russia

US President Barack Obama has warned the US president-elect, Donald Trump, against taking a purely “realpolitik approach” to relations with Russia. “I’ve sought a constructive …

Obama: Washington has clear proof of Russia#039s involvement in cyberattacks on US

Obama: Washington has clear proof of Russia's involvement in cyberattacks on US

The outgoing US President Barack Obama is meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Talking about cybersecurity, Obama said that Washington has 'clear proof' of Russia's involvement …

Obama meets Merkel in Berlin to discuss TTIP and Russia

Obama meets Merkel in Berlin to discuss TTIP and Russia

US President Barack Obama is meeting Angela Merkel in Berlin to talk about Russian sanctions, the fight against Daesh and the future of the EU-US trade agreement in the aftermath of Donald …

US and Germany urge to shape new globalization

US and Germany urge to shape new globalization

US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel believes that they will never return to a pre-globalization economy, their joint article in the WirtschaftsWoche magazine says. …

Erdogan considers Belgium “a significant centre for PKK militia”

Erdogan considers Belgium “a significant centre for PKK militia”

The Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has accused Belgium today of being "a significant centre" for the Kurdish terrorist movement the PKK, The Brussels Times reported. Erdogan says that it is …

Germany#039s Steinmeier officially presented as presidential candidate

Germany's Steinmeier officially presented as presidential candidate

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has been officially presented as presidential candidate by the German coalition government. Christian Democrat (CDU) Chancellor Angela Merkel described …

German ruling coalition backs Steinmeier as president - media

German ruling coalition backs Steinmeier as president - media

The conservative CDU and CSU parties have backed Social Democrat Frank-Walter Steinmeier to replace Joachim Gauck as president, paving the way for him to take up the post without a serious challenge. Chancellor …

From Brexit to Trump, Europe reels from year of crises

From Brexit to Trump, Europe reels from year of crises

Repeated diplomatic blows have left the bloc’s standing shakier than ever, with long-held alliances and shared values at risk