Mon, Sep 20, 2021

Angela-Merkel News
  • Rumblings over future leadership dog Merkel's conservative bloc Rumblings over future leadership dog Merkel's conservative bloc

    Even after finally choosing its top candidate for elections in September, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative CDU/CSU bloc is struggling to put an end to the internal friction provoked by...

  • Merkel urges Germans to accept 'tough' virus restrictions Merkel urges Germans to accept 'tough' virus restrictions

    Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Germans to accept nationwide pandemic restrictions that came into force at midnight, resulting in a 10 pm-5 am curfews, further limits on personal contacts and...

  • Leader of Merkel's party vows to boost German voters'' trust Leader of Merkel's party vows to boost German voters'' trust

    The new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party pledged Tuesday to restore voters' confidence after discontent over Germany's pandemic management and a scandal over lawmakers enriching themselves...

  • Merkel urges premiers to stick to tighter curbs Merkel urges premiers to stick to tighter curbs

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has increased pressure on the premiers of the country's 16 states to stick to an agreed tightening of coronavirus rules due to rising infection numbers.

  • Merkel to discuss harder lockdown with state leaders Merkel to discuss harder lockdown with state leaders

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will join state leaders on Monday to discuss whether a return to a harder lockdown is needed after the country surpassed a key threshold in coronavirus infection...