EU Needs More Vaccine Production Capacity – Merkel

European Union leaders will discuss how to make sure more vaccines are made on European soil since the bloc’s supply problems are more to do with a lack of production capacity than with under – ordering, German Chancellor Angela Merkel Said. ‘British production sites are manufacturing for Britain and the United States is not exporting, … More EU Needs More Vaccine Production Capacity – Merkel

Digital Vaccination Passports Likely Available Before Summer, Merkel Says

Digital vaccination certification enabling people to travel in Europe despite the coronavirus pandemic will probably be available before the summer, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said after a virtual EU Summit. ‘Everyone agreed that we need a digital vaccination certificate’, Merkel told a press conference on Thursday, adding the EU Commission would need around three months … More Digital Vaccination Passports Likely Available Before Summer, Merkel Says

Germany: More Sanctions On Russia Over Navalny Cannot Ruled Out

MILAN – – The German government said on Wednesday further sanctions against Russia cannot be ruled out after a Moscow court jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny and police used force against protesters. Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuersday’s verdict against Navalny was ‘far from any rule of law standards’ and demanded an end to violence against … More Germany: More Sanctions On Russia Over Navalny Cannot Ruled Out

G20 SAUDI ARABIA | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, Germany’s Merkel Discuss G20, Tackling Extremism

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – –  Saudi Arabia and Germany on Monday agreed on the need to confront all forms of extremism and terrorism, Saudi Press Agency reported. During a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, King Salman affirmed the Kingdom’s strong condemnation of the terrorist attacks that have been committed recently in France … More G20 SAUDI ARABIA | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, Germany’s Merkel Discuss G20, Tackling Extremism

WORLD NEWS | French Presidency Confirms Macron To Meet Germany’s Merkle On Aug.20

PARIS | FRANCE – German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit President Emmanuel Macron at his summer residence on the Mediterranean on Aug.20, the French presidency said on Friday, confirming an earlier Reuters reports. The two leaders will discuss a range of topics including the situation in Lebanon, Belarus, the Eastern Mediterranean region as well as … More WORLD NEWS | French Presidency Confirms Macron To Meet Germany’s Merkle On Aug.20

POLITICS | Mohamed Bin Zayed, German Chancellor Discuss Cooperation, Number of Regional And International Issues

ABU DHABI – Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and the German Chanceller, Angela Merkel discussed cooperation channels and ways to enhance the existing overall strategic partnership to achieve the aspirations of the two peoples to accomplish development and progress. In … More POLITICS | Mohamed Bin Zayed, German Chancellor Discuss Cooperation, Number of Regional And International Issues

NEWS | Merkel Tells Germans To Stay Home Until After Easter To Beat Virus

BERLIN – Germany will extend social distancing measures introduced last month to slow the spread of the coronavirus to April 19 and the government will re-evaluate the situation the Easter holiday, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday. Germany has closed schools, shops, restaurants, playgrounds and sports  facilities and many companies have stopped production to help … More NEWS | Merkel Tells Germans To Stay Home Until After Easter To Beat Virus

BREAKING NEWS | Iraqi PM Spoke With Germany’s Merkel About Foreign Troop Withdrawal: Statement

MILAN | ITALY – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi spoke to German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday about an Iraqi parliamentary resolution calling on foreign troops to leave the country, his office said. “The German chancellor expressed her support for Iraqi’s security and stability, and highlighted the importance of continued cooperation between Iraq and … More BREAKING NEWS | Iraqi PM Spoke With Germany’s Merkel About Foreign Troop Withdrawal: Statement

WORLD NEWS | Forbes Names The World’s Most Powerful Women Of 2019

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named the world’s most powerful woman for the ninth year running in a wide – ranging list intended to celebrate the most 100 most influential females of the year. Forbes’2019 edition of its World’s Most Powerful Women released Thursday, marked a return for the German leader, who had made … More WORLD NEWS | Forbes Names The World’s Most Powerful Women Of 2019

BREAKING NEWS | Britain, France, Germany Blame Iran For Saudi Attack: Statement

New York, USA – France, Britain and Germany said on Monday it is clear Iran was  responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities on Sept.14 and called on Tehran to agree to negations on its nuclear and missile programs as well as regional security issues. “The time has come for Iran to accept a … More BREAKING NEWS | Britain, France, Germany Blame Iran For Saudi Attack: Statement