Angela Merkel

German Experiment

Scholz (63), an experienced politician who was finance minister in the outgoing “grand coalition” of the SPD and conservatives, said that fighting the pandemic would be his top priority.

The legacy of a rhombus

The “Merkel-raute” was noticed during a photoshoot for Stern magazine in 2002 for the first time

Able manager of the status quo

Merkel, who grew up in East Germany, where Putin was a KGB operative, refused to be intimidated by the orchestrated machismo

Merkel helms EU

The Brexit trade talks are likely to be treated as but one dimension of a bigger problem ~ shoring up the single market during a period of economic turmoil.