Appointments Cancelled Merkel Breaks Pelvis in Skiing Accident

German Chancellor Angela Merkel fractured her pelvis in a skiing accident while on Christmas vacation in Switzerland, her spokesman said Monday. She has cancelled appointments and will have to spend much of the next three weeks lying down.
Chancellor Angela Merkel broke her pelvis in a skiing accident.

Chancellor Angela Merkel broke her pelvis in a skiing accident.

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cro -- with wire reports