German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Greece, where she has praised the country for its austerity measures. Merkel is a lightning rod for protesters, who blame Germany for pushing Greece to make severe budget cuts.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited Skopje to add her voice to calls that the Balkans nation rename itself as "North Macedonia." The dispute has long hobbled ties with Greece and integration into the West.
Chancellor Angela Merkel said the EU summit had taken a decisive step towards a common European asylum policy. The question now is, will a deal with Spain and Greece be enough to dampen dissent at home?
After praising the US's relationship with Germany, President Donald Trump is accusing the country of skimping on its defense budget. Earlier in the day, he'd put on a smile while addressing reporters with Angela Merkel.
French President Emmanuel Macron is still waiting for German Chancellor Angela Merkel to get back to him about his EU reform proposals. It's high time for her to deliver an answer, argues DW's Fabian von der Mark.
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