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Merkel party leads in EU election poll

04.04.14 @ 08:52

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Germany's Christian Democrats led by Chancellor Merkel are set to win the EU elections (40%), an ARD poll shows. The Social Democrats are at 28%, the Greens at 9% and the leftist Linke party at 7%. The anti-euro newcomer AfD is polling at 6%, while the Liberals are at 3%.