merkel Archive

Merkel is seeking to make it easier for the German arms industry to export weapons

Merkel Seeks to Ease German Arms Exports November 8 (Spiegel) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking to make it easier for the German arms industry to export weapons. In a position paper sent to Brussels recently, Berlin asked that “economic interests” be “adequately considered” when it comes to export controls on arms ...Read More

President Obama entering the fray

More of the blind leading the blind. The one thing they all agree on, at great expense to global well being, is the budget deficits are all too large and the need for shared sacrifice and all that. No chance for anything constructive to come out of any of this. And these ...Read More

backsliding on Greece

Merkel says aid for Greece not issue at EU summit March. 21 (CNBC) —German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Greece does not need any financial help and that EU leaders should not make aid for the indebted country an issue at their summit in Brussels next week Doesn’t get any clearer than that. ...Read More