Interested Angie

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reacts, during a visit to the Siemens booth, at the industrial fair in Hanover, Germany, Monday, April 20, 2009. 6,150 exhibitors from more than 60 countries will participate in the world's largest fair for industrial technology from April 20 to April 24, 2009. South Korea is partner country of this year's fair.(AP Photo/Joerg Sarbach)


NOT like mother like daughter

Marisa Bruni-Tedeschi, the mother of France's first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy attends the first edition of Virginio Bruni-Tedeschi sailing trophy in Cavaliere, southern France, April 11, 2009.REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier (FRANCE POLITICS SPORT YACHTING HEADSHOT)

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Angie reviews the troops

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with members of the German army Bundeswehr in Kunduz, April 6, 2009. Merkel arrived in Afghanistan on Monday on a surprise trip to visit German troops there, a government spokesman said.REUTERS/Michael Kappeler/Pool (AFGHANISTAN MILITARY POLITICS)