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#Helmut Kohl

# helmut-kohl - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Bill Clinton and Angela Merkel pay respects to 'post-war giant' Helmut Kohl

On his watch, West and East Germany reunified after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.

# helmut-kohl - Friday 16 June, 2017

Former German leader Helmut Kohl has died at the age of 87 RIP

Former German leader Helmut Kohl has died at the age of 87

The so-called “father of reunification” was Germany’s longest-serving chancellor.

# helmut-kohl - Saturday 21 September, 2013

How Angela Merkel rose to the top job in Germany

Maternal to many Germans, symbol of austerity to others, the former pastor’s daughter has come far from an East German childhood to Chancellor.

# helmut-kohl - Monday 18 July, 2011

Former German chancellor denies he said Merkel is 'ruining my European dream'

Helmut Kohl was reported to have been sharply critical of the current German chancellor.