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  1. European Union leaders summit in Brussels

    Merkel says Trump tweets go against what makes America great

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen, ...
  2. German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds the annual summer news conference in Berlin

    After shaking episodes, Germany's Merkel says she is fit for work

    Germany's Angela Merkel said on Friday she was fit to carry on as chancellor after a bout of shaking episodes, and that she hoped to enjoy life ...
  3. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, widely seen as Merkel's chosen heir, will become Germany's

    Merkel heir apparent joins cabinet in risky bid for power

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel's heir apparent joined her cabinet on Wednesday (Jul 17) as defence minister, a high-profile job often called a ...
  4. German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has worked hard to convince euro-deputies that she is

    EU nominee von der Leyen makes her final case to lawmakers

    Ursula von der Leyen's fate hung in the balance on Tuesday (Jul 16) after she gave the most important speech of her career to convince European ...
  5. The traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris

    Merkel respects von der Leyen's decision to resign as defence minister

    Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she respected Ursula von der Leyen's announcement she would resign as German defence minister regardless ...
  6. German Chancellor Angela Merkel remained seated as national anthems were played at a ceremony with

    Most German says Merkel's health is a personal issue

    Nearly 60 percent of Germans feel that Chancellor Angela Merkel's bouts of uncontrolled shaking are a personal matter, according to a survey ...
  7. German Chancellor Merkel receives Denmark's Prime Minister Frederiksen in Berlin

    In protocol breach, Merkel sits to welcome Danish PM after shaking bouts

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat down at a ceremony to welcome Denmark's prime minister on Thursday, a day after she shook visibly when ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Merkel receives Finland's Prime Minister Rinne in Berlin

    Merkel suffers new shaking spell, third in a month

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking as she met Finland's visiting prime minister on Wednesday - her third shaking bout within the ...