Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulates Angela Merkel on re-election as German chancellor

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated Angela Merkel on her 4th re-election as the German chancellor, calling for further expansion of cooperation in different fields. “I believe that old, friendly and constructive ties between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the German Federal Republic have provided the two countries with an […]

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Far-right party entry into parliament poses ‘big challenge’: German Chancellor Angela Merkel

German chancellor and CDU party leader, Angela Merkel (C), addresses supporters after exit poll results were broadcasted on public television at an election night event at the party’s headquarters in Berlin during the general election on September 24, 2017. (AFP photo) German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the entry into parliament of the far-right party Alternative […]

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Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel wins 4th term in office as far-right wins parliamentary seats

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for an electoral meeting in the southern town of Ulm, Germany, September 22, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has clinched a fourth term in office through general elections, while the hard-right AfD party has also won its first seats in parliament. According to latest results from Sunday […]

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Over 1,000 criminal complaints filed against German Chancellor Angela Merkel, all rejected

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures as she adresses the press during her traditional annual summer press conference in Berlin on August 29, 2017. (Photo by AFP) More than 1,000 criminal complaints for high treason had been filed against German Chancellor Angela Merkel since the 2015 refugee crisis mostly by right-wing, anti-immigrant groups in the country […]

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Americans have more confidence in German Chancellor Angela Merkel than US President Donald Trump: Pew Research survey

US President Donald Trump (C), Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (L), German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron (2ndR) and Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou (R) arrive for a photo on the second day of the G7 summit of Heads of State and of Government, on May 27, 2017 in Taormina, Sicily. (Photo by AFP) […]

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says walls won’t end immigration issues

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a meeting with businessmen also attended by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, at the Interactive Museum of Economics, in Mexico City, June 10, 2017. (Photo by AFP) German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is in Mexico, says walls will not resolve migration issues, indirectly criticizing United States President Donald Trump’s […]

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges British Prime Minister Theresa May to start Brexit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (right) and British Prime Minister Theresa May German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged British Prime Minister Theresa May to start talks regarding Britain’s exit from the European Union, known as Brexit. Merkel said on Friday that Brexit negotiations should start as scheduled in nine days’ time. She added that the European Union […]

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