Merkel

  • Berliners Massively Opposing the TTIP

    "This is the biggest protest that this country has seen for many, many years," Christoph Bautz, director of citizens' movement Campact told protesters in a speech....
  • Unapologetic, Unequivocal: The Real Merkel Finally Stands up

    In the refugee crisis, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a politician better known for holding her cards close to her chest, has revealed some of her true thinking. She is showing a strength and independence that is admirable, argues SPIEGEL ONLINE Berlin bureau chief Roland Nelles in an editorial....
  • Merkel’s War on Germany’s Press and Parliament

    In recent months, Germany's government and intelligence agencies have gone after journalists and parliamentarians in an effort to keep classified information secret. Now, their efforts have resulted in a bona fide scandal for Berlin — By 'Der SPIEGEL' Staff...
  • Merkel calls for 'sensible talks' over alleged US spying on Germany

    German chancellor says talks on security and privacy needed to restore trust as US commentators defend surveillance of ally. Germany wants “sensible talks” with the United States on the two countries’ spat over alleged American spying, the chancellor, Angela Merkel, said on Friday, indicating that Berlin is still aiming for a formal accord....