German Chancellor faces uprising as MPs fed up with ‘wishy washy’ deals

German Chancellor faces uprising as MPs fed up with ‘wishy washy' deals

German MPs have blasted Angela Merkel for cutting ‘wishy washy’ deals with the Social Democrats to retain her position as Chancellor instead of unifying the Christian Democratic Party (CDU). Ms Merkel has been accused of “silencing” the conservative wing in her party and forming deals with the Social Democrats in a bid to secure her … Read more German Chancellor faces uprising as MPs fed up with ‘wishy washy’ deals

Angela Merkel admits ‘tough and difficult’ times ahead after budget gap

Angela Merkel admits 'tough and difficult' times ahead after budget gap

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the EU are under mounting pressure after the post-Brexit budget sparked panic throughout the bloc with the German Chancellor admitting Brussels faces “tough and difficult times“. The German chancellor cried of “very tough and difficult negotiations” on the new seven-year plan. She’s desperate that the EU needs a quick agreement … Read more Angela Merkel admits ‘tough and difficult’ times ahead after budget gap