German politics: the delicate process of electing new party leaders | Germany | In-depth news and reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW

Germany’s conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has decided to allow its members to elect the next party chairman directly after chancellor candidate Armin Laschet led the party to its worst result in September’s national elections. Laschet was selected as party chairman in January and as chancellor candidate in April, both …

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Animals of the week: JoJo and Bleppy

Jojo, a 1 year old male Terrier mix, is a very friendly and energetic dog who loves to run and play. JoJo had previously had an eye injury that resulted in his removal, but that didn’t slow him down. He’s all healed and ready to find a wonderful home. JoJo …

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Turkish politics turn in favor of AK party

The Justice and Development Party (AK Party) government has gone to great lengths to manage the economy and the fight against the pandemic while responding to harsh criticism from opposition parties. Relying on the support of a large electorate, the party is critically reassessing its policies and rhetoric by reconsidering …

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