German Chancellor Merkel Post-Election News Conference

One day after winning a fourth term in the German elections, Chancellor Angela Merkel held a news conference. She acknowledged her party’s… read more

One day after winning a fourth term in the German elections, Chancellor Angela Merkel held a news conference. She acknowledged her party’s victory was overshadowed by the rise of the far-right party Alternative for Germany (AFD), which came in third place and will hold a prominent voice in the German parliament, known as the Bundestag. She also answered several questions on the results and her plan for forming a coalition government. Deutsche Welle’s English news channel provided analysis following the news conference.

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German Chancellor Merkel Post-Election News Conference

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Program ID:
434444-2
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Broadcast
Location:
Berlin, Germany
First Aired:
Sep 25, 2017 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 26, 2017 | 2:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Sep 25, 2017 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 25, 2017 | 1:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 26, 2017 | 2:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1