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German president to hold joint talks with Merkel, Schulz next week

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 01:08 GMT

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will host a joint meeting next week between Chancellor Angela Merkel, the leader of the center-left Social Democrats (SPD) .

Germany registers fewer asylum seekers, on track for annual cap

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 06:24 GMT

The number of asylum seekers registered in Germany is unlikely to soar above the cap agreed by Merkel and her Bavarian allies last weekend, data showed on Wednesday.

Merkel faces protests in Germany's nationalist heartlands

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Merkel has faced fierce protests on the campaign trail for next month’s federal elections in Germany, calling into question her strategy targeting regions in Germany.