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Boston Globe
Merkel allies warn of German ‘catastrophe’ unless SPD falls inor prompt fresh elections. After securing a 28-page draft in exploratory talks
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
or prompt fresh elections. After securing a 28-page draft in exploratory talks last week, Social Democratic leader Martin Schulz is crisscrossing the country to shore up support. Bolstered by provisions that allow the parties to reassess... Read more
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Swissinfo
Leader of German Social Democrats' youth wing could be Merkel's nemesisthe party. The stakes could barely be higher. If delegates vote against the b
Swissinfo / Posted 15 hours ago
the party. The stakes could barely be higher. If delegates vote against the blueprint agreed with Merkel, SPD chairman Martin Schulz is widely expected to quit. Moreover, Merkel would have failed twice at forming a coalition after a previous... Read more
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Gulf News
Merkel ally warns of crisis if coalition talks failturn this [agreement] into new policies for the people of our country, or do we
Gulf News / Posted 17 hours ago
turn this [agreement] into new policies for the people of our country, or do we want new elections?” she asked.SPD leader Martin Schulz and Michael Groschek, the party leader in the western state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), which accounts for... Read more
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New York Daily News
Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
New York Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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BBC News
European jitters over German coalition talksdefender of the EU but never, in all her years as chancellor, has she made a vi
BBC News / Posted yesterday
defender of the EU but never, in all her years as chancellor, has she made a visionary Europe speech. But in SPD leader Martin Schulz - a former president of the European Parliament and close colleague of EU commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
German center-left leaders push for talks with MerkelThe chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz speaks to repor
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
The chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz speaks to reporters in Dortmund, Germany, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. The chairman of the SPD in North Rhine-Westphalia, Michael Groschek, stands on the right. Schulz campaigns for coalition... Read more
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Swissinfo
Top German Social Democrats urge party to back coalition talks with Merkelpolicies for people, which is contingent upon participating in government," the
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
policies for people, which is contingent upon participating in government," the mayors in a joint statement. SPD leader Martin Schulz has gone on a charm offensive in the biggest state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) to get its backing for talks... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
German center-left leaders push for talks with MerkelThe chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the con
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the conference room in Dortmund, Germany, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Schulz campaigns for coalition negotiations with chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc. (Marcel Kusch/dpa... Read more
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The Middletown Press
German center-left leaders push for talks with MerkelThe chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the con
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
The chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the conference room in Dortmund, Germany, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Schulz campaigns for coalition negotiations with chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc. (Marcel Kusch/dpa... Read more
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New York Daily News
German center-left leaders push for talks with MerkelThe chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the con
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
The chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the conference room in Dortmund, Germany, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Schulz campaigns for coalition negotiations with chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc. (Marcel Kusch/dpa... Read more
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FOX News
German center-left leaders push for talks with Merkelto vote this weekend for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel'
FOX News / Posted yesterday
to vote this weekend for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Union bloc. Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz was traveling Wednesday through the states of Bavaria and Rhineland-Palatinate to seek approval at a party... Read more
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FOX News
German center-left leaders push for talks with Merkelto vote this weekend for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel'
FOX News / Posted yesterday
to vote this weekend for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Union bloc. Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz was traveling Wednesday through the states of Bavaria and Rhineland-Palatinate to seek approval at a party... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
German center-left leaders push for talks with MerkelThe chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the con
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
The chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SPD, Martin Schulz, enters the conference room in Dortmund, Germany, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Schulz campaigns for coalition negotiations with chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc. (Marcel Kusch/dpa... Read more
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DW
Klose: 'We can also gain from new elections' |The chair of Berlin's Young Socialists Annika Klose has a message for Germany's
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The chair of Berlin's Young Socialists Annika Klose has a message for Germany's Social Democratic (SPD) leader Martin Schulz: the party could gain more from fresh elections than from joining Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in a new Grand... Read more
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dna
Split Social Democrats could sink Angela Merkel's coalition planson a "grand coalition" which could scupper her plan for a fourth term. After f
dna / Posted 2 days ago
on a "grand coalition" which could scupper her plan for a fourth term. After five days of intensive talks, SPD leader Martin Schulz agreed a framework deal with Merkel and Bavarian conservatives on Friday but before he can start official... Read more
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guardian-series
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Split Social Democrats could sink Merkel's coalition planson a "grand coalition" which could scupper her plan for a fourth term. After f
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
on a "grand coalition" which could scupper her plan for a fourth term. After five days of intensive talks, SPD leader Martin Schulz agreed a framework deal with Merkel and Bavarian conservatives on Friday but before he can start official... Read more
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This is West Country
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Gazette News
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Bolton News
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Grassroots Social Democrats reject German ‘grand coalition’for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz is in Dortmund to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party convention on... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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FOX News
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalitionfor opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives amid
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz was in Dortmund Tuesday to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party... Read more
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FOX News
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalitionfor opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives amid
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives amid strong opposition from grassroots members. Martin Schulz was in Dortmund Tuesday to push for approval of the formal negotiations with the Union bloc at a party... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Social Democrats push back against German 'grand' coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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Business Standard India
Euro hits 3-year high as investors watch ECB, BoJ for signs of tighteningtowards formal coalition talks, soothing concerns around Europe's largest econo
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
towards formal coalition talks, soothing concerns around Europe's largest economy. The SPD's pro-European stance -- leader Martin Schulz recently argued for a "United States of Europe" -- also strengthens the case for investment in the euro. "This... Read more
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The Middletown Press
German center-left party battles over new Merkel coalition- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shake
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
- In this Jan. 12, 2018 file photo German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shakes hand with Social Democratic Party Chairman Martin Schulz during a joint statement after the exploratory talks between Merkel's Christian Democratic block and the Social... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Euro hits three-year hightowards formal coalition talks, soothing concerns around Europe's largest econo
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
towards formal coalition talks, soothing concerns around Europe's largest economy. The SPD's pro-European stance - leader Martin Schulz recently argued for a "United States of Europe" - also strengthens the case for investment in the euro. "This... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's conservatives rule out amendments to preliminary coalition deal |not discussed during the week of preliminary talks "won't become part of a coal
DW / Posted 4 days ago
not discussed during the week of preliminary talks "won't become part of a coalition contract." On Friday, SPD leader Martin Schulz heralded the 28-page policy blueprint that leaders of the CDU, CSU and SPD drew up after five days of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Germany mulls possibility of life after Angela Merkelcoalition within the SPD’s ranks, particularly in the party youth wing, the Jus
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
coalition within the SPD’s ranks, particularly in the party youth wing, the Jusos, who have led a vociferous No campaign. Martin Schulz, the SPD leader, has staked his future on the deal, and most commentators believe his opponents will struggle... Read more
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DW
Germany fears EU migration reforms will trigger refugee influx:in Germany's Interior Ministry. Another grand coalition? CSU chief Horst Seeho
DW / Posted 5 days ago
in Germany's Interior Ministry. Another grand coalition? CSU chief Horst Seehofer, Chancellor Angela Merkel and SPD leader Martin Schulz The proposed European Parliament regulations could stymie efforts by the CDU and its Bavarian CSU sister party... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Merkel closer to forming coalitionChristian Democrats; Horst Seehofer of their conservative Bavarian sister party
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Christian Democrats; Horst Seehofer of their conservative Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union; and Martin Schulz of the center-left Social Democrats -- the three parties that have governed Germany together in a "grand... Read more
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asianage
Angela Merkel risks leading weak coalition of ‘losers’ for Germany: analystsso that we can also live well in Germany in the next 10 years and 15 years," sh
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
so that we can also live well in Germany in the next 10 years and 15 years," she told reporters, flanked by SPD leader Martin Schulz and the head of Bavaria's Christian Social Union, Horst Seehofer. However influential news magazine Der... Read more
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DW
Germany's SPD, CDU agree to try to find common ground |coalition talks 12.01.2018 Chancellor Angela Merkel says exploratory talks in
DW / Posted 6 days ago
coalition talks 12.01.2018 Chancellor Angela Merkel says exploratory talks in Berlin between her conservatives and rival Social Democrats are to go on to formal coalition negotiations. The SPD's Martin Schulz says he'll ask his party to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Merkel closer to breaking political impasseChristian Democrats; Horst Seehofer of their conservative Bavarian sister party
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Christian Democrats; Horst Seehofer of their conservative Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union; and Martin Schulz of the center-left Social Democrats — the three parties that have governed Germany together in a “grand... Read more
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DW
German business underwhelmed by coalition talks |coalition' talks begin 07.01.2018 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has returned
DW / Posted 6 days ago
coalition' talks begin 07.01.2018 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has returned to the negotiating table, this time with SPD leader Martin Schulz. She expressed optimism about the outcome, but admitted the parties were facing "a huge piece of w... Read more
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KERA North Texas
German Leaders Agree On New Coalition Talks, But Hurdles Remain24 hours. Looking worse for wear after the marathon session, Merkel, her CSU c
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
24 hours. Looking worse for wear after the marathon session, Merkel, her CSU counterpart Horst Seehofer, and SPD leader Martin Schulz all praised each other and their parties' negotiators for persevering. "I wasn't certain it would work,"... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
German Leaders Agree On New Coalition Talks, But Hurdles Remain24 hours. Looking worse for wear after the marathon session, Merkel, her CSU c
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
24 hours. Looking worse for wear after the marathon session, Merkel, her CSU counterpart Horst Seehofer, and SPD leader Martin Schulz all praised each other and their parties' negotiators for persevering. "I wasn't certain it would work,"... Read more
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Swissinfo
German Social Democratic leaders beg members to back deal with MerkelRBB in what is likely to be the first of many such entreaties to rank-and-file
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
RBB in what is likely to be the first of many such entreaties to rank-and-file over the coming week. SPD chairman Martin Schulz was addressing them when, standing alongside Merkel, he told reporters that the outline deal would preserve and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Germany's Merkel makes breakthrough in coalition talksthe prospect of snap elections for now, but it has to be approved by SPD delega
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
the prospect of snap elections for now, but it has to be approved by SPD delegates at a congress planned for January 21. Martin Schulz, SPD leader, said on Friday that his party's negotiators agreed to recommend to the rank-and-file to back the... Read more
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