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Angela Merkel is at the mercy of Turkey and Russia as she seeks fourth term as chancellor of Germany - The National;

Angela Merkel is at the mercy of Turkey and Russia as she seeks fourth term as chancellor of Germany - The National

The NationalAngela Merkel is at the mercy of Turkey and Russia as she seeks fourth term as chancellor of GermanyThe NationalAngela Merkel is going for a fourth term as Germany's chancellor but finds herself caught in a battle for ethnic Turkish and Russian voter. September 12, 2017. Fabrizio Bensch / Reuters. In Cologne's little Istanbul, centred on Keupstrasse, the ...and more »

Angela Merkel BOOED by protesters after horrific migrant sex attack on jogger - Daily Star;

Angela Merkel BOOED by protesters after horrific migrant sex attack on jogger - Daily Star

Daily StarAngela Merkel BOOED by protesters after horrific migrant sex attack on joggerDaily StarGERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel was heckled by crowds during an election campaign event in Bavaria. 0. By Jeremy Culley / Published 13th September 2017. Angela Merkel CEN. PROTEST: Angela Merkel was faced with massive protests in Rosenheim.and more »

Obama Is Now Campaigning for Germany's Angela Merkel—Or His Face Is, Anyway - Newsweek;

Obama Is Now Campaigning for Germany's Angela Merkel—Or His Face Is, Anyway - Newsweek

NewsweekObama Is Now Campaigning for Germany's Angela Merkel—Or His Face Is, AnywayNewsweekBarack Obama as good as admitted, back in December, that he missed the campaign trail, when he told his formed aide David Axelrod in an interview that he would have won the 2016 election against Donald Trump. Sadly for him, that pesky constitution ...and more »

You Snooze, She Wins - Slate Magazine;

You Snooze, She Wins - Slate Magazine

Slate MagazineYou Snooze, She WinsSlate MagazineWith Angela Merkel's re-election almost certain, Germany's election has been startlingly dull. But more is going on than meets the eye. By Yascha Mounk. GERMANY-ELECTION/MERKEL German Chancellor Angela Merkel waves to supporters as she ...and more »

One to Watch: Is the Dax set to shine? - City Index

One to Watch: Is the Dax set to shine?City IndexWhat: The German election on 25th September is starting to grab investors' attention now that it looks increasingly likely that Angela Merkel is set to win her fourth term as a coalition leader. The latest polls expect her party to win 37% of the ...and more »

German Election: Poll Finds Support for Merkel at Four-month Low, but She Is Still Favorite to Win - Haaretz;

German Election: Poll Finds Support for Merkel at Four-month Low, but She Is Still Favorite to Win - Haaretz

HaaretzGerman Election: Poll Finds Support for Merkel at Four-month Low, but She Is Still Favorite to WinHaaretzGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel at the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin, Sept. 13, 2017 Markus Schreiber/AP. German elections: Palestinian terror group on ballot, as porn star drops neo-Nazis · German ...and more »

Germany's Schaeuble eyes another run as finance minister - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Germany's Schaeuble eyes another run as finance ministerHellenic Shipping News WorldwideThe chances of Wolfgang Schaeuble returning as German finance minister are rising as the Sept. 24 election approaches and politicians from rival parties play down the prospect of unseating the wily veteran. Schaeuble, who turns 75 next week, is the ...and more »

Bild: popular tribune of the German establishment - Financial Times;

Bild: popular tribune of the German establishment - Financial Times

Financial TimesBild: popular tribune of the German establishmentFinancial Times“I need only Bild, Bild on Sunday and the telly to rule.” So said Gerhard Schröder, the former German chancellor, in a phrase that summed up the huge power of Germany's biggest circulation newspaper. Bild is one of Europe's great media institutions ...and more »

Merkel Wants to Keep Her Finance Minister On After Election - Bloomberg;

Merkel Wants to Keep Her Finance Minister On After Election - Bloomberg

BloombergMerkel Wants to Keep Her Finance Minister On After ElectionBloombergWolfgang Schaeuble can expect to be offered another term as German finance minister if Chancellor Angela Merkel wins re-election on Sept. 24, according to four people familiar with the government's deliberations. Schaeuble has signaled his interest for ...and more »

In the Centre of the Centre - London Review of Books (subscription);

In the Centre of the Centre - London Review of Books (subscription)

London Review of Books (subscription)In the Centre of the CentreLondon Review of Books (subscription)Despite her knack for deflating expectations and puncturing enthusiasms, Angela Merkel does not entirely disappoint on the campaign trail. In Grünheide, a small town in the Spreewald near Berlin, she came to christen a new training complex for Olympic ...and more »

The German Elections Matter — and Not Just for Germany - STRATFOR;

The German Elections Matter — and Not Just for Germany - STRATFOR

STRATFORThe German Elections Matter — and Not Just for GermanySTRATFORGermany's Sept. 24 election will likely result in one of the most fragmented parliaments the country has seen in decades. The country's two largest parties will try to avoid renewing their current coalition partnership, meaning smaller parties will ...and more »

Nein Danke! Merkel Spurns Challenger's TV Duel Re-Run Offer - U.S. News & World Report;

Nein Danke! Merkel Spurns Challenger's TV Duel Re-Run Offer - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportNein Danke! Merkel Spurns Challenger's TV Duel Re-Run OfferU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: A screen that shows the TV debate between German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and her challenger Germany's Social Democratic Party SPD candidate for chancellor Martin Schulz in Berlin, Germany, ...and more »

German right-wing party on course to enter parliament - Philly.com;

German right-wing party on course to enter parliament - Philly.com

Philly.comGerman right-wing party on course to enter parliamentPhilly.comFILE - In this Jan. 21, 2017 file photo AfD’s regional head in North Rhine-Westphalia state, Marcus Pretzell, second from left, is flanked by far-right leaders Marine le Pen from France, center, and Dutch Geert Wilders, left, as they take a selfie ...and more »

Angela Merkel has a huge lead in polls ahead of German election - but are they accurate? - Deutsche Welle;

Angela Merkel has a huge lead in polls ahead of German election - but are they accurate? - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleAngela Merkel has a huge lead in polls ahead of German election - but are they accurate?Deutsche WelleVoter polls in the US and UK got it wrong with Donald Trump and Brexit. So how confident are experts that the German chancellor Angela Merkel's lead in public opinion surveys will hold up? Watch video 02:11 ...and more »

German election: Merkel's CDU continue commanding lead in polls - HITC;

German election: Merkel's CDU continue commanding lead in polls - HITC

HITCGerman election: Merkel's CDU continue commanding lead in pollsHITCWith less than two weeks to go until Germany's election, it looks like Germans will be backing the status-quo. Recent polling shows that Angela Merkel's CDU/CSU are retaining their double-digit lead over their centre-left SPD rivals. The most recent ...and more »

Steady in Germany: Merkel's likely re-election is a helpful sign - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Steady in Germany: Merkel's likely re-election is a helpful signPittsburgh Post-GazetteIn Germany's parliamentary elections Sept. 24, Chancellor Angela Merkel will be seeking her fourth term. The German political party spectrum contains everything from far right, in the form of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, to the Greens and ...and more »

The Chancellor of the Free World Faces Voters for Record Fourth Time - Link TV;

The Chancellor of the Free World Faces Voters for Record Fourth Time - Link TV

Link TVThe Chancellor of the Free World Faces Voters for Record Fourth TimeLink TVGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Christian Democratic Union's (CDU) candidate for the 2017 German election, looks on at the Gollan cultural facility in the TV studio of the 'Wahlarena' in Lübeck, northern Germany, on Sept. 11. Merkel answers ...and more »

Teen with Down Syndrome Surprises Merkel on LIVE TV with Late-Term Abortion Question - Fox News;

Teen with Down Syndrome Surprises Merkel on LIVE TV with Late-Term Abortion Question - Fox News

Fox NewsTeen with Down Syndrome Surprises Merkel on LIVE TV with Late-Term Abortion QuestionFox NewsGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel was put on the spot Monday by a German teen with Down syndrome during a live “Vote Debate” event in the northern city of Lübeck. “Mrs Merkel, you are a politician. You make laws. I'm an editor at a magazine for people ...and more »

A return of sorts for the former US president - in Germany - New Zealand Herald

A return of sorts for the former US president - in GermanyNew Zealand HeraldCampaign posters featuring Barack Obama have gone up in Berlin. The posters highlight Obama's support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo / The Washington Post. Washington Post. By: Griff Witte, Luisa Beck. Share via email Share on Facebook ...and more »

German liberals demand tougher line on refugees - The Times;

German liberals demand tougher line on refugees - The Times

The TimesGerman liberals demand tougher line on refugeesThe TimesThe German liberal who wants to be Angela Merkel's next deputy has called for refugees to be sent back once their country is safe in an attempt to attract voters angry at the chancellor's generous asylum policy. Christian Lindner, 39, leader of the ...and more »