Analysis and interpretation of German election results as they appear.
Germany finally faces its post-Merkel future, with Sunday's election looking fairly clear in its general shape but highly uncertain in its consequences.
The political landscape in Germany has shifted quite a bit in the last four months. With a month to go until the election, there could still be more twists in the tale.
Germany's centre-right finally gets some good news, with big gains in a state election at the expense of both far left and far right.
Germany's two leading parties have both announced their standard-bearers for September's election. Will they end up governing together for the first time?
Two state elections in Germany send a message of stability, but the Greens set a new record while centre-right and far right both lose ground.
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Germany's centre-left has chosen a moderate to lead it into next year's election. The centre-right may or may not follow suit, but both parties have similar issues to confront – as do their counterparts in other countries.
A resolution of sorts to the crisis in Thuringia, but still no clear answer to the centre-right's dilemma.
Outrage in Germany as liberals and centre-right vote with the far right in a state parliament. Has an important taboo been broken?