Articles Tagged 'Angela Merkel'
Merkel signals readiness for new election after coalition talks collapse
BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer a new election to ruling with a minority after talks on forming a three-way coalition… READ MORE
Netanyahu tells Merkel concerned over rise in anti-Semitism
Jerusalem (AFP) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday Israel was concerned over a rise in anti-Semitism, after a right-wing… READ MORE
Merkel strikes reserved tone ahead of Macron’s Europe speech
BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel struck a note of caution with respect to French calls for deeper European integration on Monday, a day… READ MORE
Report: Saudi Arabia, UAE Will Donate $100M to Ivanka Trump-Proposed Women Entrepreneurs Fund
Two Arab countries have pledged to donate $100 million towards a fund designed for women entrepreneurs proposed by the president’s eldest daughter and adviser Ivanka… READ MORE
EU founders speak of possible ‘multispeed’ future after Brexit
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and leaders of other founding states of the European Union spoke on Friday of some countries moving ahead faster than others… READ MORE
Berlin attack: Merkel vows ‘national effort’ on deportation
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised a new push to send home failed asylum seekers after Berlin truck attacker Anis Amri murdered 12 people.
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Angela Merkel calls for Germany BURKA BAN saying ‘the full veil is not appropriate here’ in astonishing U-turn
GERMAN premier Angela Merkel called for a ban on the Burka for the first time as she launched a bid to remain in power with… READ MORE
Merkel to seek fourth term to defend threatened ‘values’
Berlin – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she would seek a fourth term in elections next year to defend democratic principles in the face… READ MORE
Merkel’s party places 3rd in German election
Angela Merkel’s ruling CDU party has been beaten into third place by an anti-immigrant and anti-Islam party in elections in a north-eastern German state.
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Clearing Germany’s migrant backlog
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has defended her policies on refugees, in the wake of recent terror attacks. As tensions grow, the government is still trying to deal with the large number of migrants who took advantage of Germany’s open borders last year.
There were endless corridors where officials bustled through with files, offices with computers, microscopes and fingerprint-readers.
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