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Angela Merkel’s decision to again be a candidate for German chancellor presents many new opportunities, says DW’s Kay-Alexander Scholz. She could be the right person to provide an answer to the rising tide of populism.
Date22.11.2016 | 15:08
At her press conference as CDU chairperson after the elections in Berlin, Merkel came across as unusually self-critical, but also decisive. This is sign enough that she wants another term, writes DW’s Christoph Strack.
Date22.09.2016 | 9:35
TagsAngela Merkel, CDU, empowering women, European Union, Germany, refugee crisis, refugees, 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
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Date07.11.2015 | 11:22
TagsAngela Merkel, Europe, German chancellor, Lampedusa, marriage, refugee crisis, refugees, woman refugee, women's rights, womensrights
The refugee crisis in Europe has led #CharlieHebdo, the satirical French magazine, to publish some highly provocative cartoons. I won’t be buying this edition, said DW’s Grahame Lucas.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:27
Tags#Aylan, #CharlieHebdo, Aylan Kurdi, Bible, Charlie Hebdo, Christians, Europe, islam, refugee crisis, refugees, Syria