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Angela Merkel


The German chancellor has great tactical skills. But that’s not enough anymore to fend off populism and move Europe forward.


Three years after the peak of the refugee crisis, a simmering conflict over migration policy with Angela Merkel’s Bavarian sister party has turned into open warfare.


In her first-ever appearance in a Bundestag question-and-answer session, Angela Merkel didn’t break a sweat.


US President Donald Trump has no time for the EU or Angela Merkel. That’s one reason she’s finally talking about EU reform.


Italy’s new populist government is adding to Emmanuel Macron’s sense of urgency about EU and eurozone reform. Yet Angela Merkel is keeping her cards close to her chest.


Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin seem ready to let bygones be bygones.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting the White House with a bit of baggage.


Will the German chancellor be able to meet the French president at least halfway?


Her fourth government a hard sell, Angela Merkel’s hopeful successors have started eying the top spot.


The incoming German government needs to think bigger than ever before.


Time is running out on Chancellor Merkel’s last chance to build a stable government.


Coalition talks in Berlin have failed, which might mean new elections.


Reactions in Berlin to the French president’s proposals for EU reform have been muted – for now.


In their one and only public debate Angela Merkel and her challenger Martin Schulz skipped difficult issues.


Germany’s chancellor seems unassailable. How does she do it?


US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel stand for conflicting conceptions of the West.