globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Sunday, January 25, 2015 9:00 PM
Contagion? Well don’t worry about that! German Chancellor Angela Merkel assures us that will not happen. However, a difference of opinion is forming in Greece, Spain, and Ireland.
Via translation from El Confidencial, SYRIZA Extends the Debate, “Ireland Stands Out: Seeks Conference […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 01/13/2015 08:56 -0500
In Germany, citizens are increasingly worried, with 57% of non-Muslims seeing Islam as a threat; and these fears prompted, as Bloomberg reports, about 25,000 people to turn out for an anti-Islam rally last night in the eastern city of Dresden. Protesters demanded tighter immigration laws, […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 01/12/2015 11:25
There was one world leader who was out of step with the rest of political elite during yesterday’s theatrical procession of world leaders for French unity and for press freedom (even as the bulk of them engage in prosecution of freedom of speech across their own […]
teapartyeconomist.com / BY DAN FRIEDMAN , ADAM EDELMAN , GINGER ADAMS OTIS / January 12, 2015
More than 40 heads of state came together in Paris to denounce a wave of terrorism that defiled the City of Light last week — yet there was one glaring exception: The U.S. sent only a low-level official.
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / By Mike “Mish” Shedlock / November 03, 2014
Hot Water Over Lies
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is in increasingly hot water on a number of fronts as his lies become more and more transparent.
Cameron has pledged to hold an up-down referendum on UK exit from the EU but only on the […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 10/17/2014 09:44
It appears Bunga-Bunga boy still has something to offer the international elite. After a lengthy meeting with Germany’s Angela Merkel (at a hotel in Milan) where Putin warned of “big transit risks” in delivery of Europe’s gas as Ukraine is “starting to siphon off our gas […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/08/2014 20:17
While Italian and Spanish political (and business) leaders are lauding Mario Draghi’s plan to buy more assets and print more money, it appears not everyone is so excited. As Reuters reports, Christian Social Union chairman and Bavaria state premier Horst Seehofer (who is well known […]
washingtonsblog.com / September 1, 2014
Senior U.S. Intelligence Officers: Beware Flimsy “Intelligence”
MEMORANDUM FOR: Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany
FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS)
SUBJECT: Ukraine and NATO
We the undersigned are long-time veterans of U.S. intelligence. We take the unusual step of writing this open letter to you to ensure that you […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/06/2014 18:02
Having discussed his view that the Ukraine government is at fault for worsening the conflict, Russia’s Putin explained to Angela Merkel that a “rising civilian toll has created a humanitarian crisis in Ukraine.” However, it was Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu’s comments that “the world has […]
blog.milesfranklin.com / Bill Holter / August 4th, 2014
I think that it is becoming very clear that we are headed over a cliff in every way imaginable. All you need to do is look around, we are at the edge economically, financially, socially, geopolitically and morally. Let me help you “look around” at […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 07/31/2014 20:30
While many were amused by this photo of Putin and Merkel during the world cup final showing Europe’s two most important leaders siding side by side, some were more curious by just what the two were scheming:
Thanks to the Independent, we may know the answer, […]
infowars.com / by PAUL JOSEPH WATSON / JULY 24, 2014
Financial analyst Jim Willie sensationally claims that Germany is preparing to ditch the unipolar system backed by NATO and the U.S. in favor of joining the BRICS nations, and that this is why the NSA was caught spying on Angela Merkel and other […]
gata.org / By Birgit Jennen / June 23, 2014
By Birgit Jennen Bloomberg News Monday, June 23, 2014
BERLIN — Germany has decided its gold is safe in American hands.
Surging mistrust of the euro during Europe’s debt crisis fed a campaign to bring Germany’s entire $141 billion gold reserve home from New York […]
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / By Mike “Mish” Shedlock / June 19, 2014
Politically Expedient Potato Toss
German Chancellor Angela Merkel would like to help British Prime Minister David Cameron in his quest to stop Jean-Claude Juncker from becoming European Commission president.
Neither she nor Cameron wants Juncker as EC president. But chameleons like Merkel can change their […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/25/2014 17:12
As reported previously, the 2014 European Parliament is set to be a stunning setback for the “old” Europe with a surge in Euroskeptic seats in the European parliament.
This is further confounded when one consider that Euroskeptics are set to outright win the vote […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/11/2014 20:50
What is most remarkable about the following detailed FT profile of the Cannes November 3-4, 2011 G-20 summit (when Europe, knowing well virtually every other option had been exhausted and was forced to grovel for Chinese cash)…
…is not that Obama, facing […]
zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden on 05/02/2014 11:55 -0400
Two months after Obama first mentioned the “costs” to Putin should he continue to do what the Russian leader has been doing for, well, the past two months, namely copycatting how the US would act if in the exact same situation, Obama today will be assisted […]
endthelie.com / March 29, 2014
The National Security Agency reportedly spied on as many as 122 foreign leaders and had over 300 reports on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, according to reports.
Read our latest: “Obama: Russia must move troops away from border with Ukraine” and “House and Senate approve $1 billion aid package for Ukraine, […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 03/17/2014 13:47 -0400
Just a few short hours after Obama issued an executive order declaring sanctions against a select group of Russians and Ukrainians, here comes the EU, whose unelected leaders have just slammed not only those Crimeans and pro-Russian Ukrainians who dared to organize and execute the […]