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Germany’s “Political Ash Wednesday,” once a humorous affair, is short on jokes.


Don’t read too much into Angela Merkel’s proposal for a burqa ban.


As his last bow in Europe, Barack Obama passionately defended Western values with “his closest ally,” Angela Merkel.


This fall, Germany’s chancellor has been facing mutiny within her own ranks. But Angela Merkel has decided to fight.


Angela Merkel is likely to continue as Germany’s chancellor.


Germany’s infrastructure is endangered by both politics and bureaucracy.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel needs a European solution for the refugee crisis more than ever.


The German conservatives are floating new ideas to win back populist voters.


As Islamist terror attacks reach Germany, Angela Merkel addresses them with her usual pragmatism.


Brexit will require Angela Merkel’s trickiest balancing act yet.


From Willkommenskultur to German angst – and back?


On his likely final visit to Germany US president Barack Obama must have left disappointed.


A furious president, an outdated law, and an unrepentant comedian have caught Germany’s chancellor in a double bind.


Why the regional elections of March 13 signal a shift in Germany’s political landscape.


Angela Merkel’s fight to keep the EU united.


Merkel’s critics at home and abroad are still landing few punches.