Are there Merkel supporters in Southern Europe? The results of the German general election viewed from Spain.

The German general election of 22 September 2013 was closely followed in Spain. The degree of media coverage was comparable with that of a United States presidential election, probably because, as one Spanish newspaper put it in its editorial, the German elections “transcend the borders of Germany (…). Millions of people are aware of how much the results of the ballot box will affect their lives” (ABC, 23.09.13). Weiterlesen