German President Christian Wulff resigned on Friday on the back of the prosecution to the Parliament to withdraw immunity from him due to allegations that he took bribes previously, where German Chancellor Angela Merkel is supposed to deliver a speech within half an hour to comment on Wulff resignation.

It is worth mentioning that Merkel had chose Wulff to fill this position, where she decided to delay her travel to Rome amid this new incidents, as she was supposed to meet with Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti.