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Photo taken on March 18, 2020 shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivering a video speech on COVID-19, in Berlin, capital of Germany. German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged solidarity among citizens in a speech on Wednesday evening, calling the COVID-19 the nation's biggest challenge since World War II. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi)

Merkel warns German citizens of long time of restrictions due to COVID-19

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The restrictions during the coronavirus crisis in Germany would continue for a long time, Chancellor Angela Merkel warned on Thursday. "We are...
A poster calling on more hand washing instead of purchasing masks is seen at a pharmacy in Berlin, capital of Germany, March 3, 2020. Germany's confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased to 188 on Tuesday from 150 a day earlier, according to Robert Koch Institute (RKI), a federal government agency and research institute responsible for disease control and prevention. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi)

Merkel warns of false sense of security as Germany lifts first coronavirus measures

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel Monday called for a "gradual" and "cautious" exit strategy from COVD-19 measures, saying "Despite everything, we are still at the...

Turkey’s refugee policy “unacceptable” – Merkel

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday criticized Turkey's dealing with refugees, saying that it was "unacceptable" that Turkey decided to open its border with...
Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) listens to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during their meeting in Sochi, Russia, on Oct. 22, 2019. Russia and Turkey have adopted a joint memorandum on the situation in Syria after the talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Sochi. According to the memorandum, Moscow and Ankara have agreed to deploy Russian and Syrian forces in zone of the Turkish operation in Syria starting from Wednesday. (Sputnik via Xinhua)

Erdogan says to meet Putin, Merkel, Macron on March 5 over Idlib

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A quartet summit attended by leaders of Turkey, Russia, Germany and France on the Idlib crisis will be held on March 5, Turkish President...
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Zelensky, Merkel discuss troop pullback in E. Ukraine

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Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed new areas for troop pullback in the country's east with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a telephone conversation, the...
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Angela Merkel remains Germany’s most popular politician

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Chancellor Angela Merkel remains Germany's most popular politician, according to a poll conducted by the opinion research institute Forsa and published on Monday. ...
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Merkel, Macron Appeal to Russia Over Ukrainian Sailors

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday urged Russia to release the Ukrainian sailors who were detained during the tensions...

Obama Wiretapped Us Both -Trump Tells Merkel

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file image President Donald Trump has stood by claims he was wiretapped under Barack Obama, telling visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel: “At least we have...
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Germany’s Merkel to visit Russia on May 2

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to visit Russia on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday. He disclosed date of the...

Donald Trump Says Merkel Made Grievous Error With Migrants

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US President-elect Donald Trump has said German Chancellor Angela Merkel made “one very catastrophic mistake” by admitting more than 1m migrants. He said Mrs Merkel...

Chancellor Merkel Says The Greatest Threat to Germany is Islamist Terror

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Islamist terrorism is the biggest challenge facing Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel has said in her New Year message. Referring to the deadly truck attack in...

Angela Merkel Deeply Saddened And Horrified

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There are doubts as to whether a Pakistani suspect in police custody was the driver of the vehicle that ran through a crowded German...

Merkel confirms to run for 4th term as German chancellor

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel confirmed at a press conference on Sunday that she is ready to run for the fourth term in office in...

British PM speaks with Merkel, Juncker following Brexit ruling by judges

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British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke Friday with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following Thursday's High Court judgement on...

Merkel Refuses to Bend Immigration Policy

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has defended her policies on refugees in the wake of recent terror attacks. Some of the attacks were by asylum...
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Germany: Merkel faces more problems over terror attacks

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The recent bloody attacks in Germany have given German Chancellor Angela Merkel more headache as she is beleaguered by criticism of her open-door refugee...
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Iran lay off Merkel’s rocket comments as unhelpful

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The Islamic republic has repeatedly announced that its missile program is purely defensive and by no means is designed to carry nuclear warheads, Iran's...
AFP / Jean-Christophe Verhaegen Reenactors dressed as French and German soldiers gather at the German WWI cemetery of Troyon, eastern France, as part of the 100-year commemoration of the Battle of Verdun

Commemoration Ceremony Held For World War I Deaths

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To mark the centenary, Hollande and Merkel will lay wreaths at cemeteries holding the dead of both sides in the northeast French town. The 1916...
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Nagorno-Karabakh’s Situation Is A Worry To All – Merkel

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Speaking at a press conference after meeting visiting Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan in Berlin, Merkel said the recent developments in Nagorno-Karabakh, a breakaway region...
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Merkel says maintaining Britain in EU in Germany’s interests

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Addressing the German parliament ahead of the EU summit on Thursday and Friday, Merkel said Britain's demands for EU reforms are in many respects...
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Merkel wants Britain to Remain in EU following negotiation

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"I wish that the United Kingdom will in the future too remain an active member of a successful European Union," said Merkel alongside her...
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Merkel ask refugees to prepare to return home after conflict

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Merkel made the remarks during a regional meeting of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU). She said it was important to stress that most of...

Angela Merkel criticised for crying refugee girl

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When Angela Merkel noticed the girl, Reem, was crying, she went to comfort her At a forum for young people, Mrs Merkel tells the...
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Spy assertions gets US ambassador invited by Merkel?s office

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office summoned the U.S. Ambassador to Germany on Thursday to discuss new allegations about National Security Agency (NSA) spying, according...
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Indian PM And Merkel Tour World’s Largest Industrial Trade Fair

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German counterpart Angela Merkel on Monday toured the exhibition halls at the world's largest industrial trade fair, the...

Alexis Tsipras, Greek Leader Warns Merkel over Debt

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Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, has warned German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, ahead of their meeting that his country will not be able to pay...
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Japan and Germany agree to speed up free trade agreement

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday agreed here to speed up their efforts to forge a free...

Pope Francis and German Chancellor meet to find ways to fight poverty and crises...

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Pope Francis and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel have discussed the conflict in Ukraine and the fight against poverty during a private audience. The meeting...
EU leaders including Angela Merkel (centre) are in Brussels for talks on the Ukraine crisis

German Chancellor hopeful to resolve conflict in Ukraine

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the ceasefire agreement between the Ukrainian government and separatists offers a credible opportunity to solve the conflict even though...
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Chancellor Merkel to visit Obama and Canadian PM

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Chancellor Angela Merkel travels to Washington and Ottawa on Sunday for a two-day visit aimed at preparing the ground for the June summit of...