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Chancellor of Germany (born 1954)

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Angela Merkel: Chancellor of Germany (born 1954)
Angela Dorothea Merkel is a German politician who has been serving as the chancellor of Germany since 2005. She served as the leader of the Opposition from 2002 to 2005 and as the leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) from 2000 to 2018. A member of the CDU, Merkel is the first female chancellor of Germany. During her tenure as Chancellor, Merkel has been frequently referred to as the de facto leader of the European Union and the most powerful woman in the world.

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Germany's SPD, Greens, liberals reach deal for post-Merkel coalition government [Video]

Germany's SPD, Greens, liberals reach deal for post-Merkel coalition government

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Merkel warns of dramatic situation before talks to curb Covid-19 in Germany [Video]

Merkel warns of dramatic situation before talks to curb Covid-19 in Germany

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COVID-19: Merkel begs Germans to get vaccinated as infections continue to soar [Video]

COVID-19: Merkel begs Germans to get vaccinated as infections continue to soar

"Now it (the vaccine) is here, and all we have to do is grab it," said Merkel. "Grab it fast. I beg you, join in and try to convince relatives and friends, too."

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'Thank you very much, dear Angela': Macron bids farewell to Merkel [Video]

'Thank you very much, dear Angela': Macron bids farewell to Merkel

French President Emmanuel Macron hosts outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel for a valedictory visit as she bows out after 16 years in power. Merkel receives the Grand Cross, the highest distinction of the..

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Johnson poses with Macron, Merkel and Biden at G20 Summit [Video]

Johnson poses with Macron, Merkel and Biden at G20 Summit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson poses for photographers with French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Joe Biden during the G20 Summit in Rome. Report by..

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Germany's more diverse, post-Merkel parliament convenes for first time [Video]

Germany's more diverse, post-Merkel parliament convenes for first time

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On GPS: The Post-Merkel future [Video]

On GPS: The Post-Merkel future

Kati Marton, author of “The Chancellor,” discusses Angela Merkel’s legacy with Fareed as the German Chancellor’s nearly 16 years in office will soon draw to a close.

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Merkel biographer explains why iconic picture is so important [Video]

Merkel biographer explains why iconic picture is so important

Biographer Kati Marton shares what she learned about German Chancellor Angela Merkel and discusses her lasting impact on international politics.

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GPS Web Extra: Angela Merkel's legacy [Video]

GPS Web Extra: Angela Merkel's legacy

Merkel biographer Kati Marton tells Fareed what she thinks the long-serving Chancellor will be remembered for after almost 16 years in power.

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Soaring energy prices and Polish row over EU law to take centre stage at European summit [Video]

Soaring energy prices and Polish row over EU law to take centre stage at European summit

The meeting, which will probably be Chancellor Merkel's last council, will also include discussions on trade deals, digital transformation and migration.

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Conservative CDU party set to serve as opposition in Germany | Oneindia News [Video]

Conservative CDU party set to serve as opposition in Germany | Oneindia News

The election results have left outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party reeling after losing many of its voters. The conservatives are seeking to redefine themselves as a younger generation..

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Last Look: Germany's steady politics [Video]

Last Look: Germany's steady politics

Fareed on why Germany’s political parties have left behind the immigration-driven politics of old as veteran Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves power.

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Merkel warns of rise in anti-Semitism on last official visit to Israel [Video]

Merkel warns of rise in anti-Semitism on last official visit to Israel

Angela Merkel accompanied Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial on her last visit to Israel as German Chancellor.

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Merkel meets Pope Francis and Draghi on farewell visit to Italy [Video]

Merkel meets Pope Francis and Draghi on farewell visit to Italy

Her meeting with the pope centred on the issues of migration, climate change and COVID-19.

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Merkel meets Pope Francis at the Vatican [Video]

Merkel meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Thursday with Pope Francis, during her last visit to the Vatican as leader of her country.

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Macron, Merkel and 15 other EU leaders defend LGBT rights amid row over new Hungarian law [Video]

Macron, Merkel and 15 other EU leaders defend LGBT rights amid row over new Hungarian law

"We must continue fighting against discrimination towards the LGBT community, reaffirming our defence of their fundamental rights," the leaders say.

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'Democracy is under attack' says Merkel at German reunification ceremony [Video]

'Democracy is under attack' says Merkel at German reunification ceremony

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for an ongoing commitment to democracy as she spoke at the 31st-anniversary ceremony of the reunification of east and west.

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