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Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has known as on the three visitors gentle events to work collectively higher after the European elections. “The election result was bad for all three governing parties,” stated Scholz. “No one is well advised to simply move on to business as usual.” The purpose of the SPD, Greens and FDP should now be to attain outcomes as a way to enhance help for the visitors gentle coalition earlier than the following federal election.

In the European elections on Sunday, all visitors gentle events recorded losses: The Greens misplaced essentially the most in comparison with the earlier election in 2019. The SPD achieved its worst election outcome with a European elections in any respect. And the FDP additionally remained far beneath the approval scores it had achieved within the 2021 federal election.

It is about “doing our work, ensuring that our country becomes modern, that it moves forward,” stated Scholz at a press convention with Chilean President Gabriel Boric. He stated that this should now be the benchmark for everybody to make an effort and resolve the duties at hand.

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All election leads to Germany dwell

All election leads to Germany dwell

Preliminary outcome, Voter turnout: 65 %, Those: Federal Returning Officer

  • Union30,0 %+1,1

  • AfD15,9 %+4,9

  • SPD13,9 %−1,9

  • Green11,9 %−8,6

  • BSW6,2 %

  • FDP5,2 %−0,2

  • Linke2,7 %−2,8

  • Otherwise.14,2 %+1,3

Districts and impartial cities

All election leads to Germany dwell

All election leads to Germany dwell

Preliminary outcome, Voter turnout: 65 %, Those: Federal Returning Officer

  • Union30,0 %+1,1

  • AfD15,9 %+4,9

  • SPD13,9 %−1,9

  • Green11,9 %−8,6

  • BSW6,2 %

  • FDP5,2 %−0,2

  • Linke2,7 %−2,8

  • Otherwise.14,2 %+1,3

All election leads to Europe dwell

All election leads to the EU dwell

Interim outcome,

Those: EU-Parliament

  • EVP25,8 %+1,6

  • S&D18,8 %−1,8

  • RE11,0 %

  • ECR10,1 %+1,9

  • ID8,1 %

  • Green7,4 %−2,5

  • Linke5,0 %

  • Otherwise.13,9 %−23,3

There is trigger for concern in regards to the variety of votes for right-wing populist events in Germany and different nations. However, there’s a clear majority in Europe for events which are historically dedicated to democracy and the rule of legislation.

Kühnert: “We win together and we lose together”

Because of the poor outcomes of the European elections, calls for brand new elections and a vote of confidence within the Chancellor have been made, particularly by the opposition. CSU celebration chief Markus Söder known as on Scholz to resign, described the scenario of the visitors gentle authorities as a “total collapse” and spoke of a lack of legitimacy and belief among the many inhabitants.

SPD General Secretary Kevin Kühnert defended the Chancellor. The undeniable fact that the election marketing campaign went badly doesn’t imply that it could have gone higher with out Scholz on the posters, he stated. “We win together and we lose together, that is our common election defeat.”

FDP chief Christian Lindner additionally defended the chancellor's management expertise and the visitors gentle coalition. “We have a common government program, a coalition agreement that we are working on together. And as long as everyone is committed to the basis of our work, there is no reason to question trust,” he stated.

Green Party chief Omid Nouripour expressed comparable views. “There is no need for a vote of confidence,” he stated. They have reached settlement with the SPD and FDP signed a contract for 4 years, which they are going to follow.

https://www.zeit.de/politik/deutschland/2024-06/europawahl-ergebnisse-scholz-ampelparteien-zusammenarbeit