Trump isolated at G7 talks over climate
Leaders of the G7 group of rich nations have failed to agree a statement on climate change, APA reports quoting BBC.
21:46 27 May
G7 leaders reach impasse on climate, urge cyber crackdown
Leaders from the world's major industrialized nations failed to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to back a landmark climate deal at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after hours of talks that were described by Germany's leader as "controversial", APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:33 27 May
France's Macron names Republican Philippe as PM
President Emmanuel Macron has chosen centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as France's new prime minister, APA reports citing BBC.
17:09 15 May
Merkel: Germany will move its soldiers if Turkey refuses lawmaker visit
Berlin may move its soldiers to another country if Ankara does not grant permission to members of the German parliament's defence committee to visit staff currently serving in a NATO mission on a Turkish air base, Chancellor Angela Merkel said, APA reported citing Reuters.
16:40 15 May
German minister cancels U.S. trip, calls in top brass over officer's arrest
German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Tuesday canceled a trip to the United States and summoned top military officials to discuss a spate of army scandals after the arrest of an officer suspected of planning a racially motivated attack, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:21 02 May
Merkel: EU's Tusk to seek talks with Erdogan
German Chancellor said head of European Council would seek to meet with Turkish president at a NATO summit at the end of May, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
00:28 30 April
Merkel to discuss Ukrainian crisis, Syria with Putin
German Chancellor Angela Merkel plans to discuss the situation in Syria and Ukraine during the talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on May 2, German government spokesman, Steffen Seibert, told a press briefing in Berlin on Friday, APA reported citing TASS.
18:11 28 April
Merkel proposes international fund to support women
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Tuesday announced plans to set up a new international fund to support female entrepreneurs, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
21:24 25 April
British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand
British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying she needed to strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union by bolstering support for her Brexit plan, APA reports quoting Reuters.
00:29 19 April
German chancellor calls UN inaction on Syria ‘disgrace’
German Chancellor Angela Merkel slammed Russia on Thursday for blocking a UN Security Council resolution in response to a chemical attack in northwestern Syria that reportedly killed dozens of people, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
23:03 06 April
Merkel: Germany will contribute to peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has sent a letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
15:18 06 April
Germany to Britain: No talks on future EU ties until Brexit terms clear
Germany's Angela Merkel made clear on Wednesday that there could be no negotiations on Britain's future ties with the European Union until the terms of Brexit were finalized, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:03 30 March
Germany's Merkel: No alternative to two-state solution
Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirmed on Friday Germany’s support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and urged the Israeli government to stop building new settlements in the occupied territories, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:47 24 March
Merkel's conservatives ahead of Germany's Social Democrats: poll
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives were ahead of the center-left Social Democrats (SPD) in the latest poll published six months before what is shaping up to be a tight national election, APA reports quoting Rueters.
05:10 23 March
Trump: US ideally seeks peaceful solution to Ukraine conflict
The United States ideally aims to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in the Ukraine, US President Donald Trump said during a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:46 18 March
In first Trump-Merkel meeting, awkward body language and a quip
The first face-to-face meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel started awkwardly on Friday and ended even more oddly, with a quip by Trump about wiretapping that left the German leader visibly bewildered, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:09 18 March
Trump praises Merkel on Germany's spending on defense, NATO
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States would respect historic institutions but that other countries must pay their fair share to support the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, APA reports quoting Reuters.
00:48 18 March
Exit poll gives Dutch PM Rutte big lead over far-right Wilders
The Netherlands' center-right Prime Minister Mark Rutte roundly saw off a challenge by anti-Islam, anti-EU Geert Wilders in an election on Wednesday, exit polls said, a huge relief to other EU governments facing a wave of nationalism, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:21 16 March
German state of Saarland bans Turkish rallies
Germany’s small western state of Saarland has announced Tuesday that it has decided to ban political rallies held by Turkish politicians, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:02 14 March
Some EU states cannot tolerate Turkey's rise: Erdogan
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that some EU countries could not tolerate Turkey's rise as an emerging power, and accused them of working against the "Yes" vote in Turkey's April 16 constitutional referendum, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
06:48 14 March