Germany's outspoken economy minister, and Angela Merkel's vice-chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel continued to make waves over the weekend when he attacked her handling of the migrant crisis, forcing the German chancellor to defend her refugee policy and firing the gun on the campaign for a general election next year. Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office has not confirmed a possible meeting conserning Ukrainian crisis on the sidelines of the G20 summit in China.
Submitted by Michael Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Last year, over one million refugees poured into Germany. Chancellor Angela Merkel said,“Wir schaffen das” — “We can do it.” These refugees were supposed to start an economic boom. TheShow More Summary
Angela Merkel's support among voters is continuing to fall, a new poll showing that half of Germans are doggedly opposed to the chancellor remaining in office beyond the 2017 elections. Russian Europe watchers comment on the poll results, and on whether there is any chance for Germany's next chancellor to soften Berlin's anti-Russian stance.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, speaking to a German television station, said that members of the EU should not be able to refuse Muslim refugees...
The last time we checked on Angela Merkel's plunging support in the polls, was in early August, when right after the three most recent terrorist attacks on German soil all conducted by ISIS-affiliated refugees, popular support for the Chancellor had plunged by a whopping 12%, with her approval rating crashing to just 47%. Show More Summary
Angela Merkel’s political fortunes continue to falter as several hundred thousand new migrants flood into Germany amid an outbreak of terror attacks.
Angela Merkel on Sunday refused to reveal her decision regarding potential run for the fourth chancellor's term.
German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said in an interview on Saturday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives had "underestimated" the challenge of integrating a record migrant influx. Gabriel is also leader of the Social Democrats...Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday urged people of Turkish origin living in Germany to take part in German society and not to bring conflicts taking place back in Turkey to Germany.
Polling in Germany is showing that Germany's citizens are becoming increasingly opposed to the idea of Angela Merkel sticking around as their nation's leader. Unsurprisingly, it could have something to do with the idea that an open-door policy regarding Syrian immigrants. Show More Summary
Reuters: “German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s domestic popularity has declined, a poll showed on Sunday, with 50 percent of Germans against her serving a fourth term in office after a federal election next year.“
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's domestic popularity has declined, a poll showed on Sunday, with 50 percent of Germans against her serving a fourth term in office after a federal election next year.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s potential run for the fourth chancellor's term is being opposed by 50 percent of German nationals, according to a survey published Sunday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said in an interview on Saturday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives had "underestimated" the challenge of integrating a record migrant influx.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will announce her decision on potential run for the fourth chancellor's term next spring, local media reported Saturday, citing sources in Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Sources in Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrat (CDU) party on Saturday denied a magazine report that said the German leader was delaying an announcement until spring 2017 on whether she will run for a fourth term in next year's federal election.
Nearly two dozen doctors from around the world have penned an open letter to President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Theresa May, Chancellor Angela Merkel other heads of state calling for an immediate stop to attacks on medical facilities...Show More Summary
The upcoming informal EU summit in Bratislava will be the first step in drafting the bloc's response to Brexit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday.
Vladimir Putin’s popularity in the Czech Republic has surged and could now be higher than that of Angela Merkel, who has seen steadily falling ratings, German mass media report, referring to data from recent opinion polls. Read Full Article at RT.com