Angela Merkel

German Chancellor adviser says ‘far too early’ to discuss easing of Russia sanctions

"I think the discussion about lifting of sanctions has come far too early," foreign policy adviser Christoph Heusgen said at a German Marshall Fund event in Berlin. "We are not anywhere close to having Minsk implemented," Reuters reports. Based on the current

Angela Merkel visited Turkey for talks on reducing the influx of migrants to Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit on Monday came just weeks after the EU settled a deal with Turkey, which would see Ankara receiving 3 billion euros ($3.35 billion) in aid towards the care of the 2.7 million Syrian migrants already in Turkey,

Merkel: anti-Russian sanctions stay until the RF fully implements the Minsk agreements

As UNIAN correspondent reported, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel at a joint press conference with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the sanctions will remain in place until Russia fully implements the Minsk agreements, Joinfo.ua reports. On Monday, Ukrainian President

Ukrainian President on working visit to Germany

February1, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrived in Berlin on a working visit to Germany. In the course of the visit the president Poroshenko will have a meeting with the Federal President Joachim Gauk and trilateral meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President

Angela Merkel is “Person of the Year”

Time named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its "Person of the Year". The magazine underlined her role in migration crises in Europe and Greek debt. Editor Nancy Gibbs said: "For asking more of her country than most politicians would dare, for standing firm