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Monthly Archives: July 2019

CDU party leader AKK to replace von der Leyen as defense minister

Shortly after Ursula von der Leyen's election as the new head of the EU Commission an unexpected successor has already been found for her seat in the cabinet: CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. The 56-year-old will thus succeed Ursula von...

CDU’s Ursula von der Leyen confirmed as President of the Commission

She is the first woman to head the EU Commission: the European Parliament has elected Ursula von der Leyen as the new Commission President. The result for the CDU politician was close. The outgoing German Defence Minister received the...