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Germany’s SPD party loses momentum

June 26, 2017 4:35 am

Germany’s SPD party loses momentum

Germany’s Social Democrats party have been holding its party conference, hoping to increase their popularity in advance of September’s general election.

The centre-left party had a brief boost in the polls earlier this year when Martin Schulz came back from decades in Brussels to become party leader.

But the so-called Schulz effect wore off.

Al Jazeera’s Dominic Kane reports from Dortmund.

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