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Quo vadis post-Merkel Duitsland?

7 October 2021 - 10:23

Op 26 september 2021 vonden de Duitse Bondsdagverkiezingen plaats. Dit waren bijzondere verkiezingen, omdat ze het einde markeren van het Tijdperk Merkel.

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