German Chancellor Angela Merkel

France, Germany, Britain say EU 'must be ready to react' to US trade tariffs

US President Donald Trump met last week with Macron and Merkel but gave no indication of whether or not he planned to exempt the EU, which last year exported over USD 7.

published on : 29th April 2018

Germany, France urge Russia to pressure Syria for 'immediate' ceasefire

The statement said Merkel, Macron and Putin had all welcomed the UN resolution on a ceasefire for at least 30 days "particularly to allow humanitarian aid into and evacuations out of the war zone".

published on : 26th February 2018

Angela Merkel: Germany's 'eternal chancellor'

Angela Merkel has been derided as Europe's "austerity queen", cheered as a saviour by refugees and hailed as the new "leader of the free world".

published on : 24th September 2017