PBS NewsHour

With Angela Merkel leaving, Germans vote in key election

Clip: 09/26/2021 | 3m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Exit polls show a neck-and-neck race in Germany’s parliamentary elections held on Sunday. More than 60 million adults are eligible to vote in the landmark election. Chancellor Angela Merkel who has served for 16 years is stepping down, marking the start of a new era in German politics. Deutsche Welle Television Political Correspondent Thomas Sparrow joins to discuss.

Aired: 09/26/21

Rating: NR

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