German Chancellor Angela Merkel cast her vote at polling station 108 in Berlin, Sunday. The Christian Democratic Union (CDU) leader has been German Chancellor since 2005; she is seeking re-election for her fourth term. If successful, Merkel is set to match Helmut Kohl’s record of 16 years in the chancellery. Around 88,000 polling stations across the country will be open from 08:00 local time... Еще (06:00 GMT) until 18:00. More than 61.5 million people are eligible to vote in the federal elections.