Germany's Islamist scene growing: security chief

2017-01-08 22:06

Germany's domestic security chief has warned that the country's radical Islamist scene is not only growing, but becoming more decentralised.

Merkel urges Germany to face down terror with cohesion, compassion

2016-12-31 13:33

Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on Germans to hold firm to democratic values in the face of jihadist terror.

Berlin attack: Police not sure of 'suspect'

2016-12-20 15:41

Authorities in Berlin are expressing uncertainty over whether they have the right suspect in a truck attack that killed 12 people at a busy Christmas market.

Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown

2016-12-14 13:28

Donald Trump and Brexit: 2016 was a year of populist earthquakes on both sides of the Atlantic, spelling huge uncertainty for upcoming European elections and the direction of US policy.

Merkel seeks new party term amid concern over migrants

2016-12-06 16:02

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stressing her determination to ensure that there's no repeat of the 2015 migrant influx as she seeks a new two-year term.

Merkel ready to seek fourth term

2016-11-20 20:37

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told her party she will seek re-election next year, a move likely to be welcomed in many capitals as a sign of stability.

Obama, nudging Trump, says he must 'stand up' to Russia

2016-11-18 09:04

President Barack Obama seeks to nudge Donald Trump toward a more confrontational relationship with Russia, urging the president-elect to "stand up" to Moscow when it violates global norms.

Merkel to be the new 'leader of the free world'?

2016-11-16 14:50

The shock election of Donald Trump has forced greater responsibility onto German Chancellor Angela Merkel's shoulders, with some even crowning her the new "leader of the free world".

Merkel: Africa to be priority for German G20 presidency

2016-10-11 17:37

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would make Africa a priority for Germany's G20 presidency next year and outlined plans for a conference in Berlin.

Merkel heads to Mali on Africa trip focused on migrants

2016-10-09 20:59

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has left for Mali, the first stop on a three-day Africa tour focused on security and stemming the migrant influx to Europe.


2017: Europe's leaders not expecting a smooth ride

2016-12-31 21:34

Europe's leaders are not expecting a smooth ride in 2017 following a year marked by political upheaval, terror attacks, unchecked immigration, and a rising military threat from Russia.

France under 'high' terror threat - Hollande

2016-12-20 21:02

France is under a "high level of threat" from terror attack, but already has a large-scale security operation in place, President Francois Hollande has said following the carnage at a Berlin Christmas market.

'We have to assume this was a terrorist attack'- Merkel

2016-12-20 12:40

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that authorities believe a deadly rampage by a lorry driver at a Berlin Christmas market was a "terrorist" attack likely committed by an asylum seeker.

Germany's Merkel re-elected as conservative party leader

2016-12-06 18:27

Chancellor Angela Merkel has won a new two-year term as leader of Germany's main conservative party after stressing her determination to prevent a repeat of last year's huge migrant influx

Germany's Merkel 'not happy' Pacific trade pact in danger

2016-11-23 14:59

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she's not happy about the possible demise of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, which President-elect Donald Trump wants to pull out of.

Merkel could announce bid for fourth term: party

2016-11-18 14:37

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has announced a surprise weekend news conference at which she is widely expected to declare plans to seek a fourth term in elections next year.

Obama, Merkel see 'no return' to pre-globalised world

2016-11-16 22:04

US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have argued for a transatlantic trade deal and stressed that there will be "no return to a world before globalisation".

Merkel's coalition at odds over next presidential candidate

2016-11-07 06:51

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her coalition partners appeared more divided than ever in their search for a joint candidate to be Germany's next president.

Merkel visiting Ethiopia as state of emergency unfolds

2016-10-11 08:51

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Ethiopia and plans to meet with its prime minister on issues including the country's newly declared state of emergency.

Germany to open Niger base to support UN Mali mission

2016-10-05 23:00

Germany will build a military base in Niger to support the UN mission fighting jihadists in neighbouring Mali, Berlin's ambassador to Niamey says.

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