25.11.2012 [Business Insider] - AngelaMerkel sought to ease the concerns of Germany's Jews Sunday over a disputed ruling against circumcision as she became the first chancellor to address the Jewish community's annual council meeting. "The respecting of religious ritual is a
Born in West Germany but raised in East Germany, AngelaMerkel has known both repression and freedom. With the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Merkel started her meteoric rise to become Germany's first female chancellor and one of the world's most powerful women. This biography gives an account of a leader who's a tireless force for progress.
Forbes Magazine named her the most powerful woman in the world. Indeed, as the first female chancellor of Germany and only the third woman to serve on the G8, AngelaMerkel is a lady with a lot of power. Photo: Armin Linnartz on Wikipedia
23.11.2012 [NASDAQ] - BRUSSELS--Positions are still "very far apart" and a deal on the European Union's multiyear budget settlement is therefore in doubt, German Chancellor AngelaMerkel said in the early hours of Friday morning after the first day of summit talks. "We've
17.11.2012 [Wall Street Journal] - Germany will be able to meet the requirements of its federal debt brake by 2013, Chancellor AngelaMerkel said in a video podcast Saturday. "Borrowing is lower in the 2013 budget than originally planned, allowing us to comply with the debt brake at a
13.11.2012 [Financial Times] - Last month, Athens; next week, Lisbon: by dint of austerity tourism, Germany's Chancellor AngelaMerkel is announcing her near-term plan for the euro. So long as governments in the periphery are at least attempting to abide by the centre's conditions
09.11.2012 [Irish Times] - It would mean Chancellor AngelaMerkel's centre-right coalition will have a nearly balanced budget three years sooner than required by law by achieving the new budget deficit ceiling of no more than 0.35 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP).
History has often showed us the strength of the forces that are unleashed by the yearning for freedom. It moved people to overcome their fears and openly confront dictators such as in East Germany and Eastern Europe about 22 years ago. […] The yearning for freedom cannot be contained by walls for long. It was this yearning that brought down the Iron Curtain that divided Germany and Europe, and indeed the world, into two blocs. - Remarks by President Obama and Chancellor Merkel in an Exchange of Toasts on June 07, 2011.
25.11.2012 [AFP] - FRANKFURT — AngelaMerkel sought to ease the concerns of Germany's Jews Sunday over a disputed ruling against circumcision as she became the first chancellor to address the Jewish community's annual council meeting. "The respecting of religious
27.11.2012 [MinnPost.com] - BERLIN, Germany — When Barack Obama traveled to the eastern city of Dresden with AngelaMerkel in 2009, they stopped at the Frauenkirche, or Church of Our Lady. Leveled by Allied bombing raids in 1945, the towering landmark was painstakingly rebuilt
15.11.2012 [AFP] - BERLIN — France's prime minister sought to calm fears Thursday about his country's economy on a trip to Germany, as Chancellor AngelaMerkel stressed the importance of a strong France for the good of Europe. The visit by Jean-Marc Ayrault, a fluent
30.11.2012 [AOL Energy] - Germany's renewables boom and Chancellor AngelaMerkel's decision to close eight nuclear reactors in the aftermath of Fukushima have refigured the country's energy mix. More than 26% of Germany's electricity is now generated by renewables, mostly
30.11.2012 [Getty Images] - BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 30: German Chancellor AngelaMerkel, Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle (L) and Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Philipp Roesler (C) look on as Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble leaves the podium after
09.11.2012 [FT Adviser] - Germany's AngelaMerkel on Wednesday warned Britain not to turn its back on Europe and urged prime minister David Cameron to work with her to avoid deadlock at EU budget talks later this month, reports the Daily Telegraph. The leaders met in London to