Netanyahu congratulates Merkel

Prime Minister Netanyahu congratulates German Chancellor over her reelection, says she is a true friend of Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2017, 1:08 AM

Rabbis praise Merkel after reelection: 'A responsible leader'

Conference of European Rabbis congratulates reelection of Angerla Merkel as chancellor of Germany, says rise of far-right party worrying.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2017, 10:14 PM

Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right AfD surges

Germany shifts to the right as AfD, FDP see major gains, left-wing parties slip.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2017, 9:32 PM

Rivlin: Israel will help defeat ISIS

German Chancellor Merkel and President Rivlin meet, discuss cooperation on regional issues and defeating ISIS.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 9/7/2017, 3:12 PM

Merkel and Trump urge tougher sanctions on North Korea

German Chancellor and U.S. President urge UN to quickly agree on tougher sanctions following North Korea’s latest nuclear test.Elad Benari, 9/5/2017, 2:09 AM

Merkel's historic folly

Europeans and Muslims are opposites on several key issues: birthrates, religious identity and confidence in their culture and civilization.Prof. Daniel Pipes, 8/23/2017, 9:17 AM

Angela Merkel: Marriage is between a man and a woman

As Germany legalizes gay marriage, Chancellor Merkel says same sex marriage is an oxymoron.Chana Roberts, 6/30/2017, 11:04 AM

Merkel: Britain, US no longer reliable security partners

German Chancellor says Europe must take destiny into its own hands after Brexit, Trump election.Gary Willig, 5/28/2017, 6:34 PM

Here we go again: Europe "shocked" by Manchester terrorism

German Chancellor Merkel, champion of Muslim immigration to Europe, calls the attack "incomprehensible." Is it?Hillel Fendel, 5/24/2017, 6:30 PM

All badly quiet on the Western Front

Cultural stasis, except for the West's Eastern front. Giulio Meotti, 5/17/2017, 11:12 PM

'Chechnya imprisons homosexuals in concentration camps'

About 100 SSA men arrested, three of them killed in Muslim state. Merkel asks Putin to intervene.Mordechai Sones, 5/3/2017, 4:39 PM

Merkel won't wear headscarf in Saudi Arabia

German Chancellor chooses not to wear headscarf during talks with the Saudi king.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2017, 4:37 AM

'Each reduction in German support is a cause for concern'

Chairman of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee upset over Germany's increasingly hostile stance against Israel.Tal Polon, 4/30/2017, 11:43 AM

Merkel backs Foreign Minister's meeting with leftists

German Chancellor backs her Foreign Minister's meetings with leftist groups during his trip to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/28/2017, 8:25 PM

Merkel calls PM's decision to cancel meeting 'regrettable'

German Chancellor says there is nothing wrong with her Foreign Minister meeting with subversive groups in Israel.Aruts Sheva Staff and AFP, 4/26/2017, 3:44 PM

Merkel: Israeli construction undermines 'two-state solution'

German Chancellor meets Abbas, expresses concern about Israel's building in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/24/2017, 11:41 PM

US Holocaust Museum to present Merkel with Elie Wiesel award

US Holocaust Memorial Museum will bestow its highest honor, the Elie Wiesel Award, on German Chancellor Angela Merkel.JTA, 3/23/2017, 7:38 PM

Germany to Erdogan: You've gone too far

Germany angry after Turkish President accuses Merkel of using "Nazi measures".Ben Ariel, 3/20/2017, 5:40 AM

Pence: We will hold Russia accountable

US Vice President Mike Pence promises to support NATO, hold Russia 'accountable,' says NATO members should increase defense budgets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2017, 7:00 PM

How Trump saved us from Merkel’s folly

Let us hope it is not too late to keep the USA from becoming like Europe. Jack Engelhard, 12/12/2016, 4:28 AM

German Chancellor Merkel calls for Burka ban

In a sharp departure from previous policies, German Chancellor Merkel says she will initiate legislation against Burkas.Yoel Domb, 12/6/2016, 3:46 PM

Merkel, Hollande urge Putin to push for Syria ceasefire

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to a ceasefire in Syria.AFP, 10/12/2016, 7:48 PM

Obama, Clinton, world leaders to attend Peres funeral

Obama, Clinton among world leaders set to travel to Israel Friday for funeral of former President Shimon Peres.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2016, 10:17 AM

Merkel: No connection between Muslim immigrants and terror

"An Islam that works and lives according to the German constitution has a place here."Nissan Tzur, 8/18/2016, 5:11 PM

Obama discusses 'Brexit' vote with Cameron, Merkel

President Barack Obama says he regrets Britain's decision to leave EU but respects it.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/25/2016, 2:14 AM

Netanyahu speaks with Merkel amid reported tensions

Prime Minister Netanyahu speaks with German Chancellor following report in Germany about tensions between the two countries.Elad Benari, 5/5/2016, 12:15 AM

Germany denies reports it will abandon Israel

German official clarifies 'Middle East policy hasn't changed,' after Der Spiegel reports Merkel will end support over frustration with Bibi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2016, 10:17 PM

Israel denies diplomatic tensions with Berlin

Senior official says German coalition party members saying Netanyahu is 'exploiting our friendship' is really an internal attack on Merkel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2016, 6:05 PM

'They're trying to bash Merkel by criticizing Netanyahu'

Sources close to Prime Minister Netanyahu deny claims by German legislators that relations between the two countries are worsening.Hezki Baruch, 4/30/2016, 8:21 PM

Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Meotti talks to Henryk Broder, one of the most popular German writers, who thinks Germans behave like dhimmis. Giulio Meotti, 4/15/2016, 11:50 AM

Merkel faces election drubbing over migrant policy

As Germans fume over liberal open-door policy that has brought wave of sexual assaults, polls show Merkel's party paying the price.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 9:47 AM

German officials: Netanyahu 'distorted' Merkel's comments

Officials in Germany deny Chancellor Merkel has given up on two-state solution, as she appeared to hint during meeting with Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 2/29/2016, 6:13 AM

Merkel admits: Now isn't the time for 'two-state solution'

A Western shift in approach? German Chancellor admits now is not the time to move forward with "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 2/17/2016, 12:14 AM

Netanyahu: Israel-Germany alliance 'offers hope to the world'

Israeli PM hails ties during Berlin meeting with German Chancellor, says Israel defending Europe in struggle against radical Islam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 5:05 PM

Israeli-German relations heading for new horizons

Commemorating 50 years of diplomacy, Netanyahu and team of delegates head to Germany to discuss future partnerhip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 7:41 AM

Turkish PM: We'll continue to hit Kurds in Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu tells German Chancellor his country will continue to attack Kurdish fighters in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 1:15 AM

Holocaust exhibit comes to Germany amid rising anti-Semitism

Angela Merkel says show featuring 100 works of 50 Jewish artists during Holocaust are crucial to educating younger generations.Deborah Cole, 1/25/2016, 7:55 PM

Merkel admits: Anti-Semitism is worse than we thought

German Chancellor says anti-Semitism is more widespread in the country than some believe, calls for action.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2016, 3:05 AM

Shocking exposé: Germany's conspiracy of silence

Minority crime suppression did not start on New Year's Eve. In one case there is proof of a major political conspiracy not to report Muslim crime so as not to harm Merkel's standing.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/20/2016, 7:17 PM

Germany: Officials send busload of 'refugees' to Merkel's office

In controversial protest against Merkel's open border policy, local officials in Bavaria send busload of 51 migrants to her office.Arutz Sheva, 1/14/2016, 3:31 PM

Merkel's terrible blunder

It's called immigration suicide and Europe prefers it to viewing Israel as a partner in the same war. Jack Engelhard, 1/8/2016, 6:43 AM

Knesset Speaker: No magic solution to stabbing terror

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein discusses current wave of Arab terror with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.Hezki Baruch, 12/3/2015, 2:01 PM

Edelstein: standing on German soil will send chill down my spine

Knesset speaker visits Germany Tuesday for the first time, after once vowing never to set foot on its soil unless his position required it.Uzi Baruch, 11/29/2015, 5:39 PM

Germany's self-inflicted problems and the Jews

In Germany, Israel's main European backer, the right is growing as a result of Merkel's policy and the migrants bring anti-Semitism with them.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/9/2015, 10:18 PM

Netanyahu: Mahmoud Abbas joined the terrorists

In press conference with German Chancellor, PM Netanyahu says Israel wants peace but the Palestinians want terror.Nitsan Keidar, 10/21/2015, 11:46 PM

Netanyahu to Visit Germany, After Cancelling Earlier This Month

Visit was originally scheduled for October 8, but prime minister cancelled over terrorist attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2015, 2:17 PM

Merkel to Host Netanyahu for Talks Next Week

German Chancellor to host Israeli Prime Minister as part of a regular annual meeting of the two countries' cabinets.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/2/2015, 9:45 PM

European Powers Urge US to Accept Iran Deal

British PM David Cameron, German PM Angela Merkel, and French President Francois Hollande insist nuclear deal is for the greater good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2015, 10:54 PM

Merkel 'Disappointed' by Iran's Attitude Towards Israel

German Chancellor says that it not acceptable for Iran to continue to call for Israel's destruction.Ben Ariel, 9/1/2015, 6:45 AM

Iran to Let Israeli Conductor in for Concert?

Talks being held to let Berlin Orchestra with conductor Daniel Barenboim into Tehran - will his 'Palestinian citizenship' get him in?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2015, 12:05 PM

Merkel Urges Turkey to Stick with Kurdish Peace Process

German Chancellor urges Turkish Prime Minister to stick with the Kurdish peace process despite escalating violence.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2015, 1:13 AM

The Widespread German Hatred of Jews and Israel

Widespread prejudice against Jews still exists in the country with the most criminal past in Europe.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 7/2/2015, 7:55 AM

G7 Summit Venue With a Troubled Nazi Past

Merkel selected Elmau Castle for Sunday summit of richest nations, but the site has a mixed past from the days of the Third Reich.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2015, 8:01 AM

Merkel: Israel-Germany Relations Since the Holocaust 'A Miracle'

German Chancellor meets Israeli President Reuven Rivlin during trip marking half a century of strong ties despite shadows of the past.Ari Soffer, 5/12/2015, 6:08 PM

Merkel: World Must Never Ignore Anti-Semites, Israel-Haters

German Chancellor leads moving ceremony at the site of Dachau concentration camp, marking 70 years since its liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2015, 5:11 PM

German Chancellor Joins European Calls for Jews to Stay

Angela Merkel says Germany 'glad and grateful' for its Jewish community, vows to ensure their safety, after Netanyahu call for mass aliyah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 5:13 PM

Hungarian Jewish Leaders Apologize to Angela Merkel

Jewish community president of Hungary apologizes for noting Merkel's visit the first since Adolf Eichmann's.Nissan Tzur, 2/6/2015, 12:54 PM