Angela Merkel

Trump

Donald Trump Had a Very Weird Weekend at the G7 Summit

He announced trade deals with partners who then contradicted him, said he definitely wasn't surprised by a surprise arrival, and, of course, plugged his own golf course.
David Gilbert
8.26.19
Germany

Germany's Angela Merkel Is in Big Trouble Again

If the Social Democrats party pulls out of its "grand coalition" with Merkel's party, Germany's government could collapse.
Tim Hume
6.3.19
Brexit

Angela Merkel is finally doing something about the Brexit disaster. She might be too late

The German leader is in Ireland on Thursday to discuss the threat of a no-deal Brexit
David Gilbert
4.4.19
Germany

German lawmakers want Trump’s ambassador kicked out

U.S. diplomat Richard Grenell has been accused of acting like “a high commissioner of an occupying power.”
David Gilbert
3.20.19
Huawei

Trump threatens Germany: We won’t share intel if you use Huawei

The German embassy in Washington confirmed it received the letter, but declined to comment on its contents.
David Gilbert
3.12.19
Germany

Angela Merkel’s 18-year reign could be coming to an end

The grand coalition government headed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel is once again on the brink of collapse.
David Gilbert
10.15.18
Germany

The real reason Merkel’s coalition is in crisis is the rise of the far-right AfD

“That’s why the CSU is panicking — trying to do whatever it takes to hold the AfD down and secure its vote.”
Tim Hume
7.5.18
Germany

Merkel just got railroaded by German hard-liners into opening border camps for migrants

“These measures are only a sticking plaster on what looks set to remain a major and long-term crisis for Europe.”
Tim Hume
7.3.18
ΝΑΤΟ

Trump is using U.S. troops as a bargaining chip to raise NATO defense spending

"This is no longer sustainable for us.”
David Gilbert
7.3.18
Germany

Angela Merkel could soon be brought down — by her own coalition

The head of her junior coalition partner has threatened to resign over the immigration deal she cut at the EU summit
Tim Hume
7.2.18
immigration

The EU just agreed to get a lot tougher on migrants entering Europe

NGO warns EU members are "withdrawing from their responsibility to save human lives.”
Tim Hume
6.29.18
Germany

Trump’s attacks on Merkel over migrant crime have backfired big-time, analysts say

Germans are angered by the U.S. president’s interference and rallying around their chancellor.
Tim Hume
6.20.18
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