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EU power networks after Merkel: bad for Fine Gael, good for Greens but Labour and Sinn Féin sidelined

Sarah Collins


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Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo: Reuters

Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo: Reuters

Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo: Reuters

The German election has taken more twists and turns than an episode of Line of Duty. Polls have closed but it’s not at all clear how it will play out.

With a large chunk of the electorate voting by post – up to 40pc in some states – it may take several days before the results are known, and months before a coalition is formed.


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