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Merkel wins fourth term in Germany amid nationalist surge

Chancellor faces tricky coalition talks, far-right anti-migrant AfD vows to ‘take country back’ as they enter Parliament

Monday 25 September, 2017
Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term Sunday night, but now faces the tricky prospect of forming a coalition with two disparate new partners after voters weakened her conservatives and a far right, nationalist, anti-migrant party surged into Parliament.
Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term Sunday night, but now faces the tricky prospect of forming a coalition with two disparate new partners after voters weakened her conservatives and a far right, nationalist, anti-migrant party surged into Parliament. Foto:AP