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.
VERDUN, France (AP) — France’s president and Germany’s chancellor want their countries’ improbable friendship to be a source of hope for today’s fractured Europe as they commemorate the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In extensive ceremonies Sunday in eastern France, Francois Hollande of France and Angela Merkel of Germany are marking […]
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.
BERLIN (AP) — Ahead of her visit to Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel says “some developments in Turkey fill us with big worries.” The chancellor expressed concern over the Kurdish conflict in an interview with weekly Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung on Sunday saying “we want that the Kurdish people have an equal place and a good […]
Many developments in Turkey regarding the Kurdish population is a cause of great concern in Germany, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would raise the Turkish parliament's vote to strip its members of immunity when she meets President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday, voicing disquiet at a measure likely meant to sideline the pro-Kurdish opposition.
At this stage, Russia's return to the G8 format is impossible, the Office of the Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel said, cited by Deutsche Welle.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday held a phone talk with his French counterpart Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the deployment of a special police mission of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) to Ukraine's southeast, according to a statement published on the presidential website.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party fell to its lowest level in four and a half years, a poll showed on Thursday, in a sign voters are still upset despite a recent drop in new migrant arrivals.