merkel israel

Merkel’s party and the Middle East

A leadership race in the CDU party may shape the future of German-Israeli ties

Macron congratulates Netanyahu on win, shares hope for two-state solution

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called to congratulate the prime minister on Monday, also stressing her country's hope for dialogue between the Israelis and Palestinians and for a two-state solution.

Angela Merkel

Merkel urged EU countries not to move embassies to Jerusalem

Nuclear accord and settlement labels caused Germany to deny Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

The 'embarrassing' photo of German Chancellor Angela Merkel at an all-male event

'Embarrassing' photo of Merkel at all-male event inspires feminists

Women business leaders are organizing an alternative photo with a Merkel cut-out.

German Chancelor Angela Merkel shaking hands with President Reuven Rivlin, October 4, 2018

Rivlin tells Merkel there is zero tolerance for antisemitism

Rivlin commented that some profess to being pro-Israel but despise Jews. "This does not fool us. As far as we are concerned there is no such thing as loving Israel and hating Jews."

A boy walks past a wastewater pond in the Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar

If Merkel is here, then so is Khan al-Ahmar

German representatives, have been among the many European diplomates who have made solidarity visits the village located below the Kfar Adumim settlement.

Angela Merkel gestures during a cabinet meeting in Berlin

Merkel stays silent on pro-Iran policy ahead of Israel visit

Merkel was silent on her government’s advocacy for the controversial 2015 Iran atomic deal.

Angela Merkel gestures during a cabinet meeting in Berlin

How Germany became America's conscience, and why we should listen

Chancellor Angela Merkel declared last year and again after the recent July NATO summit that Europe can no longer rely on the United States conducting itself in the future as a force for order.

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