Photo Gallery: Germany's New President
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Photo Gallery: Germany's New President

Joachim Gauck Elected President A Beautiful Sunday for Germany

Joachim Gauck is Germany's new president after being elected on Sunday. The expectations for him are already unbelievably high, but he has a good chance of being a great head of state. He has experienced much of Germany's turbulent postwar history firsthand, and as a former East German pastor, he knows the value of freedom.