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Russian buildup seen as fighting rages in Ukraine

...offensive against pro-Moscow insurgents.Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke by telephone to German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande, voicing strong concern about the Ukrainian military onslaught. Putin said...
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Thousands flee Ukraine for Russia as truce nears end

...peace plan "with deeds, not words." He urged Moscow to stop the flow of fighters from Russia.German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said they, too, were looking for more action from Moscow ahead of a summit...
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Today in history

...jury's decision the day before to clear George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (AHN'-geh-lah MEHR'-kuhl), in a TV interview, called for tougher European and global rules on data protection...
My Turn: U.S. must show resolve against Russian aggression

...United Kingdom, France and Germany. No one person is more important in turning this corner than German Chancellor Angela Merkel. It is beyond unfortunate that America's cack-handed intelligence program has included blatant spying on Mrs...
German stocks outperform as Merkel forms government

...however, as traders in the U.S. started packing up for the Thanksgiving holiday.The news that German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats have agreed the outlines of a "grand coalition" with the Social Democrats after two months...
Merkel, Sarkozy: EU treaty needed to save euro

...governments dropped sharply in response to the changes proposed by French President Nikolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. They said their proposals would prevent the kind of out-of-control spending and borrowing that led to the debt...
Merkel intent on keping eurozone united to insult.In a wiretapped conversation reported a few weeks ago, Berlusconi described Germany's chancellor, Angela Merkel, with a phrase too vulgar to be printed in this newspaper but that meant he considered her too unattractive to invite...
This Day in History

...Colombia, killing 47 people. In 2005, an Arab-American college student, Ahmed Omar Abu Ali, was convicted of joining al-Qaida and plotting to assassinate President Bush. Angela Merkel took power as Germany's first female chancellor.
Outside editorial: Darfur peacekeeping stalls before it starts

...a disgrace. Over and over, leaders such as Britain's Gordon Brown, France's Nicolas Sarkozy and Germany's Angela Merkel have said the situation in Darfur is "intolerable." Yet, although NATO countries among them have 18,000 helicopters...
Thank goodness for EU leadership

...too long ago) to sign up for tighter deficit limits and sanctions on offenders. According to German Prime Minister Angela Merkel, a solution would have been "unthinkable" a few months ago. The European Union's delegate to the U.S., Francois...


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