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Merkel's deputy wants to have a say in EU policy

28.01.14 @ 09:28

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Social-Democrat leader and energy minister Sigmar Gabriel, who also acts as deputy chancellor in Angela Merkel's cabinet wants to play a prominent role in Germany's EU policy, Spiegel reports. Unlike his predecessor, Gabriel joined finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble at a Franco-German meeting in Paris where they discussed eurozone banking union.