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Foreign Office according to Kubicki's rat comparison - respectful handling necessary

 Foreign Office according to Kubicki's rat comparison - respectful handling necessary Berlin, 28th SEP (Reuters) - The Federal Foreign Office wants the rat comparison of the Vice President of the Bundestag, Wolfgang Kubicki, not commenting on the Turkish President - but protects against insulting statements. One spokesman said in Berlin on Wednesday in Berlin. In principle, however, in terms of intergovernmental relationships: "Of course, we believe that our handling of representatives of other countries must be respectful," he said. This is also expected from others.

The former Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has resigned his Bundestag mandate. On Wednesday, the member of the deputy confirmed on request that the SPD politician signed an explanation of the resignation of his mandate on December 31 at Bundestag President Bärbel BAS (SPD). Already on Tuesday, Maas explained his waiver of mandate at the SPD parliamentary group meeting.

Heiko Maas (SPD) hatte am Dienstag bekanntgegeben, dass er sein Bundestagsmandat niederlegen will. Für ihn rückt nun Emily Vontz nach. © Kay Nietfeld/dpa Heiko Maas (SPD) announced on Tuesday that he wanted to resign his Bundestag mandate. For him, Emily is now moving up.

on Tuesday evening Maas had spoken on Instagram and posted two pictures that show him every 30 years. «As a young social democrat, I had no idea about what would expect me in the following decades. After 8 years as Federal Minister, I dealt intensively with the question of what my professional & political future could look like. I always said that I will not retire as a politician. This time has now come, »wrote the 56-year-old.

because of alleged Russia contacts: BSI boss Schönbohm is replaced

 because of alleged Russia contacts: BSI boss Schönbohm is replaced Federal Minister of the Interior Nancy Faeser (SPD) has, according to media reports, has recalled the President of the Federal Office for Information Technology (BSI), Arne Schönbohm. This reports the AFP news agency, citing government circles. © Picture Alliance/dpa Arne Schönbohm with Nancy Faeser (archive picture) from Ministry circles it was said that the presentation of the BSI report originally planned for Thursday should be postponed.

The full lawyer was Federal Minister of Justice from 2013 to 2018 and then until December 2021 Foreign Minister. Since then, Maas has been a simple MP for the Saarlouis constituency in the Bundestag. According to information from the “Saarbrücker Zeitung”, Maas will enter a Berlin law firm as a partner in January. In future,

will be the youngest deputy

successor to Maas in the Bundestag, according to Saar-SPD, 22-year-old Emily Vonz from Losheim am See. Vontz is Juso state chair at the Saar. She would be the youngest MP in Parliament. So far, this is the Greens parliamentarian Emilia more firm at the age of 24.

"Of course I will be noticed as the youngest member of the Bundestag," said Vontz on Wednesday of the German Press Agency. But it is not about stand out, but about making young politics. “Young people who are as old as I do, say they think it is really good that someone is sitting at our age at the Bundestag. And now it's time for it too. » She will tackle the new task with respect and humility.

CDU boss Merz calls for more leadership of Germany .
The chairman of the CDU, Friedrich Merz , has asked the federal government to take more responsibility in Europe and to show management. Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) held the opposition politician: "We are smaller in our discussion in Germany than we are seen from the outside, from many Member States of the European Union, but also outside the EU." In an interview with the German Press Agency: “Germany must be willing to take over more management responsibility.

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