Olaf Scholz sworn in as Germany’s new chancellor

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Social Democratic Party leader and Germany’s Finance Minister Olaf Scholz was elected by the German Parliament as the next Chancellor of the country on 8th December 2021.

  • Olaf Scholz succeeded outgoing chancellor Angela Merkel.
  • He will lead a three-party coalition government in Germany.


Germany is a Western European country with a landscape of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and North Sea beaches. It is the seventh largest country in Europe.

Capital: Berlin

Currency: Euro

President: Frank Walter Steinmeier

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