The German chancellor has great tactical skills. But that’s not enough anymore to fend off populism and move Europe forward.
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.
Will the German chancellor be able to meet the French president at least halfway?
Emmanuel Macron has been hailed as the “most pro-European” French president ever. In reality, his policies don‘t diverge all that much from his country’s …
Emmanuel Macron was hoping Germany would embrace his vision for reforming Europe. So far he’s got no response.
Reactions in Berlin to the French president’s proposals for EU reform have been muted – for now.
What the French president’s recent visit to Central and Eastern Europe reveals about his EU reform agenda.
Where France and Germany are likely to chime – and occasionally clash.
Both Germany and France will have to show flexibility in the fields they dominate.
Trump’s European tour and Merkel’s beer tent rally have left leaders facing uncharted territory.
Merkel has little interest in Macron’s more ambitious EU plans unless Paris gets its house in order.
Europe’s future hinges on relations between Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron.
For French president-elect Emmanuel Macron, these three little words are more than just a phrase he often repeats – they represent a condensed vision of the world as he sees it.
A Macron victory is no certainty.
If Macron is Europe’s savior, does that make him Britain’s nightmare?