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  1. FILE PHOTO:  Far-right party surge puts Merkel's conservatives in a bind in their eastern Germ

    Far-right party surge in eastern German regions threatens Merkel's coalition

    A surge in support for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party before regional elections next month in two former communist eastern ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Chancellor Angela and Finance Minister Scholz meet representatives from German unions a

    SPD members need a say over German coalition's fate, Scholz tells Spiegel

    Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) should involve rank-and-file members in a decision on whether to remain in the governing coalition led by ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Ralf Stegner speaks during the SPD's one-day party congress in Bonn

    Germany's SPD looks left for alternatives to Merkel coalition

    Leading members of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) spoke out for a three-way left wing alliance as an alternative to their fragile 'grand ...
  4. German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the cabinet meeting in Berlin

    German Greens explore leftist state alliance, in warning to Merkel

    Germany's Greens have proposed holding coalition talks in the city state of Bremen with the Social Democrats and far-left Linke, in a reminder to ...
  5. Social Democratic Party leaders react on first exit polls following the European Parliament electio

    Leader of Germany's battered leftists faces calls to quit parliament post

    The leader of Germany's Social Democrats, Andrea Nahles, will face calls to resign as its parliamentary chief at a crisis meeting on Wednesday ...
  6. SPD party news conference following the European Parliament election results, in Berlin

    SPD left sets conditions for German coalition after vote rout

    Responding to a disastrous election night, leftists in Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) demanded a new, assertive approach in their coalition with ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Kevin Kuehnert, head of the SPD’s youth wing, speaks during an SPD party convention in

    Germany's SPD becoming unelectable, works council chiefs say

    Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) are becoming unelectable after the head of their youth wing JUSOS called for companies such as BMW to be ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Pipe assembly is pictured aboard the NordStream 2 pipe laying vessel Audacia close to R

    Double standards? German multilateralist mantra under scrutiny

    Keen to use its presidency of the U.N. Security Council to demonstrate its commitment to multilateralism, Germany has laid itself bare to ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the lower house of parliament Bundestag in Be

    Merkel's coalition partner demands answers over German data breach

    Chancellor Angela Merkel's junior coalition partners, the Social Democrats (SPD), demanded on Sunday that her interior minister quickly find out ...