Day: February 12, 2020

Merkel’s party struggles with identity crisis in wake of party leader’s departure

With the forthcoming departure of Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer as party leader, the Christian Democrats (CDU) are staring into the abyss of uncertainty as Chancellor Angela Merkel approaches what she says will be the end of her era-defining tenure. What’s worse, the ensuing identity crisis could last years if the experience […]