Tag: Angela Merkel

staffNovember 5, 2018

German domestic spy chief won’t get new government job

Germany’s outgoing domestic intelligence chief won’t be given a new government job after lashing out at one of the governing ...

staffOctober 28, 2018

Blow for Merkel in German regional election

Both the parties in German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s governing coalition have suffered heavy losses in a regional election, early results ...

staffSeptember 25, 2018

Merkel: Still unclear what Britain wants in Brexit talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday that Britain had still not expressed a clear position on its post-Brexit relations with ...

staffSeptember 14, 2018

Italy hesitates over refugee deal with Germany, seeks concessions

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini denied Friday having reached a deal with Germany to take back migrants who had ...

staffSeptember 5, 2018

German conservative Weber announces run for top EU post

The leader of the European Parliament’s biggest party grouping, Germany’s Manfred Weber, says he wants to become the next head ...

staffAugust 27, 2018

Protesters face off in tense German city

Several people have been injured as police in the east German city of Chemnitz try to keep apart rival protests ...

staffAugust 18, 2018

Putin dances at Austria wedding before meeting Merkel

Russian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country’s foreign minister Saturday ...

staffJuly 11, 2018

Trump and Merkel in new war of words

US President Donald Trump has clashed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel over Russian influence and defense spending, ahead of a ...

staffJuly 11, 2018

Merkel recalls own East German youth in riposte to Trump

Chancellor Angela Merkel recalled her own youth in Soviet-dominated East Germany and said Germany was independent in its policy choices ...

staffJuly 10, 2018

Trump told to appreciate European allies

President Donald Trump has left for a Nato summit in Brussels with a stark warning from European Council President Donald ...