After the stars of the song or of the sport, the politicians take a stand concerning the murder of the Afro-American George Floyd by police officers, in the United States. Thursday, 4 June, Angela Merkel has denounced the "murder" of this man, and the "racism" strikes, according to " american society is very polarized ".
"The murder of George Floyd is a terrible thing. Racism is a terrible thing. The american society is very polarized," said the chancellor on the public channel ZDF. "Racism has always existed. And unfortunately, this is also the case here (in Germany)," added Angela Merkel, who said he "hoped" that the demonstrations are "peaceful" in the United States.
The political style of Donald Trump is "very controversial"
The four police officers who have arrested George Floyd in Minneapolis are now all being sued by the justice, and his death was classified as "murder", as demanded hundreds of thousands of Americans who express since last week, announced on Wednesday that the authorities. When asked about the american president Donald Trump, Angela Merkel, in power since 2005, responded that in that concerned, its "requirements in the policy (were) always trying to bring people together, to reconcile them".
"I think the political style (of the president Trump) is very controversial," added Angela Merkel, who will leave the chancellery in 2021. "I have worked with all the elected presidents in the world. And of course with the american president," noted the leader of germany. "All I can do is hope that we can work together".