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Europe can't rely on US, says Angela Merkel

Europe can't rely on US, says Angela Merkel

At the G7 Summit last week, leaders, including Merkel, failed to convince Trump to commit to stay in the Paris climate deal.
 

Angela Merkel's conservatives extend lead over Social Democrats: Poll

Angela Merkel's conservatives extend lead over Social Democrats: Poll

German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s conservatives have extended their lead over the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) to 12 percentage points, a poll showed on Wednesday, almost four months before a federal election.

Angela Merkel urges 'respectful dialogue' in Turkey after referendum

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday urged Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to seek "respectful dialogue" within the country after his narrow win in a referendum extending his powers.

Donald Trump, Angela Merkel discuss Afghanistan, Ukraine crisis on phone

US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel has discussed the conflict in eastern Ukraine and the situation in Afghanistan over a phone call, the White House said.

Merkel's party easily beats centre-left in state poll

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party easily won a regional election Sunday, dealing an early blow to centre-left hopes of ending her more than decade-long reign.

Turkey PM Binali Yildirim says call with Merkel 'good and productive'

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Saturday a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel was "productive", after the nations clashed over rallies canceled in Germany ahead of an upcoming vote in Turkey.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel re-elected by Christian Democratic Union to lead it into 2017 polls

German Chancellor Angela Merkel re-elected by Christian Democratic Union to lead it into 2017 polls

Angela Merkel on Tuesday was elected by CDU to lead the party into next year`s elections.

Relief but muted enthusiasm as Merkel vows to run again

Relief but muted enthusiasm as Merkel vows to run again

The German economy is humming, the budget is balanced, unemployment is down, and her country is widely seen as the strongest voice in a troubled EU.

Angela Merkel to seek fourth term to defend threatened `values`

Angela Merkel to seek fourth term to defend threatened `values`

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she would seek a fourth term in elections next year to defend democratic principles in the face of looming threats at home and abroad.

Angela Merkel silent on fourth term despite glowing words from Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama called German Chancellor Angela Merkel an "outstanding" ally on Thursday and said she might get his support if he were a German citizen and she decided to run for a fourth term as leader of Europe`s largest economy.

Britain can't get full single market access with free movement concessions: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that Britain could not get concessions on the freedom of movement while retaining full access to the European single market, or other countries would want the same.

Merkel admits mistakes as anti-migrant party surges in Berlin

German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged Monday that there would be no repeat of last year`s "chaotic" border opening to refugees, after a stinging loss for her party in Berlin elections.

Czech police detain suspect in Merkel road incident

A man in a black Mercedes "attempted to join the motorcade as it moved between Prague airport and Czech government headquarters.

Russian actions caused `loss of trust` with NATO: Merkel

Russian actions caused `loss of trust` with NATO: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday that Russia`s actions in Ukraine had eroded mutual trust with the West, speaking on the eve of a major NATO summit in Poland.

German chancellor hopes that Britain stays in EU

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday reiterated her hope for Britain to stay in the EU.

Islamic State calls for attacks on German chancellery, Bonn airport

Islamic State calls for attacks on German chancellery, Bonn airport

Islamic State posted pictures on the Internet calling on German Muslims to carry out Brussels-style attacks in Germany, singling out Chancellor Angela Merkel`s offices and the Cologne-Bonn airport as targets, the SITE intelligence group reported.

Merkel in firing line over refugees after regional vote `debacle`

Merkel`s Christian Democratic Union was at the receiving end of voters` anger, suffering defeats in two out of three states in regional elections.

Germany encouraged illegal immigration: Czech PM

Germany encouraged illegal immigration: Czech PM

Germany encouraged illegal immigration to Europe with its humanitarian response to the refugee crisis, the Czech Prime Minister was cited as saying by a German newspaper on Wednesday.

Time 'Person of the Year': Islamic State's Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi could have been the winner?

Time 'Person of the Year': Islamic State's Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi could have been the winner?

Did you know Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi could have become Time 'Person of the Year'?

Time names Angela Merkel as 'Person of the Year 2015'

Time names Angela Merkel as 'Person of the Year 2015'

Time hailed Merkel's leadership during Europe`s debt, refugee and migrant crises, as well as Russia`s intervention in Ukraine.