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German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds a news conference after a European Union summit in Brussels, Belgium March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

Angela Merkel says the postwar world order is over and calls for Europe to stand up to China, Russia, and the US

"Simply stating that we've enjoyed seven decades of peace is no longer enough to justify the European project," Merkel said.
The Dalai Lama in action with his only hobby, repairing watches, at his residence in McLeod Ganj. He still has a Rolex watch given to him by late U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt.

The quirkiest hobbies and habits of 9 world leaders, from repairing Rolexes to ripping up official documents

From a lifelong interest in tinkering with watches to extensive morning routines, here are some lesser-known details of world leaders' private lives.

A new study has identified Trump’s most embarrassing moments through Twitter, and they might not be what you think

A new study has identified President Trump's most embarrassing moments, based on tweets related to words like "embarrassment" and "embarrassed."
President Donald Trump attends a meeting of the North Atlantic Council during a NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium.

White House officials reportedly weren’t sure if Trump was serious about ditching NATO

During a NATO summit, Trump reportedly got up to leave as German chancellor Angela Merkel was delivering a speech, officials reportedly said.
A hacker tweeted out personal photos, phone numbers, and credit card data of nearly 1,000 of Germany's elite last month. Here, a stock photo of two people on their laptops.

20-year-old who lives with his parents and ‘is not a computer expert’ confesses to data hack that snared Angela Merkel and hundreds of Ger...

The unnamed man told police he targeted the victims because they had made comments that annoyed him in the past.
President Donald J. Trump, with First Lady Melania Trump, salutes the casket containing the body of former US President George H.W. Bush in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC.

Trump offends Europe with diplomatic snub revealed at George H.W. Bush’s funeral

Trump's administration caused offense across the Atlantic with a surprise snub of the European Union's ambassador to the US at Bush's funeral.
President Donald Trump attends a meeting of the North Atlantic Council during a NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium.

Here’s how Donald Trump took shots at NATO in 2018 — and it spurred Jim Mattis to quit in protest

A US president criticizing NATO members isn't new, but the way Trump has done it has damaged the transatlantic alliance.

Angela Merkel reportedly prepared for her first meeting with Trump by reading his 1990 Playboy interview

President Donald Trump's 1990 interview with Playboy offers a distinct portrait of his views on foreign policy and economics.

Ho Ching rises 11 spots to 17th on Forbes’ World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list

And she's not the only Singapore woman on the list.