Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -
General News

Stance on Migrants Leaves Merkel Isolated at Home and in Europe

Quicklink Submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Sheila Samples     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags  

Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 1/22/16

Become a Fan
  (45 fans)
From flickr.com/photos/95213174@N08/18446387850/: Angela Merkel
Angela Merkel
(Image by Metropolico.org)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

After a year in which Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed more than a million asylum seekers, that decision has left her more embattled and isolated, at home and in Europe, than perhaps at any other time in her 10 years in office. Most dangerous for the chancellor: Her weakened position leaves her with narrowing room to maneuver on the refugee issue and reduces her leverage with unhappy European partners. Germany stands increasingly alone in the migrant crisis, exemplified by Austria’s decision this week to set a cap, which Ms. Merkel’s government called “not helpful.”
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com

 

- Advertisement -

Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Sheila Samples is an Oklahoma writer and a former civilian US Army Public Information Officer. She is a Managing Editor for OpEd News, and a regular contributor for a variety of Internet sites.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -