All posts tagged "Angela Merkel"
Merkel party wins state vote as Germany’s election year starts
Her conservative party delivered an unexpectedly strong performance
- Posted March 26, 2017
Germany rejects Trump’s claim it owes NATO ‘vast sums’
Germany's defense minister said that "there's no debtor's account at NATO"
- Posted March 19, 2017
Trump: US ‘must be paid more’ to defend Germany
"Germany owes ... vast sums of money to NATO," he tweeted
- Posted March 18, 2017
Germany’s Merkel formally nominated for election run
Won the support of 95% of delegates at a convention of the Christian Democrats' branch
- Posted February 25, 2017
Germany: Merkel’s party slips behind center-left SPD in poll
- Posted February 24, 2017
Merkel backs ‘free, independent press’ amid Trump media criticism
Assures mutual respect in Germany between the government and the media
- Posted February 18, 2017
Merkel, governors agree to step up Germany’s deportations
Merkel, who faces a national election in September, has called repeatedly for a "national effort" to make sure that people without the right to stay leave the country
- Posted February 9, 2017
Merkel to Seek Common Ground with Trump ‘Wherever Possible’
Germany has Europe's biggest economy. The United States was its largest single trading partner in 2015, with German exports significantly outweighing imports from America
- Posted February 6, 2017
Germany will hold this Year’s General Election on Sept. 24.
Germany’s head of state says this year’s general election will be held Sept. 24. German President Joachim Gauck on Tuesday announced he’d approved the Cabinet’s proposed date, the last Sunday in September. The vote is expected to...
- Posted January 24, 2017
Conservative German lawmaker is quitting Merkel’s party
Erika Steinbach criticized Merkel's welcoming approach to asylum-seekers
- Posted January 14, 2017