A Collection from This Week’s News on Important Issues for German-American Relations

Business and Economics

John Kennedy and Illiberalism (AICGS)

ECB plays down Brexit threat to Eurozone economy (Financial Times)

OPEC Agrees to Extend Crude Output Caps (Wall Street Journal)

Foreign and Domestic Politics

Trump Meets NATO Officials in Brussels (NPR Morning Edition)

Merkel threatens to pull troops from Turkey’s Incirlik military base (Deutsche Welle)

Trump and French President Macron get to know each other with a fierce handshake (Washington Post)

Manchester bombing probe expands to Germany amid raids, arrests in Britain (Washington Post)

Society, Culture & Politics

With Gift and in Conversation, Vatican Presses Trump on Climate Change (New York Times)

Obama in Berlin for landmark church assembly (Deutsche Welle)

Civil Society in a Time of Uncertainty: Lessons Learned from Wider Europe (AICGS)