Care Merkel will be on hand only in Russia, write media

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel. Archival photoCare Merkel will be on hand only in Russia, write media© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The news that German Chancellor Angela Merkel will soon leave politics all over the world has perceived with concern, and only in Russia happy, the journalist writes the German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel Christoph von Marshall.

According to him, Merkel is very popular around the world, and Germany acts as a reliable partner in resolving different conflicts. Moreover, Germany is the fourth largest economy in the world and the leading power in the EU. Whatever she did, it directly affects its neighbors and partners.

Ending the political career of the Chancellor are not experiencing a sense of relief, a sense of concern over the loss of guarantees and stability, the author notes. Merkel can have a pacifying impact, safely communicate with politicians and the raging could make a great contribution to the solution of a variety of European issues.

However, von Marshall said that the only country that will be glad to care of the German Chancellor, will be Russia because Merkel has United all of Europe on the issue of anti-Russian sanctions. It represents the agreements reached at the Minsk talks on other summits.

«Merkel can always remind them of my partners, but when it goes, it’ll all be over,» — emphasizes the author.

Upcoming retirement Merkel

Merkel, who heads the government of Germany since 2005, said on Monday that she will not be eligible for the post of Chancellor in 2021. In addition, the head of the Christian democratic Union (CDU) does not intend to fight for a place in the Bundestag, and at the party Congress in December in Hamburg will not nominate his candidacy for the presidency of the CDU.

The decision of the Chancellor is associated with a dramatic loss of votes for the CDU in elections in the Federal state of Hesse. According to preliminary data, the ruling party received 27% of votes, Social democratic party of Germany (SPD) was 19.8%, Green Was 19.8%, the «Alternative for Germany» — 13.1%, the Free democratic party (FDP) — 7,5%, «Left» and 6.3%.

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