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Olaf Scholz Formally Sworn In As German Chancellor

The new German parliament has elected Olaf Scholz as chancellor as Angela Merkel departs after 16 years at...

Germany’s Merkel To Bring Likely Successor To G20 Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has invited her likely successor Finance Minister Olaf Scholz to join bilateral discussions with...

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Post-Merkel Cooperation

Some of the topics that top the bilateral agenda include strategic cooperation in the field of climate change,...

H.E. Thomas Schieb, Ambassador Of Germany

Continuity Is A German Trademark

There is no doubt that the Western Balkans and EU enlargement will remain high on Germany’s agenda. Whoever...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Arrives In Serbia

President Aleksandar Vucic welcomed at the "Nikola Tesla" Airport German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who will pay a two-day...

BBC: German Elections 2021: Simple Guide To Vote Ending Merkel Era

For the first time in 15 years, one opinion poll this week has given the centre left a...

Merkel Meets Biden: Nord Stream And China On Menu For Chancellor’s Farewell Visit To US

Angela Merkel’s farewell visit to the White House was shadowed Thursday by pressing issues as well as good...

IBM Unveils First Quantum Computer In Germany

It is Germany's first quantum computer, and it is capable of bending the laws of physics and computing...

US Pledges Stronger Climate Action At Biden Summit

The United States and several other nations have pledged to cut carbon emissions faster, putting pressure on other...

Auf Wiedersehen, ‘Mutti’:

How Angela Merkel’s Centrist Politics Shaped Germany And Europe

Since 2005, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has been one of the most stable and enduring of political forces,...

EU Expects First COVID Vaccine Application In Coming Days

The European Medicines Agency did not name the company it expects to file the application. However, EU leaders...

Coronavirus Digest: Europe Tightens Restrictions To Control Spread Of COVID-19

The Netherlands is going into a partial lockdown for at least four weeks. Meanwhile, Italy has imposed new...

The Franco-German Proposal for a COVID-19 Recovery Fund

One Giant Leap For Europe?

The Franco-German proposal for a COVID-19 recovery fund is not quite the “Hamiltonian moment” that some have claimed....

Angela Merkel

Chancellor’s Scientific Background Could Save Germany

Today, we face the global outbreak of a disease that has the potential to catalyze what the historian...

Angela Merkel

Uncharted Political Waters For Angela Merkel

No change in Germany: Angela Merkel will stay on as chancellor. Germans like constancy. However, Merkel has some major tasks to fulfil during her fourth term in office

Natalie Nougayrède, The Guardian

Germany’s Crisis Means Uncertainty For Europe, But It Won’t Be Fatal

The collapse of Germany’s coalition talks is the latest shock to hit Europe. No one saw it coming. Of course the blow is of a different nature from the banking crisis, the war in Ukraine, the refugee crisis, Brexit, Trump, Poland and Hungary’s democratic backsliding, or Catalan secessionism. Germany’s politics look upended but the fundamentals are still in place: the postwar democratic set-up is hardly under threat

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Can France And Germany Come Together?

The crisis in Catalonia and the resilience of European populists have made a well-functioning Franco-German partnership more important than ever. But if the European project is going to have any chance of surviving, the gap between German prudence and French audacity will have to be bridged.

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U.S. Adds $19.5 Million In New Funds To Development Partnership With Serbia

Today, the United States Government announced an additional $19.5 million in assistance to the Government of Serbia, as part...

UN: Ukraine War Stoked Global Food Crisis That Could Last Years

The United Nations has warned that the war in Ukraine has helped to stoke a global food crisis that could last...

Picasso’s Masterwork Of Lover And Muse Shines At Sotheby’s $408m Evening Sale

Following the Macklowe Collection’s white-glove sale, the Modern Evening Auction saw glittering results at Sotheby’s New York. Amongst 58...

UN Calls For Renewable Energy Push Following Damning Climate Report

UN chief Antonio Guterres has called for more investment in renewable energy and an end to the millions of...

Serbia To Produce 40 Percent Of Its Electricity From Renewable Energy Sources By 2040

Cooperation between Israeli and Serbian companies in the field of renewable energy sources (RES) and energy transition, which is...