At the end of her chancellorship, the corona pandemic once again made Angela Merkel extremely popular. But the crisis also reveals the limits of their power.
Angela Merkel is not exactly known for particularly spicy quotes and passionate speeches. Another Chancellor appeared in the Bundestag on Wednesday. One that left its objective line for a moment and started an emotional appeal in order to somehow avert the disaster with many dead and overcrowded hospitals in this corona winter. She is “deeply sorry”, she said with a view to further tightening, for which the German Chancellor is campaigning.
Accessed on December 11th, 2020 at 1:15 am on https://www.sn.at/politik/weltpolitik/merkels-letztes-gegenmittel-gefuehl-96863629