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Hungarian leader calls Christianity ‘Europe’s last hope’

Added: 18.02.2018 13:03 | 0 views | 0 comments

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s prime minister says that “Christianity is Europe’s last hope” and that politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris favoring migration have “opened the way to the decline of Christian culture and the advance of Islam.” Viktor Orban said Sunday during his 20th annual state of the nation speech that his government [...]


Turkey’s PM expects top-level meetings of Erdogan, Merkel

Added: 18.02.2018 9:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

BERLIN (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says he expects top-level visits between his country’s president and German leader Angela Merkel, a sign of improved relations between the two countries. Ties between Germany and Turkey have been strained over a number of issues, including restrictions on Turkish government officials holding election rallies in German [...]

Merkel calls for progress on common EU asylum system

Added: 17.02.2018 8:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants the European Union to make progress on a common asylum system, warning that member states who expect financial support from the bloc need to show solidarity when it comes to migrants too. Merkel said in a video address Saturday before next week’s informal meeting of EU leaders [...]


Berlin Film Festival 2018 opens

Added: 16.02.2018 11:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

The curtain has gone up at the Berlin Film Festival, one of Europe's leading cinema showcases.

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Theresa May and Angela Merkel in Berlin live: Leaders meet for talks on Britain's 'Road to Brexit'

Added: 16.02.2018 9:58 | 1 views | 0 comments

Theresa May has flown to Berlin to discuss Britain's withdrawal from the EU with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.


Turkey bails German-Turk journalist after year without charge

Added: 16.02.2018 7:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

February 16, 2018 8:24 PM
BERLIN (AFP) - Turkey Friday (Feb 16) ordered the release of a German-Turkish journalist held for more than a year without charge, which could remove a major hurdle to repairing ties between Ankara and Berlin.


Merkel SHOWDOWN: Germany facing WW2 reparation demands as Poland PM jets in for talks

Added: 16.02.2018 5:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

POLAND’S prime minister will meet Angela Merkel in Berlin today for a showdown over EU funding, just hours after he appeared to accuse her of being a “a free rider which threatens the unity of the West”.


Italian PM calls for ‘strong German government’ before visit

Added: 16.02.2018 4:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

BERLIN (AP) — Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni says Europe needs “a strong German government” as he heads to Berlin for talks Friday with Chancellor Angela Merkel. Gentiloni told Munich-based daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung that Europe’s economic upswing mustn’t be endangered by hesitancy among center-left politicians when it comes to taking on government responsibility. The Social Democrats, [...]


UK PM Theresa May heads to Berlin to face tough German line on Brexit

Added: 16.02.2018 3:29 | 1 views | 0 comments

LONDON/BERLIN: British Prime Minister Theresa May travels to Berlin on Friday to meet German leader Angela Merkel, hoping to overcome near-deadlock in her attempts to negotiate a Brexit deal with the European Union. German officials say they are frustrated with Britain's lack of clarity about what it wants after the split, including what new customs regime it wants and how closely it...

Germany raises concerns over Hungary's 'Stop Soros' bills

Added: 16.02.2018 2:57 | 0 views | 0 comments

Anti-migrant legislation, set to be adopted after the April general elections, is attracting criticism from Berlin and the Council of Europe.


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