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With the Collapse of German Coalition Talks, Will Angela Merkel Survive?
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With the Collapse of German Coalition Talks, Will Angela Merkel Survive?

After the recent election produced a fractured partisan situation, Chancellor Angela Merkel was widely expected to assemble the so-called Jamaica Coalition, including her own center-right Christian Democratic Union, the environmentalist Greens, and the business-friendly Free Democratic Party. It was the three parties colors – black for CDU, green for the […]

German Election Results: Establishment Parties See Worst Showings Since The End Of WWII
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German Election Results: Establishment Parties See Worst Showings Since The End Of WWII

Germany‚Äôs Chancellor Angela Merkel has held on for an unprecedented fourth term, with her center-right Christian Democrats (CDU) remaining the largest party in the Bundestag. Its share of the vote total fell precipitously however, from 41 percent in 2013 to just 33 percent today. This is the lowest result that […]