The German Chancellor was awarded an honorary doctorate.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on 30 may, was awarded an honorary doctorate at Harvard University, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to League.
This was particularly marked migration policies of Merkel and the way she defended their beliefs, even when they are criticized.
The speech Merkel was going to listen to 20 thousand alumni, students and faculty of Harvard.
Her performance was widely seen as an indirect criticism of US President Donald trump, despite the fact that the German Chancellor never mentioned his name.
Merkel said that the policy of protectionism harms free trade, and with it the welfare.
“Change for the better is possible if we act together,” she added. The politician called upon “to break down walls in the minds” and “to combat ignorance and narrow-mindedness”, to protect freedom and democracy and “to carefully handle the truth”.
Merkel told the audience about his past in the GDR and how severely limited her life in his teenage years the Berlin wall.
In the centre of Bratislava of a man with a knife injured himself and passers-by
The construction of the barrier on the border with Mexico was one of the key election promises trump, who called the measure an effective way of dealing with illegal immigration and has repeatedly criticized Merkel for her policy towards refugees.