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Merkel to seek fourth term as chancellor

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would seek a fourth term in elections next year to defend democratic principles.

Merkel to seek fourth term as chancellor
Merkel warns EU against kneejerk reaction to Brexit
Merkel warns EU against kneejerk reaction to Brexit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday warned EU member states against drawing hasty conclusions about Britain's decision to quit.

Merkel warns EU against kneejerk reaction to Brexit
Time names Merkel as its Person of 2015
Time names Merkel as its Person of 2015

Time magazine named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its Person of the Year 2015, hailing her leadership during Europe's debt, refugee and migrant crises and Russia's intervention in Ukraine.

Time names Merkel as its Person of 2015
Trump brands Merkel migrant policy 'insane'
Trump brands Merkel migrant policy 'insane'

Republican US presidential frontrunner Donald Trump branded Angela Merkel's welcoming of migrants to Germany "insane" and said the policy will only spark riots in the country.

Trump brands Merkel migrant policy 'insane'
'Mama Merkel' cheered by Syrians at refugee centre
'Mama Merkel' cheered by Syrians at refugee centre

Chancellor Angela Merkel won a hero's welcome as she visited a Berlin migrant centre, with Syrians cheering and taking selfies as Germany threw open its doors to thousands of refugees.

'Mama Merkel' cheered by Syrians at refugee centre
Rick Owens fashion show turns political with anti-Merkel sign
Rick Owens fashion show turns political with anti-Merkel sign

A model at a Rick Owens fashion show in Paris brandished a banner saying "Please Kill Angela Merkel - Not", prompting the designer to note he had nothing to do with the "act of protest."

Rick Owens fashion show turns political with anti-Merkel sign
 Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of Turar Kazangapov
Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Idrissov has expressed concerns over the implementation of the agreement signed in Minsk.

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Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov
Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo © Turar Kazangapov.
Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a statement following the results of the Normand Talks in Minsk, Belarus.

Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko and President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © REUTERS
Lukashenko informs Nazarbayev on outcomes of Normand Four talk in Minsk

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko have discussed the Normand Talk between Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France in Minsk on the phone.

Lukashenko informs Nazarbayev on outcomes of Normand Four talk in Minsk
Hungarians rally against Orban ahead of Merkel visit
Hungarians rally against Orban ahead of Merkel visit

Thousands of Hungarians took to the streets of Budapest seeking support from Chancellor Angela Merkel against their Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

Hungarians rally against Orban ahead of Merkel visit
Nazarbayev discusses Ukraine and future partnership in innovations with Merkel
Nazarbayev discusses Ukraine and future partnership in innovations with Merkel

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed settlement of the Ukrainian crisis in the context of the possible meeting between the Heads of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France in Astana.

Nazarbayev discusses Ukraine and future partnership in innovations with Merkel
Nursultan Nazarbayev and Angela Merkel. Photo © dw.de
Nazarbayev to discuss Ukrainian crisis and Astana meeting with Merkel in Berlin on January 9

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev arrives to Berlin on Janurary 9 to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Nazarbayev to discuss Ukrainian crisis and Astana meeting with Merkel in Berlin on January 9
Rights body urges Merkel to press Kiev on cluster bombs
Rights body urges Merkel to press Kiev on cluster bombs

Human Rights Watch urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to put pressure on Kiev over its use of cluster bombs and Grad rockets.

Rights body urges Merkel to press Kiev on cluster bombs
Merkel vows united European stance over Ukraine
Merkel vows united European stance over Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a New Year's address vowed to maintain a tough stance against Russia over the Ukraine crisis.

Merkel vows united European stance over Ukraine
German right to re-elect chief Merkel in show of strength
German right to re-elect chief Merkel in show of strength

Germany's conservative Christian Democrats were expected to overwhelmingly re-elect their popular Chancellor Angela Merkel.

German right to re-elect chief Merkel in show of strength
Merkel heads for pub in Brisbane
Merkel heads for pub in Brisbane

Most of the world's powerhouse leaders arriving in Brisbane for the G20 summit to relax at their luxury hotels, but not Angela Merkel who opted for the pub.

Merkel heads for pub in Brisbane
Merkel: Allies should help Ukraine pay Russian gas debt
Merkel: Allies should help Ukraine pay Russian gas debt

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Ukraine's allies to help the war-scarred nation pay off its gas debts to Russia.

Merkel: Allies should help Ukraine pay Russian gas debt
Merkel pledges zero tolerance for anti-Semitism
Merkel pledges zero tolerance for anti-Semitism

Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed to resolutely combat anti-Semitism, speaking at a rally to condemn a spate of hate speech and attacks against Jews.

Merkel pledges zero tolerance for anti-Semitism
Merkel 'proud' of budget, insists on rigour in EU
Merkel 'proud' of budget, insists on rigour in EU

Angela Merkel voiced pride in her country's strong budget and called on EU states "finally" to respect joint fiscal rules.

Merkel 'proud' of budget, insists on rigour in EU
Serenades and some advice for Merkel on her 60th birthday
Serenades and some advice for Merkel on her 60th birthday

Quirky tributes poured in for German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she celebrated her 60th birthday on Thursday, along with some advice from her former mentor, elder statesman Helmut Kohl.

Serenades and some advice for Merkel on her 60th birthday