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German president urges voters to go to the polls

Europe
24.09.2017
By our dpa-correspondent and Europe Online    auf Facebook posten  Auf Twitter posten  
Berlin (dpa) - German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has urged voters to go to the polls in Sunday‘s parliamentary election.

"Voting is a civic duty. Go and vote!" Steinmeier wrote in an opinion piece published in the Bild am Sonntag Sunday newspaper.

"Every vote counts - your vote counts," Steinmeier asserted. "People who don‘t vote allow others to decide the future of our country."

The seasoned politician is a former foreign minister who once ran for chancellor for the Social Democrats.

Some 61.5 million people are eligible to vote in Germany. Turnout is expected to be higher than the 71.5 per cent of voters who turned up at the polls at the last election four years ago.

 

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