Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Secretary General Paul Ziemiak called for fresh elections to break the deadlock in the Thuringian parliament.
«Thuringia needs a a new start,» Ziemiak said in a brief statement from Berlin on Thursday.
«New elections are the clearest route towards that,» he added.
German politics has been in turmoil for the past 24 hours after a regional leader was elected with... Еще the help of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD).
Thomas Kemmerich, from the liberal Free Democrats (FDP), stepped down shortly after becoming to become Minister President.