Election Triumph Merkel Victorious But Faces Tough Talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel won a historic election victory on Sunday as her conservatives scored their best result since reunification in 1990. It's a personal triumph for her, but she faces tough negotiations to form a stable government.
Four more years: German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a massive victory in Sunday elections.

Four more years: German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a massive victory in Sunday elections.

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Photo Gallery: The German Election in Numbers
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Photo Gallery: The German Election in Numbers

Photo Gallery: The Highs and Lows of Germany's 2013 Election
Foto: Michael Kappeler/ dpa
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Photo Gallery: The Highs and Lows of Germany's 2013 Election