Renunciation of candidacy: Left-wing leaders: Kipping and Riexinger comment on withdrawal
TIME ONLINE | News, background and debatesBerlin (dpa) - Who will lead the Left Party into the federal election year? After chairmen Katja Kipping and Bernd Riexinger announced their retirement, the search for a new dual leadership is now beginning. Today Kipping and Riexinger want to explain their withdrawal first to the party executive and then at a joint press conference. They announced on Friday evening and Saturday that they would n...