Roundup: German SPD leader resigns amid infighting
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BERLIN, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- German Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz Tuesday announced his resignation as the party's chairman, as the infighting inside the party continued.
"For me, this is the last speech as chairman of the SPD," said Schulz,quoted by German media Focus Online.
"It's a difficult job at times, but I retire without bitterness and resentment," Schulz said.
Schulz's announcement came after a turbulent week for him. Last Monday, the SPD reached an agreement w ...