Würden sich viele Europäer wünschen, falls es einen solchen Posten gäbe.
Unsere Mutti hat die Herzen vieler Menschen außerhalb Deutschlands erobert.
Ihr Abschied aus der Politik dürfte so manchen mit Wehmut erfüllen.
Given a hypothetical choice between Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron becoming “EU president” — a job that in real life doesn’t exist — a clear majority opted for the German chancellor, according to the survey.
Some 58 percent of Dutch respondents, 57 percent of Spanish and 52 percent of Portuguese gave Merkel support in this fantasy race, compared to 6 percent, 9 percent and 11 percent respectively in favor of Macron.
Her policy style and decisions have reflected the significant changes happening in German society and politics in the last 16 years, as well as an overwhelming desire to maintain the status quo for as long as possible by avoiding revolutionary shifts. No wonder Germans will miss her