Hot Water German Foreign Minister Summons US Ambassador

German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle has summoned the new American ambassador to Berlin over allegations the US has been tapping Chancellor Angela Merkel's cell phone.
US Ambassador to Germany John B. Emerson, left, took office just months ago.

US Ambassador to Germany John B. Emerson, left, took office just months ago.

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