chancellery chancellery

Definition(s):

  • (n) a government building housing the office of a chancellor

Usage(s):

  1. They spoke at the chancellery, which sits across from the city's famed glass-domed Reichstag.
  2. His meeting with Adenauer ended, Strauss shot out of the chancellery again, pulled up beside Hahlbohm's pedestal.

News

  1. Police in Berlin break up topless protest by feminist activists

    Three topless protesters from feminist protest group Femen were dragged by police from outside the German chancellery Friday where they were pleading for Angela Merkel to push for the release of their fellow activists jailed in Tunisia.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Berlin police break up topless protest

    BERLIN (AP) — Three topless protesters from feminist protest group Femen were dragged by police from outside the German chancellery Friday where they were pleading for Angela Merkel to push for the release of their fellow activists jailed in Tunisia.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Berlin police break up Femen protest

    BERLIN (AP) — Three topless Femen protesters were dragged by police from outside the German chancellery Friday where they were pleading for Angela Merkel to push for the release of four fellow activists jailed in Tunisia.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "My government opposes a mini-treaty. We want a real, strong treaty and this is what the German chancellery wants too," Prodi said.
    on Mar 19, 2007 By: Romano Prodi Source: Jurnalo (blog)

  2. "The Union will occupy the chancellery," Merkel said, in a reference to her Christian Democratic Union after striking a power-sharing deal with the Social Democrats of outgoing chancellor Gerhard Schröder.
    on Oct 10, 2005 By: Angela Merkel Source: Deutsche Welle

  3. "At first she wanted to come but then she backed away and suggested a panel with school children in the chancellery," Erdogan said.
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Source: Reuters

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