Yannick Pasquet

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In Merkel's shadow, the woman behind the successful woman

/ Oct 20, 2013

In Merkel's shadow, the woman behind the successful woman

Angela Merkel owes her re-election for a third term as German chancellor partly to the success of another woman, her influential if discreet adviser, who observers say was the main driving force in helping propel Merkel to the top. Celebrating her triumph on election ...