German Chancellor Angela Merkel was on the wires earlier today, via Reuters, speaking to the lawmakers on Iran issue in the Bundestag lower house of parliament.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during a meeting with young people and monks at the Salone Papale in Assisi, Italy, May 12, 2018.
She said UK, France, Germany and the European Union as a whole - believe that it was wrong to withdraw from the agreement under such circumstances.
The ministry had postponed its plan to lease five of the unarmed drones, a deal valued by security sources at around 1 billion euros, amid concerns over their future use raised by the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) in the final months of the last coalition government.
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen said Monday will increase its defense spending from current levels 1.2 percent of GDP to 1.5 percent over the next seven years.
Even though Germany is set to continue to fall significantly short of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) defense spending target of 2.0 percent of GDP, Merkel emphasized on Wednesday that Germany's commitment to responsibilities it shoulders as part of the military alliance remained a priority for Berlin. These now call for spending on the Bundeswehr, Germany's armed forces, to rise in 2019 as a percentage of economic output but fall thereafter.
"The 2 percent is not a fetish that has nothing to do with the Bundeswehr, but it is necessary to allow us to fulfil the requirements of our global deployments, plus the need for homeland and alliance defence", Merkel said.
UTSA now has received 11 Public Recognition Awards in the 13-year history of the program, including seven in the last two years. The NCAA has recognized a total of 77 Penn State teams with a Public Recognition Award since the program's inception in 2006.
She thinks Macy's needs to close more stores than it already has and may have made the most it can from real estate sales. With BOPIS (buy online/pickup in store) expanding, Macy's is also adding At Your Service counters for easy order pick up.
It seems that fighting Nia Jax for the women's WWE title isn't the only thing that Ronda Rousey may have on her mind. The reporter then commented about Ronda's current relationship with her husband, UFC fighter Travis Browne .
He's expected to move on after the deal with Disney is completed, pursuing his interests in areas such as technology investments. Sources told CNNMoney last week that Comcast is in talks to make its own, higher bid for the business that Disney wants to buy.
One change they would like to do is sending JP Duminy up the order as he is playing at number 8, which is a complete waste. After a brilliant batting display, Mumbai bowlers managed to restrict Punjab to 183/5 to bag two crucial points.
He spent five years at the Emirates as a player, making 110 appearances in all competitions before retiring in 2016. Patrick Vieira is "ready to manage Arsenal ", according to his former Gunners team-mate Robert Pires .
T.I., whose real name is Clifford Harris, called the arrest "small potatoes" in comparison to what he's been through in the past. Holmes was arrested on outstanding charges out of Clayton County and for not having proof of vehicle insurance.
The game is now being developed by Ys Net, an independent development studio founded by franchise creator Yu Suzuki. Creator Yu Suzuki also apologized for the delay, promising "to use this time to improve the quality of Shenmue 3 .
Petrol will now cost Rs 75 per litre in Delhi , Rs 77.79 in Kolkata , Rs 82.94 in Mumbai and Rs 77.93 in Chennai . The state-owned monopoly has made a decision to increase Rs 2 per litre in petrol, diesel and kerosene.
Amid the fallout, the university president resigned , the state attorney general opened a criminal investigation, and Dr. Michigan State and lawyers for 332 victims announced Wednesday that they have reached a $500 million settlement.
El Hadary to become oldest World Cup player
However, the record African Cup of Nations winners, Egypt, are set to enter the tournament with a far more risky team. Mohamed Salah has proven himself to be a skilled finisher and major threat in the attacking end for Liverpool.
How to watch the Preakness post position draw
Jerry Izenberg of NJ.com wonders if the horse and trainer Chad Brown have a shot to spring the upset at the Preakness. Justify is expected to remain a favorite two weeks after beating Good Magic by 2 1/2 lengths in the Kentucky Derby.
Google rolls back Chrome update that broke web-based audio
The Chromium team confirms: "We've updated Chrome 66 to temporarily remove the autoplay policy for the Web Audio API". Google is partially disabling Chrome's fancy auto-mute feature after it silenced some web games and art projects.
Get ready for 'Must-See Buffalo TV Night' on CBS this fall
SUNDAY: 7 p.m., " 60 Minutes; " 8 p.m., " God Friended Me; " 9 p.m., " NCIS: Los Angeles; " 10 p.m., " Madam Secretary ". An "outspoken atheist" (Brandon Micheal Hall, " The Mayor ") when he gets a social media friend request from God.
UCF football game at Texas scheduled for 2023 canceled
With the Crimson Tide on the schedule, Texas also announced it has canceled a home game with UCF that had been slated for 2023. Texas (898/2nd NCAA) and Alabama (891/5th NCAA) have combined to play 248 years of football and post 1,789 all-time victories.