EU to discuss further sanctions against Russia: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced Thursday that the European Union will discuss further sanctions against Russia on its special summit in Brussels Saturday.

Tensions over Russian aid convoy as Merkel heads to Kiev

Parts of a mammoth aid convoy from Moscow on Saturday crossed back from rebel-held east Ukraine to Russian territory, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel jetted into Kiev for crisis talks.

100 Russian lorries return as Angela Merkel visits Ukraine

As German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in the Ukrainian capital, about 100 lorries from an unauthorised Russian aid convoy crossed back over the border from eastern Ukraine, BBC reported.

Obama, Merkel warn of dangerous escalation in Ukraine

US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have warned that the presence of Russian military personnel and its shelling in Ukraine`s territory was triggering a "dangerous escalation" of the conflict in the region.

Merkel slams Russia over Ukraine convoy

Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accused Russia of risking a further escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine by sending an aid convoy into the region without Kiev`s permission.

Ready to send arms to Iraqi Kurds to fight IS: Germany

In a major departure from its long-standing policy of not exporting arms to a conflict region, Germany on Wednesday decided to supply weapons to Kurdish forces battling the "barbaric" IS militants in northern Iraq.

Germany`s Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Kiev on Saturday and meet with top officials, making her first visit to Ukraine since the crisis there erupted.

Merkel calls Russia sanctions over Ukraine `necessary`

erman Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday said the European Union`s sanctions against Russia were "unfortunately necessary" to convey that the West was serious in its stance on the Ukraine crisis.

Merkel urges Putin to stop sending arms, advisors to Ukraine

Merkel expressed "concern about the situation in eastern Ukraine", her spokesman Steffen Seibert said in a statement. 

Merkel warns against cutting ties with Putin over Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned on Wednesday against severing ties with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the Ukraine crisis but said he must also do his part.

Merkel warns against cutting ties with Putin over Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Wednesday against severing ties with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the Ukraine crisis but said he must also do his part.

Use influence to achieve ceasefire in Ukraine: Merkel to Putin

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to use his influence over the pro-Russian separatists to achieve an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine where a Malaysian passenger plane with 298 people on board was brought down by a missile.

CIA station chief leaves Germany after expulsion order

The CIA station chief in Germany left the country today after Berlin`s shock decision last week to demand his expulsion, the US and German governments said.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Germany`s Merkel for FIFA WC win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the "splendid victory" of her country`s football team in just-wrapped FIFA World Cup held in Brazil.

Obama calls German Chancellor to discuss Iran and Ukraine

US President Barack Obama has called German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss the current Ukraine situation and the progress made in negotiations with Iran and its nuclear program.

Germany, US `great friends` despite new spying row: John Kerry

Germany and the United States remain "great friends" despite a new spying scandal that saw the CIA station chief in Berlin expelled, US Secretary of State John Kerry insisted.

Angela Merkel laments breakdown of trust in US spy row

Chancellor Angela Merkel lamented the breakdown in trust between Germany and the United States amid a spying row that saw the CIA chief in Berlin expelled from the country.

Germany says expulsion of US spy chief was inevitable

Germany`s decision to ask the CIA station chief in Berlin to leave the country was an inevitable response to fresh allegations of US spying on Berlin, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Friday.

Anger mounts as Germany unearths second US spy suspect

German politicians reacted angrily on Wednesday to news of a suspected US spy in the defence ministry, which came days after the arrest of a German foreign intelligence agency worker as a suspected CIA informant.

No meeting with Merkel during Modi`s transit halt in Germany

There will not be any meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during Modi`s transit halt in Germany on July 13 en route to Brazil for the BRICS Summit.