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Germany: CDU leaders meet to map out party’s future without Merkel01:42

Germany: CDU leaders meet to map out party’s future without Merkel

Germany, Berlin
November 4, 2018 at 16:45 GMT +00:00 · Published

The CDU federal board came together in Berlin on Sunday to discuss the party’s future, after Angela Merkel announced she will not run for the party’s leadership earlier in the week.

Those attending the meeting will also discuss how the process of the election of a new leader will be conducted.

At the time of writing, six CDU members planned to run to be the CDU’s next leader, among them Health Minister Jens Spahn, CDU general secretary Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and comeback politician Friedrich Merz.

Germany: CDU leaders meet to map out party’s future without Merkel01:42
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The CDU federal board came together in Berlin on Sunday to discuss the party’s future, after Angela Merkel announced she will not run for the party’s leadership earlier in the week.

Those attending the meeting will also discuss how the process of the election of a new leader will be conducted.

At the time of writing, six CDU members planned to run to be the CDU’s next leader, among them Health Minister Jens Spahn, CDU general secretary Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and comeback politician Friedrich Merz.

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