Search Results for Tag: German chancellor
The election result in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is an embarrassing defeat for Chancellor Merkel, but it does not mean the end of her political career, or the start of a political about-face, says Charlotte Potts.
Date06.09.2016 | 10:10
TagsAngela Merkel, CDU, Charlotte Potts, cologne, CSU, German chancellor, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, women's rights
Germany has been facing huge problems in regard to refugees that have been arriving in the country since last year. One might say, all this is caused by Chancellor Angela Merkel’s policy of accepting refugees and refusing to define a maximum number of refugees Germany will allow into the country. In this regard Germany stands very much alone in the European Union.
Date08.03.2016 | 11:38
TagsAngela Merkel, ARD, cologne, German chancellor, Germany, Mutti, New Year's Eve, refugee crisis, refugees, Wir schaffen das, women refugees, women's rights
TIME has named German Chancellor Angela Merkel its ‘Person of the Year’. Merkel is the first woman named Person of the Year in three decades. The New York-based news magazine praised her leadership on a range of issues, including her handling of the refugee crisis and helping keep Greece in the Eurozone.
Date22.12.2015 | 15:36
Tags#refugeeswelcome, Angela Merkel, Europe, first woman, German chancellor, glas ceiling, Person of the Year, refugee crisis, Time magazine, women in politics, women's rights, womensrights