All posts in Europe

  • Romania: Viorica Dancila voted in as first woman prime minister
    January 29, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    Romania’s parliament on January 29 voted in European Parliament lawmaker Viorica Dancila as the country’s first woman prime minister. The left-wing government she will lead is currently facing criticism from the European [&hel ...

  • Pro-Russian Milos Zeman wins Czech Republic presidential runoff
    January 27, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    Czech Republic President Milos Zeman on Saturday won the country’s presidential election runoff, official results showed. The national statistics office CSU said with results from more than 98 percent of voting districts counted, [ ...

  • Trip to Sofia: Angela Merkel knows where she is going
    January 20, 2018, by Imanuel Marcus

    She was born in Western Germany, but raised in the communist GDR. At Leipzig’s Karl Marx University she studied physics, and then moved on to the Academy of Sciences in […]