Corona demonstrations with tens of thousands of participants in Germany

MA thousand anti-vaccination opponents and critics of the Corona measures took to the streets again on Saturday. One of the largest events took place in Hamburg, where the police spoke of around 13,700 participants in the evening. The police had previously spoken of 16,000 participants. To the demo under the motto “The measure is full. … Read more

AfD politician Hess rejected as chairman of the interior committee

IIn the past, appointing committee chairpersons was more of a formality. There is inherently a custom that the political groups can decide for themselves who will be appointed to the presidencies to which they are entitled. The committee members mostly followed the suggestions without further ado; there was no election. The parliamentary groups have now … Read more

CDU chairmanship: Does Helge Braun no longer believe in his victory?

HElge Braun wants to become the new CDU chairman. The man, who will be replaced as head of the chancellery by the traffic light government on Wednesday, visits talk shows, gives interviews and makes video conferences with district or local associations. “New CDU. New strength ”, promises his election slogan. In Serap Güler he introduced … Read more

Friedrich Merz promises that he wants to be “the lawyer for the young generation”

Germany JU asks presidency candidates Friedrich Merz promises that he wants to be “the lawyer for the young generation” Stand: 27.11.2021 | Reading time: 2 minutes Merz announced that he wanted to establish “campaign capability” as chairman (archive photo) Source: dpa / Kay Nietfeld The three applicants for the CDU chairmanship answered questions from the … Read more

Pandemic: RKI reports 67,125 new infections – the incidence continues to rise to 444.3

Dhe Robert Koch Institute (RKI) reports 67,125 new positive tests within 24 hours. That is 3201 cases more than on Saturday a week ago, when 63,924 new infections were reported. The seven-day incidence continues to rise to 444.3 from 438.2 the previous day. The value indicates how many people per 100,000 inhabitants have been infected … Read more

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

As CDU leader, Helge Braun wants to offer Friedrich Merz a “prominent role”

Germany Head of the Chancellery running As CDU leader, Braun Merz wants to offer a “prominent role” Stand: 4:26 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes “Röttgen and Braun have now both officially declared their candidacies” In the fight for the successor to the CDU federal chairman Armin Laschet, the executive head of the chancellery, Helge … 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

Fight for CDU chairmanship: Friedrich Merz wants to bring Spahn into a liberal-conservative alliance

Germany Media report Power struggle in the CDU – Merz wants to bring Spahn into a liberal-conservative alliance Status: 8:36 a.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Merz wants to dissuade Spahn from running for a fight According to a newspaper report, the power struggle for party leadership in the CDU is intensifying. As the “Bild” … Read more

CDU politician Christian von Stetten calls for the resignation of the entire party presidium

Dhe CDU MP Christian von Stetten suggested that the presidium members of his party resign after the severe election defeat. “The CDU presidium can enforce a candidate for chancellor against all polls, against the sister party, against the parliamentary group and against the party base,” said von Stetten of “Bild am Sonntag”. “But then the … Read more