Photo Gallery: Schulz's Failed Effort to Unseat Merkel
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Photo Gallery: Schulz's Failed Effort to Unseat Merkel

Seven Months with Martin Schulz The Anatomy of a Failed Campaign

When he first announced his candidacy, ex-European Parliament President Martin Schulz rocketed upward in the opinion polls. But his slide was just as dramatic. DER SPIEGEL was with him throughout and provides a unique look from the inside of his doomed effort to unseat Angela Merkel.