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German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during her speech at an election campaign event her  German Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Fulda, Germany, on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. Words in background  read: 'For Germany'.  General elections are scheduled for Sunday Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during her speech at an election campaign event her German Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Fulda, Germany, on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. Words in background read: 'For Germany'. General elections are scheduled for Sunday Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

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