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World: Thuringia: CDU wants to be included in Mistrust Vote against Bodo Ramelow

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with a mistrust vote plans the AfD around Björn Höcke, bringing in Thuringia Minister President Bodo Ramelow. The CDU wants to be included in the vote: The AfD abuses the state day as a show stage.

  Thüringen: CDU will sich bei Misstrauensvotum gegen Bodo Ramelow enthalten © Martin Schutt / DPA

The Thuringian CDU fraction wants to remain sitting against Prime Minister Bodo Ramelow (Linke) at the mistrust vote for Friday and not with vote. The Votum had been requested by the AFD Group . Whose faction leader Bernd Höcke would replace Ramelow as a head of government, he should be 46 votes and thus an absolute majority.

However, the undertaking is considered hopeless, as the AFD faction only comes to 22 seats in the Erfurt Landtag. All other factions had announced not to support hats. "The most visible sign that can set the CDU faction is that the CDU faction in this farce, which does not participate in this farce the AFD faction here," said Thuringia's CDU faction leader Mario Voigt now on the edge of a state meeting.

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Your attitude wanted to document the CDU deputies by leaving your plenary banks during the vote, the group shared in the Thuringian state parliament. The mistrust vote is a named vote, to which each deputy is called individually - the CDU parliamentary members want to escape. Voigt spoke of an attempt of AFD to "make this Parliament contemptuous". "We will not make ourselves part of this staging".

After the failure of the planned state-of-the-art and subsequent new elections, the AFD Group had filed the application for a constructive vote of mistrust. This is due to Ramelow as a head of government of the red-red-green minority registration.

The Thuringian state policy has been in unrest since the state election in 2019. At that time, the hitherto ruling red-red-green coalition lost its majority. In February 2020, the state parliament briefly chose the votes of the AFD and the CDU the FDP parliamentary leader Thomas Kemmerich to Prime Minister, which witnessed nationwide for outrage. Kemmerich came back a little later, Ramelow then decided another vote against AFD faction leader Höcke in the third ballot for himself and has since runs with a minority government from left, SPD and Greens. This actually wanted to put forward new elections on the way.

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Thuringia's Landtag President Keller said she could understand that many citizens are upset about the failure of the new elections. The state members a common goal of strengthening confidence in Parliament. "What Thüringen needs is a strong parliament that our state leads well through the challenges."

The FDP Group in the state parliament will probably last her status as such. background is the departure of the deputies Ute Bergner. She had already left the party beginning of the month. Bergner also announced that wanted to vote for the dissolution of the Thuringian Landtag . The other four deputies of the faction did not want that. For the recognition as a group, at least five deputies are necessary.

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