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# olaf-scholz - Thursday 12 May, 2022

German police foil teenage school 'Nazi attack'
# Germany
# Germany

German police foil teenage school 'Nazi attack'

Thu 4:16 PM 18,439 Views 0 Comments

The suspect is being questioned while investigators continue to comb his home for evidence.

# olaf-scholz - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Biden says Russian attack on Ukraine 'remains very much a possibility'
# Ukraine Crisis
# Ukraine Crisis

Biden says Russian attack on Ukraine 'remains very much a possibility'

Updated Feb 15th 2022, 10:01 PM 67,511 Views 69 Comments
  • Talks between new German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Russian President Vladimir Putin took place this afternoon.
  • Ukrainian Foreign Minister, Dmytro Kuleba, says that if a 'real withdrawal' follows the Russian statements, it will be the beginning of a real de-escalation.
  • Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg said that there should be 'cautious optimism', but there are no signs of de-escalation on the ground.

# olaf-scholz - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

US offers no concessions in response to Russian demands over Ukraine
# Ukraine Tensions
# Ukraine Tensions

US offers no concessions in response to Russian demands over Ukraine

Updated Jan 26th 2022, 9:31 PM 26,994 Views 40 Comments

But Antony Blinken said the written response also contains “serious” offers for a diplomatic path to de-escalate soaring tensions.

# olaf-scholz - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Putin warns West of military measures over Ukraine threats
# Russia
# Russia

Putin warns West of military measures over Ukraine threats

Dec 21st 2021, 8:20 PM 24,630 Views 26 Comments

He said Russia “will react toughly to unfriendly steps”, adding that he wanted to underscore that “we have every right to do so”.

# olaf-scholz - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Olaf Scholz vows 'new beginning' for Germany as Angela Merkel exits
# New German Government
# New German Government

Olaf Scholz vows 'new beginning' for Germany as Angela Merkel exits

Dec 8th 2021, 6:10 PM 15,802 Views 9 Comments

Merkel had served as chancellor for 16 years

# olaf-scholz - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

German parties agree three-way deal that paves way for successor to Merkel
# Germany
# Germany

German parties agree three-way deal that paves way for successor to Merkel

Nov 24th 2021, 7:55 PM 6,427 Views 8 Comments

Olaf Scholz of the centre-left Social Democrats is set become Germany’s new chancellor

# olaf-scholz - Monday 27 September, 2021

Post-election haggling begins in Germany as multiple parties seek to form government coalition
# Goodbye Merkel
# Goodbye Merkel

Post-election haggling begins in Germany as multiple parties seek to form government coalition

Updated Sep 27th 2021, 12:56 PM 25,168 Views 2 Comments
  • Preliminary official results showed that the centre-left Social Democrats narrowly won the vote.
  • Angela Merkel's centre-right Christian Democrat bloc had its worst result since 1949.
  • Would-be successor Armin Laschet claims right to try to build the next government .
Olaf Scholz: 'robotic' Social Democrat within grasp of Merkel's job
# Olaf Scholz
# Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz: 'robotic' Social Democrat within grasp of Merkel's job

Sep 27th 2021, 11:13 AM 10,136 Views 5 Comments

Nicknamed “Scholzomat” for his robotic speeches, Scholz has a reputation for being meticulous, confident and fiercely ambitious.