Massive Setback for Merkel Greens Score Big in Key German State

It is being hailed as the start of a new political era in Germany. The Green Party looks set to appoint its first state governor after Sunday's election in the state of Baden-Württemberg. The result is a huge setback for Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The Greens celebrate their historic victory in Baden-Württemberg on Sunday.

The Greens celebrate their historic victory in Baden-Württemberg on Sunday.

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dgs - with wire reports