Macron and Merkel in talks over European defence and US relations

Macron and Merkel in talks over European defence and US relations

French leader Emmanuel Macron and his German counterpart Angela Merkel hold talks on Friday on European defence and the early moves of US President Joe Biden to rekindle close transatlantic ties.

Germany’s von der Leyen calls for ‘more outward-looking’ EU

Germany’s von der Leyen calls for ‘more outward-looking’ EU

Angela Merkel on Macron: ‘We wrestle with each other’

Angela Merkel on Macron: ‘We wrestle with each other’

Nazi hunters Serge and Beate Klarsfeld receive top French honours

Nazi hunters Serge and Beate Klarsfeld receive top French honours

Migrant feud casts shadow over Macron and Merkel EU meet

Migrant feud casts shadow over Macron and Merkel EU meet

Draghi urges eurozone solidarity as Macron pushes reforms

Draghi urges eurozone solidarity as Macron pushes reforms

French presidential candidate Macron to meet Merkel

French presidential candidate Macron to meet Merkel

Gabriel’s ‘very French idea’ unlikely to fly

Gabriel’s ‘very French idea’ unlikely to fly

Merkel and Macron urge ‘strong’ recovery fund for Europe

Merkel and Macron urge ‘strong’ recovery fund for Europe

Merkel and Macron to meet as Germany takes on high-stakes EU presidency

Merkel and Macron to meet as Germany takes on high-stakes EU presidency

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Europe’s Franco-German ‘motor’ sputters back to life

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Macron and Merkel propose €500 billion plan to relaunch EU economy

German role in NATO more vital now than ‘during Cold War’, says Merkel

German role in NATO more vital now than ‘during Cold War’, says Merkel

Macron to host Merkel for dinner ahead of Brexit deadline

Macron to host Merkel for dinner ahead of Brexit deadline

Did Merkel really give hope of a Brexit agreement with UK in ’30 days’?

Did Merkel really give hope of a Brexit agreement with UK in ’30 days’?

Can Boris Johnson win over Germany during Brexit talks?

Can Boris Johnson win over Germany during Brexit talks?

Update: May meets Merkel in bid to seek Brexit delay as no-deal looms

Update: May meets Merkel in bid to seek Brexit delay as no-deal looms

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

Merkel: Franco-German treaty a step toward ‘European army’

Merkel: Franco-German treaty a step toward ‘European army’

Germany and France unite to fight ‘fake news’

Germany and France unite to fight ‘fake news’

Timeline: Decades of Franco-German friendship

Timeline: Decades of Franco-German friendship

Macron and Merkel unite in struggle for Europe

Macron and Merkel unite in struggle for Europe

A ‘hole she leaves’: How the world’s reacting to Merkel’s planned departure

A ‘hole she leaves’: How the world’s reacting to Merkel’s planned departure

Macron hails Merkel’s ‘dignified’ decision to step down in 2021

Macron hails Merkel’s ‘dignified’ decision to step down in 2021

Germany still at odds with France over halting Saudi arms sales

Germany still at odds with France over halting Saudi arms sales

Dinner for one? Merkel and co talk Brexit at beer summit as Britain dines alone

Dinner for one? Merkel and co talk Brexit at beer summit as Britain dines alone

Merkel, Macron look to fire up stuttering Franco-German motor

Merkel, Macron look to fire up stuttering Franco-German motor

Merkel to meet Macron in Marseille amid EU immigration row

Merkel to meet Macron in Marseille amid EU immigration row

From migration to defence: Germany and France announce EU reform ideas

From migration to defence: Germany and France announce EU reform ideas

France and Germany agree to set up eurozone budget

France and Germany agree to set up eurozone budget

Merkel meets Macron halfway on eurozone reforms

Merkel meets Macron halfway on eurozone reforms

Macron urges Germany to step up at ‘historic moment’ for EU

Macron urges Germany to step up at ‘historic moment’ for EU

Macron visits Merkel in bid to salvage EU reform plans

Macron visits Merkel in bid to salvage EU reform plans

Germany hits brakes on Macron’s dreams for stronger Europe

Germany hits brakes on Macron’s dreams for stronger Europe

Macron, Merkel promise EU reform roadmap by June

Macron, Merkel promise EU reform roadmap by June

Dutch PM warns Macron, Merkel against dictating EU reforms

Dutch PM warns Macron, Merkel against dictating EU reforms

Merkel visit to Paris gives Macron chance to put EU reforms back on the table

Merkel visit to Paris gives Macron chance to put EU reforms back on the table

German, French MPs urge closer bond on friendship anniversary

German, French MPs urge closer bond on friendship anniversary

Germany ‘must develop EU further’ with France: foreign minister

Germany ‘must develop EU further’ with France: foreign minister

Macron boosts Merkel ahead of key coalition vote

Macron boosts Merkel ahead of key coalition vote

Schulz says EU allies urged him to join Merkel government and push for reforms

Schulz says EU allies urged him to join Merkel government and push for reforms

Macron says German political crisis ‘not in our interest’

Macron says German political crisis ‘not in our interest’

Macron urges Merkel to fight for EU reforms in Frankfurt

Macron urges Merkel to fight for EU reforms in Frankfurt

Macron to open Frankfurt book fair Tuesday, bringing message of closer EU union

Macron to open Frankfurt book fair Tuesday, bringing message of closer EU union

Merkel: Germany ‘widely agrees’ with France on EU reform

Merkel: Germany ‘widely agrees’ with France on EU reform

‘No surprise’: how Europe reacted to Germany’s ‘election of rage’

‘No surprise’: how Europe reacted to Germany’s ‘election of rage’

Merkel, Macron urge Russia and Ukraine to ‘abide by commitments’ and back ceasefire

Merkel, Macron urge Russia and Ukraine to ‘abide by commitments’ and back ceasefire

Macron outshines Merkel as EU’s top diplomat

Macron outshines Merkel as EU’s top diplomat

Merkel and Macron put defence at heart of blooming ties

Merkel and Macron put defence at heart of blooming ties

Merkel ready to consider Macron eurozone reform ideas

Merkel ready to consider Macron eurozone reform ideas

Germany and France vow to speed up eurozone integration

Germany and France vow to speed up eurozone integration

Merkel and Macron: the new power couple to shake up Europe

Merkel and Macron: the new power couple to shake up Europe

Macron to hold talks with Merkel in Berlin on first day of new job

Macron to hold talks with Merkel in Berlin on first day of new job

With Macron win secured, Germany looks to stronger EU future

With Macron win secured, Germany looks to stronger EU future