was praised by the magazine for her leadership on everything from Syrian refugees to the Greek debt crisis.
With polls showing a drop in her popularity, Merkel
is expected to face a backlash at her Christian Democrat (CDU) party conference on Dec.
Speaking at lower house of parliament, Merkel
, "We need to do everything to avoid an escalation," said in his speech.
AT a meeting with German schoolchildren in July, Chancellor Angela Merkel
met Reem Sahwil, a Palestinian refugee girl from Lebanon.
A report in the New York Times claims in 2013, Ms Merkel
succeeded in overturning an already-concluded agreement on cutting emissions.
announced that she would continue to hold "intense" negotiations with her European counterparts on the ongoing refugee crisis in Europe .
For Russia to be contained, Merkel
needs to use her diplomatic dexterity to convince Putin to fall into line in the long term, an accomplishment that is not as easy as it looks even though she is the only western leader Putin holds in high esteem.
is due to meet Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and will attend a meeting of the China-Germany Economic and Trade Commission.
A lot has been achieved," dpa cited Merkel
as saying, following talks with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, adding that the country still had a long way to go to overhaul its economy.
A political outsider from the start, Angela Merkel
has often been misunderstood both in and outside Germany.
On Wednesday, President Obama officially invited German chancellor Angela Merkel
to visit Washington.
President Barack Obama sent well wishes to German Chancellor Angela Merkel
on Wednesday, following news of her skiing accident in Switzerland just before the new year.