Violence in Spain after Controversial Referendum

Spain witnessed violence in Catalonia as controversial referendum was held. Local media reports suggest that nearly 40 percent of Catalans voted for independence.

Call for Eurozone expansion sparks backlash

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s proposal to expand Eurozone by bringing more countries into it has triggered controversy, mainly in Germany, where Chancellor Angela Merkel is se

Angela Merkel defends the way she handled the refugee crisis

Stressing that she has no suspicions about her decision to open Germany’s doors to refugees, Chancellor Angela Merkel has stressed that she would not alter the way she handled the refugee crisis.

Merkel accuses Turkey of misusing Interpol warrants

In response to detention of a German writer by Turkish authorities on Sunday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel accused Turkish authorities of misusing Interpol warrants.