Merkel seeks united front with China amid Trump trade fears
Chancellor Angela Merkel visits China on Thursday, seeking to close ranks with the world's biggest exporting nation as US President Donald Trump shakes up explosive issues from trade to Iran's nuclear deal.
Merkel blasts breaches of Ukraine truce
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday said she was deeply concerned by repeated breaches of a ceasefire between government forces and Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine.
Merkel in Washington to make Germany heard again
German Chancellor Angela Merkel heads to the White House Friday for talks with Donald Trump, facing an uphill struggle to save the Iran nuclear deal, avoid a trade war and make her relationship with the US president functional again.
Merkel heads for tough Trump talks on trade, Iran nuclear deal
German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits US President Donald Trump on Friday for a last-ditch European effort to prevent a transatlantic trade war and save the Iran nuclear deal.
Man drives into crowd in Germany, at least 2 dead
A man smashed a van into a packed restaurant terrace in Germany Saturday killing at least two people before shooting himself dead, with authorities ruling out an "Islamist" motive.
Immigration row overshadows start of Merkel's fourth term
A scuffle over immigration has marred the first weeks in office of Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth coalition, promising anything but smooth sailing in the years ahead for the loveless left-right alliance.
Buhari congratulates Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin on re-election
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated German Chancellor, Angela Merkel and President Vladimir Putin of Russia on their re-election. A statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina yesterday, said President Buhari told Chancellor Merkel that her victory “is a testimony of your hard-work, competence and trust of the German people, qualities which…
Merkel congratulates Putin, urges dialogue to address 'challenges'
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday congratulated Vladimir Putin on his re-election as Russia's president, while stressing the need for continued dialogue to address key "challenges".