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Merkel a collateral victim of U.S. spying scandal

Widespread U.S. spying on German Internet and mobile-phone users is angering voters. Angela Merkel …

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Merkel’s manifesto serves EU better than Germany

The German chancellor’s campaign for a third term relies on promises of more redistribution …

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German eurosceptics strong enough to nudge Merkel

A new anti-euro party is unlikely to make it into parliament in the 2013 …

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Merkel will cope with regional election defeat

The German Chancellor’s CDU party has lost an important regional vote. This gives her …

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Germans have peculiar love-hate affair with Merkel

(This article has also been published as a Reuters Breakingviews comment on 2 January 2013.)
The chancellor …

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Merkel set for uncomfortable electoral victory

Four more years for Angela. (c) Armin Linnartz via Wikipedia
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Who is Jens Weidmann?

Several years ago I had dinner with Jens Weidmann. He just had given up …

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