he New York Times saw fit to give the title of “Leader of the Free World” to Angela Merkel after Donald Trump’s election in 2017.
Even though Germany had repeatedly drawn Turkey's attention to human rights, democracy, the rule of law, and other similar issues, Ankara and Berlin were always able to reach a consensus during Angela Merkel's time.
Angela Merkel, chancellor at the time, said that racism is a poison and that such attacks were aimed at dividing society.
hortly before officially handing over her office to Olaf Scholz, former German chancellor Angela Merkel approved an arms deal that caused much criticism.
8% to become the first party after nearly 23 years, while Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian democratic alliance of two political parties - the Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU) and the Christian Social Union in Bavaria (CSU) - lost 7.
Read: Angela Merkel, The Leader of the Free World? Precedents In this respect, in the interview regarding the Polish ruling, Lenaerts also mentioned, “It's not the first time this happens.
To start off, German outgoing chancellor Angela Merkel, who had been decorated with the Order of Liberty, one of the Ukraine`s main state honors, left Kyiv prior to the event’s official launch.
Sixteen-hour-long talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, French President François Hollande, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Belarusian capital of Minsk succeeded in securing a deal between Moscow and Kiev.
This approach confirms that Italy, Spain, and Malta - supported as well by Chancellor Angela Merkel's Germany - have succeeded in prevailing a softer line towards Ankara.
Angela Merkel, in her state of emergency address to her fellow Germans, did not mention the EU once.
Will the EU be able to take on that role? While German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is preparing to bid farewell to politics very soon, is trying to keep the EU project alive, it is difficult to predict whether she will take economic geopolitical steps around the EU or even on a global scale.
President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel tour the garden of Vahdettin Mansion after holding a joint press conference in Istanbul, Turkey on January 24, 2020.
Following these discordant stances and statements from the French head of state, Germany’s Chancellor Merkel has openly condemned Macron, particularly his statements on NATO, stressing that his view does not correspond to hers.
Merz prefers to officially support Kramp-Karrenbauer while simultaneously continuing to appear as an alternative in any future leadership crisis, something…
Among them is Germany’s Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Peter Altmaier, a close ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The SPD is currently a junior member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's federal government coalition.
Entering politics in former East Germany, Angela Merkel was politically active subsequent to the reunification of both German republics in 1990.
On the one hand, former defense minister and a close ally of Angela Merkel, Ursula von der Leyen (CDU), was elected as the new European Commission President.
This game is certainly the victory of the French President Emmanuel Macron and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who are sending a clear message to all those who worked against their leadership.