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On Friday, Trump had a spat with French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau over Twitter, lashing out at them over criticism of U.S' imposition of trade tariffs.
Italy took in more than 3,500 migrants rescued off the coast of Libya in just the past few days but urges EU also to pursue joint solutions
Competing visions of world trade are set to collide head-on at the Group of 20 summit of world leaders in Hamburg Germany.
Merkel has opened the door to a law allowing gay marriage in Germany, softening her stance before a Sept. 24 election on an issue potential coalition partners have made a condition for sharing power.
Trump tweeted Saturday, a day after meeting Merkel in Washington, that Germany owes vast sums of money to NATO.
Turkey and the European Union -- especially Germany with its large Turkish diaspora -- are locked in a bitter dispute.
Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel branded Erdogan's comments shocking.
Sitting side-by-side in the Oval Office, Merkel's suggestion of another handshake went unheard or ignored by Trump -- an awkward moment in what are usually highly scripted occasions.
Many nations owe vast sums of money from past years and it is very unfair to the United States.
A Turkish pro-government newspaper depicted Chancellor Angela Merkel on its front page in Nazi uniform with a Hitler-style moustache.
Trump hosts Merkel at the White House, a meeting delayed by a snowstorm and still clouded by a storm of words between the two ostensible allies.
Erdogan said Germany, which Turkey has long accused of harbouring Kurdish militants and wanted suspects from the failed July 15 coup, was "giving support to terror in a ruthless way".
Merkel vowed to "work for German-Turkish relations, on the basis of our values and in all clarity" -- stressing that these included the freedoms of speech, the press and assembly.
NATO allies Ankara and Berlin have been locked in a new dispute over the past week after several local authorities in Germany blocked rallies by Turkish ministers.
Merkel has been chancellor for the entire period covered by the inquiry, which has also heard serving and former ministers including Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel.