Ex-parliamentary group leader: Friedrich Merz nominated as a candidate for CDU chairmanship

Germany Ex-parliamentary group leader Friedrich Merz nominated as a candidate for CDU chairmanship Status: 8:38 p.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Friedrich Merz tries a third time Former parliamentary group leader Friedrich Merz is running again for the CDU chairmanship. In his last attempt he was defeated by the then Prime Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia, … Read more

Traffic light negotiations: Working groups leave questions unanswered for the top round

BAccording to information from the German Press Agency, there are still important unanswered questions in the negotiations on a traffic light coalition. There has been progress in areas such as climate, finance, transport, and foreign and defense policy, but the papers of the working groups have brackets – this means that there is still no … Read more

Brinkhaus praises the SPD: “Has stood in the election campaign like a block”

Germany Germany Day of the Junge Union Brinkhaus praises SPD – “Has stood in the election campaign like a block” Stand: 13:07 | Reading time: 3 minutes Standing ovations for the big loser in the election The Junge Union’s Germany Day in Münster continues. The CDU and CSU get in the mood for the opposition … Read more

Bundestagswahl: „Bei FDP und Unternehmerverbänden werden die Sektkorken knallen“

Der Parlamentarische Geschäftsführer der Linksfraktion im Bundestag, Jan Korte, wirft SPD und Grünen mit Blick auf deren Koalitionspläne mit der FDP einen Bruch von Wahlversprechen vor. „Bei FDP und Unternehmerverbänden werden die Sektkorken knallen. Von etlichen zentralen Wahlversprechen bei SPD und Grünen ist wie befürchtet nichts mehr übrig“, sagte Korte der Deutschen Presse-Agentur. Weder werde … Read more

CDU Vice Julia Klöckner sees women problem in the party

To have the first woman as Federal Chancellor is not enough, said CDU Vice Julia Klöckner. Women are less likely to get a chance in the CDU – they should be consciously promoted by other women politicians. The deputy CDU chairwoman Julia Klöckner has criticized the fact that women are too little visible in the … Read more

FDP draws “two red lines” in explorations

AEven after the first preliminary explorations with the SPD and the Greens, the insists FDP on two red lines in further negotiations. Secretary General Volker Wissing stressed on Monday that the Liberals would continue to insist that there would be no tax increases and that the debt brake would not be touched. “The FDP has … Read more

“The CDU has become lazy,” says Friedrich Merz

Germany Criticism after the election “The CDU has become lazy,” says Friedrich Merz Status: 07:16 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Friedrich Merz attests his party “lazy thinking” After the federal election there was unrest in the Union: In the CDU there was growing pressure on Armin Laschet and Friedrich Merz attested his party to … Read more

Union parties: This conflict can be dangerous to Armin Laschet

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Nord Stream 2: Einigung zwischen den USA und Deutschland

Die USA und Deutschland haben sich auf eine Vereinbarung verständigt, die die Fertigstellung der umstrittenen Ostsee-Pipeline Nord Stream 2 ohne Verhängung neuer US-Sanktionen erlaubt. Das erklärte Außenamtsstaatssekretärin Victoria Nuland am Mittwoch dem Auswärtigen Ausschuss des US-Kongresses. Beide Regierungen wollen Einzelheiten der Vereinbarung in Kürze bekanntgeben. Washington und Berlin hätten sich darauf verständigt, Sanktionen gegen Russland … Read more