Germany’s Laschet, Merz join Merkel party leadership race

By |februar 25th, 2020|Angela Merkel, CDU, CDU chair, Friedrich Merz, Germany, News|

The premier of Germany's most populous state, Armin Laschet, joined the race to lead Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) on Tuesday and won the backing of Health Minister Jens Spahn who had been expected to run himself. A third conten...

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CDU crisis to put question mark on German EU-Presidency

By |februar 11th, 2020|Alternative für Deutschland (AfD), Angela Merkel, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (AKK), CDU, CDU chair, European Union, far-right parties, France, Germany, News|

As the new European Commission finally begins its work, it is Berlin's turn to come to a political standstill. It's a problem for Germany but also for the European Union.

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Kramp-Karrenbauer to step down as CDU leader

By |februar 10th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (AKK), CDU, CDU chair, Germany, News, Thomas Kemmerich, Thuringia|

CDU party leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is stepping down. Announced during the CDU executive committee meeting on Monday morning (10 February), she has immediately renounced her Chancellor candidacy and intends to give up her position as CDU chair ...

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