– Data Covid-19 USA – The Christian Democratic Union was Germany’s great stabilizing bourgeois party.
– Data Covid-19 USA – The conservatives who have been the dominant force in modern German politics suffered their worst defeat, while the Social Democrats and Greens made gains.
After Sunday’s equivocal elections, the country is headed for more of the same.
Preliminary results indicated an outcome so tight that it could take months of talks to form a new government at a critical moment for Europe.
Germans will vote on a new government in September, one without Angela Merkel, who will step down after 16 years in power.
The race for chancellor is tightening, but Angela Merkel says Armin Laschet is the man to fill her shoes.
- Angela Merkel – Im Lauf der Zeit Online first in den Mediatheken +++ Sendetermine: 22. Februar 2022 um 20.15 Uhr bei ARTE und am 27. Februar 2022 um 21.45 Uhr im Ersten sowie jeweils zwei Tage vorab in den Mediatheken.