Photo Gallery: The Merkozy Alliance 02/06/2012
 Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Nicolas Sarkozy are going to hit the...
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Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Nicolas Sarkozy are going to hit the campaign trail together in France where Sarkozy is in the middle of a difficult re-election fight. Merkel's outright support of Sarkozy's campaign is a significant break with tradition and diplomatic etiquette.