BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz on Wednesday hailed his Social Democrats’ new so-called “visitors gentle” coalition with the Greens and liberal Free Democrats as a groundbreaking alliance that he mentioned will modernise the nation.
“The first visitors gentle (in Germany) was erected in Berlin in 1924 in Potsdamer Platz. At that point, it was nonetheless an uncommon expertise. ‘Can it work?’ individuals requested sceptically,” Scholz informed a news convention in Berlin.
“Today, the visitors gentle is indispensable in the case of regulating issues clearly and offering the appropriate orientation and making certain that everybody strikes ahead safely and easily. My ambition as chancellor is that this visitors gentle alliance will play a equally groundbreaking position for Germany,” he mentioned.
(Reporting by Thomas Escritt; Writing by Paul Carrel)
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