German Chancellor and leader of Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel is applauded by Gerda Hasselfeldt, head of the faction of Christian Social Union (CSU) in Berlin (L) and CDU party ... more 
German Chancellor and leader of Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel is applauded by Gerda Hasselfeldt, head of the faction of Christian Social Union (CSU) in Berlin (L) and CDU party secretary general Hermann Groehe after first exit polls in the German general election (Bundestagswahl) at the CDU party headquarters in Berlin September 22, 2013. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch less 
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