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From TheJournal.ie Merkel fighting for her political life as allies mull over migrants deal Diplomacy

Merkel fighting for her political life as allies mull over migrants deal

Merkel’s party could face a divide with coalition partners over the EU’s migration deals.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel warns that migration 'could decide Europe's destiny' Brussels Summit

Merkel warns that migration 'could decide Europe's destiny'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel made the warning hours before a Brussels summit with other EU leaders.

From TheJournal.ie From 'Merkel must go' to Chancellor: Angela Merkel sworn in as Germany's leader Reichstag

From 'Merkel must go' to Chancellor: Angela Merkel sworn in as Germany's leader

After a narrow win in the German parliament this morning, it’s expected to be her final term.

From TheJournal.ie US trading partners condemn Trump tariffs as trade war fears grow Steel And Aluminium

US trading partners condemn Trump tariffs as trade war fears grow

The EU has threatened retaliatory tariffs on items from steel to peanut butter, bourbon and denim.

From TheJournal.ie It begins - German court rules that cities can ban diesel cars to combat air pollution Not Suckin' Diesel

It begins - German court rules that cities can ban diesel cars to combat air pollution

The move paves the way for the phasing out of diesel vehicles in a country with a huge automotive industry.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel's chief of staff: We've reached a coalition deal - now we could all do with a shower Marathon Talks

Merkel's chief of staff: We've reached a coalition deal - now we could all do with a shower

After four months, Merkel’s conservatives have sealed a deal with the Social Democrats.

From TheJournal.ie Angela Merkel thinks a new German government - led by her - is finally within reach Diplomacy

Angela Merkel thinks a new German government - led by her - is finally within reach

The long-time Chancellor is trying to persuade the Social Democrats to get back into government.

From TheJournal.ie Angela Merkel will lead Germany once more but the far-right delivers strong third place Mutti

Angela Merkel will lead Germany once more but the far-right delivers strong third place

Election exit polls show Merkel on course for a fourth term.

From TheJournal.ie How Germany's complex electoral system could cause problems for Angela Merkel Winner Takes Some

How Germany's complex electoral system could cause problems for Angela Merkel

Germany has a few unique quirks to its electoral system that could force Merkel into a difficult coalition.

From TheJournal.ie There have been some weird, weird moments in the lead up Germany's election Crunch Time

There have been some weird, weird moments in the lead up Germany's election

Promises of nudist areas, Calvin Klein-esque posters, and a satirical political party – the bizarre bits of Germany’s election campaigns.

From TheJournal.ie Can anyone stop Angela? Germany is going to the polls and Merkel wants four-in-a-row Election Explainer This post contains videos

Can anyone stop Angela? Germany is going to the polls and Merkel wants four-in-a-row

The German Chancellor is likely to continue leading Europe’s largest economy.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel on course for crushing election victory after rival 'hardly able to land a punch' in debate Ascending To Victory This post contains videos

Merkel on course for crushing election victory after rival 'hardly able to land a punch' in debate

Angela Merkel’s party holds a 17 point lead in the polls ahead of this month’s general election.

From TheJournal.ie A debate today is Merkel's opponent's 'last chance' to attract voters in German elections German Elections

A debate today is Merkel's opponent's 'last chance' to attract voters in German elections

While Merkel is ahead in polls, the debate is expected to draw almost half of the electorate, where many are still undecided.

From TheJournal.ie 'They are assassins, criminals who won't terrorise us': Leaders react to Barcelona attack Solidarity

'They are assassins, criminals who won't terrorise us': Leaders react to Barcelona attack

Germany has called the attack “revolting”.

From TheJournal.ie German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on Rave Reviews

German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on

Angela Merkel attended the opening night of the Mastersingers of Nuremberg.

From TheJournal.ie Trump joins Angela Merkel in defending Ivanka's presence at G20 summit Wide Of The Merkel?

Trump joins Angela Merkel in defending Ivanka's presence at G20 summit

Ivanka’s presence at the summit has been criticised.

From TheJournal.ie Angela Merkel defends Ivanka Trump being seated at G20 leaders' table Hamburg

Angela Merkel defends Ivanka Trump being seated at G20 leaders' table

As the G20 summit ends, world leaders take stock of each other.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Clinton and Angela Merkel pay respects to 'post-war giant' Helmut Kohl Germany

Bill Clinton and Angela Merkel pay respects to 'post-war giant' Helmut Kohl

On his watch, West and East Germany reunified after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Flanagan says attack in Ireland is 'unlikely' and gardaí are 'fully in control of situation' United With London

Charlie Flanagan says attack in Ireland is 'unlikely' and gardaí are 'fully in control of situation'

Leo Varadkar, meanwhile, said the fact the London attack came so soon after the Manchester bombing “only adds to the horror”.

From TheJournal.ie These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration) Merkron This post contains videos

These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration)

Chancellor Angela Merkel gave cautious support to Emmanuel Macron’s plans today.

From TheJournal.ie Putin backs probe into violence against gay men in Chechnya after Merkel pressure Do It Now Vlad

Putin backs probe into violence against gay men in Chechnya after Merkel pressure

The German Chancellor confronted her Russian counterpart on the issue earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie EU leaders back deal that would see North rejoin EU in event of Irish unity Brexit

EU leaders back deal that would see North rejoin EU in event of Irish unity

The EU 27 leaders unanimously backed a tough Brexit strategy today.

From TheJournal.ie Ivanka Trump defends father at women's summit, gets laughed at Awkward

Ivanka Trump defends father at women's summit, gets laughed at

Donald Trump doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to empowering women.

From TheJournal.ie Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne Alternative For Germany This post contains videos

Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne

Around 50,000 demonstrators were expected to mobilise in the city.

From TheJournal.ie 'Come in, I missed you' - Merkel gives Kenny Brexit boost in Berlin meeting Best Buds

'Come in, I missed you' - Merkel gives Kenny Brexit boost in Berlin meeting

The German Chancellor acknowledged Ireland’s specific interest in Brexit negotiations.

From TheJournal.ie Germany hits back at Trump claim that it 'owes vast sums of money' Diplomatic Tensions

Germany hits back at Trump claim that it 'owes vast sums of money'

“There is no account where debts are registered with NATO,” the German Defence Minister said.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump takes Twitter aim at Germany and claims it owes 'vast sums of money' Berlin Brawl

Donald Trump takes Twitter aim at Germany and claims it owes 'vast sums of money'

Trump wants Germany and other nations to contribute more to Nato.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh Stoney Faced This post contains videos

Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh

The two leaders met in the White House.

From TheJournal.ie Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans Cancelled Events

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans

An event honouring John F Kennedy in Boston is among those to have been cancelled.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel calls for cool heads after Turkish President accuses Germany of 'Nazi practices' What Did You Say

Merkel calls for cool heads after Turkish President accuses Germany of 'Nazi practices'

Merkel’s office rejected the comparison as “absurd and out of place”.

From TheJournal.ie As if we didn't have enough to worry about - here are five reasons why a GREXIT is back on the agenda 2015 Called

As if we didn't have enough to worry about - here are five reasons why a GREXIT is back on the agenda

The will-they-won’t-they Greek financial crisis dominated the summer of 2015.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a great thing': Trump heralds Brexit Brexit

'It's a great thing': Trump heralds Brexit

Trump also attacked Angela Merkel over her immigration policy.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook is cracking down on fake news in Germany before Angela Merkel seeks fourth term News Feed

Facebook is cracking down on fake news in Germany before Angela Merkel seeks fourth term

Parliamentary elections are slated for September or October.

From TheJournal.ie The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting Tick Tock

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting

He was famously hours later for a meeting with the German chancellor in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Breitbart ran a fake story about a terrorist outrage in Dortmund, and Germans aren't one bit happy The Far Right

Breitbart ran a fake story about a terrorist outrage in Dortmund, and Germans aren't one bit happy

The local newspaper accused the alt-right website of distorting its reports to produce “fake news, hate and propaganda”.

From TheJournal.ie German authorities offer €100k reward to find chief suspect in Berlin attack Manhunt

German authorities offer €100k reward to find chief suspect in Berlin attack

Police have warned that 24-year-old Tunisian Anis Amri could be “violent and armed”.

From TheJournal.ie Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders' Berlin Attack

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'

Frauke Petry, who leads the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, has hit out at Angela Merkel.

From TheJournal.ie 'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised Berlin Attack

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

From TheJournal.ie Isis claims responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack Terrorism

Isis claims responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack

Earlier, the Pakistani asylum seeker arrested in connection with the incident was released due to lack of evidence.