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The World from Berlin Scandal 'Could Mean the End of Merkel's Government'

German President Christian Wulff refuses to step down amid a scandal involving a threatening phone call to a major newspaper and dodgy business dealings. German commentators warn that his resignation could cause Angela Merkel's government to collapse.
Demonstrators wave shoes as a sign of disrespect during a demonstration against German President Christian Wulff in front of his official residence in Berlin on Saturday.

Demonstrators wave shoes as a sign of disrespect during a demonstration against German President Christian Wulff in front of his official residence in Berlin on Saturday.

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-- David Gordon Smith