Thousands protest against coal use ahead of climate Summit in Bonn
Participants of the upcoming UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) are set to discuss various aspects the Paris climate deal's implementation, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
00:29 05 November
German parties start to find common ground in coalition talks
The parties that are considering joining forces in Germany’s next government found common ground in talks on education and digital infrastructure on Monday, but remain far apart on issues that provoked stormy clashes among them last week, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:54 30 October
Europe rejects Catalonia's independence
European governments have sharply criticized the Catalan Parliament’s decision to declare independence from Spain and announced that they would not recognize it, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:05 28 October
EU needs Turkey more, says bloc’s ex-enlargement chief
The European Union's former commissioner for enlargement on Thursday criticized the decade-long accession negotiations for Turkey to become a member of the bloc, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
05:29 27 October
Germany: No coalition agreement yet on Turkey policy
Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative CDU/CSU bloc and its potential coalition partners could not yet reach a common position on policy regarding Turkey, senior party officials said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
23:33 26 October
German parliament holds opening session
Germany's newly elected parliament is set to hold its opening session, with lawmakers from the nationalist, anti-migration Alternative for Germany taking their seats for the first time after last month's election, APA reports quoting DW.
23:19 24 October
Merkel says EU leaders favour dialogue with Turkey
Member states of the European Union (EU) are in favour of dialogue with Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said late Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
06:54 20 October
EU leaders seek Brexit talks progress
EU leaders have urged Theresa May to do more to break the deadlock in the Brexit negotiations as they gather at a crunch Brussels summit, APA reports quoting BBC.
05:59 20 October
Merkel: G7 countries ready to stiffen sanctions on Russia
G7 countries are ready to stiffen the sanctions on Russia in case the situation in eastern Ukraine escalates, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday, APA reported citing RIA Novosti.
16:54 23 September
Merkel, Trump call for tougher U.N. sanctions against North Korea
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned North Korea’s nuclear test during on Monday and urged the United Nations to quickly agree on tougher sanctions against Pyongyang, a German government spokesman said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:21 05 September
EU will continue talks with Turkey: Mogherini
Turkey’s European Union membership accession talks will continue, said EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Monday, underlining Ankara’s role as a partner in the region, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
02:14 05 September
Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to step up peace efforts
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for Russia and Ukraine to increase their efforts to implement a fragile ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:25 29 August
German FM criticizes Angela Merkel for blind obedience of the USA concerning arms
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her political block mistakenly submit to requirements of the American administration concerning arms, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany Sigmar Gabriel said it in an interview which has been published on Saturday in the newspaper, APA reports quoting DW.
08:00 27 August
Merkel opposes EU-Turkey divorce
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has rejected on Wednesday calls to end Turkey’s EU membership process, but signaled that the EU would not enter into talks with Ankara on modernizing the existing Customs Union, due to recent political tensions, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:01 16 August
Germany's Merkel says open to all coalition options
Chancellor Angela Merkel has said she is open to all possible coalition options after elections on Sept. 24, except a partnership with a far-right or a far-left party, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
05:55 15 August
Relations with Germany to normalize after Bundestag elections, Erdoğan says
"Criticism from Europe is about their internal politics," Erdoğan said in a speech in the western city of Isparta that was broadcast live on television.
18:40 12 August
Merkel backs UN proposal to take more refugees
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday urged EU member states to do more to resettle refugees, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:01 12 August
Germany accuses Vietnam of Cold War-style kidnapping of businessman
Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Friday Germany was considering measures against Vietnam for kidnapping a former oil executive and described the abduction, denied by Hanoi, as reminiscent of Cold War spy movies, APA reports quoting Reiters.
05:30 05 August
Turkey assures safety of German business investments
Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek has assured German companies that their investments in Turkey are safe, and their business would not be affected by recent political disagreements between Ankara and Berlin, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
03:28 30 July
Trump, Putin met for nearly an hour in second G20 meeting
06:01 19 July