Flüchtlingskrise eskaliert: Merkel bettelt bei Putin, Scholz schweigt – Politik Ausland

Die Flüchtlingskrise an der belarussisch-polnischen Grenze eskaliert! Nach BILD-Informationen aus Regierungskreisen in Berlin und aus Brüssel wächst die Gefahr einer militärischen Zuspitzung. Hinzu kommt die beinahe aussichtslose Situation der Migranten in Belarus, die von Polen nicht über die Grenze gelassen werden. ► Diktator Alexander Lukaschenko (67) kritisierte „die Nato-Aufrüstung an der Grenze“. ► Gegen Mittag eskalierte … Read more

CDU district chairperson meeting: will the preliminary decision on Laschet’s successor be made today? – Domestic policy

The wires are glowing again behind the scenes of the Union. In the days and hours before the CDU district chairperson conference in the Berlin hotel “Central District”, the old fronts formed anew and hardened: Those who continue to clarify the successor to still-CDU boss Armin Laschet (60) through board decisions, preserve the legacy of … Read more

Putin’s blackmail with Nord Stream 2: This is how Merkel brought us the expensive winter – domestic policy

The signs couldn’t have been clearer. For years, experts and politicians, who know how Russia repeatedly uses energy as a weapon, have been warning that the new Nord Stream 2 pipeline in the Baltic Sea will come with a political price. Not just for Ukraine, but above all for Germany. Doubling the Russian-German gas transport … Read more

“Decidedly against anti-Semitism” – Merkel’s clear message to her successor – politics abroad

Jerusalem – It was the sixth visit by Angela Merkel (67, CDU) to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial – and the last as Federal Chancellor. The Chancellor traveled to Israel for two days at the weekend, met the new President Jitzchak Herzog (61) and the Israeli cabinet of Prime Minister Naftali Bennett (49) for a … Read more

Zoff um Atom-U-Boote eskaliert – Macron ruft Botschafter aus USA zurück – Politik Ausland

Der Streit um die Atom-U-Boote zwischen den USA, Australien und Frankreich ist dramatisch eskaliert. Paris hat wegen des geplatzten U-Boot-Geschäfts seinen Botschafter aus Washington zurückberufen. Auch Frankreichs Botschafter in Canberra soll zum Rapport in der Heimat antreten. Dieser außergewöhnliche Schritt geschehe auf Wunsch von Präsident Emmanuel Macron (43), teilte der französische Außenminister Jean-Yves Le Drian … Read more

He has already caught up with a deficit – will Laschet manage the turning point miracle with Merkel? – Domestic policy

With a brilliant final spurt in the last few days, Armin Laschet (60, CDU) surprisingly won the state elections in North Rhine-Westphalia in 2017 – and became Prime Minister! Now Laschet wants to become Chancellor – and is relying on the winning strategy from back then. Eleven days before the election. ► As in 2017, … Read more

Vor CSU-Parteitag: Was Söders Redezettel uns schon jetzt verrät – Politik Inland

Schlechte Stimmung vor dem großen CSU-Parteitag in Nürnberg! Für rund 900 Delegierte dreht sich beim heutigen CSU-Parteitag alles um eines: den seit Wochen anhaltenden Abwärtstrend der Union im Kampf ums Kanzleramt. Der Frust in der Union über den dramatischen Umfrage-Absturz und den Wahlkampf von Armin Laschet ist groß, die Stimmung auch in Bayern miserabel. Der … Read more

Olaf Scholz, SPD candidate for chancellor on polls: 22 percent? “There is more!” – Domestic politics

It is 9.30 p.m. when Olaf Scholz (63, SPD) drives up to BILD with his armored Mercedes S-Class. Scholz wears a dark blue suit and a blue tie with white dots. The candidate for chancellor comes directly from the Chancellery. There, Angela Merkel (67, CDU) had briefly invited ministers to a small round of crises. … Read more

Poll results in the basement – Söder: “I don’t feel like opposition” – domestic politics

Will CDU boss Armin Laschet (60) still make the turn? The poll ratings of the candidate for chancellor are even weaker than those of the Union. NOW the spotlights are on him again – opportunity and risk at the same time. ▶︎ Today the Union officially starts the hot election campaign phase. A good five … Read more

Resignation demands against Laschet from the Union – domestic politics

Hard attack on the candidate for chancellor in the Union faction! At the virtual meeting of the CDU / CSU parliamentary group, the Düsseldorf CDU member Sylvia Pantel (60) asked the candidate for Union Chancellor Armin Laschet (60, CDU) to “draw the conclusions if the polls do not improve in two weeks”. As BILD learned … Read more