Germany: Leadership race for Angela Merkel's replacement

One of the candidates is Merkel’s former rival who left politics after being sidelined by her nearly 10 years ago.

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    In Germany, the race to replace Angela Merkel as leader of the Christian Democratic Union is gathering pace.

    In debates across the country, party members are getting the chance to question the three people standing for the post.

     

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports from Idar-Oberstein.


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