Angela Merkel, Germany’s ‘eternal chancellor’: A look back at an exceptional journey • FRANCE 24

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After 16 years leading Germany, Angela Merkel is bowing out. The chancellor will not be standing for re-election when the country goes to the polls on September 26. We take a look back at her incredible journey from growing up in East Germany to becoming one of the most powerful women in the world.

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The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

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