# Negotiations

European Union (EU) flags fly outside the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 7 September 2017. The bank continues to hold the Eurozone interest rate at a record low of zero percent. Photo: Arne Dedert/dpa
European Union (EU) flags fly outside th […]

EU shrugs off calls to end Turkish accession talks

While the German government repeated its plan on Friday to consider freezing or even ending accession talks with Turkey, European Union foreign ministers shrugged off the idea and instead stressed the need for dialogue.
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, at the G20 Summit on 7 July 2017 in Hamburg. On the 7th and 8th of July, the leaders of the leading industrializations will meet in the Hansestadt for the G20 summit. Photo: Bernd Von Jutrczenka / dpa-pool / dpa
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel welcome […]

‘One less hurdle’: Brexit Britain hopes for election win for Merkel

Under-pressure Prime Minister Theresa May would welcome another term in office by a German leader who has appeared relatively willing to listen to Britain's concerns over leaving the European Union.