Angela Merkel on Europe 'We Are All in the Same Boat'

In a SPIEGEL interview, Chancellor Angela Merkel discusses Germany's power in the euro crisis and explains why the country exports weapons to authoritarian regimes like Saudi Arabia.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands behind a window with the reflection of an EU flag on Monday, June 3.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands behind a window with the reflection of an EU flag on Monday, June 3.

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Interview conducted by René Pfister, Martin Doerry and Konstantin von Hammerstein. Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan.