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Angela Dorothea Merkel

Date of Birth: 17 July 1954
Place of Birth: Hamburg, Germany


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Paris’s terror dilemma

On 13 July in partnership with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the outgoing EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini he launched the 'Alliance Sahel' which aims to improve coordination between member donors – 12 of them so far – in funding €9 billion worth of projects...


Haftar puts south in the game

Libya is 'very fragile' as Angela Merkel noted at the EU-Arab League summit in Sharm el-Sheikh on 25 February...


Those pesky human rights

It was a surprise therefore to see him take star billing at a meeting in Brussels on 17 October hosted by the Hanns Seidel Stiftung the political foundation of the Christian Social Union German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian coalition partner (AC Vol 58 No 24 Hopes and fears for the new old guard)...


Investors weigh rescue plan

He is then due to travel to Berlin for the G20 Compact with Africa investment summit on the fringes of which he is expected to hold talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany and possibly President Emmanuel Macron of France...


Europe discovers Africa, again

British Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are criss-crossing the African continent arguing that there are links between economic growth and long-term security in Africa to stem immigration which has become a political football in Europe and severely weakened Merkel's position...


Another political fix

German Chancellor Angela Merkel led serious efforts to pressure Egypt and Tunisia to receive migrants rescued at sea off Libya in 2016...


An election on autopilot

Nigerians contrasted the lack of pomp and ceremony accorded to Buhari in Washington with the lavish receptions given to France's President Emmanuel Macron and Germany's Angela Merkel...


Issoufou under fire

Within a year of the law's passage EU pressure on aid-dependent Niger including a visit by Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany prompted a wave of 'smuggler' arrests and a drastic reduction in traffic through Agadez and Dirkou northwards to Libya...


Strains on the front line

Organisational problems quickly emerged in December when President Emmanuel Macron hosted his G5 counterparts together with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany and Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy as well as United States EU and UN representatives at summit talks at La Celle Saint-Cloud on the outskirts of Paris...


Migrants rock the summit boat

A sober debate on how to improve youth employment in sub-Saharan Africa was what the summiteers had prepared for about 10 000 delegates and over 80 European and African leaders including France's Emmanuel Macron and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel...


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