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In this Friday, March 17, 2017, file photo, German Chancellor Angela Merkel listens as Ivanka Trump speaks during a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington. Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official said Sunday, March 26. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, serves the ball to Philipp Kohlschreiber, of Germany, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

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Philipp Kohlschreiber, of Germany, returns the ball to Rafael Nadal, of Spain, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, returns the ball to Philipp Kohlschreiber, of Germany, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

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Angelique Kerber, of Germany, waves to the crowd after defeating Shelby Rogers, of the United States, 6-4, 7-5 during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Angelique Kerber, of Germany, hits a return to Shelby Rogers during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Anaheim Ducks right wing Jakob Silfverberg, left, of Germany, celebrates with left wing Andrew Cogliano, right, after Cogliano scored a goal during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Winnipeg Jets, Friday, March 24, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

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Winnipeg Jets center Adam Lowry (17) scores as the puck sails beyond the reach of New York Islanders goalie Thomas Greiss (1) of Germany with Islanders center John Tavares (91) trying in vain to block it during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in New York, (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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New York Islanders defenseman Adam Pelech (50) and New York Islanders goalie Thomas Greiss (1) of Germany defend the goal as Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (55) looks for an opening during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in New York, (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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St. Louis Blues' Jaden Schwartz, left, checks Anaheim Ducks' Korbinian Holzer, of Germany, during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Gen. George S. Patton (November 11, 1885 December 21, 1945) was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean and European theaters of World War II, but is best known for his leadership of the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944. Patton first saw combat during the Pancho Villa Expedition in 1916, taking part in America's first military action using motor vehicles. He later joined the newly formed United States Tank Corps of the American Expeditionary Forces and saw action in World War I, commanding the U.S. tank school in France before being wounded while leading tanks into combat near the end of the war. In the interwar period, Patton remained a central figure in the development of armored warfare doctrine in the U.S. Army, serving in numerous staff positions throughout the country. Rising through the ranks, he commanded the 2nd Armored Division at the time of the American entry into World War II. Patton led U.S. troops into the Mediterranean theater with an invasion of Casablanca during Operation Torch in 1942, where he later established himself as an effective commander through his rapid rehabilitation of the demoralized U.S. II Corps. He commanded the U.S. Seventh Army during the Allied invasion of Sicily, where he was the first Allied commander to reach Messina. There he was embroiled in controversy after he slapped two shell-shocked soldiers under his command, and was temporarily removed from battlefield command for other duties such as participating in Operation Fortitude's disinformation campaign for Operation Overlord. Patton returned to command the Third Army following the invasion of Normandy in June 1944, where he led a highly successful rapid armored drive across France. He led the relief of beleaguered American troops at Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge, and advanced his Third Army into Nazi Germany by the end of the war. (AP Photo/

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FILE - In this March 8, 2017 file photo, German Justice Minister Heiko Maas arrives for the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin. Germany's justice minister is proposing fines of up to 50 million euros ($53 million) for social networking sites that fail to swiftly remove illegal content, such as hate speech or defamatory "fake news." The plan proposed Tuesday, March 14, 2017 marks a further step in Germany's attempt to impose its strict domestic laws against incitement on the free-wheeling world of online chatter. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber/dpa via AP)

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New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic (3) tries to block a shot as New York Islanders goalie Thomas Greiss (1), of Germany, keeps his eyes on the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Monday, March 13, 2017, in New York, (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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Philipp Kohlschreiber, of Germany, reacts after losing a point to Stanislas Wawrinka, of Switzerland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Dominic Thiem, of Austria, returns a shot against Mischa Zverev, of Germany, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Stanislas Wawrinka, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Philipp Kohlschreiber, of Germany, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Angelique Kerber, of Germany, reacts after beating Pauline Parmentier, of France, during the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Angelique Kerber, of Germany, serves to Pauline Parmentier, of France, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Pauline Parmentier, of France, returns a shot to Angelique Kerber, of Germany, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Angelique Kerber, of Germany, returns a shot to Pauline Parmentier, of France, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)