No cooperation with AfD: Merz speaks to CDU members in conscience

Regardless of whether as a ruling party or in the opposition: According to Friedrich Merz, the CDU should not team up with the AfD. The party has recently “further radicalized”. Anyone who nevertheless cooperates with the right must expect consequences. The CDU chairman Friedrich Merz has warned his party against any kind of cooperation with […]

Russia deterrent by NATO: AKK reaps criticism for nuclear weapons threat

In order to put Russia in its place, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer also speaks out in favor of the possibility of using nuclear weapons. For this she has received sharp criticism from the SPD. Group leader Rolf Mützenich accuses the defense minister of turning the “escalation screw”. SPD parliamentary group leader Rolf Mützenich has sharply criticized statements […]

"Are deeply in their debt": Steinmeier pays tribute to Afghanistan soldiers

A 20-year mission is coming to an end: soldiers of the German Armed Forces were deployed in Afghanistan for two decades. Your achievements will now be recognized. But the criticism of the operation – and the chaotic withdrawal – remains loud at the closing roll call. The leaders of the state honored the achievements of […]

Belated recognition: Germany honors its Afghanistan veterans

When the last Bundeswehr soldiers returned from Afghanistan, there was no federal government representative at the airport. Two weeks later, a major tattoo was scheduled, then postponed. The ceremony will take place today. Three and a half months after the Bundeswehr withdrew from Afghanistan, soldiers who were deployed there were honored with a big tattoo. […]

Path to Laschet’s successor unclear: We are looking for: party leader with sad prospects

New election of the federal executive board and meeting with the district chairmen: The committee decisions two weeks after the federal election do not answer the question of how the CDU intends to solve its crisis. Above all, nobody can actually meet the requirements for the next chairman. Nobody can currently accuse the CDU of […]