German elections: Merkel in constituency to boost would-be successor
How does the German election system work?The September 26 election will determine who replaces Chancellor Angela Merkel, who steps down after 16 years in office.
German election 2021: Who is Christian Social Union leader Markus Söder?Söder was a strong contender to replace Merkel to become the conservative CDU/CSU bloc's candidate, but he eventually bowed out to Armin Laschet
Macron, Merkel vow to cooperate closely until new German government is formed
Merkel's biggest fanAngela Merkel's biggest fan is a Greek restaurant owner in Bremerhaven. He has now even commissioned a wax replica of the Chancellor.