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Swissinfo
German SPD says outcome uncertain for impending government talksits worst election result in the post-war era in September. The consultations
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
its worst election result in the post-war era in September. The consultations - between Merkel, her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer and SPD leader Martin Schulz, as well as the parliamentary leaders of the three parties - will begin in Berlin... Read more
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Breitbart
Merkel’s Crisis Continues As Key Ally Rejects Socialists’ Pro-Migration Coalition PlansAngela Merkel may not be able to avoid a crisis after Christian Social Union le
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Angela Merkel may not be able to avoid a crisis after Christian Social Union leader Horst Seehofer rejected the Social Democrats’ migrant family reunification plans before coalition negotiations have even begun. The asylum seeker family... Read more
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New York Daily News
German Social Democrats argue over possible Merkel coalitionitself sink the effort. The Social Democrats also want migrants' families to be
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
itself sink the effort. The Social Democrats also want migrants' families to be allowed to come. But senior conservative Horst Seehofer told Tuesday's Bild daily he "cannot imagine" agreeing, saying it would lead to "massive... Read more
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6d
The Courier Express Newspapers
Migrants' families awkward issue in new German gov't talksallowed to join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Socia
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
allowed to join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Social Democrats also want that. But senior conservative Horst Seehofer told Tuesday's Bild daily he "cannot imagine" agreeing, saying it would lead to "massive immigrat... Read more
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CTV News
Issue of migrants' families a thorn in German government talksallowed to join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Socia
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
allowed to join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Social Democrats also want that. But senior conservative Horst Seehofer told Tuesday's Bild daily he "cannot imagine" agreeing, saying it would lead to "massive immigrat... Read more
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New York Daily News
Migrants' families awkward issue in new German gov't talksto join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Social Democr
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
to join people granted protection that falls short of asylum. The Social Democrats also want that. But senior conservative Horst Seehofer told Tuesday's Bild daily he "cannot imagine" agreeing, saying it would lead to "massive... Read more
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6d
Daily Telegraph
Blow for Merkel in coalition talks as ally makes way for right-wing rivala new government on Monday, as one of her strongest allies stepped aside to mak
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
a new government on Monday, as one of her strongest allies stepped aside to make way for a right-wing rival in Bavaria. Horst Seehofer, leader of Christian Social Union (CSU), stepped aside as prime minister of Bavaria to be replaced by his... Read more
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DW
CSU leadership change: Can Markus Söder renew Angela Merkel's struggling allies? |power struggle. Early next year, Bavarian Finance Minister Markus Söder will t
DW / Posted 6 days ago
power struggle. Early next year, Bavarian Finance Minister Markus Söder will take over from the veteran party leader Horst Seehofer as Bavaria's state premier, not long after being chosen as the CSU's leading candidate in the state's crucial... Read more
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7d
Swissinfo
German SPD to start talks with Merkel next week if members agreemillion asylum seekers, and the CSU now fears losing more votes at regional lev
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
million asylum seekers, and the CSU now fears losing more votes at regional level. The future of current Bavarian premier Horst Seehofer had been in question since the election. After the losses, Merkel reluctantly accepted a CSU demand to put a... Read more
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7d
Swissinfo
Germany's SPD lay out position for talks with Merkeldecision in 2015 to open Germany's door to more than a million asylum seekers.
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
decision in 2015 to open Germany's door to more than a million asylum seekers. The future of current Bavarian premier Horst Seehofer had been in question since the election. After the election losses, Merkel reluctantly accepted a CSU demand... Read more
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7d
FOX News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power strugglerival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distractio
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distraction as Merkel tries to form a new government. Horst Seehofer has been leader of the Christian Social Union party and Bavaria's governor since 2008. The CSU is the... Read more
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7d
Swissinfo
CSU nominates right-winger as candidate for Bavaria state premierrun for state premier in next year's regional election. Soeder said he welcome
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
run for state premier in next year's regional election. Soeder said he welcomed the decision from Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer to keep the post of CSU party leader since this would help to find a way out of the political impasse in... Read more
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FOX News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power strugglerival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distractio
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distraction as Merkel tries to form a new government. Horst Seehofer has been leader of the Christian Social Union party and Bavaria's governor since 2008. The CSU is the... Read more
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7d
New York Daily News
Bavarian governor to step down in German power strugglerival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distractio
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
rival, attempting to end a power struggle that has been an unwelcome distraction as Merkel tries to form a new government. Horst Seehofer has been leader of the Christian Social Union party and Bavaria's governor since 2008. The CSU is the... Read more
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7d
DW
CSU's Horst Seehofer to step down as Bavaria's premier |CSU: Who could replace Bavaria's King Horst?Something to take away the pain Ho
DW / Posted 7 days ago
CSU: Who could replace Bavaria's King Horst?Something to take away the pain Horst Seehofer (right) has effectively lived, breathed and eaten CSU values, probably since he was born. The 68-year-old has been at the helm of the party and Bavaria since... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel's Bavarian ally Seehofer won't run again as candidate for state premier - CSU's Ferberleader of Germany's Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian sister party of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
leader of Germany's Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian sister party of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, Horst Seehofer, will not run again as candidate for state premier in a regional election next year, a senior CSU member told... Read more
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DW
Reports: CSU's Horst Seehofer to step down as Bavaria's premier |CSU: Who could replace Bavaria's King Horst?Something to take away the pain Ho
DW / Posted 7 days ago
CSU: Who could replace Bavaria's King Horst?Something to take away the pain Horst Seehofer (right) has effectively lived, breathed and eaten CSU values, probably since he was born. The 68-year-old has been at the helm of the party and Bavaria since... Read more
8d
DW
Germany, a paralyzed nation |with the leader of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Martin Schulz, and the le
DW / Posted 8 days ago
with the leader of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Martin Schulz, and the leader of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer. The president wants to prevent new elections and has urged the SPD and the CSU, the conservative alliance... Read more
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9d
Channel NewsAsia
Germany's SPD - Coalition with Merkel not automatic, all options openin Berlin. Schulz, who held talks late on Thursday with President Frank-Walter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
in Berlin. Schulz, who held talks late on Thursday with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer, denied he had agreed to another grand coalition. "I can clearly deny the media report about me having given... Read more
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9d
dna
Germany's SPD denies agreeing coalition talks with Angela Merkel but says all options openin Berlin. Schulz, who held talks on Thursday evening with President Frank-Wal
dna / Posted 9 days ago
in Berlin. Schulz, who held talks on Thursday evening with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer, denied he had agreed to a re-run of the “grand coalition” that has ruled Germany for the last four years. “I... Read more
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10d
Swissinfo
Germany's SPD - Coalition with Merkel not automatic, all options openin Berlin. Schulz, who held talks late on Thursday with President Frank-Walter
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
in Berlin. Schulz, who held talks late on Thursday with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer, denied he had agreed to another grand coalition. "I can clearly deny the media report about me having given... Read more
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10d
Swissinfo
Germany's SPD says all options open in search for new governmentin Berlin. Schulz, who held talks on Thursday evening with President Frank-Wal
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
in Berlin. Schulz, who held talks on Thursday evening with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer, denied he had agreed to a re-run of the "grand coalition" that has ruled Germany for the last four years. "I... Read more
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10d
FOX Business
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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10d
FOX Business
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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10d
The Courier Express Newspapers
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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10d
WPXI Pittsburgh
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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DW
SPD denies 'green light' for new German government, but keeps options open |statement came the day after he met with conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel,
DW / Posted 10 days ago
statement came the day after he met with conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel, Bavarian conservative leader Horst Seehofer and German President Frank Walter Steinmeier to discuss the possibilities for a new German government.... Read more
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New York Daily News
German Social Democrats inch toward Merkel coalition talksand following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed t
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
and following an appeal from President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Schulz agreed to meet with the chancellor and CSU leader Horst Seehofer on Thursday night to talk about the various possibilities. Schulz told reporters Friday that they'd agreed to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel's conservatives and SPD agree to start coalition talks - newspapergrand coalition, Bild newspaper reported on Friday. The newspaper said the par
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
grand coalition, Bild newspaper reported on Friday. The newspaper said the participants - Merkel, her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer and SPD leader Martin Schulz - had discussed various options for forming a government - from forming a grand... Read more
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Gazette
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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guardian-series
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Harrow Times
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Harrow Times / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Social Democrats refuse to jump into bed with Merkel quicklyminister, hosted a meeting on Thursday that lasted just over two hours between
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
minister, hosted a meeting on Thursday that lasted just over two hours between Merkel, her Bavarian conservative ally Horst Seehofer and Schulz, as part of his efforts to facilitate the formation of a stable government. The parties are all... Read more
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This is West Country
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
This is West Country / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Gazette News
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Gazette News / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Bolton News
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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Oxford Mail
German president pulls Merkel and Schulz to more talks amid government impasseand two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Mart
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
and two smaller parties to form a previously untried coalition collapsed. Martin Schulz, Mrs Merkel and her Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer agreed to meet at Germany’s presidential palace to explore the possibility of forming a so-called grand... Read more
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