Lawmakers from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party are pressuring the government to prevent France from delivering two warships to Russia. The post German Lawmakers Push to Stop French Warship Delivery to Russia appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
While a U.S. official said Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 was shot down by a missile supplied by Russia to separatists in eastern Ukraine, Russian media reported that President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the need for an objective investigation.
Buy it, rename it “Graf Zeppelin.” German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday suggested France should halt the export of Mistral warships to Russia, even if the current sanctions regime still allows it. “In Germany, we are putting on hold the construction of a shooting centre in Russia, given the situation,” she said during a press […]
Not since President George W. Bush hit German Chancellor Angela Merkel with an impromptu double-Vulcan-neck-pinch has there been such an awkward moment in U.S. relations with Germany. Things were already strained after Edward Snowden’s revelation that the U.S. monitored Merkel’s cellphone communications, but they went from bad to worse last week when two more cases [...]
IN MAY Forbes magazine put Angela Merkel at the top of its ranking of the world's most powerful women for the fourth consecutive year. No surprise there: this is someone who has been German Chancellor since 2005, is hugely popular with the electorate, and is the dominant force in the European Union. Show More Summary
At least they're talking again. President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke Tuesday for the first time since she tossed out the CIA's man in Berlin.
Credits: Guido Bergmann/Bundesregierung via Getty Images Alt Text: Angela Merkel with the German football team Football-loving Chancellor seems more popular than ever after Germany's World Cup success First Reaction Monday, July 14,Show More Summary
In a thrilling championship game in Rio de Janeiro, Mario Götze booted the lone goal in the second extra-time period, giving a unified Germany its first World Cup win, setting off cheers led by the nation’s Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Caption this: (L-R) President of the German Football Association (DFB) Wolfgang Niersbach, German President Joachim Gauck and German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina on Sunday. Read more...
By ARYEH SAVIR Tazpit News Agency JERAUSALEM – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke yesterday evening \with several world leaders, including UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry regarding Operation ‘Protective Edge’ and its implications. Netanyahu told them that no country in the world would agree to […]
On the occasion of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s state visit in Beijing where she met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Airbus Helicopters signs a record 123 civil helicopters with three customers from various Chinese provinces today. The rotorcraft will be […]
Hillary Clinton criticized the National Security Agency (NSA) for spying on Chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone, calling it “absolutely wrong” in an interview with German media outlet Spiegel published Tuesday. Former government contractor Edward Snowden’s leaks revealed in October that Merkel’s phone calls were intercepted by the NSA, damaging diplomatic… Read More
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday that if reports that a German intelligence employee spied for the United States are proven true, it would be a “clear contradiction” of trust between the allies. Click here to read the sto...
"If the allegations are true, it would be for me a clear contradiction as to what I consider to be trusting cooperation between agencies and partners," said German Chancellor Angela Merkel regarding the alleged American spy within Germany's intelligence agency. The latest tally is 14 fatalities out of 82 people shot. Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday that if reports that a German intelligence employee spied for the United States are proven true, it would be a “clear contradiction” of trust between the allies.
Airbus Group NV’s helicopter division sealed a deal on Monday to sell 123 helicopters to Chinese companies during German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s China visit. The orders, including both light single-engine helicopters from Airbus Helicopters’...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel met the Chinese premier Monday and hailed ties between the two sides. She is in China leading a large business business delegation to promote trade with the Asian economic giant.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in China yesterday at the invite of Premier Li Keqiang and her very first stop was in Chengdu, where she learned how to cook kungpao chicken from a Sichuan chef. [ more › ]
Hillary Clinton was in Berlin Sunday and called German Chancellor Angela Merkel “the greatest leader in Europe” and said it was time the United States had a woman leader, although she didn’t confirm she would seek it reported Reuters. The former Senator and Secretary of State was promoting her book “Hard Choices”, and also called
It was only a summer ago when it was revealed, courtesy of Edward Snowden, that the NSA had been listening in to the cell phone call of German chancellor Angela Merkel. This resulted in a prompt summoning of the US ambassador to Germany for a stern talking down and... Show More Summary