Merkel calls for free trade as EU, Asia meet
German Chancellor Angela Merkel issued a rallying call for free trade Friday as EU and Asian leaders met to unite in defiance of US President Donald Trump's "America first" approach.
Merkel warns of no-deal Brexit danger as Europe meets
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Wednesday that Europe must be prepared for a no-deal Brexit, as EU leaders sought to unblock stalled divorce talks with Britain.
Wounded Germany confront world champions, France today
Germany coach, Joachim Löw warned world champions, France, his side have “learned a few things” from their “painful” Nations League defeat to the Netherlands ahead of this night’s clash in Paris. Germany head to Saint-Denis bottom of League A Group One following a 3-0 reverse in Amsterdam on Saturday. Löw hit out at his players…
Merkel vows to 'win back trust' after Bavaria poll debacle
German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Monday to "win back trust" from voters after squabbling within her three-party coalition was blamed for severe election losses in the state of Bavaria.
US is loser by abandoning Iran nuclear deal
Iran's president boasted Sunday that the United States has lost against the Islamic republic's "righteousness and wisdom" by walking out of the landmark nuclear deal. "Everyone knows that America has lost legally and politically by giving up on its international obligations and that we have achieved victory," said President Hassan Rouhani in a speech at…
Netherlands hammer Germany to increase pressure on Loew
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk led the Netherlands to a crushing 3-0 win over Germany on Saturday in the Nations League to ramp up the pressure on German coach Joachim Loew.
Djokovic to face Zverev in semifinals at Asian Tennis Circuit
Novak Djokovic of Serbia defeated South Africa’s Kevin Anderson to reach the semifinals and will face Germany’s Alexander Zverev who dismissed Britain’s Kyle Edmund 6/4; 6/4. Borna Coric of Croatia defeated Australia’s Matthew Ebden, 7/5; 6/4 and will meet the winner of the Federer-Nishikori quarterfinal match. The Djokovic match was a matter of career record…
Iranian diplomat extradited to Belgium over 'bomb plot'
An Iranian diplomat linked to an alleged bomb plot against an Iranian opposition rally in France has been extradited to Belgium from Germany, prosecutors said on Tuesday. The Vienna-based Iranian, who has previously been identified as Assadollah Assadi, was handed over and will appear before the Belgian judge in charge of the case on Wednesday,…
Loew blocked from meeting Ozil at Arsenal training
Germany head coach Joachim Loew was reportedly blocked from meeting Mesut Ozil at Arsenal's training ground on Monday to discuss the midfielder's fiery retirement from international duty.