Bundestag deputy Reichinnek also wants to run for Left Party presidency — RT DE

Janine Wissler is facing competition for her new candidacy for party chairmanship in Die Linke: Heidi Reichinnek, member of the Lower Saxony Bundestag, announced that she would also run for party chairmanship. Heidi Reichinnek, currently women’s policy spokeswoman for the parliamentary group Die Linke, is applying for the chair of her party. On Wednesday, she […]

Bundestag extends Bundeswehr missions in Mali — RT DE

Despite the more difficult security conditions, the Bundeswehr is initially continuing its UN missions in the crisis-ridden country of Mali. However, following the announced withdrawal of France, several questions remain unresolved, including the continued protection of German soldiers. On Friday, the German Bundestag decided to extend the Bundeswehr’s participation in the UN stabilization mission MINUSMA […]

Mediation at the end of radio silence? – Bundestag President Bas considers trip to Ukraine — RT DE

As Germany’s highest representative to date, the President of the Bundestag, Bärbel Bas, plans to travel to Kyiv in the near future. In addition to the official occasion, the politician wants to mediate as an icebreaker in the currently frozen relations between Berlin and Kyiv. On the occasion of a commemoration in Ukraine of the […]

Bundestag votes by a large majority to deliver heavy weapons to Ukraine — RT DE

28 Apr 2022 11:14 am The Bundestag voted Thursday with a joint motion by the Union and the ruling traffic light parties for the delivery of heavy weapons to Ukraine. With a large majority of 586 votes, the deputies called on the federal government to “continue and, where possible, accelerate the delivery of necessary equipment […]

Almost the entire Bundestag wants to upgrade — RT DE

Apr 28, 2022 7:46 am The Bundestag debated over a hundred billion euros, which should flow into the rearmament via a special fund – and is unusually unanimous. The most serious controversy arose over the budgetary manoeuvre, which requires an amendment to the Basic Law. A “turning point” was the “Russian war of aggression in […]