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People and Politics

Forming a New German Government

Who will be governing Germany? That was the question as the conservative Christian Democrats or CDU held initial talks with both the Social Democrats and the Greens. Led by Angela Merkel, the CDU emerged as the clear winners in last month's national election, but the party missed getting an absolute majority. The CDU will have to form a coalition, and coalitions mean compromise.

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