Reorganization at party congress: Laschet announces withdrawal from the CDU chairmanship

The CDU has to look for a chairman again. After the severe defeat in the federal election, party leader Laschet has internally announced that he will withdraw.

CDU boss Armin Laschet has announced his withdrawal. He only wanted to remain chairman of the Christian Democrats until a successor was found. He said that according to ntv information during deliberations of the Union parliamentary group in the Bundestag. At the same time, he announced a new line-up at a party congress.

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