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End of the Merkel era, between heritage and renewal

After 70 days of discussions and the participation of 22 working groups, the coalition parties – Social Democrats, Greens and Liberals – have reached a common agreement on the work programme for the next 4 years. The parties of the ‘Tricolour’ coalition – the first tripartite coalition at federal level…

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The Biden Agenda

On January 20th, 2021, Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States. His entry into office was widely welcomed by international allies, and particularly the European Union. Despite the European expectation of a return to normalcy in transatlantic relations, the US-EU relations may not thaw as…

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The Federal Presidency of the CDU: the race has started

On February the 10th of 2020, Annegret KRAMP-KARRENBAUER, strongly contested within her party for her “political blunders”, announced her resignation from the position of federal president of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), which she had held since the 7th of December 2018. This was a difficult decision for Angela MERKEL

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