- Nic Robertson: Much at stake for Angela Merkel when she meets with Trump at White House next week
- Trump's actions could trigger another tumultuous year in a fragile Europe ever more fragmented by nationalism
Nic Robertson is CNN's international diplomatic editor. The opinions expressed in this article belong to the author.
(CNN)When German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets US President Donald Trump at the White House next week, a lot will be at stake.