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"Current hour": Lashing harvested Criticism for WDR interview to flood catastrophe
NRW Prime Minister Armin Laschet (CDU) has taken "current hour" again for criticism of his person with an interview in the WDR news program. The CDU Chancellor's candidate kept reading that the black-yellow state government led by his party is a good climate protection policy and would not change the flood disaster in the west of Germany : "Because now such a day is not changing politics . "Also, Lashet supplemented:" The question of how we fight climate change is an international question.
Berlin. Annalena Baerbock, Chancellor candidate of the Greens, has apologized to have used the "N-word" in an interview. Subsequently, the passage has undergone the passage with a beep.
"That was wrong and I'm sorry,". She knew about the racist origin of the word and the injuries to yield the black people. With the term "N-word" today a previously common racist name is circumscribed to blacks. About Baerbocks apology first reported the "picture" newspaper.
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© Ina Fassbender, AFP Desolation images in Bad Münsteifel, in western Germany. The deadly floods that have just hit the west of Germany further accentuate the issue of climate emergency for Angela Merkel's succession candidates. At two months of the legislative, the conservative right abruptly breeds his speech. Not so old, the images immediately returned to the German .
The Chancellor's candidate reported on Twitter, she told in the conversation on anti-Semitism and racism from an incident to a school in its environment. There, a student would have refused to write a picture story to a worksheet on which the word was. "Unfortunately, in recording the interview, I quoted the word in the emotional description of this unspeakable incident and reproduces it itself," wrote Baerbock.
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While recording you have become aware. Therefore, the Greens with the Central Council of the Jews that led the interview would have weighed a reaction. In the interview, whose recording Baerbock published under her tweet, the word is overturned with a beep.
Germany. Laughter of Merkel's potential successor arouses indignation, he apologizes
© Adam Berry / AFP The leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and chancellor candidate, Armin Laschet, in an interview with German public television ARD in Berlin on 11 July 2021. Photo illustration. Armin Laschet, the favorite candidate to succeed German Chancellor Angela Merkel has caused Saturday, July 17, 2021 outrage in Germany, having been filmed laughing during a visit to the victims of the recent floods. "It was inappropriate," if he apologizes.
Baerbock also made it clear, the case is in no connection to the racist derailment of the green politician Boris Palmer in their view. "It's obvious that these are two different things in different contexts," she stressed. The Tübingen Lord Mayor Palmer had used the "N-word" in connection with the former football national Dennis Aogo - according to own information ironically. Baerbock had announced consultations about Palmer's party exclusion.
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