BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel hammered out the framework for a deal with state premiers on Wednesday on reforms to Germany's renewable energy law aimed at curbing the costs and controlling the speed of the future roll-out of green power sources.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan voiced concern Tuesday over the upcoming Bundestag's vote on the recognition of Armenian genocide in World War I in a telephone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
There are more concerns for German Chancellor Angela Merkel ahead of next year’s federal election, with a new opinion poll showing public support for Merkel's grand coalition plunging below 50 percent for the first time, amid continued criticism over the country's immigration policy.
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Augsburg (Germany) (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman on Monday condemned the claim by a right-wing politician that most Germans would not want footballer Jerome Boateng, whose father is Ghanaian, as their neighbour....Show More Summary
German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel questioned the need for further negotiations with the United States on the Transatlantic Partnership (TTIP) and criticized Angela Merkel's premature steps in this direction.
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are commemorating victims of the battle of Verdun, one of the bloodiest operations of the World War I.
VERDUN, France (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande together marked the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun on Sunday, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern France for the 300,000 soldiers killed.
Thomas de Maizière, the German minister of the interior, is one of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s closest advisers, having served continuously in her cabinet since she took office in 2005. A former chief of staff to the chancellor and defense minister, de Maizière is now in his second, even more challenging, stint as interior minister. In […]
A British exit from the European Union would be a serious risk to global economic growth, Group of Seven leaders said in a summit declaration on Friday, although German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the issue had not been discussed. The...Show More Summary
ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - A British exit from the European Union would be a serious risk to global economic growth, Group of Seven leaders said in a summit declaration on Friday, although German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the issue had not been discussed.
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Seventy-seven percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to stand strong against Turkey.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that she disagreed with critics of the EU-Turkey migration deal who said the agreement was a failure.
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Cabinet is meeting to finalize details of new measures to help deal with the influx of some 1.1 million migrants who were registered entering Germany last year, including getting them into the workforce faster and promoting broader German language skills. Among other things, the measures being discussed Wednesday foresee […]
BERLIN (Reuters) - The leaders of Russia and Ukraine discussed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the French President preparations to hold elections in an eastern Ukrainian area hit by a pro-Russian insurrection, according to the german government.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a meeting Monday and agreed that the Turkey-EU negotiations on a visa-free regime should be continued, local media reported.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday she was concerned about Turkey's decision to strip a hundred lawmakers of parliamentary immunity, saying she would monitor the developments closely.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has admitted "Grave concerns" over the EU-Turkey migrant deal ahead of talks in Ankara Monday (May 23), as the whole question of Turkey’s membership of the European Union sparked a row in the UK over Brexit.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is not interested in listening to those who advocate democracy and human rights in Turkey, chief editor of the Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet, Can Dundar, said in an interview with German newspaper Bild.