Tag: Angela Merkel

German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer (L) talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel as they arrive for a family picture before a French-German ministerial conference to coordinate European reform proposals ahead of EU summit on June 28-29, 2018 on June 19, 2018, at the Meseberg Palace, northeastern Germany. - German Chancellor Angela …

Amid Fractious Coalition, Merkel Deputy Resists Eurozone Joint Budget Plan

BERLIN (AP) – Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Bavarian allies responded skeptically Wednesday to the German leader’s agreement to a future eurozone budget, adding to a conflict over migration that has shaken the government. Bavaria’s Christian Social Union party is locked in

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New Migrant Crisis Threatens to Bring Down Merkel in 48 Hours

The era of Angela Merkel may be coming to an end as longstanding disagreements on migration policies between her and her Bavarian allies threaten to come to a head and potentially unseat the German leader, who has been at the country’s helm since 2005.

Police officers secure the courtroom of Celle, northern Germany, prior to the trial of the Iraqi jihadist Abu Walaa, accused of radicalising young men and running a jihadist network linked to the Berlin truck attacker, alongside four co-defendants accused of supporting IS, on September 26, 2017. Notorious hate preacher Abu …

Migrant Grabbed Cop Gun, Attempted to Shoot Officer During Deportation

A failed Nigerian asylum seeker attempted to wrestle a firearm away from a police officer in the German city of Landshut leading to condemnation of the country’s migrant policies from the police union. The GdP union slammed the German federal government following

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Exclusive — Grenell: NATO Allies Unprepared, Not Meeting Commitments

BERLIN, Germany: Tackling NATO nations failing to meet their alliance obligations is a key priority for President Trump, his right-hand-man in Europe has revealed in major and unprecedented remarks on the credibility of the military of the European Union’s largest economy.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L-R) and French President Emmanuel Macron gesture on the balcony of the town hall of Aachen after Macron recieved the International Charlemagne Prize at a ceremony on May 10, 2018 in Aachen, Germany.

Merkel, EU Leaders Cling to Iran Nuclear Deal

BERLIN (AP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday it would be wrong to cancel the nuclear agreement with Iran, highlighting it as one of her main differences of opinion between Berlin and Washington. President Donald Trump announced last week

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German Economic Growth Slows, Lowest Since 2016

BERLIN (AP) – German economic growth slowed to 0.3 percent in the first quarter, its weakest performance in more than a year, official data showed Tuesday. The quarter-on-quarter economic growth reported by the Federal Statistical Office compared with an expansion

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Merkel Attacks Trump’s Pullout from Iran Deal, Gets Peace Prize

ASSISI, Italy (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel lamented Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull his country out of the Iran nuclear accord was making the situation in the Middle East “even more difficult” and warned Europeans to be skeptical of “easy” solutions promised by populists.

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Merkel: Europe Will Push Back if Hit With Trump’s Trade Tariffs

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The leaders of Germany, France and Britain are ready to push back if the Trump administration does not permanently exempt the European Union from new import taxes on aluminum and steel imports, German Chancellor said Sunday.

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Caroline Glick: Germany Abets a New World War

Germany, protecting Iran and Hezbollah, fails to note the lessons of the two world wars it started: If you wish to prevent a world war, you shouldn’t empower forces that seek to initiate one.

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Approaching 13 Per Cent of All German Residents Are Foreign Born

Nearly 13 per cent of residents in central-European powerhouse Germany are now foreign-born according to the national statistics bureau, in news that comes shortly after the revelation that nearly a quarter of all Germans possess a migrant background.

German policemen enter in the vicinity of the Gerhart-Hauptmann former school on January 11, 2018 during an operation to evacuate the building which has been occupied in parts by refugees since December 2012 in Berlin's Kreuzberg district. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Maurizio Gambarini / Germany OUT

Merkel Admits ‘No-Go’ Zones Exist in Germany

Angela Merkel has admitted the existence of ‘no-go areas’, where outsiders are afraid to enter, in Germany — just months after Breitbart London editor in chief Raheem Kassam comprehensively documented their existence in his groundbreaking book.