About: Gerda Hasselfeldt

Merkel to hold course on refugee policy

In a TV appearance on Wednesday (7 October), Angela Merkel said that she would continue with her current refugee policy, despite being in conflict with the right-wing of her coalition government. EURACTIV Germany reports.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier. [The Council of European Union]
Global Europe 22-08-2014

Germany debates role of Bundestag in approving arms shipments to Iraq

The German government has announced its intention to send weapons to northern Iraq to support the offensive against radical Islamist forces, but the move has sparked debate over the Bundestag's participation in such decisions. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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