German Political Leadership
In German with English translation.
Angela Merkel announced that the main political parties in Germany agreed that day that she will be Germany’s next chancellor. Her Christian Democratic Union Party will form a coalition with the Social Democratic Party (SPD), the party of outgoing Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder. Ms. Merkel also took questions from the press.
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