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FDP

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Freie Demokratische Partei
[German: Free Democratic Party]
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There is a risk that the Free Democratic Party, the junior member of the current governing coalition, is able to pass the 5% threshold for legislative representation in the upcoming federal elections, in turn threatening our expectations of a grand coalition.
I don't contest the role played by Agenda 2010 for growth," Rainer Bruederle, the main candidate for the pro-business Free Democratic Party (FDP) in September's federal elections, said last week.
Free Democratic Party (FDP) parliamentarian Pascal Kober in his speech said that the FDP-led Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Federal Government was very active in the promotion of peace and Human Rights in Sri Lanka.
A native of Canton Neuchatel, Didier Burkhalter is a politician within the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and has been a member of the Swiss Federal Council since 2009.
Apart from Westerwelle, who is representative of Germany's liberal Free Democratic Party, the idea for an EU Constitution referendum has also been backed by conservative Christian Social Union's chair and PM of Bavaria Horst Seehofer.
Echoing similar sentiments, Free Democratic Party leader (FDP), Philipp Roesler, who is also Germany's economy minister, said that an 'orderly bankruptcy' of Greece could be dealt with.
Merkel's two coalition partners, the Free Democratic Party and Christian Social Union, spoke out against euro bonds in weekend newspaper interviews.
Major political parties: Social Democratic Party (SPD); Christian Democratic Union (CDU); Christian Social Union (CSU); Alliance 90/Greens; Free Democratic Party (FDP); Left Party (LP).
These include the Kefaya (Enough) Movement, which opposes the Mubaraks' hereditary monopolization of power, as well as the Free Democratic Party and youth empowerment movements.
AoI would have wished for a clear political signal would be sent for an opening and for transparency,Ao said Niebel, of GermanyAAEs liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP).
During the parliamentary election last September, Guido Westerwelle, leader of Germany's Free Democratic Party (FDP), pledged to demand the removal of U.
BERLIN, Jan 2, 2010 (TUR) -- Free Democratic Party (FDP), which is positive towards Turkey's EU membership, became a coalition partner after the general elections in Germany on September 27 out of which the Christian Union parties CDU/CSU came as winners.