Merkel's Christian Democrats Win Election in Germany's Biggest State
May 14 , 2017
As per reports, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union won a state election in their center-left rivals' stronghold on Sunday.
Merkel's Christian Democratic Union won vote of 33% in the election for the state legislature, while the Social Democrats trailed on 31.2%.
The Social Democrats' election result on Sunday was their worst in North Rhine-Westphalia so far.
Social Democrat, Martin Schulz, mentioned that it was a difficult day for the party and a difficult day for him personally.