German Chancellor Angela Merkel waits to receive her certificate of appointment from German President Joachim Gauck (R) at Bellevue presidential palace in Berlin December 17, 2013. Merkel was elected ... more 
German Chancellor Angela Merkel waits to receive her certificate of appointment from German President Joachim Gauck (R) at Bellevue presidential palace in Berlin December 17, 2013. Merkel was elected to a third term as chancellor in a vote in the German lower house of parliament on Tuesday, paving the way for her new "grand coalition" government to be sworn in and formally take power later in the day. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch (GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS) less 
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