BBC News published this video item, entitled “Ros Atkins On… Germany’s election – BBC News” – below is their description.
Germany goes to the polls on Sunday to elect a new leader for the first time since 2005.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping down after 16 years running the country.
Ros Atkins explains how the election works, the candidates and the issues at stake.BBC News YouTube Channel
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