The ‘reddest of red carpets’ is rolled out for Chancellor Angela Merkel.
When it comes to dealing with Russia, Germany is now the leader of the free world.
Is Russia preparing to invade?
François Hollande’s surrender makes Germany the undisputed head of a union capable of shaking the world.
A symbol of Franco-German unity is now a symbol for Germany’s new appetite for military adventures.
The Ukrainian government was about to make a deal with the European Union, and then Vladimir Putin and Russia came in and almost forced Ukraine to ally with Russia. That led to massive demonstrations in the streets of Ukraine, and even bloodshed, but there’s been a far more important bit of news about how this has changed the government in Germany. It gave the German people and their leaders an urgency they have not had before about building up their military.
The German Constitutional Court has made a huge European financial crisis inevitable.