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Stories with person: Steffen Seibert
  • Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping 
    Updated: Nov-21-15 7:21 am

    BERLIN - Angela Merkel marks her 10th anniversary at the helm of Germany on Sunday, becoming only the third post-World War II chancellor to hit that milestone. Over Merkel's decade in charge, she has presided over Germany's strong re-emergence on the world scene - showing leadership in the European financial crisis, pioneering the use of renewable energies and embracing a role as a key negotiator in the Ukraine conflict and a moral authority in Europe's migrant crisis.

  • Report: Germany spied on FBI, US companies, French minister 
    Updated: Nov-11-15 11:08 am

    BERLIN - German public radio station rbb-Inforadio reported Wednesday that the country's foreign intelligence agency spied on the FBI and U.S. arms companies, adding to a growing list of targets among friendly nations the agency allegedly eavesdropped on.