Former Chancellery chief Ronald Pofalla during questioning before the parliamentary committee investigating the NSA affair in Berlin. "Of course" he had been familiar with the issue, the former senior Merkel staffer said.
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Former Chancellery chief Ronald Pofalla during questioning before the parliamentary committee investigating the NSA affair in Berlin. "Of course" he had been familiar with the issue, the former senior Merkel staffer said.