Angela Merkel says "it's finally time to start work" as Germany's new government prepares to take office. The Chancellor's call to arms came at the signing of the coalition agreement between her CDU party, the Bavarian CSU and the centre-left SPD. "We realised during the negotiations that there is a...
BERLIN (AP) — A decision to give a new government job to Germany’s domestic intelligence chief, who was removed from that post after appearing to downplay... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald •Reuters •Reuters India
Chancellor Angela Merkel has decided Germany's domestic intelligence agency chief must go because she thinks he has meddled in day-to-day politics, newspaper Die... Reuters India - WorldAlso reported by •Seattle Times •New Zealand Herald
A clumsy compromise over the fate of Germany's spy chief has exposed a cruel fact: The parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's right-left coalition are loveless partners in a dysfunctional relationship..