|Author (Corporate)||Deutsche Welle|
German special assembly elected Frank-Walter Steinmeier as President of the Federal Republic of Germany on the 12 February 2017.
The former SPD foreign minister in the grand coalition would take office on 18 March 2017.
The special assembly consisted of the 630 parliamentarians in the Bundestag, the lower legislature, and an equal number of representatives from Germany's 16 federal states.
|Countries / Regions||Germany|