The World from Berlin 'The Greatest Danger to Merkel Bears the Name Hollande'

Angela Merkel's decision to campaign on behalf of French President Sarkozy has infuriated the German opposition, with some warning that it could damage German-French ties. But German commentators say that the bigger threat is posed by Sarkozy's Socialist challenger Francois Hollande.
Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy appeared jointly for a Monday afternoon television interview in Paris.

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy appeared jointly for a Monday afternoon television interview in Paris.

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-- Charles Hawley