Angela Merkel's success was down to her populist politics and way of communicating, but a lack of foresight has proved her undoing, economist Reinhard Crusius wrote in German Economic News.
MAGDEBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel pleaded with German voters on Saturday to show patience with her refugee policy as anger builds over a record influx of migrants that could hurt her conservatives in three state elections next month.
George Clooney keeps close to his wife Amal while meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Federal Chancellery on Friday (February 12) in Berlin, Germany. The 54-year-old Hail! Ceasar star and Amal, 38, sat down to discuss the crisis in Syria, the refugee policy, and Germany’s commitment to the International Rescue Committee. PHOTOS: Check [...]
HAMBURG (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she is becoming more confident a deal to keep Britain in the European Union will be reached, but she warned more compromises may be needed on both sides.
Taking a break from promoting his latest film, "Hail, Caesar!," in Germany, George Clooney and his wife, Amal Clooney, paid a visit to Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday. The actor-activist and the human-rights attorney sat down for a private meeting with Merkel to discuss the crisis in Syria...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated that the United Kingdom should remain part of the 28-nation bloc – but only in case of "maintaining all of the principles, for example the principle of freedom of movement."
Amid a raging refugee crisis, German Chancellor Angela Merkel took some time off to meet with British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and actor George Clooney to discuss the current migrant policy and the war in Syria. The Clooneys are in Berlin to promote the opening of "Hail, Caesar!," a film starring George Clooney, at the […]
George Clooney, in town to promote Hail, Caesar!, which opened the Berlin Film Festival last night, drew attention away from the red carpet and onto Syria’s refugee crisis today when he met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The meeting...Show More Summary
It should come as no surprise to political historians that UK Prime Minister David Cameron has chosen the North German port city of Hamburg to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel to flesh out the last details of his bid to keep the UK inside the European Union.
With the refugee crisis showing no sign of abating, German Chancellor Angela Merkel continues to lose public support over her inability to resolve the issue, German media reported.
GAZIANTEP, Turkey — She may have had the best intentions, but Angela Merkel’s visit to Turkey couldn’t have come at a more awkward time. As the German chancellor arrived in Ankara to discuss how Turkey could do more to stem the tide of Syrian refugees crossing the Aegean Sea to reach Europe, tens of thousands [...]Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential contender Donald Trump said German Chancellor Angela Merkel was wrong to let in thousands of migrants into Germany and that the refugee crisis could trigger revolutions and even the endShow More Summary
After his speech at the European Parliament in 2014, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Pope Francis and demanded an explanation for his controversial statement, the pontiff told media.
Falling industrial production and weak exports suggest emerging markets may be chipping away at Germany’s economic miracle. Chancellor Angela Merkel has ridden out a refugee crisis. But if economic weakness is allowed to reach labour markets, her political fate could be sealed.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants to send NATO troops to the Turkish coast in order to support Turkey in the fight against illegal trafficking. However, it is unclear whether the increased military presence is connected to the escalation of conflict in Syria, German newspaper Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten (DWN) reported.
No evidence has yet been provided on alleged casualties as a result of Russian airstrikes in Syria, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s latest statement, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday.
This article first appeared on the Carnegie Europe site. Back in December 2015, when it became clear that refugees from the Middle East would continue to head toward Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel reassured her conservative Christian Democratic Union party that everything was under control. All she needed, she told party members, was more time. Show More Summary
Berlin’s legacy of division is clear to anyone visiting the German capital. Sections of the wall that once separated the democratic West from the Communist East have been left standing as reminders of the costs of partition. When the...Show More Summary
More ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel held talks in Ankara Monday on how to reduce the influx of people into Europe as reports emerged that another 33 people died off Turkey’s coast attempting to reach Greece. Turkey’s coast guard said 22 migrants died after their boat capsized in the Bay of Edremit,…