On May 10, Russian President Vladimir Putin once again justified the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact as a statesmanlike act defending Russia's national interests. This time Putin did so with German Chancellor Angela Merkel next to him. The Molotov-Ribbentrop...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to rapidly implement measures agreed under the Feb. 12 Minsk ceasefire, Hollande's office said in a statement.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has come under pressure again as Belgium and the Netherlands have arranged formal investigations into the revelation that the German BND passed their citizens’ data to US intelligence.
Germany hopes that the United Kingdom votes to remain part of the European Union in the 2017 referendum, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday in an attempt to gauge how far Berlin will go to keep the world's fifth-largest economy inside the European Union ahead of a referendum on membership.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday in Berlin as part of a round of meetings with European leaders over Britain's potential exit from the European Union.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing a painful dilemma, whether to allow Greece to leave the Eurozone and so far push it into Moscow's warm embrace, or to write off Greece's debts.
Ahead of David Cameron's visit with German Chancellor Angela Merkel tomorrow, Michael Wohlgemuth, Director of Open Europe Berlin, assesses how the wider German audience perceives of the UK-EU debate, making recommendations on how the drive for EU reform can cut through. The post Ja, aber: Germany and Cameron’s quest for EU-reform. appeared first on Open Europe.
WASHINGTON -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel has no plans to push for the legalization of same-sex marriage, despite the overwhelming support of a marriage equality referendum in Ireland last week. Germany has had civil partnerships...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel topped the Forbes list of the world's 100 most powerful women for the fifth consecutive year, edging past U.S. presidential candidate Hilary Clinton, who came in second in the 2015 annual ranking.
Following Ireland's historic referendum on gay marriage, which saw a 2:1 margin of victory in favor of equality, a spokesperson for German Chancellor Angela Merkel has swiftly put a kibosh on rumors that Germany might soon follow suit and make...
Ranked the world's most powerful woman in 2015 by Forbes, German Chancellor Angela Merkel remains embroiled in controversy over how complicit the German government was in allowing the National Security Agency to gather intelligence data on its citizens.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has held on to her title as the world’s most powerful woman in the Forbes’ 2015 rating, for the tenth year running.
German chancellor Angela Merkel can breathe easy — Forbes has announced that she matters. The magazine’s annual “100 Most Powerful Women in the World” list has Merkel earning the top spot, followed by Hillary Clinton, Melinda Gates, Janet Yellen and Mary Barra. Oprah was the highest ranking woman in the media category, at 12. Show More Summary
Angela Merkel Retains No. 1 Ranking;19 Newcomers to List NEW YORK (May 26, 2015) – Forbes today announced its 12th annual World’s 100 Most Powerful Women, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel topping this year’s list for the fifth consecutive year and ten times in total. She is followed by presidential candidate [...]
When Greece is locked in bailout talks with its international creditors, there are only two German politicians that markets seem to pay attention to — finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and of course, Chancellor Angela Merkel. But it seems there's a split between the two on the best approach to the Greek situation. Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Merkel Stamps Out Optimism on Greece After Tsipras Talks. (video) German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that greater efforts are needed to unlock bailout funds for Greece after late-night negotiations with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras failed to yield any sign of a breakthrough. Show More Summary
After Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Riga during a European summit on Thursday night, Athens believes a deal is close — but not everyone agrees. The last few days have seen a flurry of Greek government...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been heavily criticized for failing to come clean over what she knew about her government's involvement in mass surveillance by the US National Security Agency when addressing parliament on Thursd...
BERLIN (Reuters) - The crisis in Ukraine makes the European Union's partnership with the bloc's eastern neighbors more important than ever, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday, insisting that the initiative is not directed against Russia.