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If Merkel Also Criticizes Israel, Life Is Not a Piece of Cremeschnitte

Haaretz - ‎17 hours ago‎
This erosion is coming at a time when the German government is headed by Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of the best friends that Israel has ever had.
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Angela Merkel Under Attack At Anti-Immigration Rally Marred By Left-Wing Clashes

NDTV - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Stuttgart, Germany: German left-wing demonstrators clashed with police on Saturday as they tried to break up the first full conference of the anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany where Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies came under attack.
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Angela Merkel Abruptly Fires Germany's Spy Chief

New York Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday replaced the chief of Germany's foreign intelligence service. The move caught many by surprise as Europe faces growing pressure from Islamist terrorism and as the chancellor looks ahead to a general ...
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Barack Obama hails Angela Merkel over handling of refugees

The Guardian - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
US president Barack Obama said Angela Merkel was on the right side of history with her management of the refugee crisis and praised the German chancellor as a steady and trustworthy ally with a really good sense of humour, as he embarked on the final ...
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German government spooks need to spy on mosques, says Merkel ally

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Germany should be spying on the country's mosques to ensure they are not stirring up religious hatred, according to a key ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel. Volker Kauder, leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) group in the German parliament ...

Europe's grand coalitions have allowed extremes to prosper

Financial Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
In Germany, a recent poll put Angela Merkel's governing coalition of Christian Democrats and Social Democrats on a combined 50.5 per cent.
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Angela Merkel to launch EU aid programme for Syrians on Turkey visit

The Guardian - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
The German chancellor, Angel Merkel, has arrived in southern Turkey to inaugurate the EU aid programme for Syrians in the country, amid concerns that her visit validates Turkey's creeping authoritarianism and overstates the EU's humanitarian ...

What's Next for German Chancellor Angela Merkel?

Bloomberg - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Nina Schick, Open Europe communications director, discusses what's next for German Chancellor Angela Merkel with Bloomberg's Joe Weisenthal, Scarlet Fu and Tracy Alloway on "What'd You Miss?

Hypocrisy Your Name is Angela Merkel

Sputnik International - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Shortly after the attack in an article I wrote for Sputnik I pointed out that the West's leaders - including Angela Merkel - were claiming to defend a principle of unconstrained free expression their own laws show they neither practice nor believe in ...

'Inconsistency & cowardice': German activists decry Merkel's collaboration with 'despot Erdogan'

RT - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Dozens of pro-Kurdish activists alongside members of Germany's Pirate Party have held a rally outside the Chancellery in Berlin rejecting Angela Merkel's cooperation with the Turkish President, which they claim made her an accomplice in human rights ...

Chancellor Angela Merkel visits GTAZ counterterrorism center, amid legal dispute

Deutsche Welle - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Ahead of Merkel's visit, Matthias Bäcker, a leading public law professor in Karlsruhe - the seat of Germany's constitutional court - told the Die Welt newspaper that the Berlin center operated outside legal perogatives.

Surprise: Viktor Orbán praises Angela Merkel - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
BERLIN - A meeting between two prominent critics of Angela Merkel's migration policy ended with a surprising endorsement of the German chancellor on Tuesday from Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and former Chancellor Helmut Kohl.
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the Böhmermann affair is just a sideshow

Financial Times - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
But it must be said. Because it's true. In this latest (and silliest) incarnation of the German Question, it is alleged that a) freedom of speech is being martyred on the altar of expedience, which is b) the fault of Chancellor Angela Merkel, who must ...
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Angela Merkel should guard press freedom

Financial Times - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
In reality, however, the Böhmermann case is more likely to be a harbinger of things to come than an isolated incident - which is why Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, has made a mistake in allowing the prosecution to proceed. The days when ...
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President Obama and Chancellor Angela Merkel Experience Virtual Reality at ifm's Exhibit at Hannover Messe 2016 ...

Business Wire (press release) - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
BUSINESS WIRE)--President Obama and Chancellor Merkel visited the ifm electronic exhibit on Monday morning at Hannover Messe 2016 in Germany.

Obama rocks VR headset, shakes hands with Angela Merkel

Fast Company - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Obama rocks VR headset, shakes hands with Angela Merkel. After his handshake with the German chancellor, Obama apparently said, "It's a brave new world!

Angela Merkel to meet Obama, EU leaders after German fair - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with France's François Hollande, Britain's David Cameron and Italy's Matteo Renzi next Monday in Hanover following Obama's visit to the industrial fair on Sunday, the ...
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Angela Merkel Owes Party Membership Fees: Report

NDTV - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Angela Merkel is an elected MP for a district of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, would pay the sum due this year. (File Photo).

Warning to Merkel: Former leader says Germany 'can't become new home for migrants' - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
HELMUT Kohl, the former mentor of Chancellor Angela Merkel, has warned his 'golden girl' that Europe cannot become "a new home" for millions of migrants.