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Trump, Merkel clash; US prez says Berlin captive to Russia

BRUSSELS, July 11, (AFP): US President Donald Trump traded barbs with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a tense NATO summit Wednesday after he accused Berlin of being “captive” to Russia and demanded it immediately step up defence spending. The two-day meet in Brussels is shaping up as the alliance’s most …

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Merkel visits Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad School in Beirut

BEIRUT, June 23, (KUNA): Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel paid a visit to Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah School in Ras Beirut neighborhood on Saturday and observed Syrian refugee students’ involvement in classrooms and sport activities. During her visit, Merkel toured the school facilities, viewed the education methods applied in some grade …

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German coalition talks fail – Merkel fourth term in doubt

BERLIN, Nov 20, (RTRS): Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday her efforts to form a threeway coalition government had failed, thrusting Germany into a political crisis and pushing Europe’s largest economy closer to a possible new election. The pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) unexpectedly pulled out after more than four weeks …

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AMIR HOME FROM U.S. – Merkel congratulated on win

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 27, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, accompanied by Deputy Chairman of National Guard Sheikh Meshal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and the accompanying delegation returned home on Wednesday after concluding a visit to the United States where he held official talks with US President …

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Merkel, Putin in talks – Ukraine, Syria on agenda

SOCHI, Russia, May 2, (Agencies): German Chancellor Angela Merkel held talks Tuesday with President Vladimir Putin on Ukraine and Syria in a signal of renewed dialogue despite profound rifts on her fi rst visit to Russia since 2015. “We cannot but use this visit to discuss bilateral relations and the …

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Merkel, Sheikh Al Nahyan discuss economic & security cooperation

ABU DHABI, May 1, (Agencies): German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in the United Arab Emirates Monday for talks on economic and security issues. Talks covered “bilateral political and economic relations … the crises in Syria, Libya and Yemen as well as …

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