German government divided over call for Syria peacekeeping force

German government divided over call for Syria peacekeeping force

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government was sharply divided Tuesday by defence minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer's surprise call for international troops to secure northeast Syria.

‘Most uptight people in the world’: Merkel successor defends controversial joke

‘Most uptight people in the world’: Merkel successor defends controversial joke

Merkel successor slammed over intersex toilet joke

Merkel successor slammed over intersex toilet joke

Favoured Merkel successor ‘AKK’ vows to pursue chancellor’s path

Favoured Merkel successor ‘AKK’ vows to pursue chancellor’s path

UPDATE: Germany’s CDU to decide on Merkel successor in April

UPDATE: Germany’s CDU to decide on Merkel successor in April

Germany’s conservatives launch race to replace Merkel

Germany’s conservatives launch race to replace Merkel

‘Trouble and turmoil’: What the CDU crisis means for the future of Merkel and Germany

‘Trouble and turmoil’: What the CDU crisis means for the future of Merkel and Germany

Update: Merkel ‘heir’ AKK will not run for German chancellor

Update: Merkel ‘heir’ AKK will not run for German chancellor

AKK: What caused the rise and fall of Merkel’s heir apparent?

AKK: What caused the rise and fall of Merkel’s heir apparent?

AKK offers to quit Merkel’s CDU if party fails to back her

AKK offers to quit Merkel’s CDU if party fails to back her

Merkel’s CDU gathers for ‘controversial’ conference in Leipzig

Merkel’s CDU gathers for ‘controversial’ conference in Leipzig

Merkel’s ‘floundering’ CDU braces for stormy party congress

Merkel’s ‘floundering’ CDU braces for stormy party congress

Is ‘mini-Merkel’ AKK’s move to join cabinet a risky bid for power?

Is ‘mini-Merkel’ AKK’s move to join cabinet a risky bid for power?

Merkel’s favoured successor AKK to become German Defence Minister

Merkel’s favoured successor AKK to become German Defence Minister

Where does Germany’s crisis-hit coalition go from here?

Where does Germany’s crisis-hit coalition go from here?

Crisis talks as Merkel’s coalition suffers new blow

Crisis talks as Merkel’s coalition suffers new blow

AKK under fire over election campaign ‘censorship’ comments

AKK under fire over election campaign ‘censorship’ comments

German YouTuber shakes up mainstream politics with viral video

German YouTuber shakes up mainstream politics with viral video

How rumours of Merkel’s demise have been greatly exaggerated
FOR MEMBERS

How rumours of Merkel’s demise have been greatly exaggerated

AKK calls unscheduled CDU summit, stoking talk of imminent Merkel exit

AKK calls unscheduled CDU summit, stoking talk of imminent Merkel exit

Merkel’s staying power: Two-thirds of Germans want Chancellor to serve final term

Merkel’s staying power: Two-thirds of Germans want Chancellor to serve final term

Merkel takes successor’s side on Europe reform vision

Merkel takes successor’s side on Europe reform vision

Merkel’s successor responds to Macron’s Europe vision

Merkel’s successor responds to Macron’s Europe vision

Dream team? What Merkel ally’s party win means for the chancellor and the CDU

Dream team? What Merkel ally’s party win means for the chancellor and the CDU

Merkel loyalist wins CDU party vote to succeed her

Merkel loyalist wins CDU party vote to succeed her

What you need to know about Merkel’s possible successors

What you need to know about Merkel’s possible successors

Germany looks beyond Merkel as party prepares to elect successor

Germany looks beyond Merkel as party prepares to elect successor

‘I can win back AfD voters’: CDU candidate hoping for Merkel’s job

‘I can win back AfD voters’: CDU candidate hoping for Merkel’s job

‘Anti-Merkel’ convinced he can take top spot as CDU leadership race heats up

‘Anti-Merkel’ convinced he can take top spot as CDU leadership race heats up

Who is leading the race against Merkel?

Who is leading the race against Merkel?