Bundestag election: will CDU ministers lose their direct mandates?

VMany politicians in the Union must fear that they will not win a direct mandate in the federal elections. Even prominent candidates such as Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Economics Minister Peter Altmaier, Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner, State Minister for Culture Monika Grütters, Migration State Minister Annette Widmann-Mauz, the top candidate for Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Philipp Amthor, … Read more

Criticism of the behavior of Olaf Scholz (SPD) is increasing

A new scandal is looming for Olaf Scholz: The finance ministry he heads is said to have ignored warnings from the special unit against money laundering. His reaction outraged the CDU, the Greens and the FDP. Union Chancellor candidate, Armin Laschet, and Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and FDP leader Christian Lindner have told the SPD … Read more

Kritik am Verhalten von Olaf Scholz nimmt zu

Für Olaf Scholz bahnt sich ein neuer Skandal an: Das von ihm geführte Finanzministerium soll Warnungen der Spezialeinheit gegen Geldwäsche ignoriert haben. Seine Reaktion empört CDU, Grüne und FDP. Unions-Kanzlerkandidat, Armin Laschet, und Verteidigungsministerin Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer sowie FDP-Chef Christian Lindner haben dem SPD-Kanzlerkandidaten, Bundesfinanzminister Olaf Scholz, vor, er habe unangemessen auf die  jüngste Durchsuchung in seinem … Read more

Heiko Maas under pressure due to a lack of strategy

Berlin In view of the latest developments in Afghanistan, the German government remains under massive pressure. The human rights policy spokesman for the Union parliamentary group, Michael Brand (CDU), denied that the SPD politician Heiko Maas was suitable as foreign minister. “Heiko Maas will soon be history and will be in the history books as … Read more

Kabul: evacuation mission is becoming more and more difficult

An Kabul airport, the situation for rescuing western citizens and Afghan aid workers is becoming increasingly difficult. A relaxation at the access gates of the military section, which are mainly controlled by the Americans and British, may be actively thwarted by covert Taliban forces. According to reports, a kind of wall of hundreds to thousands … Read more