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Is Germany Heading into a Trap of Nationalism
Is Germany Heading into a Trap of Nationalism?

The CSU increasingly preferred nationalist like discourses by resembling Austria’s Chancellor Kurz or even Hungary’s Prime...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

German Federal Elections Reality ultimately reached Berlin
German Federal Elections: Reality ultimately reached Berlin

If a country accepts that right-wing extremists entered the parliament due to 890.000 refugees who came to Germany, what...

Thursday, October 5, 2017

From Berlin to Irbil a new era
From Berlin to Irbil, a new era

What Ankara must do is to develop concrete policies to protect its interests while stopping the wave of nationalism...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The far-right in Germany stronger than ever
The far-right in Germany: stronger than ever

This now means that Merkel’s new real opposition is the far-right.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Merkel's new largest opposition the far-right
Merkel's new largest opposition: the far-right

While Merkel's conservative bloc have won a fourth consecutive term, the AfD have become the second largest group in the...

Monday, September 25, 2017

Pro-PKK rally in Cologne Ankara summons German envoy
Pro-PKK rally in Cologne: Ankara summons German envoy

While the government have been salient in ensuring a peaceful relationship with Germany is maintained, acknowledging that...

Monday, September 18, 2017

Cutting arms sales to Turkey boosts our defense firms'
'Cutting arms sales to Turkey boosts our defense firms'

We increase national and local production in all areas, and produce our own fighter jets, helicopters, says Mevlut Cavusoglu

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Finland Lithuania oppose suspending Turkey s EU talks
Finland, Lithuania oppose suspending Turkey’s EU talks

Finland, Lithuania FMs turn down recent calls by German politicians to block Turkey’s EU accession talks amid tensions

Friday, September 8, 2017

Will Erdoğan shut the door on Europe
Will Erdoğan shut the door on Europe?

If the Turkish president does not play ball, they will push the message that Mr. Erdoğan had turned his back on European...

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Merkel promises fresh scrutiny of Turkey's EU talks
Merkel promises fresh scrutiny of Turkey's EU talks

German Chancellor tells lawmakers she will propose debating Turkey relations at European Council meeting in October

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Germany No decision on Turkey s EU talks before polls
Germany: No decision on Turkey’s EU talks before polls

Angela Merkel's spokesman rules out decision on possibly stopping Turkey’s EU membership talks before Sept. 24 polls

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Merkel reaffirms EU pledge for Turkey
Merkel reaffirms EU pledge for Turkey

German chancellor says EU to stick to refugee deal with Turkey, to allocate additional €3 billion for Syrian refugees

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Will Merkel follow in Trump's footsteps
Will Merkel follow in Trump's footsteps?

Turkish-German relations are suffering from a serious shift in perspective, as structural, strategic and economic issues...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Turkey Merkel s Interpol remarks 'unacceptable'
Turkey: Merkel’s Interpol remarks 'unacceptable'

German leader had criticized Turkey's recent use of an Interpol arrest warrant in Spain

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Turkish minister urges Merkel to stick to her words
Turkish minister urges Merkel to stick to her words

EU minister Omer Celik asks German Chancellor to remember her motto is to talk to each other, and not about each other

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Turks urged not to back main German parties
Turks urged not to back main German parties

Turkish president calls on Germany-based Turks not to vote for 'hostile' CDU, SPD, Greens in September elections

Friday, August 18, 2017

Turkey unhappy over 'unfortunate' Merkel statement
Turkey unhappy over 'unfortunate' Merkel statement

German leader's hard line on updating Turkey-EU customs deal meets criticism in Ankara

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Merkel opposes EU-Turkey divorce
Merkel opposes EU-Turkey divorce

German chancellor rejects calls to put an end to Turkey’s EU membership process

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Germany's Merkel says open to all coalition options
Germany's Merkel says open to all coalition options

Conservative leader does not rule out new coalition government with liberals or environmentalists after polls next month.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Merkel backs UN proposal to take more refugees
Merkel backs UN proposal to take more refugees

German Chancellor backs proposal to increase number of refugees to be resettled in EU member states.

Friday, August 11, 2017

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