Photo Gallery: German President Wulff Resigns
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Photo Gallery: German President Wulff Resigns

German President Resigns Search for Wulff's Successor Begins

Following the announcement by prosecutors that they would seek to lift his immunity, German President Christian Wulff announced Friday morning he would resign as the country's head of state. Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed her deep regret and said she would seek out a joint candidate supported by the major parties.
dsl/mew -- with wires