Merkel ally lashes out, demands she change course on refugees

A key political ally fired a broadside at German Chancellor Angela Merkel Tuesday, saying her policies - which he blames for a humiliating weekend loss in a state election - need to be overhauled...

Merkel's party falls behind right-wing AfD in her home state

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Party (CDU) has lost its position as second-strongest party in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern to the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD),...

Germany investigates suspected arson attack on CDU campaign bus

German authorities are investigating a suspected arson attack on a campaign bus belonging to Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU), police said Friday.

Merkel: CDU losses, right-wing gains down to "protest" over migration

Losses for Germany's established parties and gains for the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) in state elections are a result of "protest behaviour" by voters worried about an influx of...

Merkel allies: Election losses should not alter migration course

Election losses for Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) in three German state elections should not result in a change of course in the refugee crisis, German politicians argued on...

State polls allow 13 million Germans to rule on Merkel refugee policy

Polls opened early Sunday in three state elections in Germany, which give more than 13 million voters the chance to cast their verdict on Chancellor Angela Merkel's management of the refugee...

Merkel to meet conservative party leaders to end rift on refugees

German Chancellor Angela Merkel this week steps up her drive for a European solution to the refugee crisis, calling her conservative party leaders together in a bid to lay aside deep divisions...

Merkel: Closure of German borders might trigger off armed conflicts in Balkans

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed fear that closure of the German borders to refugees might cause new armed conflicts in the Balkans.

German MEP Brok supports HDZ in election campaign

"We consider Croatia as an important European country that can help resolve problems inside the European Union," Brok was quoted as saying.

Karamarko meets with Chancellor Merkel

The leader of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party, Tomislav Karamarko, met with CDU leader and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Tuesday