German lawmakers elect Merkel to fourth term as chancellor - News Summed Up

German lawmakers elect Merkel to fourth term as chancellor


German Chancellor Angela Merkel is congratulated after being re-elected as chancellor during a session of the German lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, March 14, 2018. REUTERS/Kai PfaffenbachBERLIN - 14 March 2018: German lawmakers voted on Wednesday to re-elect Angela Merkel as chancellor for a fourth, and likely final, term that may prove her most challenging yet as she leads a fragile coalition with her standing diminished.Lawmakers voted by 364 to 315, with nine abstentions, in favour of re-electing Merkel, 63. "I accept the vote," Merkel told the Bundestag lower house of parliament after the vote.


Source: Egypt Today March 14, 2018 09:00 UTC



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