Angela Merkel: in praise of Germany’s no-nonsense leader

//Angela Merkel: in praise of Germany’s no-nonsense leader

Angela Merkel: in praise of Germany’s no-nonsense leader

We criticise more than praise. Good news is no news. Fiery or flowery rhetoric cannot disguise the fact that most politicians have not delivered what they promised. Hence, we should praise those leaders who look dull but have performed spectacularly. Angela Merkel is due to step down soon as chancellor of Germany after 16 years at the helm. If she leaves office at the end of this year, she will have served in that position longer than her mentor, Helmut Kohl, who served from 1982 to 1998.Kohl…

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