Photo Gallery: Germans Go Nuts at Carnival
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Photo Gallery: Germans Go Nuts at Carnival

Foto: Roland Weihrauch/ dpa

Carnival Parades Germany Shuts Down for Mass Party

German carnival culminated on Rose Monday with huge parades in the cities of Cologne, Düsseldorf and Mainz. Hundreds of thousands lined the streets to catch sweets and watch the marching bands and satirical floats, one of which illustrated the close relationship between Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy.
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