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In World
September 25, 2017 10:29 am gmt |
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Germany’s conservative chancellor Angela Merkel may have won her fourth consecutive national election on Sunday (September 24), but she faces a huge challenge in trying to forge a three-way alliance between parties far apart on the political spectrum. Speaking to her supporters, Merkel said the...
In World
June 23, 2017 4:41 am gmt |
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described UK plans to ensure the rights of EU citizens in Britain after Brexit as “a good start”. However, she said there were “many, many other questions” about Brexit and there was “still a lot to do”. The UK proposal was unvei...
In Europe
June 10, 2017 9:51 am gmt |
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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto welcomed Chancellor Angela Merkel to Mexico City’s National Palace on Friday (June 09) in the second stop of her Latin America trip to talk up free trade deals between the EU and the region. Mexico is currently in talks with the European Union to finalise a ...
In Europe
May 27, 2017 9:19 am gmt |
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Group of Seven leaders had a “controversial” debate on climate change, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters on Friday (May 26), with U.S. President Donald Trump urged by everyone at the table to back the Paris Accords. Speaking on the sidelines of a summit in the Sicilian town o...
In Europe
December 31, 2016 12:39 pm gmt |
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Islamist terrorism is the biggest challenge facing Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel has said in her New Year message. Referring to the deadly truck attack in Berlin by a Tunisian asylum seeker, she said it was “sickening” when acts of terror were carried out by people who had sought prot...
In Britain
October 21, 2016 10:32 am gmt |
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday (Oct 20) told EU leaders that Britain would not just rubber-stamp agreements made between the other member states when they meet as 27. In her first European Council, she said that as long as the UK was a full member of the EU, it wanted a seat at […]...
In Europe
October 21, 2016 5:41 am gmt |
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The European Union is willing to maintain good relations with Russia after the bloc’s leaders agreed on Friday (Oct 21) to remain united in policies towards Moscow, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday (Oct 21). “We’ve had a very intensive exchange of views today especiall...
In Europe
October 11, 2016 1:15 pm gmt |
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel said during a visit to the Ethiopian capital on Tuesday (October 11) that protests there must be allowed and the police response should be proportionate. She also said opposition groups should be included in the political process. Ethiopia has been hit by a wave of pro...
In Europe
September 27, 2016 11:29 am gmt |
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday (September 26) said the European Union needed to establish migrant deals with Egypt and Tunisia along the lines of the agreement it already has with Turkey. Merkel said deals like the EU-Turkey pact were key to combatting illegal migration. “That means ...
In Europe
September 8, 2016 7:14 am gmt |
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Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday (September 7) vowed to continue efforts to strengthen security at home and speed up repatriations of migrants who were denied asylum in Germany, but insisted the overall situation was much better now than a year ago. Merkel, whose conservative party lost signific...
In Europe
September 4, 2016 6:04 am gmt |
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose conservative party faces possible defeat in an election in her home state on Sunday (September 4), said that the consistent policy of repatriation of migrants without the right to stay is necessary. The big influx of refugees and migrants has dragged her approva...
In Europe
August 23, 2016 11:17 am gmt |
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The leaders of the euro zone’s biggest economies held talks on Monday (August 22) in the aftermath of Britain’s shock decision to leave the European Union and said Europe had to turn its back on populists who blamed Brussels for all its problems. Speaking on an aircraft carrier off the It...
In Europe
August 18, 2016 11:18 am gmt |
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Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday refugees had not brought terrorism to Germany, adding that Islam belonged in the country as long as it was practiced in a way that respected the constitution. More than a million people fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East, Africa and elsewhere arrived...
In Britain
August 13, 2016 10:47 am gmt |
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Theresa May and her husband Philip took the mountain air in Switzerland at the start of their summer holiday. Wearing sturdy boots, carrying rucksacks and hiking sticks, they trekked through a forest in the Swiss Alps basking in glorious sunshine. Mrs May shares a passion for hill walking with German...
In Europe
July 23, 2016 12:16 pm gmt |
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Bavarian authorities held a minute of silence on Saturday (July 23) for the victims of a shooting attack in Munich in which nine people were killed. Bavarian State Prime Minister Horst Seehofer and Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann presided a crisis meeting after an 18-year-old German-Irani...
In Britain
July 18, 2016 10:44 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister Theresa May is to make her entry on the international stage on Wednesday, meeting European leaders for talks in Berlin and Paris. Mrs May will hold face-to-face meetings with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande. Britain’s exit from the E...
In Europe
June 28, 2016 8:14 am gmt |
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The leaders of Germany, France and Italy urged Britain on Monday (June 27) not to waste time in starting a divorce procedure with the European Union (EU), warning against uncertainty in a long impasse. Despite the referendum result of Brexit last week, Britain’s divorce procedure with the EU wi...
In Europe
May 26, 2016 10:58 am gmt |
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived Japan on Thursday (May 26) ahead of the opening ceremony of Group of Seven (G7) leader summit. She will join Barack Obama, Shinzo Abe, David Cameron and leaders from France, Canada and chief of International Monetary Fund and EU Commissioner for the two-day ann...
In World
May 26, 2016 5:28 am gmt |
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Security was at its highest level in central Japan on Thursday (May 26) as meeting of the Group of Seven (G7) leader’s summit kicked off. Heavy police presence was seen near the main venue in Mie prefecture, where world leaders Barack Obama, David Cameron, Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel and Prime M...