Germany's farewell parade for Merkel involved the military band playing punk music at her request
Merkel, who has served as German chancellor for 16 years, attended a military farewell ceremony in her honor on Thursday.Merkel announced in 2018 that she wouldn't run for reelection this year, heralding an end to her 16 years in office. Her finance minister, Olaf Scholz, is set to take her place on next Wednesday, Germany's parliament said Thursday.
What was Jan Hofer for the Day show was Claus Kleber for the "Today Journal": no wonder so that the message about Klebers wondered in retirement for furore. On the 30th of December this is now before. At 21.45 o'clock he will last for the last time the "Today Journal" in ZDF. © ZDF / Klaus Weddig Claus Kleber Listen to
He shaped the news magazine sustainable, has been a major moderator since 2003 as the editorial manager. After around 3,000 modered "Today Journal" issues, the 66-year-old now says goodbye to his spectators. In his last program, Claus Glue will look back from the challenges of the political year 2021.
Apology after bishop 'says Santa does not exist'
The bishop in Sicily told children Santa's red costume had been created by Coca-Cola, Italian media say.At a religious event last week, Bishop Antonio Staglianò also said Santa's red costume had been chosen by Coca-Cola for publicity, Italian media report.
Christian Sievers follows Claus Kleber - but who is he?
Succession of Claus Kleber has already been fixed for several months. He follows him alternate with Marietta Slomka Christian Sievers , which, for seven years, moderated the "today" news until the end of September 2021. For the first time in the week from 10 to 16 January, they will present "Today Journal" issues.
Sievers has been working for ZDF since 1998. For the station he already led by the "ZDF morning magazine", various analyzes in election broadcasts, led the ZDF studio in Tel Aviv, moderated the "today" news and a few weeks a year the "Today Journal".
glue gave a face to 'Today Journal' for 18 years and dealt with a decisive factor in keeping the shipment as a leading news magazine on German television on course, so ZDF editor-in-chief Peter Frey according to DWDL.DE. Adhesive Follow with Sievers A passionate correspondent, which introduces his experiences as reporters in the moderation.
And what is made from you from "today"? Here, too, the station has already found replacement: Mitri Sirin, known from the "ZDF morning magazine", strengthened since the 11th of October the team around Jana Pareigis and Barbara Hahlweg.
NBA: Significant defeat for glue, hardinstein convinces with clippers catching up .
The German basketball international Maximilian Kleber has conceded a setback in the North American Profiliga NBA. © Provided by Sport1.de NBA: Significant defeat for glue, hardinstein convinces with clippers catching up The German basketball international Maximilian Kleber has conceded a setback in the North American Profiliga NBA. Glue lost the top game in the West with the Golden State Warriors with the Dallas Mavericks with 92: 130. Glue contributed eight points.