German Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trump’s invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven (G7) in … Read more
EU member states Austria, Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands stated their opposition on Saturday to a French-German plan for a 500 billion euro coronavirus recovery … Read more
It took a courtroom of scarlet-robed judges to spur Angela Merkel to make one of her boldest moves in 15 years as German chancellor: propose … Read more
Germany must help its European Union neighbours revive their economies after the coronavirus crisis, Chancellor Angela Merkel told a meeting of lawmakers from her conservative … Read more
Malta’s Ministry for Foreign and European Affairs confirmed the resignation of Mr Michael Zammit Tabona, who served as Malta’s politically appointed Ambassador (non-resident) to Finland … Read more
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Tuesday a new summit in Istanbul with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel next week, … Read more
German and world leaders condemned on Thursday the deadly shootings in Hanau and pledged to fight against those who try to divide society along ethnic … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the election of a liberal leader in eastern Germany with help from the far-right AfD party is “unforgivable” and must … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed the willingness shown by Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar to stick to a ceasefire in Libya and said a conference … Read more
In an exclusive FT interview, Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union must be more competitive.
In this rare interview, she said Brexit is … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin on Saturday for talks set to focus on flashpoints in the Middle East.… Read more
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss Syria and Libya, an official statement said on Sunday.… Read more
Angela Merkel today became the second longest serving Chancellor in modern Germany, overtaking one of the greatest figures in post-war European history.
Mrs Merkel’s 5,144th … Read more
Angela Merkel visits for the first time the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial on Friday after 14 years as German Chancellor.
Merkel, accompanied by Polish Prime Minister Mateusz … Read more
The violent death of a former Chechen rebel commander at the hands of a man suspected to be a Russian-backed assassin in a Berlin park … Read more
Leading figures in Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) have defied the German chancellor by throwing their support behind a motion to make sure parliament … Read more
Angela Merkel has urged Europe to seize control of its data from Silicon Valley tech giants, in an intervention that highlights the EU’s growing willingness … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (C) arrives for the celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall at the Berlin Wall Memorial … Read more
Tourists takes photos of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, 08 November 2019.
The 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall is on … Read more
A group of MPs from Angela Merkel’s center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) is pressing the German chancellor to keep Chinese telecom company Huawei out of … Read more
France’s Emmanuel Macron will hold talks Wednesday with Germany’s Angela Merkel for the second time in a week to chart a united front on issues … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attended a vigil on Wednesday night in Berlin and expressed “solidarity for all Jews on the holy day of Yom Kippur”.… Read more
The German cabinet on Wednesday approved climate protection measures designed to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, keeping on track plans by Chancellor Angela Merkel to … Read more
It will be “very difficult” for the UK and the EU to reach a Brexit agreement before the 31 October deadline, Irish leader Leo Varadkar … Read more
The Guardian reports that Boris Johnson is poised to give up on Brexit deal talks with the EU after speaking to the German chancellor, Angela … Read more
Whilst warning that the situation in Libya risked destabilising the whole of Africa Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, she added that Germany will do … Read more
German regional elections on Sunday can possibly reshape the political German east, hurt mainstream parties – and possibly catalyse the end of the Merkel era.… Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Thursday for a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict even if this goal is “increasingly difficult to achieve.”
Speaking … Read more
Boris Johnson is expected to make a diplomatic dash to meet Emmanuel Macron in Paris and Angela Merkel in Berlin early next week as he … Read more
Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission, emphasizes need to fix root cause of migration
Several months after the EU’s migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed … Read more
Germany’s government is unveiling a new law aimed at combating money laundering in the real estate sector. It’s estimated that billions in illegal earnings are … Read more
Italy should clear up whether the nationalist League party sought or received funding from Russia, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday. “Clarification is up to … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been seen shaking in public for the third time in less than a month.
Merkel’s body shook as she stood … Read more
The nomination of German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen as new European Commission chief has sparked fresh tensions within Chancellor Angela Merkel’s fragile coalition … Read more
Jeremy Hunt claims that Merkel assured him, she will look at his plan to strike new Brexit deal if he becomes PM
Jeremy Hunt has told Sky News he has won assurances from Germany’s Angela Merkel to “look at” his plan to strike a new Brexit deal … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday said she had “nothing special to report” about her health.
Merkel was seen shaking at two separate public events … Read more
Former German Social Democrat leader Sigmar Gabriel is in favor of Chancellor Angela Merkel becoming the next European Council president, arguing she would be “the … Read more
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt told Sky News that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had indicated the EU would be willing to renegotiate the Brexit divorce … Read more
Walter Lübcke the president of the regional council of the central German city of Kassel was found dead in his garden early Sunday morning. He … Read more
Angela Merkel urged Harvard graduates Thursday to “tear down walls of ignorance and narrow-mindedness” in a speech laced with apparent jibes at Donald Trump and … Read more
German chancellor Angela Merkel insisted she has no other political ambitions once her mandate expires.
Merkel told a joint news conference with Dutch Prime … Read more
Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who often clashed with Angela Merkel when he was Italy’s prime minister, on matters ranging from fiscal discipline to … Read more