Berlin (AFP) In view of the democracy movement in Hong Kong, Green Party leader Annalena Baerbock has called on German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) to increase pressure on China. The indignation with which China reacted to a meeting of Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas (SPD) and democracy activist Joshua Wong was "further proof" that Merkel was "not clear enough" during her visit to Beijing, she said Baerbock the newspapers of the spark media group (Friday edition).