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date: 19 February 2019

Merkel, Angela Dorothea (b. Hamburg, Germany, 17 July 1954) German; Chancellor of Germany 2005– 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

Although born in West Germany, Merkel, the daughter of a Protestant pastor, was brought up in East Germany. She graduated with a physics degree from Leipzig University in ... ...

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