Merkel begins her fourth term as German chancellor

The Bundestag formally voted Wednesday (364 out of 692 members) to re-elect Angela Merkel, 63, for her fourth term as German Chancellor, after six months of agonizing negotiations to cobble together a coalition government. Germany’s Social Democrats’ consent to prolong their unpopular ruling coalition with Merkel’s conservatives, finally ended a period of political uncertainty unprecedented in the country’s recent history.

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4 thoughts on “Merkel begins her fourth term as German chancellor

  • Mar 14, 2018 @ 14:12 at 14:12
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    This is bad news for Germany – but there’s a saying : every nation has the gov it deserves….

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  • Mar 14, 2018 @ 18:36 at 18:36
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    Another another shoe refugee crisis back to the lands that kicked them out.

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  • Mar 15, 2018 @ 0:58 at 0:58
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    Germany is really stupid choosing this joke as their leader.

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  • Mar 15, 2018 @ 7:49 at 7:49
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    The evil communist New World Order is burying Germany now totally through their Merkel puppet

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