Germany is struggling with the third wave of the pandemic. The leader of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany calls for a stricter lockdown. The initiative is met with criticism from lawmakers.
An INSA poll conducted between March 26-29, shows #Germany 's CDU/CSU coalition would receive 26% of the vote, down from 36.5% in January. Read how spats within the Christian Democratic Union could undermine #Berlin 's efforts to handle the #COVID-19 crisis.
BREAKING: Germany's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) lost support in two crucial state elections, initial projections show. The Greens won the state of Baden-Württemberg again.
Final results early Monday confirmed that Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union was handily defeated in Sunday's elections.
Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union slumps to its worst results ever in two regional elections
#NSTworld Merkel's centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) was headed for its worst-ever score in the southwestern states of Baden-Wuerttemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate, according to estimates from public broadcasters ARD and ZDF.
BREAKING: Armin Laschet has won the Christian Democratic Union of Germany leadership election. Latest news:
VIDEO: CDU delegates, some with tears in their eyes, applauded German Chancellor Angela#Merkel at a party conference in Hamburg as the veteran leader prepared to hand over the reins of her Christian Democratic Union after nearly two decades #CDUbpt18
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is the new leader of Germany's Christian Democratic Union, succeeding Angela Merkel, who spent 18 years as its leader. ◾️She was the 1st woman to serve as a top German security official ◾️She opposes gay marriage ◾️She supports limiting migration