The Home Ground Political Challenges Facing Merkel
Angela Merkel’s Bavarian allies are meeting for a convention without her as Germany’s chancellor seeks to avoid an argument before deciding whether to run again. Merkel and leaders of the Christian Social Union are engaged in delicate manoeuvring as CSU delegates gather in Munich on Friday. As senior members of Merkel’s government privately say they expect her to seek a fourth term in next year’s election, there’s still a risk that the Bavarian party will break ranks over refugee policy, potentially weakening her standing. European Council on Foreign Relations Head Senior Policy Fellow Josef Janning discusses with Anna Edwards and Yousef Gamal El-Din on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."