Social Democrats in Chaos Kurt Beck Resigns as SPD Head

One day after Germany's Social Democrats leaked the news that Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier would be the party's candidate for chancellor, SPD leader Kurt Beck resigned in frustration. Party bigwig Franz Müntefering may take over.
Kurt Beck resigned as leader of Germany's Social Democrats on Sunday.

Kurt Beck resigned as leader of Germany's Social Democrats on Sunday.

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