On 14 March, Angela Merkel was sworn in for her fourth term as German Chancellor. Following the vote in the Bundestag, Merkel travelled to Schloss Bellevue to receive a letter of appointment from German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
Heiko Mass appointed Foreign Minister
Heiko Mass was appointed Foreign Minister in the new Cabinet on 14 March.
He previously served as Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection from 2013-2018 and replaces Sigmar Gabriel.