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  Christian Democrat
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
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AbbreviationCDU
Websitehttp://www.cdu.de/
CountryGermany
Established0000-00-00
Disbanded0000-00-00
ContributorJester5716
Last EditedPicimpalious - March 23, 2012 06:56pm
DescriptionCentre-right conservative party, founded upon non-denominational Christian beliefs. The CDU's Bavarian branch is the Christian Social Union (CSU).

Leader: Angela Merkel (since 2000)
International Affiliations: Centrist Democrat International, International Democrat Union
EU Affiliation: European People's Party

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Nov 10, 2003 12:00am News Party expels MP over Jewish row  Article Picimpalious 

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